Misty Chincoteague Horse Vacation

2017-06-27T11:44:45+00:00 March 11th, 2015|Horse News, Reviews|

  With large swathes of the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge to roam, catching a glimpse of the fabled wild ponies of Chincoteague up close can be a challenge. Yet, after reading the famous children’s book Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry, seeing these wild ponies up close is what so many young horse lovers dream [...]

John Steinbeck’s The Red Pony

2017-06-27T11:44:58+00:00 April 23rd, 2014|Reviews|

The Red Pony on display at Steinbeck Center, Salinas, California As a young girl growing up in California, I remember reading John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. However, it was Steinbeck's movie The Red Pony that will forever be etched in my memory bank. Born in Salinas, California in 1902, John Steinbeck grew [...]

Horseback Riding Vacation Chincoteague Island, Virginia

2017-06-27T11:45:25+00:00 July 28th, 2010|Horse News|

  Horseback Riding Vacation on Chincoteague Island, Virginia Walter Farley's Black Stallion book series and Margueritte Henry's Misty of Chincoteague series; if you are a horse lover, you probably read these books growing up in your youth. It's probably a safe bet that you collected Breyer model horses and perhaps hung a horse [...]