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8 Minutes
2019 Life away from horses

Finally…. I’m Pregnant: The truth behind our conception

Here I am, FINALLY pregnant, something I’ve wanted more than anything else in the entire world SEE THIS POST FOR MORE ABOUT THAT.  The bitter truth of it is, I came off the contraceptive injection and 18 months later,...
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4 Minutes
2019 Life away from horses

Horses come first…. then me.

Lately, the thought of ‘blogging’ on social media gets me in a total spin. The fear of posting stuff someone might not like makes my heart race.   I’ve been writing on various platforms for three years but still I...
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6 Minutes
2019 Life away from horses

Stop, breathe, and get off the hamster wheel for a second!

The Bitter Truth Ever had that feeling; your not improving, you feel frustrated, the money is running out, you’re fretting about what other people are saying, constantly comparing yourself to others on social media… That was me, AGAIN! I...
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8 Minutes
2019 Competition Reports

Number 6 – Keysoe: The one with the experimental dressage.

I’m rolling back to Tuesday…. my first fall in over four years. That’s right, I stacked it! I was jumping in the field (alone… like an idiot), he dropped the anchors right before a fence and unusually, I sailed...
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9 Minutes
2019 Competition Reports

Number 5: The one with the ride like never before!

So here it is…  Number 5 of the year, Number 2 for Pea! Just to recap a little, Pea is my newer of the two horses and although having had her on loan 6 years ago, I have had...
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8 Minutes
Learn Riding Tips Stable Management

Let’s talk about: How much do horses ACTUALLY cost to keep?

So, maybe you’re thinking of taking the plunge into horse ownership, or perhaps you’re looking to see where you can cut your existing costs… or maybe, just maybe, you’re curious as to how much money I actually spend on...
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9 Minutes
2019 Competition Reports

Event Number 4: The one with the 90s pop classics!

With a confident run at Norton Disney last week, I was feeling MUCH better about this one and also glad that my last XC run was so fresh in my mind. Having never been to Eland lodge and it...
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9 Minutes
2019 Competition Reports

Event Number 3: The one without a refusal!!

I’m seriously struggling to know where to begin and that’s not like me at all! Let’s briefly go back to August 2018, the last time I went eventing without having a refusal! That’s right, you might have noticed that...
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4 Minutes
2019 Competition Reports

Peewee Diaries Episode 2: The first event

New horse, new territory… our first event of the season! So, what’s new from Episode 1… well, quite a bit really! Pea has been with us for 26 weeks now. Bang on 6 months today. The last time we...
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