Livin’ the Ranch Life

Building Cowboy Dreams in the Desert

It’s a beautiful day in Rio Verde. The sun is out, there’s not a cloud in the sky and the horses roaming on the spacious, 15-acre ranch help create a serene and picturesque atmosphere. It’s late July, which means temperatures of more than 100 degrees. Reigning Grace...

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Coming Out of Our Shells and Finding Self-Confidence

After tragically losing my father at 19, beating cancer twice by age 25 and getting out of an abusive marriage I found myself struggling as a single parent. I didn’t know how to help my children work through their struggles, especially my daughter. She was struggling...

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Hurt, Lost, and Disconnected

I started coming to Reigning Grace Ranch (RGR) when I was 13 years old. My two little sisters and I were some of the first girls to go through the program. We came here because NOTHING else had worked for us and our therapist didn’t know what else to recommend. Since...

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New Children Programs At RGR

Young Men's Mentorship Programs at RGR Our young children today need a strong sense of who they are, what they want to stand for, and what kind of life they want to have. The trouble is this kind of reflection generally falls between the cracks in standard school...

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The Strength of A Horse

Horses are prey animals, they are not predators and therefore think very differently from their human counterpart.  Horses are also extremely social and family oriented.  In a herd, a horse’s life depends on his relationship with the family.  In a herd, there is...

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