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Life

The Vicious Cycle

One of my students came up to me a few weeks ago and started listing her goals for the season. Being a goal oriented person…

5 months ago

Life

Regular Husband

My husband is not my “horse show husband.” He’s my regular husband. He is supportive. He kindly ignores the show fees and board checks coming…

5 months ago

Horsemanship

Humble Pie

I woke up at 6am this morning and refused to leave my bed. It was a bitter 8 degrees outside in Lexington so instead I…

6 months ago

Life

New Year’s Resolutions on the Farm

As a general rule, I’ve never bothered with New Year’s resolutions. It’s easy (at least for me) to fall off the fitness bandwagon, or to…

6 months ago

Life

Because #OBD Is Real (Part II)

It snowed this past weekend in Wisconsin—our first real snowfall of the year. No one should have been surprised we find ourselves in a winter…

6 months ago

Life

I Think My Pony May Be Magic

I think my pony may be magic. I first realized her powers When she made one of my worst days, One of my best. Or…

6 months ago

Life

Saddle Up Your ‘Someday’

“No matter where you go… there you are.” This quote actually comes to us from Confucius, the well known Chinese teacher, editor, politician and philosopher…

6 months ago

Life

Confessions of a Part-Time Professional

Allow me to introduce myself…My name is Lindsay and I’m a professional horse trainer. When you think “professional horse trainer” you may have visions of…

8 months ago

Life

Bitten and Smitten

I remember the day as if it were yesterday. It was at a barn on the side of the highway with a crooked sign reading…

8 months ago

Life

Reading Your Horse

“If your horse seems to be struggling or uncomfortable or acting out, do some troubleshooting. Pain issues—most often in feet, teeth, and back—are responsible for…

8 months ago