Monthly Archives: July 2007

Lesson 6

I rode Blondie in last night’s lesson. It was hot and humid, again. Kim and her new horse rode with us. We started at the trot, and I really started wishing that I had remembered to put on my spurs. … Continue reading
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A Couple of Pictures from the Show

I didn't get a chance to shoot very many pictures, and the ones of me were taken by Kim.  Most of the pictures are on my laptop, and I won't have time to copy them over until after the Ludington … Continue reading
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Crystal Horse Show – Day 2

Saturday did not get off to a good start.  I woke up with a migraine!  I haven't had one in years, and as I writhed around in agony, I didn't think I would even be able to go to the … Continue reading
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Day 1 – Crystal Horse Show

Today was the start of the Crystal Horse Show.  I packed up my gear, loaded up my car, and headed off to the show, with a brief stop to check into the spankin' new Quality Inn in Durand.  I am … Continue reading
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Lesson 5

The group lesson on Wednesday was rather large, with Abby, Audie, Laurie, Amber, and myself. I rode Jimmy again, and after watching me struggle to get his head up,  M had Laurie adjust the German martingale to the first hole.  … Continue reading
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Lesson 4

On Monday, I rode Jimmy.   M was running a little behind, so my private lesson turned into a group lessen with Brooke and Amber.  Brooke rode Doc and Amber rode Harley. It was a good lesson, and I had a … Continue reading
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Lesson Catch Up Post

  I have been so busy!! Sorry to the three people who actually read my blog! I am seriously late with last week’s lesson posts, so I’ll just batch them all up, and move along. Lesson 2 The group lesson … Continue reading
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Lesson 1 – Reset!

Harley was the lesson horse last night. Having not worked in a week, he was incredibly stiff and uncomfortable to ride. I was feeling a little sorry for him, but M told me to get after him because he was … Continue reading
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Lesson 10.15

These posts are a little out of order this week.  The Sunday post should be up tomorrow.  It's been one of those weeks. M called me prior to the lesson to ask if I would help her load some 2 … Continue reading
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Lesson 10.14

Last night, I was given two choices about which horse to ride: Wildchild or Zeb. This was a no brainer. After tromping out to the pasture to get Zeb, I put him in Harley's stall to get him ready.  Because … Continue reading
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