Category Archives: faith

Full-Hearted

Isn’t it the most wonderful thing to see God at work? He’s in everything at this little yard; present in each lesson, supervising each training session, caring about every small child and every bratty pony as His own. Even this … Continue reading

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Grateful Sappiness

I may be yard manager, but that doesn’t mean I don’t get very, very soppy about my friends the horses sometimes. I think a defining characteristic of the real horsewoman is that deep down, she’s still a 12-year-old girl who … Continue reading

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Some Highlights

Y’all know the drill by now: it was madness. Indeed it was. A happy mad jumble of riding, volunteering, lessons and challenges. I’m just going to go down my camera roll and blather. It’s something, right? Thunder continues to work … Continue reading

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Two Weeks’ Recap

I’m a little overdue. But here goes – pictures and ramblings, the norm. Skye is still the reigning queen of the yard, and doubly content to have Lady Erin to babysit. Plopsie herself can now walk around her field on … Continue reading

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Trails and Trailers

Today our yard was the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. This week everyone progressed in leaps and bounds, which is wonderful; we had a really productive, steady week and I feel ridiculously blessed. And I don’t … Continue reading

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Q1 Goal Recap

We’ve put in lots of work – let’s see how it’s paying off. Arwen Get points for Elementary Medium. One-fifth of the way there; we have 2 points and we need 10. Of course, it would help if we could … Continue reading

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First Frost

I do realise that it’s well past the first quarter of the year and a goal recap is in order. It’s in the pipeline. First, exciting news: our neighbours had a dusting of frost over their vlei (marshland, to our … Continue reading

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