Before anyone gets excited... Its for a friend... I promise. Don't get me wrong, I would not say no to another horse, not that I would ever sell Eva but, you know, I think she would love a sibling... (But in all seriousness I do plan on getting a second horse in 2020 for various … Continue reading Shopping for a Horse!
"Due to temperatures dropping to minus -5 overnight and despite all the efforts to keep the outdoor arena rideable we have been left with no alternative but to cancel today's show. We'd like to apologies for this but for health and safety reasons and welfare of horses and riders we have no choice" Oh well … Continue reading December Show Jumping
My mare always likes to make a point..... rearranging her rugs is a favourite. Throwing brushes out of the stable is also a favourite ... My response to this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge , "Cheeky"
Christmas! And it is December, therefore not "too far away" to start getting excited for Christmas. Every year I say Im going to start buying things really early for xmas so that all the gifts dont go on that final pay cheque before Christmas but here I am again. Will I ever learn ? Probably … Continue reading Its starting to feel a lot like …..
*Insert inspirational quote about using manners here* Something has gotten all up in ma grill recently I am not going to lie. Lets go over some basic rules when riding in an arena with others; Always ask before entering the school Do not adjust jumps without asking the person who was in the school first. … Continue reading Schooling Manners
British Eventing Fixtures 2018 Last week British Eventing officially released the fixtures for 2018. I have seen many people start to plan their entries for the upcoming year. I wish I was joining them in doing so!! Hopefully in the next few years this will become a reality for me but until then I will … Continue reading British Eventing Dates
Last week I booked myself in for another jumping lesson as it has been a while since I had one. This was my third lesson with this guy and I really enjoy them. The lesson was in the same format as our first lesson were we started with poles then canter poles in to a … Continue reading Jumping lessons
When else is better to write a blog post than when you have been up since 3 am because your throat is massively swollen and you are in a flu medicine induced haze .... (I won't be telling you how long it just took me to spell medicine ) Finding the balance with horses and... … Continue reading Balancing Act
This year is flying by incredibly fast!! As winter arrives the dark nights really feel like they are closing in. Right now as I am writing this it is half seven and it looks like it is midnight out side. Overall this is going to be a very busy month for me, therefore Eva will … Continue reading November
In a bit of a spur of the moment I decided to enter the Halloween fun show jumping classes on Saturday! As much as I could of dressed up which I was thinking on doing I decided to go in competition gear. Before you say anything I have two reasons for this. Firstly if you … Continue reading Halloween Fun Show – I fell off!! 🙊👻