Yesterday someone told me that you don’t get to choose how you react to the things that happen to you…I […]
Setting a New Goal…
Starting again is never easy…Starting again after riding, starting again in a new house, a new place, with a new […]
I have always been a person who put her faith in animals. I learnt very early to trust a horse […]
Adrenaline…RISK…What Drives Us To Get Back On?
The other day Batialo fell down in the rain…I held on, and managed to come back up still on top. […]
Can You Ever Really Go Home Again?
We have all heard the term “you can never go home again”. I was talking to one of my best […]
What are you wishing for?
It’s coming up to my 31st birthday, and there isn’t anything I wish for, besides things that I can never […]
Dressage…What is it?
I read a blog recently where the husband of a dressage rider explained to his friends what dressage was… “Well, […]
Now or Never…What is your “What if?”
Today I had one of those useless conversations with someone, where they asked me a question and I didn’t give […]
Attitude is Everything…
Someone asked me why Batialo? What makes him so good? Well, It’s his attitude towards everything, he is just so […]
Just Don’t Think About It…
When I was young I loved to dance…My dance teacher still writes to me and calls me “her tiny dancer” […]
The Tough Choice?…
I’m often told that Portugal is not the place if I really want to make it to the top. They […]
Everyone has times when they need to start again. Horse riders typically face starting again even more often than most […]
Why I Love to Write!!…
One of the greatest things anyone ever said to me was that “I write as if I have lived 100 […]
What Animals Understand?…
I talk to my horse. In Portuguese of course because he is a Lusitano, but I do talk to him. […]
The Lusitano Girl…Home is Where the Horse Is
I received a message yesterday asking if I was the Lusitano girl that lived in Portugal. I often get […]