Saturday, 15 November 2014

Ride Recap (With Pictures Finally!)

Again, I`m feeling uninspired and will let the pictures tell the story!
Here we come!


 Maybe we`ll just trot it now?

Being all fancy pants.

Proof she picked up those hind legs once or twice. Also proof of my duck feet.

More fancy pants. She was a wee bit excited today. It looks cute but she's hiding behind the contact again. Although we are by no means established with it,  I later figured out she was extra fussy as she had some objections to the saddle I was trying on her. Pony saddle fitting...ughhhh.

Please flex and give me a nicer contact pony. She says OK but I'll pop that shoulder WAYYY out cause this is hard. Only slightly motorbiking and I'm all hunched up like a gnome- good thing we have a lesson coming up.

We have a baby canter

Whee! Forward is good!

Good pony!


  1. Fancy pony mare! :) Gotta love the cobs! And I love that arena! So pretty with all of those trees!

    1. Thank you! We're very lucky to have the use of that arena - such kind neighbours!

  2. She is adorable, those first jumping pics are fab!
    Have a ball at your lesson

    1. G is surprisingly good at taking action pics - I'm going to have to sign him up more often :) Of course I just deleted all the pictures where pony or I (or both of us!) look exceptionally bad ha ha

    2. I keep them for blooper posts which may or may not ever see the light of day depending on how much I have to talk about on the blog lolz ☺

  3. she just looks like so much fun to ride!!! you guys look great :)

  4. She's looking really good! And totes cute over the baby vertical :)

  5. Ahhh, I am so familiar with the total lack of effort Cob trot over the jumps at first. Haha. Connor and Aviator both did that with me. She looks so cute! Love that blue breastplate on her.