A couple of weeks ago the pony club that I am a member of decided to do the mannequin challenge. Now for those who don’t know what that is, it is a viral Internet video trend where people remain frozen like mannequins while a moving camera films, with the song "Black Beatles" by Rae Sremmurd… Continue reading Mannequin challenge
Each winter is the same cold, wet and gross. With a passion I hate winter so trying to convince myself to go outside is very hard when inside is warm and toasty. This year I decided that I was going to try to drive my mom's horse in a sleigh. Well I didn't end up… Continue reading Escaping the winter blahs!
Prince is almost 9 months old and I have been doing a lot of things to make sure he trusts me and make sure I can trusts him. So that hopefully when I start to ride him in a couple of year we’ll have the best bond you could dream about. The videos just… Continue reading Fun with my foal
Getting excited? Scared? Have too many things to do? Won't get it all done in time? All these things and much more go through the minds of ride management. Unless you have been or you are a ride manager for a competition you just can't understand how much stress goes into hosting a ride to… Continue reading What did i sign myself up for?
I had a bit of a scare last week - a very upset stomach 2 days in a row that seemed to appear around the same time. I suspected something was up with my morning latte. Of course, I went into a google frenzy with searches like "sudden onset lactose intolerance." It ended up being… Continue reading What happens when you search Lactose and Horse?
Though an odd source for fitness advice, the weather network had this tip on their page: Did you know? Assuming you cover the same distance, you will burn a very similar number of calories with either walking or running. The only difference is you burn the calories faster running than you do walking (since you… Continue reading Wine math of riding and the Derby
The question was innocent enough and the intention was to understand my itinerary. This is what she got instead. Time is precious. Spend it wisely.
I saw this post the other day, and it got me thinking about my favourite type of running: Ride N Tie. I suppose I could make an "Endurance" one of these too, but to be honest, I am really looking forward to RNT this year... even more than Endurance. So here goes! What a beautiful… Continue reading 75 Thoughts of Ride N Tier
Do you ever find yourself leg yielding in the drive-through to get closer to the window? It doesn't work as well in a car. Clucking and pressing someone lightly on the hip saying "over", calling door when leaving the office... what other weird things has riding made you do outside of where it is appropriate?