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"
Finally the day came! Everything was boxed up! We. Were. Ready! I lost count of how many trips back and forth that it took. But it is done! We have been wanting to move for a while, not far just a different part of the city, so it was very exciting. Our plan was to … Continue reading Moving Time // December Plans
When I first bought my mare a field of good grass sent her weight up and her mind slightly crazy. While on good grass she really didn't need much extra for energy, by that I mean, she had loads of it and I struggled to contain the crazy! After moving her in 2015 to the … Continue reading Changing Feed
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 …..
A fantastic shot of Eva that my boyfriend took and I edited. Often when my boyfriend and I go and collect Eva from the field I notice her watching him. Just keeping an eye on him. On this occasion I was leading her and he was slighlt behind us. As she turned to check on … Continue reading Timehop Memory #20
*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
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
This week there was a jumping night on at the yard, this is basically a relaxed format schooling night you can enter what ever height you want and pay to do a few rounds. So you could do a round of the 70cm and a round of the 80cm or do two of the 80cm … Continue reading Jumping Practice Night 🍕🐴