Everyday Rider

Words Are Powerful

When I am working with a trainer or attending a clinic, I try to remember important words of wisdom or significant phrases that make a lot of sense for my horse and I, or made a strong impression on me. I’ve included some that really stand out for me.  

My Best Horse is My Trail Horse

No matter what breed of horse you ride, or your chosen discipline, trail riding is beneficial for your horse’s mental and physical well being. 

The Spirit of Good Riding

I had the pleasure of attending a two day clinic in Ocala, Florida this week.  This was a unique clinic in that its purpose was to build a bridge between Natural Horsemanship and the discipline of Dressage.  Linda Parelli asked Christoph Hess to help her… Read More »The Spirit of Good Riding

I’m Confused

Let’s look at 5 ways we commonly frustrate and confuse our horses, and maybe if we stop and think about them we can come up with some ways to help clear things up. 

Be More Than A Rider

Being more than just a rider takes effort, consistency, trust, education, and a patience that grows out of kindness and caring.