Category Archives: Midwest Girl

The Grandma Sweater Goes to the City

Unbeknownst to the other Shells, the Grandma Sweater has been quietly making the rounds.  She went to Boulevard and Bix in the city.  She received compliments on her stylishness.  We all know a good quality Grandma is worth her weight in gold. The bottom line is that if you want to call me a grandma, […]

Emergency Dismount

I was recently having a conversation about safety and the sport of horseback riding. My experience with horses didn’t have a lot to do with safety.  I’m probably lucky to be alive.   This particular mom turned to me and said she heard a cry that the horse with her daughter on it was going down.  The horse […]