Showing posts with label dressage. Show all posts
Showing posts with label dressage. Show all posts
December 22, 2014

The Air Of Heaven…A Horse’s Ears…You Know How It Goes

Uh, no, THIS is my sacred duty, mom... Yesterday, I rode.  Three simple words, yet in the context of the past year, an extraordinary thi...

September 28, 2014

Drive-By David Lesson Report!

Owning it in July If I haven’t mentioned it yet, I have THE BEST NEIGHBOURS EVER!  Behind me lives a wonderful professional trainer who ...

September 21, 2014

Riding Solo Makes Me Happy...And A Tiny Bit Frustrated

Partners Learning to be an effective, thinking rider is awesome.  And it sucks.  How Does One Come To This Odd Conclusion? I actuall...

September 19, 2014

REAL Real People With Real Lives...And Real Riding*

Adjust the focus We are flooded daily with stories of 20-year-olds winning Grands Prix, of young professionals adding to their eventing ...

August 30, 2014

Free Riding Clinics For You! A TFS Redux.

God spake to me...& I could not look upon his holy face Ever wanted to absorb decades of experience like a little fangirl sponge f...

July 26, 2014

Guest Blogger Returns & So Does The Original Flying Solo!

David & Red at Blenheim c. 2000 (via O'Brien Eventing site) [ eventer79:   I remember my very first lesson with David O’Brien ,...

May 2, 2014

So Many...The Things...Fingers Too Tired...Three-Day Fatigue

Organizer/my neighbour/superwoman Cindy Deporter briefs riders Is it just me or do these get longer and longer every year?  Wait, it mig...

January 4, 2014

A Little Video Of Solo And I Playing Bareback In The Winter

I didn't feel like getting the tack out so, I just looped the lead rope around and hopped on.  Sorry, I was so excited about the new i...

December 24, 2013

Behind The Scenes With The Scribe

Honestly, I am soooo not a holiday person, so I will let the pros take care of that, as far as seasonal posts.  But I have been storing a li...

December 3, 2013

That Other Horse Trial That We Mostly Did

You may flog me.  It was almost a month ago!  But hey, on the plus side, perhaps I can actually tell the story concisely now ( AHAHHAHAHA! )...

November 11, 2013

That Other Long Event Story Before Yesterday's Long Event Story

Oh no, you don't get yesterday's story before you get the lead-in story!  I will tell you that for those of you who don't check ...