Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.
The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.
Natural hairstyles, especially braided ones, ruled the rural streets I roamed as a kid. It wasn’t until after my college years I big chopped my tresses and transitioned to dreadlocks. Styling my locs while working the land nowadays requires a little more arm action since I often go high bun for labor days. However, my […]
Fluff up some autumn leaves for cushion, sit back and embrace nature. One of the easiest — and cheapest — ways to go on a great equine escape is daydreaming in a secluded Southern space. One of my favorite places to prop up and creatively brainstorm upcoming destinations to explore is on my great-grandma’s front […]
The best way for wet and wild locs to dry up for us farm girls: natural sunlight. By the end of this year’s annual horse shoot, Cowgirl Doreen’s washed sisterlocks were sun soaked and looked as vibrant as ever. For years while tending to my farm-life duties, I’ve pulled a wash-and-go, and after a good […]
Horses are equipped with small stomachs. Yep! The average-sized 1,000-pound horse belly only has a capacity of 2 to 4 gallons, which limits the amount of feed a horse can digest at one time. What horses put into their bodies matters — big time. So if you’re going into horse ownership, make sure these six […]
Howdy. I'm Cowgirl Candace, an award-winning journalist, internationally published brand blogger and fourth-generation farm girl.