Monday Minstrel: A Quote for the New Year.

“Your story is what you have, what you will always have. It is something to own.”——- Michelle Obama A new year starts tomorrow. 365 opportunities. Your story is waiting to be written. By you!

The Annual Migration!

My husband, DB, and I have made our annual migration south to Florida. It is a three day drive. Here is how it went. NB. Photos were only taken by the passenger not the driver!! DAY ONE “We’ll get on the road at 7am….well maybe closer to 7:30.” Ok so we left at 7:55. Considering…

2018- This is the year that was!

2018 has been a good year in my life. There have been some inevitable ups and downs but c’est la vie! In the end the downs all came up ok and the ups were very good ups. Here are some of the blog posts that highlight my year. In Florida, during the winter season there,…

Biasini Speaks: I’ve Arrived!

Well Dear Humans, after a looong trip I arrived yesterday at the farm in Florida.It is called Silver Drache Farm. I have no clue what a Silver Drache is but anyway… I want to thank you for sending me so many good messages about having a safe trip. The trip was comfortable enough and the…

Cricket, Dressage and Watching Paint Dry!

“Dressage? Ugh…it’s about as interesting as watching paint dry.” If I had a hot meal for every time I’ve heard that I would be well fed for a month. So it seems that the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) is trying to make dressage at the top level more interesting and attract a bigger audience. To…

Preparing for the Journey.

On December 18, before there is light in the sky I will be at the barn to get Biasini ready for his trip to Florida. But the preparations for this trip have already begun. For the last few days I have had him on Omega Alpha’s Immune Plus.  As you may know I like many…

The White Elephant Gift Challenge

Fellow blogger Subbashini of Exploring the World Around Us gave me a “gift” as part of the White Elephant Challenge. Her gift was her drawing of a horse.  Subbashini illustrates her blog posts with lovely drawings and I was honored to have received this horse gift. This Challenge is to give the gift of a…

Monday Minstrel: Horses Ancient and Modern in India

One of the things I enjoy about blogging is the opportunity to learn from other bloggers about parts of the world that I have never visited.  A couple of days ago I visited the blog website of S. Jayaraman and found some very interesting  photos of horse sculptures. Here is the first one that captured…