Category Archives: Lesson reports

Recaps and ramblings of my lessons.

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On Wednesday, January 27 2016, I rode my own horse in a lesson for the first time in 2+ years. I can tell you the exact date (November 4 2013) of our lesson, because the next time she came out … Continue reading

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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: 4/6-4/12

Sunday 4/6: Hung out with Pearl, filled supp tupps, etc. Wednesday 4/9:┬áHorse 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).┬áThe 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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Derby lesson 3/10/14

During each of Sarah’s trips this winter we’ve tried valiantly for me to take one of her lessons on Derby, but have been thwarted by things like abscesses, car trouble, polar vortexes…but this time it finally worked out! We had … Continue reading

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Decembuary: Prior Edition

Whew, nothing makes a girl not update her blog quite like a lame horse or a polar vortex (or several). Fortunately for me, I have been able to catch some rides rather than turning 100% into a laptop barnacle. We’re … Continue reading

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Lesson 10/28: Derby

Sarah is a traveling machine = ‘nother Derby lesson! Pretty sure the theme of this one was “kid, put your big girl pants on.” After watching us warm up for a bit, Christy was like OK. Dude. He is not … Continue reading

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