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My first twelve months as a blogger – Lessons Learnt

My first twelve months as a blogger – Lessons Learnt

I have now been a blogger for a little over a year, and its been something I have thoroughly enjoyed. I’ve learnt a lot along the way and I’m sure there are many more lessons still to be had. My top learnings as a blogger […]

Behind the Scenes with Alta Mira Horsemanship

Behind the Scenes with Alta Mira Horsemanship

I have made many wonderful connections through the Facebook Equestrian Bloggers group including with Lindsey Rains of Alta Mira Horsemanship. Her blog is a combination of stunning photography, beautiful artwork (drawn by Lindsey) and inspiring writing that is sure to have you hooked. In her writing […]

How we talk to each other online

How we talk to each other online

A couple of months ago I joined some Facebook equestrian groups. They are a great way of sharing knowledge and ideas as well as having a little fun.  But, and this is a big but, I’ve recently noticed a concerning trend – the way that […]

Vale Gillian Rolton OAM

Vale Gillian Rolton OAM

In Australian households the name Gillian Rolton is synonymous with eventing. Perhaps best know for her two team gold Olympic medals in eventing on her horse Peppermint Grove, Gillian was an institution in the Australian equestrian community. It was with great sadness that we learnt […]

One horse threads – Product Review

One horse threads – Product Review

At nearly 29 some people may argue that I am far too old to be wearing cute equestrian themed clothing. These people are not my friends, because honestly who needs that kind of negativity in their life? I discovered the American based company ‘One Horse […]

Insta-Love – Equestrians on Instagram

Insta-Love – Equestrians on Instagram

When you think social media you could be forgiven for not being overwhelmed by a surge of warm fuzzy feelings, but that is exactly what I get when I think of community I have found via Instagram. While I am lucky to have many meaningful […]

Blast from the Past – Stepping up to Elementary

Blast from the Past – Stepping up to Elementary

A year ago today Nonie and I had just completed our first official elementary dressage competition. In honour of this I thought I would share the first ‘blog’ post I wrote, which was originally posted on the Wilson Equestrian page.  Walking out of the arena […]

Summer Staples – Wilson Equestrian Suede Breeches

Summer Staples – Wilson Equestrian Suede Breeches

After a short break over Christmas, I went through by equestrian wardrobe and realised something truly tragic. I had nothing to wear! Well practically nothing. All of a sudden, breeches that I had owned for a few years were ready for the bin, and I […]

Rain Rain Go Away

Rain Rain Go Away

As an equestrian, my relationship with rain one of love-hate. While I can accept that regular doses of rain are necessary, bringing with it wonderfully lush grass, providing respite from the oppressive humidity and filling up rain water tanks and bores, there are also several […]