As a mother of three (and grandmother, too) I know how important it is to build strength and confidence in your children. When my kids grew up in Germany, there were no ipods or tablets, and 'playing' meant running outside and getting knocked around a bit.
Today, my kids are strong and confident adults, who learned to ride a bike, swim, climb a tree, build sand castles, balance on climbing beams, build wood huts on 'adventure playgrounds', spend a (scary) night sleeping in their tree…Continue
Added by Stefanie Reinhold on February 27, 2017 at 5:34pm — No Comments
Saturday – March 13Had to help at the 4H gymkhana, and in the afternoon, it was screaming…Continue
Added by Monica Whitmer on March 17, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments
Tuesday and Wednesday were windy and not ridable.
Thursday – March 11
Added by Monica Whitmer on March 13, 2010 at 1:05am — No Comments
Saturday, March 7, 2010
Well, I settled for free lunging and wind sprints today. Not enough hours in the day. Still, for the week, Belle got ridden 3 times and free lunged twice, and I can’t recall when she has had that consistent of work schedule! Still, I need to…Continue
Added by Monica Whitmer on March 9, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments
Conditions: Absolutely beautiful day, sunny and feeling like early spring. Nice long hacks on both horses before and after the rides. Rode both in snaffle
Caddymaster So yesterday, after his massage, I noticed some striking diferences. 1) he kept trying to pull all the reins out of my hand - as if he needed to cough - something he general won't do unless he really does indeed need…Continue
Added by liz call, md on March 6, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments
So, my friend Robin has a talented endurance horse. And a dream of going to Tevis. But she also bought a new business last year, and has Not been riding. So, my resolution for this year was to make…Continue
Added by Monica Whitmer on March 3, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments