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Month: February 2019

What’s Holding You Back?

What’s Holding You Back?

My students never seem to lose their enthusiasm for riding. Cold, wind, drizzle, and even snow don’t seem to deter them. I am jealous, because I just can’t seem to get all that excited anymore. I do my daily chores in the barn, I teach all my lessons, and when it comes to my own riding and training progress, I seem to be stalled. There are even days when I think about quitting. But then I think of my students…

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Challenges for Horse People

Challenges for Horse People

Feeling like a nobody I’m a nobody in the horse world. Really. Honestly. I am practically a nobody even in my local horse community. I mean, sure, I am a riding instructor. Yes, my students love me. I am a fairly accomplished rider. But I rarely ride in clinics or shows, and my students don’t show. A lot of riders in my area have no idea who I am. I’m kind of a loner. Yes, that needs to change. But…

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