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Wait For The Jump · 1W ago

My Mother's Visit from PR

"Your mom came to visit yesterday. We're worried about her health. She looks terrible, emaciated. Have you considered taking her to a doctor in Maryland for a second opinion? Her doctors her...
Wait For The Jump · 1W ago

Gracie and the Indoor

The move to the new barn is official. It is 10 minutes from home (3 miles!!!), en route to one of my jobs, has an enormous outdoor, trail access...AND AN INDOOR ARENA.Have some photo spam of...
Wait For The Jump · 1M ago

2017: The Year of Self-Discovery

Aka "The Year of  Not-Riding and Not-Blogging." I announced in late 2016 that the blog was not going to be revolving around mostly horses anymore; I wanted it to be more three-dimensional an...
Wait For The Jump · 1M ago

Tales From the Trenches: Christmas Eve in the ICU

*Warning: you will want tissues handy.*His name was Jerry.He was one of those cats that arrives at the hospital a terrified spitfire: screaming, yowling, and doing his best to try to kill an...
Wait For The Jump · 2M ago

Powerlifting

I folded my body tidily into a squat with my thighs below parallel, while wrapping my left hand under the bar, my right hand over the bar. I closed my fingers tight around the iron and made ...
Wait For The Jump · 2M ago

The Girls (Yes, I Still Have Horses)

Lily and Gracie are fine. They have mostly had this year off from riding as I've been exploring the world of lifting. At this moment in time, I'm not sure I will return to endurance. The wor...
Wait For The Jump · 2M ago

Post-Apocalyptic

I've had a hard time just naming this post. Several of you asked me to keep you updated about PR after my Apocalypse post. And that is here, but it is also about so much more.Contrary to wha...
Wait For The Jump · 3M ago

The Experiment Continues Part V: The 100

Continued from here. This is the last of the fitness posts for a while. Maybe. ;)On this particular day, there had been some confusion over the time at which the group would be meeting: I en...
Wait For The Jump · 3M ago

On Gratefulness, Love, a Hurricane, and Being Puerto Rican

Several of you asked me to keep you updated about PR after my Apocalypse post.Contrary to what seemed to be the case with my workout posts, there isn't a second of the day when I'm not think...
Wait For The Jump · 3M ago

The Experiment Continues Part IV: Power

Continued from here.Unrelated to this post but proof that Lily and Gracie are still here. <3As the show date got closer, I had had a feeling that something was going to happen to keep me fro...