With Blair at the end of this week I need to get packing. So once you have your shopping list sorted as we all love a good splurge but lets be honest when can we ever afford to buy everything we really want? So have a think and then you can keep your eyes peeled … Continue reading The Equestrian Bank Account – Camping at Shows
This video was taken a year ago. Eva came in from the field very hyper. As she was practically levitating off the ground I thought I would best give her a quick lunge before riding or else if I got on straight away I may as of joined a rodeo. As you can see from … Continue reading Timehop Memory #15
Today I decided to get brave. No bare with me. Not "oh that is clearly going to end in tears brave", not "come on, why do that? Type of brave". We decided to go out on a different hack. One that we had been on with our friend but not alone. So off we went. … Continue reading We were doing so well!!
I AM ON A DIET A. DIET. THE HORROR, THE OUTRAGE. THIS IS ABSOLUTELY ...PREPOSTEROUS!! Dear diary, I have decided to keep a diary now due to the declining condition of my standard of living. Yesterday my human decided - because she apparently gets to decide everything in my life - that I shall be … Continue reading Diary of a Moody Mare Vol #1
Eva is not a particularly affectionate horse. She is not a horse that will stand for cuddles and attention. Then again Im not a human who is particularly cuddly either. She likes her space. Her bubble. She demands respect of her space. In the time that I have owned her there have been a few … Continue reading Signs of Affection
As I mentioned in my planning post I had a lesson scheduled with an instructor who regularly holds clinics at the yard and around the country. So once I knew my lesson time I asked the yard staff to bring in my mare at sometime after lunch. The idea being that her ladyship would be … Continue reading New Instructor Nerves
We both look so happy dont we ! 😂😂
With Blair Atholl horse Trials fast approaching I decided that I should make a "wish list" so that I am not tempted into buying whatever I think is pretty. This is all very well being said, however my shopping list isn't small when has the wish list of an equestrian ever been small?! It is not … Continue reading The Equestrian Bank Account – Sizeable Shopping List
Do you have any tips for giving your horses tail a tidy up ? Having neglected my mares tail for quite a while - like a reallly long while - I decided it was time for a tidy up as she would be sleeping for a while after the farrier. I use a Solo Rake … Continue reading The Great Tail Tidy up
We are getting there! I think in the older photo she surpised me a bit by launching herself at the jump hence why I am still sitting and not giving with my hands 🙈 The 'now' photo was about 5months ago, I cant wait for our jumping lesson that we have booked!