"I love love love warmbloods. And your sudden passion for the draft crosses is just that. There are soooo many to choose from. Take a look at the Percheron/TB crosses....they can be gorgeous and sweet but BIG. And I love the Big horses. My guy in the…"
"Thanks Barb for your hilarious reply!! Yes I do have alot of "background" I can use for my poems. It was and is an ongoing drama in this family. I write about it in my poems. Hope you enjoy them and you keep "chucklin".…"
I couldn't help chuckling at >> "Raised in a large Irish/Italian Catholic family in NY <<< .... OMG!!! ... I'll bet You have a Million good stories you could tell!!
I'm just enjoying a nosey at…"
"hey Otillie, this is just a PS but I would seek out Jane Savoie right here on Barnmice. She is a famous dressage rider, trainer and author of many books. I recommend her opinions highly. I'm sure if you sent her a message she would help steer…"
I may be wrong but in all the years I have trained and watched Dressage I have never seen an issue regarding horses shod versus horses shoeless. I do agree that the health of the horses hoof and soundness of the horse is the only issue…"
New to barnmice and maneuvering here but know about being nervous. All I can say is "who cares what anyone thinks". Just breathe and think about having fun and not what your horse MAY do wrong. Visualize you and your horse doing…"
"Wiping away tears after reading Bambi's story. The horse world is a better place for people like you and Wanda for caring for Bambi in her time of need. I am partial to Appaloosa's myself and have a Hanoverian/Appaloosa mix. The radical…"
"My 18H Hanoverian/Appaloosa has spooked me into so many situations on the trail that my friends would tell me to get rid of him. I always rode out the spook, never hit him, maybe yelled a bit, but always rode it out no matter what using distractions…"
Love hubby, 2 horses, 3 dogs and my little farm in Florida. I am a writer who works at home. Raised in large Irish/Italian Catholic family in NY. Hubby is well known southern rock drummer and vocalist. "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you"
I couldn't help chuckling at >> "Raised in a large Irish/Italian Catholic family in NY < .... OMG!!! ... I'll bet You have a Million good stories you could tell!!
I'm just enjoying a nosey at the pics you've posted, Love 'em!!
and away shortly to check out your Blog
Thank you for contacting me about my comment on that "artwork"! I know I sounded very grumpy but it is particularly awful.
I read your blog, it is fantastic, I wish you all the best and will follow your progress and will be "saying the good word" for you, which is an Irish expression meaning you are in my thoughts. Liz Daly.