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.
This weekend at the 2016 Miss Rodeo Washington Pageant presented me with a unique opportunity to reach a national audience while showcasing the pageants of state title holders as well as answer questions that people may have about rodeo queening! What I wanted to do as the host for Rodeo Chat's Snapchat during the Miss Rodeo Washington Pageant is really highlight all of the aspects and all of the hard work that these young ladies go through just to COMPETE at the pageant, nothing even close to what they will be doing as title holder. I think that we were pretty successful!
This is quite simply a blog of apology - I am so sorry for the hiatus I have taken from the blogging world. It's not that I don't love to blog, in fact, it's quite the opposite! Maybe some cool video blogs will suffice for an apology bribe.. I mean gift!
With the birth of my first foal I realized that all of my riding experience and training have not fully prepared me for this moment. It seemed that even 4H, of all things, was even lacking when it came to my breeding and foaling knowledge. Being my typical self, hell-bent on learning as much as... Continue Reading →
So you want to run in the PRCA? You want to become a superstar at the National Finals Rodeo or win a million dollars on the top circuits? First you have to become a professional and then you have to qualify; let me explain how all of this happens. Note #1: If the rodeo is sanctioned... Continue Reading →
The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association is organized in a slightly complicated fashion into circuits and tours that can be very confusing to those who have no idea about the road to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. I would like to dedicate and entire blog to the circuits, tours, finals, and qualifying for those of you... Continue Reading →