Back on the Goat Trail!

Today I had the chance to take Biasini out for a forest trail ride. I decided to go on the Goat trail. If you follow this blog you will know that for Biasini and me this trail is our favorite. You will also know that there are no goats on this trail. We call it…

Monday Minstrel: The Pony Mad Child

Do you have a pony mad child? Here is some excellent advice from Tina Bettison in her book, “100 ways to live with a Horse Addict.” Beware of falling into the trap of ‘keeping up with the Joneses’. No matter what your child’s friends have, you do not need a splendid, state-of-the-art horsebox that travels…

Arches

This post is in response to Debbie at Travel with Intent’s silent Sunday challenge Arches.

Here comes the Sun!

This week the lens artists challenge #213 from Amy is “here comes the sun”. I don’t have many photos of sunsets or sunrises .But this photo came to mind. It is the statue of Boadicea on the Embankment in London.

I’m back!!

This week I am walking without a cane or a walker! It is not perfect but I decided it was good enough for me to get back on Biasini. So today Lynsey Rowan rode him and then I got on and just walked him in the arena for 10 minutes. I want to take it…

Soccer Final Summer’s almost over.

It was a hot day with the Temperature in the shade 31 C (that is high 90s F) In the full sun with high humidity it had a real feel of 40C.(104 F). The soccer clubs, each team divided up by age, were scheduled to play 3 games for the House League Soccer Festival. My…

Compare and Contrast, Then and Now.

Look at this car from the 1950s . No horse could have those colors. Oh…yes they could! Look at this! What about this? What about the coaches that took groups of people from one place to another like this colorful bus? Horses drew “bus” carriages as well . What about the heavy duty transport like…

Riding from the Heart.

Tiffany Foster was the only Canadian to qualify for the two round individual final for the jumpers at the 2022 World Championship in Herning. She and her horse Figor went clear in the first round and had two rails down plus a time fault in the second round . They placed 12th.  She did mighty…