#EventerSolutions: Outsmarting Winter

Where there are #EventerProblems there are #EventerSolutions, as we horsefolks tend to be a pretty crafty, resourceful and frugal (read: broke) bunch. In this spinoff series we spotlight some of your most inventive problem-solving masterpieces. Be sure to tag your photos with the hashtag #EventerSolutions on social for inclusion in future editions!

Anyone who is currently facing the frustrating winter woe of frozen water troughs will want to pay close attention to this clever #EventerSolution courtesy of EN reader Alice VanBokkelen.

This creative insulation trick is keeping her water troughs mostly ice-free in frigid Massachusetts — now that’s some serious eventer ingenuity!

While freezing temperatures are an unfortunate reality of winter …

Frozen conditions can also have their perks …

Welcome to another edition of the judgement-free zone known as #EventerSolutions.

Go Eventing.