September 27, 2019

“You'll seldom experience regret for anything that you've done. It is what you haven't done that will torment you. The message, therefore, is clear. Do it! Develop an appreciation for the present moment. Seize every second of your life and savor it.” ― Wayne Dyer

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August 31, 2019

It’s a topic that has come up too much recently, so today’s thoughts are on our responsibilities as adopters.

Let’s face it, we live in a disposable society. Be it relationships or tangible objects, the days of fixing what’s broken are long gone. Attention spans are s...

July 26, 2019

It's oh-so easy to fall into routines in our daily lives. When we work towards goals, it's just that, WORK! Accomplishing your goals is not easy, not glamorous and most of the time, it's not fun. It's easy to fall into a pit of despair, especially when you start compar...

June 28, 2019

Amazing.  We’re already halfway through 2019.  How did that even happen?

As President of ROC the Standardbred, I constantly find myself feeling like we aren’t making progress.  But, honestly, I am proud of what’s been accomplished so far, both by the group.

So far,...

March 29, 2019

So much time and effort goes into Equifest, that is always seems to take me a week to recover!  So, here we are.  One week ago I had my truck and trailer packed to the gills with raffle prizes, banners, horses, hay and so much more, on our way to Hamburg, NY for the 20...

August 31, 2018

A couple of weeks ago, I received an early morning Facebook message from a stranger.  This person ended up telling me that it’s people like me who end up hurting the horses.  It all started when someone tagged me in one of those “bail the horse from the dealer before t...

January 18, 2017

With the craziness of the holidays over, and the lull of winter, it’s time to refocus on ROC the Standardbred and our goals for 2017.  We plan on hitting hard this year.  Our goals may be lofty, but you’re supposed to dream big, right?

So what’s in store you ask?...