During June I ran a couple of polls on social media to find out about the confidence of riding after having children and becoming a mother. As parents, we can put a lot of pressure on ourselves to do our best and try to be a model parent and this also extends to activities outside… Continue reading Confidence after babies
During May, me and my daughters went to the Dodson & Horrell horse trials in the beautiful grounds of Chatsworth house. This is my second year of attending and this time we went for the final day which included the event rider masters CIC 4*-S4 Cross Country. We began in the village browsing the variety… Continue reading Chatsworth horse trials
Thanks for joining me! It has taken me some time to update and refresh the blog and put my own stamp on it but finally I have begun. I don't have a particular theme that I will be focusing on, so I will be including a little bit of everything along with documenting the process… Continue reading A New Beginning!
Does anyone remember life before kids? My little one is only 16 months old so it's not quite yet a distant memory for me. One thing in particular that sticks out about life before motherhood though, is how I always used to complain how busy I was. If I had a time machine I would go… Continue reading Time Management for Equestrian Mamas
Every one of us goes to our riding lessons in order to get better at the sport we love. We go to our riding lessons because we enjoy them. They're time away from being a mama. They're time just for us. But, even though we know they're fun, and we have fun while we're participating… Continue reading 12 Ways to be a Good Horse Riding Student
When I started riding lessons a few months ago I was starting them off the back of having had owned horses for over 7 years. Admittedly, I hadn't done a lot of riding in those years but I was lucky in that I already owned a lot of the required equipment and had a fair… Continue reading How to Prepare for a Horse Riding Lesson as an Adult
After my daughter was born I felt like a huge part of me was missing. I really struggled with letting go of who I used to be and embracing my new role as my tiny humans live in slave. I was simultaneously celebrating my new role as a mum, and grieving the loss of who… Continue reading Horse Riding After Babies: What No-one Tells You
One of my favourite PB (pre-baby) activities used to be reading anything and everything horse related from books to blogs, but adult life is BUSY y'all. Being an adult with a baby, well just forget about it. I may as well burn my books, magazines and computer. Because between work, my side hustles, study commitments… Continue reading 8 Horse Podcasts You Have to Download Today