Happy Birthday to my big brother! Remember when you were young…#throwback #vaulting #goodolddays #rememberwhen #happybirthday @dpequestrian @cynthia_b_p A post shared by Holly Payne Caravella (@hollypayneequestrian) on Dec 2, 2017 at 4:34am PST Happy belated birthday...» Read More!
You know you’re going to have your work cut out for you when your barn-mate texts you a picture of your pony with the caption, “I want to be a brown horse!” Truly, I had...» Read More!
I’m super excited to say that I’ve decided to apply to participate in the Retired Racehorse Project for 2018 with my newest pony, Turkey. He had some time off that I didn’t plan, but you...» Read More!
Warning: weather complaints coming. You know what’s really great? When it’s quite literally 70 degrees during the day, but also 32 at night. This makes everything SO simple in horse land, and I just adore...» Read More!
Happy Giving Tuesday! Whether or not you shopped ’til you dropped this weekend or not, consider using this day to support a charity important to you. If you’re looking for some equine related giving Tuesday...» Read More!
Libby Head’s four-star pocket rocket, Sir Rockstar, is enjoying the limelight at Training level with UGA student Erin Jarboe. They just won the Training Rider-A division at Pine Top’s Thanksgiving Horse Trials this weekend, which...» Read More!
https://www.instagram.com/p/BbXJnebldDy/?taken-by=willcolemanequestrian Now that we’ve passed Thanksgiving that means it’s finally socially acceptable to decorate your home (and your horse) for Christmas! My own poor horse has seen his fair share of hats, garland and even...» Read More!
I am very proud to say that I have never set foot inside a mall on Black Friday – it’s just not my cup of tea. I will readily admit to having taken advantage of...» Read More!
So, I only had two Thanksgiving feasts yesterday, which is down from three the previous years, so I think I only put on like twenty pounds instead of the usual thirty? That’s good, right? I...» Read More!
Ok so not to brag or anything, but my friends and I are kind of a big deal when it comes to Thanksgiving. As the most important holiday of the year, we’ve been planning the...» Read More!
It’s the time of year when everyone waxes poetic about what makes them thankful. JJ Sillman, photographer extraordinaire and member of the Central Kentucky Riding for Hope rescue takes a minute to recount how lucky...» Read More!
Did you know there are monsters in the leaves? And creatures in the trees? Colonel Mustard would like to make a public service announcement on behalf of all horses that there are indeed! Especially when...» Read More!
Smartphones have oodles of megapixels and “nice” cameras are no longer found only in the hands of professionals. ‘Anyone can be a photographer these days’ is a lament that I’ve heard more than once from...» Read More!
It’s officially #eventingsunnyfl season as the snowbirds started the migration south at the Ocala Jockey Club International Three-Day Event. The one- and two-star groups had a great cross country day yesterday, and there’s more to...» Read More!
We’re sending heaps of healing vibes and well wishes to Booli Selmayr, who has been in the ICU since Sunday with a myriad of internal injuries after a freak accident on one of her horses. It’s been...» Read More!
Do you ever feel like maybe you own the cutest horse in the entire world? I do. Twice over, really, because Nyls is the original model horse, but his little protege, Turkey, is actually the...» Read More!
There is something completely entrancing about photos from the jog where the horse is staring directly at the camera. Forget the people, that’s not interesting to me, but horses? When they seem to know exactly...» Read More!
We are in for a treat this weekend with the Ocala Jockey Club hosting their second annual International Three-Day Event. Course Builder Tyson Rementer shared this photo of what he calls “Arts & Crafts at...» Read More!
https://www.instagram.com/p/BbcDAcZBp5L/?taken-by=dpequestrian Barn dogs… We all know them. We see them eating and rolling in mysterious unspeakable things at the barn. My own dear Franklin got not one, but THREE baths this weekend. Honestly, you can’t...» Read More!
https://www.instagram.com/p/BbXJnebldDy/?taken-by=willcolemanequestrian This is my favorite time of year. Crisp, fall days are my absolute favorite. Bundling up in layers and unpacking my favorite winter hats and scarves. Cooking comforting soups and relaxing by a cozy...» Read More!
https://www.instagram.com/p/BbVifgiAfTY This week in Lexington, Kentucky the fanciest of the dancers are competing at the US Dressage Finals presented by Adequan®. There are some eventers, including Lainey, who have gone over to the dark side...» Read More!
‘Tis the season for clinicing! Full Gallop Farm in Aiken is hosting a clinic this weekend with eventing legend Lucinda Green. This weekend’s sessions are chock full (auditing is welcome though!), but a second weekend with...» Read More!
Ok, I can’t be the only one who is already planning what to bake for Thanksgiving, can I? I feel safe in saying that Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year, mostly because...» Read More!