Distraction City Some people would consider my barn “distraction city” for a horse! This is true. Not necessarily a bad thing though, it is good for them to learn to tune out outside craziness and listen to you. Our place is surrounded by a school complex. We have a football stadium, just a driveway away … Continue reading New/Returning Rider Bootcamp- What To Do If Your Horse Becomes Easily Distracted
Judge Me If You Wish, My Dog Wears Clothes I used to be one of those people who would laugh at little dogs that had clothes on. I admit it, I have crossed over to the other side. Now my little ride-or-die MiniMutt, Ziva has a growing wardrobe of cute outfits! Her Favorite Outfits This … Continue reading Ziva And Her Clothes
Dumpling a.k.a “Dumpy” Dumpling or “Dumpy” as we fondly called her was a dark bay pony mare. I don’t recall that she had any white markings on her at all. We got her on lease with another family. It turned out they weren’t interested after all, and the pony I thought I was going to … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Is The Story Of The Horses In It: Dumpling
I Had Quite The Busy Week! Starting With Summer Camp! The Three Musketeers – Team Games Practice The Wrong Diagonals- Team Game Practice Cool Starting To Rehab After A 7 Month Lay Up #Babywesternhorseturnedbabyenglishhorse (Otherwise known as Aleta & Ruby) Christina & Dublin Taylor And Finn- The Old Man Has Still Got It! Taylor’s First … Continue reading A Week’s Worth Of Pictures!
Finding The Right Doctor Just like everything else when I began this whole ordeal back in March of 2018, I didn’t start with the right eye doctor either! Luckily, I ended up getting into the TBI program at Sinai. They refer all their TBI patients with vision issues to Dr.Eric Singman at John Hopkin’s Wilmer … Continue reading First Neuro-Ophthalmologist In Over A Year
Old pictures, new pictures, random inspiring pictures I picked up from one place or another. My week in pictures! Continue reading Random Pictures From My Week
Free Time To Do Things My accident was on March 13, 2018, I still need a walker to walk and I’m pretty limited in what I can do. As I have slowly gotten stronger and my tolerance level higher, I realized how much free time I had. Free time is a foreign concept for me. … Continue reading My Other New Adventure-Yoga!
It Has Two Different Meanings To A TBI Patient If you are someone who has experienced a TBI or is living through Post Concussive Syndrome, ” crash” is a word that you are probably quite familiar with. Crash Definition A This is the crash in the literal sense of the word. In other words, you … Continue reading Crash
Yep, there is something I haven’t told you in regards to this lesson horse search we have been on. Not only did we buy Tic Toc ( otherwise known as prospect #10). We also bought another horse! Maybe A Magic Star Magic is the horse that Aleta and I drove to Warrenton, Virginia to try. … Continue reading I’ve Been Keeping A Secret From You!
Sounds like a funny question right? Well for 4 and 5-year-old River Rats, it’s a hard concept. They are spoiled with a fishing boat on the lift right at Gramm and Popp’s pier. I guess it never occurred to them that you could fish from land. They were shocked and the whole way driving there … Continue reading Wait, You Can Fish From Land?