Tag: horses

Equestrian Olympic History

The world is abuzz with Olympic talk right now, and if you’re anything like me, you’re keeping up with all of the trials!  I really enjoy watching the swimming, gymnastics, track and field, and of course the equestrian events!  I…

De La Coeur Fly Bonnets Off to London

I adore De La Coeur Fly Bonnets.  What better way to give your horse some personality than with a custom ordered fly bonnet?  I am all about getting items for Taylor that will be unique and not everyone at the…

Equestrian Light Fixtures

I love finding unique equestrian pieces to decorate the house with.  I have discovered that there are actually pretty cheesy horse decor items out there, and I’m really not one that always wants to go with the predictable.  That’s why…

Spotlight on: Archarcharch

I wanted to start a series of posts on magnificent “power” horses, and it was kind of a no brainer to me who would be the first pick.  He may not be the most expected choice, but I think he’s…

Perfect Equestrian Gift: Horsey Aprons

Sometimes I have a hard time finding that perfect gift for the horse lover.  Let’s face it…when you own a horse(s), holidays and birthdays are a great opportunity to get that item you’ve been drooling over for your horse!  We…

Confirmed Qualifications for London

I decided to follow up on my post from yesterday about the chase forLondon!  FEI released today the competitors who had qualified for the Olympics 2012.  I am a huge fan of Boyd Martin and his horses as well as…

US Olympic Horses Ready for London

It’s Olympic year! I have been trying very hard to keep up with all of the Olympic hub bub, picking out my faves, and crossing my fingers they make the cut.  So far I have been pleased with who potentially will…

Book Review: War Horse

  With all the hype and previews of the movie War Horse swirling around me, I was instantly curious about this story.  Any horse movie usually catches my attention, and I can’t wait to see it.  Judging from the movie…

Book Review: Beyond the Homestretch

  I love to read and especially to read a good horse book!  I enjoy passing along my finds so hopefully you will discover them as well.  I will confess that I am a little partial to books about Thoroughbreds (maybe because…