Monthly Archives: September 2011

Pony Club Rally and Dressage Show Weekend

Last Saturday I spent the whole day (literally the WHOLE day) with the Waredaca and Redland Pony Club kids up in PA for the show jumping rally. It was a great day with one of the Redland teams winning and … Continue reading

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Morning Fog Means GREAT Photos!

So, several years ago I was house/farm sitting at Waredaca while Gretchen was competing at Burghley in England. Mary Macklin (then Hammond) was doing the morning barn chores while they were gone and woke me up super early one morning … Continue reading

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Steps Back Can Be Steps Forward

One of the hardest things for riders to comprehend is the thought they may have to take a step backward. Actually, that is probably true for people in general. But sometimes, that step back is the only way to get … Continue reading

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It Won’t Stop Raining

I know we need rain, but seriously… it hasn’t stopped raining since Monday. Everything is so soggy, my feed room is flooding, I can’t stop the mold from growing on my tack and I have to trailer somewhere if I … Continue reading

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Gotta Love Them

Yesterday afternoon I loaded Jack and Romey up in the trailer for another set of dressage lessons with Vanessa Swartz. I tend to ride Romey first because he doesn’t stand as nicely on the trailer by himself. He is getting … Continue reading

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