I Look At This Picture And What Do I See? I see that it is an old picture taken way, way, like years before my accident. I remember we were getting the horses clean to go in a Thanksgiving parade. As you can see from me wearing my tank top the weather was way warmer … Continue reading TBI- Getting Over Fears And Anxiety After The Accident
Reggie Reggie is one of the many lesson horses that I have had the pleasure of teaching on over the years. He was a chestnut quarter horse gelding, with a white star on his forehead. As with many chesnuts, he didn’t have much of a forelock. He did have a pretty tail when it was … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Is The Story Of The Horses In It- Reggie
Falling Off If you have been riding for a while you may have already taken your first tumble. If you have not I can assure you that you will one day fall off. It is a privilege that all of us people silly enough to ride horses can look forward to. It Happens To Everyone … Continue reading New/Returning Rider Bootcamp- We Can’t Put Off Talking About It Any Longer- Falling Off!
That’s Right! I Have Two Of Them Now! If you have read any of my posts or seen my Instagram feed for Ellison Hartley Horsemanship, you have seen the paint mare, Ruby that I have been working with. She was broke and had all her early training the western way, so it has been an … Continue reading Western Horse Turned English Horse #2
Duke’s General Lee General was short for “Duke’s General Lee”. He was normally called General. To those who knew and loved him, we often called him “Gen”. Where Did I Meet Him? General was the first horse I met at our family friend’s farm. The first place I kept horses after I left the lesson … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Is The Story Of The Horses In It- General
I have neglected you again! I do apologize, I’m all over the place. What can I say! I’m back at it again for you now with some suggestions on graduating to independent riding. The Best Way To Take The Next Step To Improve Your Riding If you have been in a lesson program, doing the … Continue reading New Rider/Returning Rider Boot Camp
I’m sure the world is wondering! No matter where she is going, Ziva is always dressed to impress because you never know who might see her! Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Continue reading What Did Ziva Wear Last Week?
The Product Of An Afternoon Relaxing By The River What do two-horse girls do when they are soaking up the sun and relaxing by the river? They talk about horses and come up with new ideas of things we can do with the horses and our students. It was on a sunny day relaxing on … Continue reading Team Equestrian Games A Great Success!!!
Gray Gray is one of a few lesson ponies we have had over the years who did not end up staying with us until his final days. It was no fault of his own, he had a health issue. I will tell you about that later! Where Did He Come From? I can honestly say … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Is The Story Of The Horses In It-Gray
I Took So Many Pictures That Day After waiting so long for the ponies to finally swim over to our side I had my phone ready and I took so many pictures! These are just some of them! Pony Swim Photo Gallery It Is An Experience For Every Horse Lover To Try At Least Once! … Continue reading Chincoteague Pony Swim Pictures!