A Day at the Races

Another successful Derby Day in the books. If you’ve been following my blog for a while now you know that the past two years I was cheering on the horses at Arlington Park in Chicago. Last weekend I watched the horse races at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California (close to LA). There is something […]

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A little history on the Derby

During the first weekend in May my friends and I headed to the race tracks to watch the Derby. While I was sipping on my second mint julep and admiring the colorful hats I began to wonder about the history of the Derby. After coming home from the horse races I looked more into how […]

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Derby Day

On Saturday morning ladies around the US put on the biggest and most colorful hats they owned and headed to the 142nd Derby day. Derby day is celebrated at race tracks across the country on the day of the famous Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. The day always falls on the first […]

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