Lauren Mauldin

A Horseless Horse Owner

I'm currently in a new spot in my life so far with horses. I own the world's most handsome, hilarious and spectacular (at least to me!) Thoroughbred, but he's 1...

I Went On An Equestrian Spending Freeze

The horse world is expensive. Nobody denies that, and the typical owner isn't often faced with a lot of areas where they can cut corners and not hurt their hors...

Celebrate Your Victories

As I prepare for my big move to California next week, my house is a labyrinth of boxes and bubble tape. Moving from a moderate sized house to a studio apartment...

5 Reasons I’m Proud I Was a Backyard Rider

When I started riding at hunter/jumper show barns again in my late twenties after a few years off, I was that person in the barn who was always spouting off abo...

Should You Have to Earn Your Jumper Bonnet?

Recently I was talking to a friend at the barn about jumper bonnets, a topic I'm perhaps unreasonably passionate about. I asked if she was going to get a bonnet...