Monthly Archives: May 2014

Eliot lesson 5/2

Had my first (and most current at press time come to think of it) lesson on Mister Eliot! It was a blast. “My” previous “projects” (all the quotation marks because I wasn’t the owner and I’m sure as hell not … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup 4/27-5/3

Tuesday 4/29: Said bye to Prior in preparation for her moving the next day. Left some going-away presents (read: excuse to buy cute halter) and handgrazed her a bit since they were in that day.     Bye, little red … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup 4/20-4/26

Monday 4/21: I did a thing I very rarely do (especially these days), which is turn down a ride when technically I probably could’ve made it work. I was at a hospital appointment with Cars (oh, did you know my … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup 4/13-4/19

Wednesday 4/16: How you know your horse had a good roll: when she has grass stains on her poll.   Then had a ride on Prior– just walk trot bending stuff. She’s starting to get fussy again when she gets tired…probably … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup: 4/6-4/12

Sunday 4/6: Hung out with Pearl, filled supp tupps, etc. Wednesday 4/9: Horse herd instincts/dynamics are so funny. Pearl makes it very clear that she is a Mare and therefore the Boss and Tucker “gets back at her” by pinning his … Continue reading

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Lessons: Prior 3/26 and Derby 4/3

Wednesday 3/26: The “Get Down to Business, I Mean It” lesson for Prior (& pilot). The mare and I were at a point where, OK, sure she doesn’t have a ton of (or any really) formal training and sure I’m not … Continue reading

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