Monthly Archives: August 2015


Next time

"Champions are not the ones who always win races - champions are the ones who get out there and try. And try harder the next time. And even harder the next time. 'Champion' is a state of mind. They are devoted. They compete to best themselves as much if not more than they compete to [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:02:17-06:00August 31st, 2015|Life|0 Comments


Have you ever watched as someone tries to shut a suitcase that obviously wasn’t intended to fit all the stuff they have placed inside of it?  They are slamming it as if the 20 pairs of pants will miraculously get smaller.  The zippers or the clamps are bending way past their intended use.  Why do [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:02:17-06:00August 28th, 2015|Prosperity|2 Comments

Soft 3

Soft – 3 I often write about the word soft.  I think it is the word that is used to mean many different things to many people when training and showing horses.  HERE and HERE are the link to prior blogs about the word. This will be hard for some to believe, but I was watching [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:02:18-06:00August 26th, 2015|Horses|1 Comment

Good People

I just unloaded horses from a long drive home from Canada.  I got a story, but not what you may be thinking. 10 days ago I drove to Canada and back home to haul a second load of horses into Canada because of a 21 day quarantine issue.  Not the worst thing in the world [...]

By |2015-08-24T01:15:33-05:00August 24th, 2015|Life|17 Comments


Parkinson's law is the adage that "work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion".  The 80/20 rule is that 80% of the value comes from 20% of the effort.  If we combine these two theories and only do the 20% that is most beneficial and we set a short timeframe (like [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:02:19-06:00August 7th, 2015|Prosperity|0 Comments

5 people

I’ve heard many times that you are a combination of the 5 people you spend the most time with.  The following is a post by Liz Steffes.  She is an entrepreneur and coach with beach body as well as a positive influence on everyone she interacts with.  She is the kind of people I try [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:02:19-06:00August 3rd, 2015|Life|0 Comments