God Bless Emergency Veterinarians

God Bless Emergency Veterinarians

Last night was a hard night… I didn’t get a wink of sleep because I spent the entire night in a holding room at the veterinarian’s office. Jessie Rue was feeling unwell and while we aren’t over the hill, I am so thankful that she’s still here with us! Continue reading God Bless Emergency Veterinarians

OCA Midyear 2016

OCA Midyear 2016

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. Continue reading OCA Midyear 2016

Alaska Updates by the Oregonian

Alaska Updates by the Oregonian

I was fortunate enough to get to go to Wasilla, Alaska in the beginning of May as a part of my travels as the 2016 Miss Rodeo Oregon. It was such an amazing opportunity because it was a place that I never thought I would get to go and this is why these state titles are so amazing with their endless opportunities. Stay tuned for my self-proclaimed humorous thoughts on Alaska from my Oregonian perspective! Continue reading Alaska Updates by the Oregonian

From Wild to Willing featuring Allie Martin

From Wild to Willing featuring Allie Martin

Three months ago, I was sitting on the ground in a stall of a horse I had only just met, crying hysterically and feeling like a complete failure. It was day 5 and she huddled in the corner, quivering and terrified at my presence. I had no idea what to do, I had never been in a situation where I couldn’t even get close to a horse before. We were just two terrified, young animals staring blankly at each other, completely clueless and scared. Continue reading From Wild to Willing featuring Allie Martin