Why Do You Ride? – Returning to What You Love After Trauma

I think something all equestrians can agree on is that trying to explain anything horse related to non-horse people can be a difficult task. When it comes down to it, the easiest way to explain…

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Best Horse Breeds for Jumping

Since horses were first domesticated thousands of years ago, we’ve been selectively breeding them for our own purposes. This has resulted in at least one breed being perfectly suited to whatever you want it to…

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Horse Cost Case Study: November 2019 Update

Author Malcolm Gladwell spoke at a conference I attended several years ago. He wrote a book called Outliers in which he examined what makes the “best and brightest” people successful. When it comes to tracking…

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Getting Into Your Comfort Zone

In a pushy society that often invalidates and sometimes ridicules comfort zones, we have a bit to learn about their value and importance. If you read my first article of this series, you already know…

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Horse Cost Case Study: October 2019 Update

I thought I’d come out ahead financially by deciding not to have kids. No college funds, no sports team uniforms, no toys or video games. Now that I’ve become a horse owner, though, I’m not…

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