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Fun Ways to Bond with Your Horse

Spending time with your horse and developing a bond can be extremely beneficial. Mutual trust and respect is formed from this extra time spent together. There’s something special about creating a genuine relationship with your horse. While it won’t happen overnight, the process can be exciting and a lot…

Old Horses

I was ten when my parents decided to lease the twenty-one year old mare I’d formerly taken lessons on, and boy, oh boy, was I thrilled. You see, Lady Be Good was a one-of-a-kind horse. The kind you could put a complete novice on and know they’d be safe….

Birthday Cake for Your Horse!

It was a day just like any other until I remembered my horse’s Golden Birthday was coming up. I had lost track of time due to the hustle and bustle of everyday life, and her birthday was right around the corner! A Golden Birthday is a special, unique, once-in-a-lifetime…

A Note from Debbie

Recently we had record breaking low temperatures that dipped to -13 and only top sided to single digits during the day.  Two days of frigid cold with blowing winds. Our wind chill factors reached -30 to -40 degrees. My first thoughts of concern went to my horses living in…

The Indoor Equestrian

Over the last few months, I know that I have sounded like a broken record, continuously complaining about the nasty weather. The rain in North Carolina has been non-stop for so long! And of course, the snowfall in many areas of the country has been unrelenting. Most equestrians do…

Stay Accountable this Season

Which is probably the oddest combination of things on this planet, but what can I say? I have always had an affinity for pretty paper and journal covers and my affinity for horses is obvious. But I feel bringing these two together should be easier than it is.

There…

EQUESTRIAN SPOTLIGHT:  Jennifer Sims – The Styled Equestrian aka EQ Globe Trotter

Do you want to travel the world and ride horses?  I can’t think of anything better!

I’m excited to introduce Jennifer Sims, the Styled Equestrian, aka EqGlobeTrotter.  Jennifer is an equestrian and has started a riding holiday business.  You can join her on one of her many equestrian adventures across the…

The Definition of a Heart Horse

Some riders can spend their whole life searching for their heart horse. This horse is like no other one you’ve ever owned. They may not be the most expensive or well-trained, but this horse without a doubt changed your life. You may still be searching for him or perhaps…

Winter Look For Under $150

The cold, wind, sleet and snow may win us a snow day from school or work, but it does not stop us from seeing and caring for our horses. Most horses still need exercised or ridden. My first thought when dressing for the barn during the chilly months of…