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What a year!

I’m not usually one for the whole New Year hoopla – from the champagne to the resolutions, I usually take a pass.  It’s a fairly random mark of passing time, and for many just an excuse to party.  But there … Continue reading

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My Paper Anniversary

A year has passed since I started this blog.  At the time, I was one year into a determined attempt to reconnect with my horses and riding.  That first year was plagued with illness, injuries and ill fated decisions.  With little … Continue reading

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Hot nails, high jinx and humility

As has been the pattern this past couple of years, we reach the point of getting back in the saddle and something goes awry. Weather, lameness, work, human illness … we’ve experienced all in more than copious quantities of late.  … Continue reading

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Tally has a tantrum!

I read a lot about what horses do and don’t think, what they can and can’t feel. While I realize the dangers of attributing human emotions to animals (especially putting our hunter thoughts on a prey animal), I believe we … Continue reading

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2014: Frustration and Inspiration

This has been an interesting year.  It did not go quite as planned – that’s life, at least for most of us (I have known a few whose lives go just as planned, or so they believe anyway).  As it … Continue reading

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