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Fixating on the Small Things

I found myself with a little time to kill this week and thought I’d put it to good use by watching some training videos. Rarely do I find myself with a few hours to spare, but when I do it’s always nice to broaden the old horizons and check out what’s new and happening in […]
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Let the Shed-a-Thon Begin

There are many ways to quantify the return of warmer weather, but for the equine enthusiast, nothing says spring with more certainty than that swirling, twirling, mass of electrostatically charged hair clinging to your pony. We riders are never happier than when witnessing our furry friends shedding their winter woollies, but I have to admit […]
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Warning: Humour Ahead

Warning: this post may contain elements of humour. Humour is a tool; it can be used to diffuse a tense situation, insight perspective, or simply distract from an awkward or difficult situation. I love a good laugh! Especially at my own expense! I’m not always conventional and I call it as I see it, no […]
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The Almighty Thoroughbred

I am a coach, trainer, and all around horse enthusiast. I long ago vowed allegiance to the “Church of the Horse” and I can say with absolute certainly that the Horse Gods of the Universe have, in their infinite wisdom, come up with a fool proof way to keep me safe in this inherently dangerous […]
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Coaching Conference Contemplations

It’s cold, it’s dark and there’s absolutely zero incentive to trudge the few hundred feet to the sanctity of the arena. The horses are too cold to do their jobs properly and so are the riders, and if truth be told, my own level of commitment after six weeks of -20-degree temperatures is questionable at […]
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Welcome to Edenview

Welcome to Edenview, where anything is possible with vision and a sense of humour. I wrote and posted those words at the entrance of my barn within the first few days of moving my family of one husband, two kids, two cats, and thirteen horses, to our new home and epic adventure. Looking back it’s […]