If I don't plan for something and put a date in my diary I will not get it done - this is me and I know it. So when I want to get something done I need to either decide the date that I will do whatever it is or get something booked. When it … Continue reading August | The Works
Practice practice practice! I gave her a bit of a hair cut today... I think I might of done it alittle too short though 🙈
Quite a funny article that you can read on Eventing Connect Have you had any interesting comments from dressage judges ?
Pretty much ready for public consumption The verdict from our lesson. 😁 Our flat work lesson was... a sweaty one. The aim of the lesson today was getting her off my right leg as we were falling out to the right alot, if we were on the left rein we would fall out and on … Continue reading July Lesson
I recently read a post by another blogger about voluntary work at a BE event where they were fence judging - read it here - which got me thinking that this month, while I can't enter anything, I should think about doing something similar. As fate would have it a few days later someome posted … Continue reading Dressage Scoring – Volunteering
Last night was one of those not so pretty rides... With a pretty busy life at the moment my mare has been getting a reasonably light exercise for the past few weeks and last night I really felt it for both of us. The start was pretty good she was off the leg and holding … Continue reading Bad Habits 😳
When your favourite Jodphurs get a hole in the crotch #Riderproblems So I am now on the look out for a nice pair of jods that won't break the bank. Anyone got any recommendations?
I briefly mentioned in an earlier post that my mare can be a little "funny" catching sometimes and to be honest it can be very frustrating for me. A month will go past were she will catch everyday absolutely fine then the next month I have to be ready to wait 20 minutes before she … Continue reading To catch or not to catch, that is the frustration
As my boyfriend joined me at the yard today I thought I would do some schooling rather than hack. When we got down to the school we realised that the dressage markers were still out. So I thought we might as well have a ride in the school and Eva could have a good look … Continue reading Dressage Practice
Making the most of these evenings after work! Riding in the evenings after work means it's not the full heat of the day and generally it's a little cooler so that it makes it easier to ride. I'll still have a face like a beet root when we finish though!