May was such an interesting month for me. On one hand I felt like I didn't really have much going on and then the end of the month exploded in a whirlwind of activity. The day before I left for Alaska for 6 days I accepted a new position working in a town about 45... Continue Reading →
Yesterday I said good bye to my employment status at Wilco Farm Stores. It was the saddest and hardest work good bye I have ever had to do.
For those of you who don't know, I just accepted a new position with the Oregon Cattlemen's Association located in Salem, Oregon; aka the Capitol. The way everything happened for the position was a crazy turn of events but I look forward to the opportunity to work in a job that allows me the opening to give voice through both my own voice and through my words for Oregon's ranchers.
I am impatient. I am an impatient human being. I pride myself on being able to run fast, to talk fast, to write fast, think fast, to type fast, and so much more. So what happens when the "Queen of FAST" has to go slow... when she has to wait? Well, you find other things... Continue Reading →
In order to get the most out of life you've got to make it a challenge; constantly push yourself to the borderline of insanity and that is where opportunities will begin to reward you for your hard work, ambition, and drive! Sometimes I don't feel like I am doing so good. I feel like I... Continue Reading →
I live in a lifetime where the most patriotic thing we see is Captain America in the Avenger's movies. My guy friends scoff at Chris Evan's character, laughing at his old fashioned manners, polite-gentleman-like behavior and respect for women while my gal friends literally swoon every time he's on screen. We can't even begin to comprehend what it was like to be alive and to be a part of society as The Greatest Generation.
Who am I? I am a lot of things! That's something that I'm pretty proud of and so I want to share with you a few interesting facts about myself, so, if you're an interviewer out there, here's some exciting things you can ask me to elaborate on! 😉 I was a pretty phenomenal rabbit... Continue Reading →
When it comes to being a rodeo queen mom no one has don more or worked more years than Barb Carr, the current Miss Rodeo Oregon Pageant Inc. president and mother of 2011 Miss Rodeo Oregon and 2012 Miss Rodeo America Mackenzie Carr Ivie. Check out her thoughts about what it's like to be the "Ultimate Rodeo Queen Mom!"