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Rodeo Houston

Throwback Tuesday?RODEO HOUSTON- the mecca of food, shopping and FANTASTIC hospitality!Rodeo Houston is one of my favorites. The money & opportunities that the cowboys have is an added plus but what I really can’t get enough of is the hospitality! You arrive and instantly get that Beyonce treatment.The Hollywood treatment always comes at a [...]

Behind the Scenes: The Rodeo World

After blogging all about Addy May’s adventures I’ve decided it’s time I tell you how we got started. Addy May and I did not come from a rodeo family. We grew up in a small town in Texas but partook in the other end of the riding spectrum. I grew up showing [...]

George Strait Team Roping Classic

The King of Country Music hosts a Team Roping Jackpot every year at The San Antonio Rose Palace. This jackpot means BIG MONEY with over 700 team roping teams battling to place in the money. First place at this shindig pays roughly $136,000, a truck & a trailer. Yes, you read that right… $136,000! [...]

The Western and Urban Infusion it the Bling and the Bang or the Ying and the YangWhat do you think of when you think of western wear?   Pearl snaps?  Cowboy boots?  Bandanna prints? Of course! Those traditional styles are trademark western wear but, today’s western is all that and so much more.  Western wear is now western fashion!  The standard work-wear [...]

Timed Event Championships 15'

THE MARATHON OF THEM ALL! Three days, 5 rodeos with each cowboy competing in 5 events per rodeo. The Timed Event Championship, TEC, is at Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, OK.This drive was a short 5 hours for this Texas family.  By now, my baby bear has become accustomed to the driving and is AMAZING at entertaining herself. [...]

RFDTV American Rodeo

We made it home from the freezing rain in Fort Worth while there for the RFDTV American!  The American was full of fun times with extended family that we don't get to see much of AND... fashion!  As most of you know, The Rodeo World is a world of its own.  In that World is a [...]

A Day in the Life

Adventures of Addy MayAddy May spends her spare time bossing around her mom and attending rodeos with her beloved Steer Wrestler.  As far as Addy May is concerned, we travel to rodeos for her to ride carnival rides, eat popcorn and Sprite (if and only if she sits through the steer wrestling) and  SHOP !Follow Addy [...]