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Hygge with Horses

 but there are some ways we can lean into and embrace this season. Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) is the Danish concept of coziness and is defined in the Oxford Dictionary as “a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” Here are some ways we can incorporate hygge with horses….

The (Un)Fit Equestrian

you will know that I recently started riding my trainer’s horse, Hamster, whenever I have the chance. (If you would like to catch up and read my Hamster blog post click here.) For as long as I have owned Chloe, I have pretty much exclusively ridden her. In fact,…

A Bucket List for Equestrians

No matter how long you’ve been riding you’ve likely come up with a few horsey dreams. These are things that you hope to accomplish, experience, or even purchase. Why not turn those wishes into an equestrian bucket list. A bucket list is a little more intense than a ‘to…

Family Christmas Card with the Fur Kids

I do not have any children. All of my kids are four legged fur babies. I am completely ok with this and it is decision my husband and I came to together. However, it’s not always easy for others to understand. We know that and I know that there…

Be Thankful

 I will try to gear the next blogs toward holiday themes. Thanksgiving is first up on the docket, so I figured this blog would be geared toward being thankful. We, as equestrians, seem to be a type of people that always strive for more. It is what pushes us…

Everything You Need to Know About Horse Stalls

A simple google search for stalls yields dozens of choices, from the custom-designed to the portable stall system. With so many options, it’s easy to get swept away and make a decision you’ll regret. In this article, we offer a few guidelines on how to make the right choice.

Custom,…

Miss Merts Special 81st Birthday Surprise

As it should go, my daughter, Kristen was having a conversation at the hair salon with Kelly. Kelly is one of those instantly likable people.  She glows with expression and love just surrounds her. Kelly happened to mention that her family wanted to surprise her mother with a ‘bucket…