Parker County Today September 2017 - Page 76

O Emily Beck — Stars and Strides Therapeutic Stables riginally from Fort Worth, 27-year-old Emily Beck is a self-described country girl at heart. She has always enjoyed the outdoors, especially horses. Her love of horses is one of the reasons she decided to move west to Parker County, where the atmosphere is more laid-back, yet still has a lot to offer.  “Most people don’t understand how big Parker County actually is and how fast it’s growing,” she said. “Parker County has all the amenities you need, yet you are away from the hustle and bustle of the big city vibe.” Beck sells real estate and specializes in residential, farm and ranch properties for Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty in the Parker County area. She decided to participate in this bachelorette competition aft