Our horses get moved to a different pasture to graze regularly throughout the year. They are heading out to the south pasture. Watching them this close move together is what is missing in this world. We move together singly and technically. We all know and feel we are missing out on the human contact or […]
I write this post about closing my brain. Keeping my mind in the dark while sitting still. I like to count when I meditate and then it calms me. I am sure of one thing these days and that is I can shut my mind off and stay alert, even if my mind wanders and […]
Story writing. Protagonist (lead character) and Antagonist (evil person). How evil is the bad guy? How many challenges will the Protagonist (lead character) have?. What does the lead character learn at the end? I am practicing writing a novel for my own learning and I am taking it seriously as if a publisher is waiting […]
Horses are a good thing.
These horses are happy with their new straw bed. No interesting words on this post. I am just enjoying the movements of our horses and small pleasures outside.
I lost my son 17 years ago and my good friend lost her son 14 years ago. It is difficult to know what each of us go through. My friend summed it up with this. “The anniversary date of the passing of a loved one, is a day where I reflect , and then I […]
This is my walking path now. I follow the well worn tread of the horses trail. I have a story to tell about this path. Once upon a time I was feeling down. I went out for a walk. The traffic on the highway was too busy and I turned back home. I walked to […]
I am walking 3 miles a day. I have reached 10,000 steps some days but find it hard to maintain that everyday. I have decided on 7500 steps per day, which is 3.5 miles for me. If I get more than that then it is a bonus. The trick is to keep the walking interesting. […]
I have healing methods for myself that I should of used or known about before 2004. That may not make sense to you but I am a very unfortunate mom who has grieved over my son’s passing back in 2004. If many of you are practicing the difficult process in being a parent; and it […]
I was taught to snake (serpentine) around the arena by Buck Brannaman. It is a great routine to warm up my horse and the horse has something different to do than just walk along the arena fence. I also like it because it gives me a focus and plan to start my longer rides.