Fly Patrol

Fly Patrol

As with all other things, Ax is a baby when it comes to flies and his aversion to them seems to have grown over the years. He’s been known to gallop around his paddock when he has had enough of the bugs, often times until someone brings him inside or he is lathered in sweat. Because of this, I do my best to give him adequate defenses against the dreaded flying pests. Continue reading “Fly Patrol”

Favorite Things | Spring 2018

Favorite Things | Spring 2018

Despite the saying, spring never really sprang up this year—New England flopped back and forth between 40° and 80° for a month or so before finally settling on the warmer end of the spectrum. Even though I am a little upset about the lack of my favorite 70°-and-sunny weather, I made it through with some spring favorites. Continue reading “Favorite Things | Spring 2018”

Roeckl Malta Gloves | Product Review

Roeckl Malta Gloves | Product Review

My first pair of Roeckl gloves came to me five years ago via a barn’s lost and found. I was thrilled to snag a pair of almost brand new black gloves before the box went off to donation. Now, I own quite a few pairs, including my newest favorites, the Roeckl Malta Gloves. Basically the two-toned sister to the classic Roeck-Grip, the Maltas are simply stunning. Continue reading “Roeckl Malta Gloves | Product Review”

The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

The final day of the Kentucky Three-Day Event was bittersweet—on one hand, I was sunburnt, sore, and utterly exhausted; on the other, I was sad to leave the excitement and chaos that is horse show life. After a long day of cross-country and a grand prix the day before and a late night with friends at a local mexican restaurant that made all my queso dreams come true, I was thankful for the late start for show jumping day.  Continue reading “The Final Phase | Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event”