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
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
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
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
Eva is a mare that will very dramatically make her opinion known on anything that intrudes on her life. Therefore when around 150 temporary stables were erected in what is normally a empty field and almost the same amount in lorries arriving in that same field, Eva had quite a lot to be upset about. … Continue reading Mass Arrival
While I struggle with tasks such as picking up and holding her feet, other things such as lunging I think I have her well trained. I say other things, who am I kidding, lunging is about the only thing I have her well trained on! Anyway ... even my boyfriend who has only lunged her a few times … Continue reading Lunging – The Helpful Boyfriend
A few days ago I made my first order from Evet and got quite a nice little surprise when the order arrived. I had ordered the prescription of sedation for the farrier, however along with the order came a pen, a key ring and a sachet of Vetrofen and coaster. First off the coaster is … Continue reading Review: An Order from Evet
On Monday night I was trying to pick up and hold Evas back feet for practice for the farrier coming on Wednesday... Guess what! Eva had other ideas! It was going alright but she kept trying to walk away even although I had her tied up quite tight right beside a haynet. She was trying … Continue reading Stamp!
Quite a funny article that you can read on Eventing Connect Have you had any interesting comments from dressage judges ?
Becoming savy with what Im spending is definitely something that I feel like I am beginning to nail this year. It started off with my car insurance rather than renew it I did a little shopping around and was eventually able to cut my monthly payments by half! This has slowly been transferring to other … Continue reading The Equestrian Bank Account – Budgeting