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Month: April 2016

Tackling that Tough Thing ?>

Tackling that Tough Thing

We all have that one thing that we are working up to… and that one thing that terrifies us for no real reason.  We know we can do it… but…. One of the wonderful groups I follow on Facebook has inspired me to give some tips for mentally preparing to face your fear.  Many of the riders in the group were expressing their fears of cantering or cantering a new horse.  This is a VERY common issue for students.  There…

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The Cross Ties – A Place to Prepare and Reflect ?>

The Cross Ties – A Place to Prepare and Reflect

Welcome to the The Cross Ties!      Originally, I had anticipated running a site for the resale of used tack and other equestrian items, however, with the rise of the popularity of free groups, I was forced to reflect upon the nature of this website.  The idea of reflection and regrouping is not a bad one, in fact, it is extremely liberating.  Through the years, everyone, including me, is faced with changing circumstances.  These changes help us grow and…

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