Monthly Archives: May 2013

Definite results from Bali’s adjustment!

This morning I went out to ride Bali, and see if I could feel a difference in her from the adjustment yesterday. Wow! Did I ever feel a difference. That stuck spot in right bend? Gone! not stuck! She was … Continue reading

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Bali gets adjusted

Not an attitude adjustment, a chiropractic adjustment! Bali’s workload is fairly intense. I am working on developing her strength in a more uphill carriage, more collection, she earns her 1 cup of food a day…sadly, she is a SUPER easy … Continue reading

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A DG Stackhouse Saddle – Part 2

After a few weeks, I received a call from Lesley, at Stackhouse Saddles that my saddle tree was in the shop, and they were headed up to Middleburg, and wanted to bring it by and see how it looked, before … Continue reading

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A DG Stackhouse Saddle – part 1

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far away, I was a saddle fitter and was a rep for Performance Saddlery, when they sold Albion saddles. I learned tons, how to fit the horse, how to flock saddles, I … Continue reading

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Auditing JJ Tate Lesson Notes

I like to ride with JJ Tate when I get the chance and she sometimes gets down to Middleburg, VA and I can often snag a lesson.  JJ texted me that she was going to be in Middleburg on Wednesday … Continue reading

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First real lesson ON Neuf

I’ve taken several lessons with Neuf.  I even was lunged, albeit nervously, a few times on him.  Then I found Lauren, who rode him 10 times for me! Aaah…that was a huge relief, because I’m way too anxious on the … Continue reading

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Good Boy Neuf!!!

Now that I’ve had the opportunity to watch someone else put the first 10 or so rides on Neuf, I’m not knotted up with anxiety and I’ve been riding him as well. I finally cantered him on Tuesday, in the … Continue reading

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