saturday part two

after our session on head lowering, we moved into “the sweet spot”.  this is our belly button.  for this you draw your horse into your belly button, reaching out and taking a hold of each side of the halter if they need a little help coming all the way in.  then treat treat treat! this […]

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friday night

we arrived in absarokee montana after a long hot drive across western montana.  it was a very hot day, therefor hot in the horse trailer, but billy handled the whole thing like a pro!  he was eager to get in the trailer and very calm and quiet about unloading after nearly 5 hours IN the […]

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the journey

i wanted to re-use this picture with this quote because i think we all need to be reminded once in awhile that life/happiness/horsemanship is truly about the journey, not the destination. i’ve noticed a shift in my horsemanship.  thankfully, as i was getting entirely too single minded and direct line.  both things that i definitely […]

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a little something for the weekend

i am part of a Masterclass on facebook with David Lichman.  it’s so exciting!  this is my video for the class.  i’ll share what i learn next week… and i made this video while filming for the masterclass 😉 here is a video i did showing “games in a flow”.  that’s when you move from […]

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Battling the Ego

I’ve been struggling with my ego lately. I don’t know why. When Billy was at the barn I cared very little about what the other horse owners thought of me and my training techniques. Now that he is at home I worry constantly about what the neighbors are thinking, what are they saying? Deep down […]

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