Livin’ the Ranch Life

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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The Role Of Discovery In Our Programs

Redemption, Strength, and Discovery The natural world of a horse is based on relationship. These relationships for a horse hold the herd together and assure survival.  The family unit must have feelings of trust, respect, and confidence in the leader and a...

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Why Is It So Important To Strengthen Our Children?

Non-Profit Rio Verde Ranch Working With Kids Our children are our future. Every child deserves to be loved and children deserve to play no matter what their story or age. To allow a child to grow into a functional and productive member of society they need confidence....

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