Showing and Competing: Why I Do It (Not for the Glory For Sure)!

Austen's blog today  (if you aren't following her you should be!) made me stop and think. After I wrote a long ass reply on her blog I was still thinking. And I was curious. Why do we do show? Especially if someone ends up not liking your horse (Happened to me many many times)! I started … Continue reading Showing and Competing: Why I Do It (Not for the Glory For Sure)!

Fair Hill Starter Trials Part II: Fun Stuff ( JUMPING)

And here we goooooo.... as we trotted/walked/loped up to the Stadium, we helped a couple people get their horses through the water (thank goodness my horse doesn't care about water!!). It was shady on part of the hike up there so we got a few minutes of coolness before being blasted by the humidity as … Continue reading Fair Hill Starter Trials Part II: Fun Stuff ( JUMPING)

Fair Hill Starter Trials Part I: Dressage, Course Walking, and Baby, It’s Hot Outside

Dressage Saturday, July 1, 2017 was the longest day ever!!  It was also a great, fun day due to good friends, new friends, and horses, jumps, and you name it. But two days later, I am still so bone weary it is not even funny. One reason could be due to my logging over 28,000 … Continue reading Fair Hill Starter Trials Part I: Dressage, Course Walking, and Baby, It’s Hot Outside