Shetland Ponies in Cardigans: Only in Scotland

Some of you might have already seen a few of these photographs circling around the internet, but in case you didn’t, we here at Black Mountain Ranch had to make sure that you did. Yep, you haven’t read incorrectly, that was … Read More

Wranglin’ Wednesdays – Good Tidings To Y’all!

  Hey everyone! Merry Christmas, even if it is a day late! I’m really busy with last minute moving details, but I wanted to write a blog post anyway to see how everyone was doing. What did y’all get for … Read More


Wranglin’ Wednesdays – Bug Off

  Hello everyone! I hope y’all are havin’ a nice week, and if not, well, I hope it gets better! We’re going to continue on our medical discourse today, because I’m off on a tangent now, and there’s nothing worse … Read More

Thursday’s Treats for the Entire Family this Holiday Season

It’s already December 13th if you can believe it. 2012 is almost over, and Christmas is nearly here. How many of you have your shopping done already? Or have at least started? This year I did some planning in advance … Read More

Horse Loggers: Nature’s Companion

  Simon Lenihan, a full time commercial horse logger, removes a Scots Pine tree from the Balmoral Estate with Salome Du Pre Renier, a 4 year old Belgian Ardennes horse, on Dec. 11 in Balmoral, Scotland. I’m the first to … Read More

Wranglin’ Wednesdays – Not Awesome, Possum

  Whoa, readers! These last few days have been a whirlwind of packing, room dust, and more packing. Moving is hard! Enough complaining, though, because this week’s subject is pretty important, at least to me. EPM. Kind of run-of-the-mill, yeah? … Read More

The Glorious World Wide Web: A Rider’s Guide

John French and Rumba   Alright friends, I hope you are nearly set on your preparations, decorations, and salutations for the holidays! My breaks begins tomorrow, and I honestly cannot wait to put this incredibly hard semester behind me. This … Read More


Wranglin’ Wednesdays – Go Against The Grain!

  How’s it going, audience? Good? Good. Me, I’m sitting here on my living room couch, procrastinating on packing my room up until the last minute, as usual. As I sat, I thought of something: hey, wouldn’t my blog readers … Read More