Fall Western Weddings

Although wedding season has come and gone, there are still many weddings coming with the rest of the year. Fall is a great time for couples to be joined into unity for many reasons. The weather is nicer, not so hot and humid. The leaves are changing colors, the stars come out sooner, and it’s a great setting for a …

Horseback Therapy

Equine therapy has been used for thousands of years. Documentation has been found to exist as far back as 600 B.C. Therapeutic riding can benefit individuals with many different physical and mental challenges.   What is therapeutic riding?   Guided by an instructor, therapeutic riding benefits the emotional, cognitive, social, and physical wellbeing of the rider. Not only does it …

Sleeping in a Bubble

For all of those who love to travel and see/do new things, Bubble Hotels should be on your bucket list.  They are the best way to really soak in your surroundings and sleep under the stars! With 360-degree views of the landscape, you will be able to fully enjoy all the scenery. This style of lodging is popular for mostly …

Vacation Spots You Must Visit This Summer!

With summer being here we, all have one thing on our mind… summer vacation! The trick is, where do you want to go? If you are wanting a nice relaxing western lifestyle getaway, I have the perfect places you should run to right now. With the COVID pandemic hopefully coming to an end you might want to travel far from …

Cowgirls of Color

When you think of cowgirl or cowboy you think of a Caucasian on a horse in the middle of the desert. At least that’s what the old western movies depicted. Yet that’s not how it’s always been. The Cowgirls of Color were formed in 2016 to change the old school perspective. They are an all women of color rodeo group …

10 Signs You’re Living the Western Lifestyle

Here at South Texas Tack, we find ourselves surrounded by anything and everything western. It’s no secret we love our products and our customers so we compiled a list of things we believe prove you’re living the western lifestyle. Here’s what we put together: You have more boots than regular shoes. Chances are your closet floor has an array of …

Chuckwagon Style

During the old days Chuckwagons where seen as the food truck of today. In 1866, Charles Goodnight introduced the chuckwagon to feed the influx workers out west. The wagon served simple foods like beans, biscuits and coffee. Many of the cowboys back then pulled a chuckwagon with every gathering.   Today the chuckwagon is still used at gatherings and parties …

Experience the Western Lifestyle

With the NFR coming to Texas in December we wanted to help you truly get the Texas experience. We were talking just this morning about how proud Texans are of our state and we couldn’t agree more. Normally the NFR is in Las Vegas, which believe me, it’s a girl’s trip every year and we have a blast, but this …

What’s in your Showbox?

Although there are many items considered essential when going to shows, there are a few here that are must haves. Broken down by species, here are some items that we feel is our list of essential products for your show box or trailer when heading to shows!   Hogs The Sullivan’s Supply Carbon Fiber Whip is a great addition to …

The Dream Barn

When you think about the perfect barn, what comes to your mind? Seriously, think about it. If money was not an issue (we all know it is, budgets are important), sky is the limit, what would be the must have in your barn? Here is what we were thinking. Stalls Well depending on the number of horses you need to …

Chief Joseph Ranch

What a great place to get the feel of the western lifestyle. You know this is the real thing, especially when they base a TV series on the property. This is where Yellowstone, a Paramount television series is filmed. Chief Joseph Ranch is located in Montana, Bitterfoot Valley.   You can also take a vacation at Chief Joseph Ranch, which …

Capturing the Moments

Kristi Bracewell Photography provides a unique experience with the highest quality of pictures in all of Texas, and undoubtedly the most creative work of art seen. Her work ranges from weddings and events to family sessions to newborn photography, and more. She incorporates a variety of adorable animals in many shoots. But, behind the lens, you will find the artist …