I had my first few rides on Libby! Was given the OK by my doctor, and got on for the first time in two months on Tuesday. Just did some simple walk trot in the ring, mostly because I don’t want to do anything more on the footing there…. All the feels Today went out…… Continue reading 10 Questions for October (Thanks L!)
Much like my posts on this blog, I feel like I am playing a constant game of catch up. Be it with you guys to let you know how me and the big black beast have been, or with my friends, as I try to stay on the same level as those who are showing…… Continue reading Catch Up
Thanks everyone for the kind words after my last post. I know I’m my own biggest critic, and it was my first show back. But I’m a perfectionist, and I see all the bad things in both of those videos. I’ve banned myself from looking at them anymore, because I don’t want to continue nit…… Continue reading Home Sweet Home
I’m finally over my horseshoe hangover and can fill everyone in on our first horse show of the year!So on paper the show went really well.Ribbons and a free EIS sun shirt!!Yes I was Grand Champion. But, and its a big but, I feel very frustrated after this show. For a multitude of reason, I…… Continue reading June Tropical Horse Show 2016
Yes I’m finally showing again!!!Lots of things to get ready for this week. Besides my little local show that I’m gearing up for, I’m also getting ready to move Libby. I know, AGAIN!A close friend of mine just purchased an adorable little farmette, and me and Loo are going to be her first boarders. I’m…… Continue reading Lets Get Ready To… Show?
Hello everyone! I know I know, typical Shelley. A couple months with no updates… At least I’m relatively consistent in my lack of posts.Since I last posted a lot has happened. Obviously. It has been several months.Libby’s been doing super. We are at about 98% with our changes, the 2% being a stride late behind…… Continue reading An Update For Those Of You Still With Us
We’ve had two more training rides since my last post, each one working on more then the last. E has given me lots of homework to do, but each ride remarks on how much easier shes getting, and how she can really tell I’ve been doing the work needed with her. That always makes me…… Continue reading Lead Changes, Dressage Lessons, and Saddles