I've really loved seeing everyone's #5photos1day pictures, so I thought I'd give the challenge a go and show you a more or less typical day for me.Read More
Last year during my search for a new horse I came across some horses with some pretty interesting names. I'm no stranger to horses with unusual names as my last one was named Toes. I wish I had learned the story behind his name, but it's still a mystery. What I do know though, is that apparently he used to be stabled next to a horse named Shoes. For real. And if you think those names are ridiculous...Read More
My non-riding friends sometimes ask me why I still take lessons after riding for so many years. After all, what could be so hard about wearing an odd-looking outfit and sitting there on your horse while he jumps over sticks? But as us riders know, a life with horses often comes with more downs than ups, and riding is *a lot* harder than just sitting there looking pretty and collecting ribbons.Read More
Sending your beloved and faithful friend off to his or her next owner is never an easy thing to do, and it's harder with some horses than others. It's been a few months since I said good-bye to my best friend and faithful partner Toes...Read More
When is the last time you did something nice--really nice--for your four-legged partner?
Doesn't your horse deserve something special after carrying you around and doing what you ask (most of the time!) day after day? I think it's time to make your trusty steed some homemade horse cookies. Don't settle for the store-bought version and pay for horse treats that are often stale and expensive.
I tried all the popular recipes I could find and with a little tweaking came up with the ultimate horse treat recipe. Let me know how your horse likes them!Read More