Quiet Woman Cattle Company

May 07, 2019  •  Leave a Comment
Today we are introducing you to Jeff Myers of Quiet Woman Cattle Company! Jeff and I met through a mutual show that was cancelled. Due to the surprise we chatted about it on Facebook. Soon we were talking about the next available show in Reno. He said he was invited to the Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity and wasn’t sure if he was going to attend. Afte...
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Thanksgiving & Black Friday Sale

November 21, 2018  •  Leave a Comment
Happy Thanksgiving & Black Friday Sales Event! Sale Ends Friday Night at 11:59 p.m. Standard Pacific Time!! For a short time, you can purchase any of these 6 packages listed below IN OUR ONLINE STORE ONLY. This is a special event and the link to this store will no longer be available after Black Friday at midnight. Click on any Package Photo belo...
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Fall Updates

October 01, 2018  •  2 Comments
Happy Fall Ya’ll! Howdy and good morning! How are you? I wanted to ask, “Have you been enjoying our book, “Rider on the Pony Express Trail, Volume One?” Please let us know. Even better, leave a review on Amazon and Good Reads! The photo we are sharing today was taken in 2016 while on the Pony trail in California. It was a beautiful day in Octobe...
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Cowboy Coloring Book Release!

September 07, 2018  •  2 Comments
Howdy! We wanted to let you know what we have been working on this summer. We have researched and studied how to create a coloring book with our Western Lifestyle Photography! Today we are releasing our “Cowboy Coloring Book: Central Montana Ranches” and so excited to share it with you! AND, we hope that you will share your artwork with us by tag...
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Free eBook

May 25, 2018  •  5 Comments
RELEASE DATE: MAY 28, 2018 Title: Rider on the Pony Express Trail: Volume 1 Author: Carla E Photography FREE!! We are temporarily giving away our full color Kindle eBook, for FREE! “TWO DAYS ONLY” May 28 & May 29 FREE Download Why? 1 st) We want to offer all of our faithful followers a chance to enjoy our book for free to say THANK...
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PONY EXPRESS!

Howdy! Thank you for choosing to follow along with us!

In order to catch you up to speed, if you are just joining in, I want to let you know about my personal project. My faithful companion, Rider (a gorgeous Australian Cattle Dog) and I, have been traveling on an Adventure, for a few years now… following the Central Overland Pony Express Trail.

Carla and Rider at Round FortRound Fort is between Ibapah and Callao Utah. It is also called Canyon Station. The Pony Express Canyon Station was further West of here though... This rock fortress was built the year after the Pony Express had ended.

Currently we are working on a Photo Journal, that will be an Ebook, with our personal experiences on the road. I started this journey, due to a visit to Fort Churchill, with my family in 2014. I read how it was built to protect the Pony Express Riders and the California Emigrant Trail. I have always been fascinated with the old West, and that of course included the Pony.  On that day, surprised to find such a fortress still standing, I wanted to know if there were more!  The photos I have captured, of these gems in the desert, will be in a Photo Book/Coffee Table Book. There will also be some History of the Stations, Station Keepers, Hostlers and the Riders.

Very naively I started this journey with the thought that the Pony Express "Auto Route" would drive me conveniently near all the ruins... Well, that was silly, and now I know better!

Please continue to "Ride Shotgun in Spirit" with us as we visit Historical Places along the route, and visit many Museums that house Archives of the daring young, and some not so young, Riders of the Infamous Pony Express!

Occasional we will also share with you many of the other sights seen along the way while traveling through California, Nevada and Utah.

We have decided to stop the book and journey for the time being at Salt Lake City, UT for a couple of reasons;

  • One) We have thousands of Photos with just these 3 States alone.
  • Two) The History of the Riders is pretty much split as Salt Lake being the middle. Though geographically that is not so. The 2 Divisions that will be included in our first book, are at the most Western end of the Trail.

There are 3 more Divisions from Salt Lake City to St. Joseph Missouri. Lord Willing, we will make a book Two!

We are so blessed to have YOU to share this Journey with us.

THANK YOU!

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