Last week, I left work early to run some wedding errands; I finished those with plenty of daylight, so I headed to the barn with the intention of jumping Moe. There’s only so many rides in a row I can dressage. I brought Moe some […]
Month: April 2015
When you think of equestrian meccas, Lexington, Aiken, Ocala, and Wellington come to mind. Tulsa, Oklahoma wouldn’t even make your top ten. But Tulsa’s got a surprisingly robust equine scene. Shows There are a number of local organizations that regularly hold shows in Tulsa, but […]
Here’s what’s on my radar.
Johnny and I had a short pre-martial counseling session this week with our officiant so we could get our marriage license for $5 instead of $50. It was a great experience; one of the things that came up throughout the session was the concept of living with intention. The idea of doing things with a purpose and consciouslly making decisions really struck a chord with me. For example, when I snooze my alarm and wake up too late to go ride before work, is that something I’m choosing to do, or something I’m letting happen to me? I’m excited to work harder to make intentional choices.
Competing at Rolex is one of my life goals, and I love watching it. I’m so happy USEF Network is streaming it- I’m hoping my internet connection on the mobile unit tomorrow is good enough to watch cross country!
For the last few months, I’ve been focusing solely on riding Gina. Moe has been relegated to semi-retirement, toting around (and occasionally bucking off) his lesson kids, letting more advanced riders get cheap thrills jumping him over stuff, and wandering around his pasture with his […]
After last week’s post seeking advice about the bachelorette party, I started thinking over all the things that have offended various people connected to the wedding. The list is full of hilariously trivial things, so I thought I’d share them with y’all. My aunt was […]