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Gratitude and the Outside Rein

Today was our second lesson with Coach J, and I was nervous. Shocker. I had spent all week on poor longsuffering Thunder, trying to get the whole outside rein thing sorted out, and it just wasn’t working. I hoped Coach … Continue reading

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Kingdom of Heaven

Burnout is an ugly, hateful, soul-draining thing. If I could choose between anxiety and burnout, I’d choose anxiety. Every time. But sometimes this life takes everything I’ve got and requires me to spend myself well beyond my limits. I do … Continue reading

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Going Large

Champagney has been in training for almost five months now. At times the pace seems almost glacial – as it generally is, with remedial horses. Her owner has been utterly fabulous. Between injuries and the simple reality of working with … Continue reading

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Equivest Show Goals

With less than a month left before CHG championships, we had to find something local and small and nice to attend to keep Thunny’s hand in (so to speak). Enter Equivest, a stunning venue I’ve heard about but never been … Continue reading

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Busier

The first of November brought with it a much more satisfying schedule around here, with a few new lesson bookings and some new horsies in training. This includes Emmy, who is showing one of the quickest and most miraculous changes … Continue reading

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Review: Equestrian Elegance Earmuffs

At CHG Leg 6, while Thunder and I were warming up, a rather loud voice from the side of the arena right next to us piped up. “I don’t understand this dreadful new fad with these earmuff things!” it complained. … Continue reading

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ROW joins Bloglovin’

Follow my blog with Bloglovin – my favourite place to accumulate all the (MANY) blogs I like to read into one tidy little news feed. I’ll see y’all there. Glory to the King.

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