Baby Steps!

These past months have been an ardent test of patience to be sure as I struggled to do even the bare minimum with my Lexi. But this week marked a few more steps forward. Baby Steps, but forward steps none the less! I was able to start physio on Monday. After a thorough assessment they…

Progress!!

We had a positive night tonight. Our barn manager was outside when I arrived at the barn tonight. She graciously offered to help me bring Lexi in. I thankfully accepted. She was able to provide some guidance with a couple of areas I was uncertain in when going into the paddock and interacting with another…

Natures Wonders

Today we awoke to an amazing story book winter wonderland! The previous night we were enveloped in a thick ice fog. Visibility was near zero as I cautiously navigated the dark eerie roads on my way into town. The heavy blanket of fog allowed for very little point of reference as to just where I…

Feeling Thankful

As so many are celebrating Thanksgiving today, it seems fitting that I too am feeling exceptionally thankful today. I've had some hurdles since my injury. The physical aspects seemed the most concerning initially. However as the physical injury healed I was left with a little anxiety feeling a bit vulnerable as I was now acutely…

Quality Time

As the long dark cold days of winter are now upon us it is such a pleasure to have my Lexi to brighten my evenings! She is settling into her new surroundings beautifully and we are loving having the use of the indoor arena. It's now dark by the time I finish work. Tonight was…

The Learning Curve

Ahhh the dreaded learning curve. I've learned that it doesn't matter how old you get, learning something new still has its challenges! Whether it's learning to play an instrument and having to listen to the ungodly sounds you're producing as you struggle to hit the right notes. Or learning to ski and finding you spend…

Horse Addict

Are you one of those people that typically hates shopping?I'll do most anything to avoid it. My wardrobe will attest to it. But when it comes to horse stuff I can't explain what comes over me! I could buy horse related items incessantly! There is very little available where I live, but the Internet makes…