Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Scott Aug 19, 2013.
MJ and I are old. Our joints ache at the best of times. Throw in ANYTHING, the weather, sleeping on the wrong side, MJ being bullied out in the paddock, a little bit of gas, and our whole system gets thrown out and we just can't do stuff that is easy when conditions are good.
Like my rides on MJ. In the past…Continue
Posted on September 23, 2023 at 10:36am
I've Been Studying Horse Anatomy
I have been riding MJ for my riding lessons, walk, trot, halts and turns. I have also been riding my Home Horse with Shannon's help every Sunday, and last Sunday I made it to 22 minutes riding my Home Horse!!!! But there has been nothing new, nothing exciting and certainly nothing ground breaking in my riding this summer. Riding in the summer heat can get boring…Continue
Posted on September 9, 2023 at 10:25am
The Heat is Getting to Me...
And the smoke from the wildfires in the North American continent just makes it worse for me. The horses deal with this more easily than I do so at least I have the comfort that I am not asking the horse to do too much as I walk and trot around the ring.
When I got to the stable for my lesson with…Continue
Posted on August 19, 2023 at 1:57pm
Sorry I've Been Gone
I have not ridden much lately because I just cannot deal with the heat, the polluted air, and the humidity, all of which affect my ability to write as well as my ability to ride a horse.
There were other reasons I did not get many lessons lately,…Continue
Posted on July 22, 2023 at 12:09pm
For me the beginning of the Summer weather has been a lazy time, very lazy time. I had gotten over whatever was wrong with me, I was really looking forward to my lesson, but when I went outside for my lesson two weeks ago I faced a new challenge, extremely dirty air. This was from the wildfires in eastern Canada visiting us just in time for my riding lesson, bummer.…Continue
Posted on June 17, 2023 at 12:20pm