One of the most asked questions out there, is how we saddle up Lillen and with what. There is no secret that our equipment looks a bit odd, so I thought I'd introduce you to the how's and why's. One of the biggest concern Internet has for Lillen and saddles, is that they are way … Continue reading Saddling up the big guy
Loretto was the first horse I bought for my own money. He was old and thin and a little awkward, but I spent all my money on him and before I knew it, he was mine. We were able to stay together for close to four years. He developed PPID ("Cushings" syndrome), and we managed … Continue reading My man Loretto
Repeat after me: "I am a person! I am a living individual with my own interests, my own thoughts and my own will!" Now, I'll have you warned, this blog post is a rant. Nothing more, nothing less. And what may I rant about today, you ask? The fact that people forget that I am … Continue reading I am a person
I've "put myself out there" and publically clipped my horse, and received a lot of different kinds of attention for it. Some get angry, some get curious (which someone handle great, others just get rude), and some openly takes my place in the "debate" and defends me. But what I've seen though, is a lack … Continue reading The Winter Clip 101
Many of my followers live in countries with less to no snow and/or ice, and have difficulties imagining a life where your house if half-way buried in snow, and where you have to ride your horses on ice. We have 6 hours of daylight (which you'll miss out on, because you're at work/school), and live … Continue reading Our snowy routine
As an equestrian who does not check any boxes regarding what I do (or don't do) with my horses, I often receive a lot of questions about what I actually think about [insert stuff]. So let me tell you about life with a 1200kg (2650lbs) horse and what I think about riding without a bit. … Continue reading Riding bitless with a 1200kg horse
The deal is simple; you ask, I answer! Yesterday I posted the news about my new blog on Lillens Instagram Account, and asked you for questions. I recieve a whole lot of questions on a day-to-day basis, but boy I had NOT expected the amout of questions I would recieve once I asked for them! … Continue reading Questions and Answers
Well, hi there. How did you end up here? You seem both curious and slightly lost. No worries though, let me guide you through this in a calm and collected manner. Easily explained; this is a blog. My name is Emma. Seeing that you ended up here, I'm sure you clicked a link which said … Continue reading Welcome!