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Travel Nashville: Side-saddle Fashion at Cheekwood and beyond

“It’s all about the gear,” someone said as I shopped for, well … riding clothing at The Royal Winter Fair in Toronto last fall. Granted, I can’t get enough horse embossed hoodies, jackets, coats, bags and boots. There’s something classic about equestrian style and, thanks to the tights-as-pants trend, it’s easy to pull off in […]

Belle Meade Plantation Horse Nashville

Travel Nashville, TN: Belle Meade Historical Site and the Belle Mare

Belle Meade Plantation is a historic property in Nashville, Tennessee steeped in centuries of American history, problematic and otherwise … but today, it celebrates the horse. Thoroughbred horses.

Riding horse at Juro Stables in Nashville

Travel, Nashville, Tennessee: Wet Wilderness Ride with Lucy the Tennessee Walking Horse

And it’s muddy alright. It’s been storming three days straight in Nashville and the tornado siren has gone off twice today, I’m told. During some strange twist of fate, I’m riding in the window of rain reprieve. It’s stopped for the time being, and there’s only wind infrequently blowing.