Monday Minstrel: Dressage and the Uptown Funk Mashup!

What have dressage and the Uptown Funk mashup got in common?  Hours of hard work, practicing, strengthening, stretching, rehearsing, patience, perseverance all to make it look effortless and easy to the viewers.  Here is the Uptown Funk Mashup with the best of the best of the Hollywood musical dancers in my favourite music video. After…

Day Three of the Quote Challenge

For the final day of my response to the quote challenge  I will give you my horse,Biasini’s, favorite quote. It is by no less a writer than William Shakespeare! He’s of the color of the nutmeg. And of the heat of the ginger…. he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements of earth…

Day Two of the Quote Challenge!

Three Days Three Quotes . As before I am doing two quotes each day of the three day challenge. The first one is a horse related quote. It is from US Olympic dressage rider Laura Graves. “I dated one guy from New Jersey when I was much younger. We were driving to the barn for his…

Three Days Quote Challenge

I have been challenged to the Three Days Three Quotes Challenge by Jo Ann of Fearless in Jesus Christ.  Thank you for this challenge Jo Ann and I gratefully accept!  I am going to cheat a bit however. I would like to give one quote relating to horses and one quote that I find inspirational…

Marching Lines, Mounted Lines, Lined up Lines!

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is “Lines”.  Here is my response with photos from the rehearsal of the  Trooping of the Color in London England. Lines marching and mounted coming up the Mall in front of Buckingham Palace and the Horse Guards lined up waiting to start down the Mall. To see some of the…