Monthly Archives: May 2007

MHSA Spring Show – Before the Ride

This morning was Blondie's halter class.  I trailed M, which meant that I had a whip, and I ran behind them, flicking it back and forth so that it made noise, and kept Blondie moving forward.  I didn't really need … Continue reading
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MHSA Spring Show – Not Off to a Good Start…

So here I am in bustling Owosso.  Actually, it makes Commerce seem like a booming megalopolis.  At least there is a Taco Bell across the street from the only hotel in town - well, there is another, but it's connected … Continue reading
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Lesson 9.6 & 9.7

I'm so far behind in my horse blogging!  Last week was rather hectic, with the Anime Central trip looming.  This week will be just as bad, with the Spring Show coming up.  I'm really nervous about riding Blondie in a real … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn – Musical Horses

I actually got to ride three different horses today!  It's the first time in a long time that I rode a horse other than Blondie on Sunday. The morning started out on Ruby.  I have never ridden her before, and … Continue reading
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Lesson 9.5

Friday's lesson was with Harley, and we focused strictly on lines.  Yes, walking, trotting, and cantering straight lines.  I have apparently be forming ugly ovals, where I should instead be making four straight lines.  M also showed me the new lesson … Continue reading
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Churchill Downs Goes Wireless

Wow, the world of horse racing is going hi-tech.  It's even more hi-tech than the cutting edge anime conventions I'm going to this summer!  Now if only the saddleseat world would follow suit.  Heehee!
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Lesson 9.4

It was a little weird having a lesson on Monday night, and every now and again I was lulled into the comfy feeling that it was actually Friday, but then reality set in; the week was only beginning, and it's … Continue reading
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