Tag Archives: Riding

Cart Training Day 3

Today I tried Chewie out in the arena.  My goal was to get him to walk 2 laps around.  My hope was that he’d walk and steer on his own.  I hitched him up by myself.  He stood there without … Continue reading

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A penny for my life…

Most of my tack, including the saddle I bought in October, is now up on eBay… that is to say, the tack that I haven’t sold already.  So it all comes down to this, I suppose.  My life, which was … Continue reading

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Small steps in the right direction

OK, the Chronicles post has blown far beyond anything I could ever imagine.  I think it’s over 300 posts now (I’ve never had anything I’ve ever written receive so much attention!), and everyone has pretty much pointed out the same … Continue reading

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What a crappy day!

And I actually am not talking about my horse woes. I’m talking about the weather! YUK!!  it’s rainy, dreary, and miserable out.  It was pretty nasty yesterday too and today is just awful, awful weather.  I was hoping to ground … Continue reading

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Sack of Potatos

My Post on Chronicles of the Horse. You know you’ve heard the expression “riding like a sack of potatos.”  I fall into that category.  Above is the link to my Chronicles of the Horse post, and the thread that is … Continue reading

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Left, Right, Center and Circles

Well, this whole thing with Chewbacca’s back being sore, and knowing deep down inside that I’ve caused another issue with another horse has been EATING ME ALIVE.  Literally, I’m sick to my stomach, nauseus.  You know how you feel when … Continue reading

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Play Time

So yesterday after work I headed out to the barn.  Since Chewie is getting daily medication, I’m at the barn every day, which I have no complaints about.  Although I wish I could say I’m at the barn every day … Continue reading

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