Category Archives: Just For Fun

Fly Mask Fashion

I have a creative little herd.  They like to rearrange and reconstruct things just for fun.  Often that includes the ‘clothing’ they wear.  This tendency is not limited to just one – no, it has become a trend within the … Continue reading

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What type of horseman are you?

As I navigate through the real and virtual horseworlds, I am finding that new ‘breeds’ of horsemen have been created since I first started riding.  Whether it’s the changing times, or the advent of social media, any differences in aspect … Continue reading

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“Come play with me?”

  Recently, Coffee was on some turnout time in the arena. My mother went to bring him in, and he was watching calmly from the corner; but, when she neared the gate, he galloped a small circle, threw in a … Continue reading

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Parlor games

My Dressage mentors were very good at creating exercises for humans that helped to illustrate the physical or mental challenges the horse goes through in their training and development.  I recall many hours in the study room, with people struggling … Continue reading

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Playtime for Coffee

I could probably not have found a better mount for my mother than Coffee.  Perhaps I could have found something with more training – it is not ideal to have rider and horse learning at the same time.  Admittedly his … Continue reading

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Video: Cossacks

For today, a fun distraction.  Looking for some new activity to try with your horse?  Well, maybe this video will provide some inspiration!   Disclaimer: really, unless you’re young and have a professional trainer, don’t try this at home!  Those … Continue reading

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A Horsewoman’s Prayer

While I finish up some posts of my own, I thought that I would share this piece.  Someone posted this on Facebook, and it was not familiar to me but definitely resonated.  I attempted to Google it, but only was … Continue reading

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