Biting the sand again.

My lesson from yesterday.... Always stay alert. It is this precious art of balancing being allert and fully relaxed at the same time. If you would like to see what happened click here 😁 Because we are going so nicely together lately, and or I was too much focusing on something else. My mind wandered … Continue reading Biting the sand again.

De-spook yourself.

Probably everybody knows the importance of training your horse to de-spook at scary objects. But how about you? How spooky are you yourself?

Sunday Inspiration

Horse riding and body awareness. If you ride your horse try to feel the ground under your feet. Inhale and exhale trough your whole chest and stomag into the horse helps you and the horse relax. It also brings our center more down so we are one with the horse and not just floating above. … Continue reading Sunday Inspiration

Pasture paradise.

Today the horses got new places to explore. Horses do not belong in stalls, the reason why domesticated horses show so many behavioural issues is simply because they cannot be horse anymore. And sadly people do not understand enough about the true nature of horses to see that their horses are not exposing normal behaviour. … Continue reading Pasture paradise.

What have you ‘human’ done for me lately

Our horses are pretty good in calculating what is in it for them.  I want to share a few thoughts on keeping a good relationship with your horse. I have to add to this that this is only one tiny aspect of the happy horse concept. For example: If your horse lives in a stall … Continue reading What have you ‘human’ done for me lately

Where you find connection.

Horses can teach you the power of absoluut quiet. There is a connection in the deepest quiet with the endlesness. That is the realm of the horse spirit. And the place to connect with all. I am following this road. I have my horses as zen masters. If you are able to be quiet, you … Continue reading Where you find connection.

What goes around…

What goes around comes around. Onix is a hot-tempered son of a PRE stallion and his bossy mother. For a while his language was always written in hooves and teeth. Specially on moments when he felt overwhelmed with emotions. When Ramon and Onix were weaned of, they had spent almost two years in the herd … Continue reading What goes around…

Mindful horsemanship inspiration 4

Horses are perfect energy readers, so if we are wise we take mindfulness in action.

Want versus allow, a big difference for your horse.

A fine example of the need to be aware of your energy. Lesson given to me by Onix and Ramon. Make energy work for you.