Reflections on 2018

It’s easy for me to look back on 2018 and declare it the shittiest year ever. My eagerly anticipated foal was euthanized after being in and out of the vet clinic for a month. The vet bill incurred by Marrakesh and Gina’s care was staggering and dealt an enormous blow to my finances. Candy made […]

CPDS Schooling Show Championships

Alternate title: Stephanie and Moe’s Unmitigated Disaster Show! Before I left for Dressage At Devon an eternity¬†a month ago, I dropped an entry in the mail for the local dressage club’s schooling show championships. Moe and I have been doing just fine at First Level all year with scores in the 60s. We needed a […]

Moe’s triumphant return to dressage

Since his EPM diagnosis and subsequent treatment last fall, Moe has been doing very little. He went cross country schooling in January, and I’ve sporadically pulled him out of the pasture to hack around on. His post-EPM prognosis was always good, but I thought that he might be ready to wind down from vigorous activity. […]