22nd April 2019

Easter sunshine is good for the soul, box rest..not so much.

Its been a super busy April! Though I felt like I didn’t have much planned, a lot has happened! The last weekend in March was a busy one setting us up for the month ahead with dressage on the Saturday and a show on the Sunday. Dressage didn’t go...

11th April 2019

Senior Horse – The Golden Years

We are seeing on the TV and in newspapers the result of an aging population –   it is being cited as the ‘demise’ of the NHS.  It has been reported that two fifths of the NHS spending go on patients over the age of 65years and the average 65...

8th April 2019

After 7 months we have had our first trot!

Hi Honeychoppers, how are you all? Laura here with a little update on our progress, you may remember in our last blog things had been pretty tough over the last six months whilst we have been rehabbing Mikey’s proximal suspensory – well I am pleased to report that it...

27th March 2019

Spring has sprung in 2019

It finally feels like spring! Sun, wind, hail and rain all in one day.. welcome to Scotland! Its been a quiet month for Gerry and I, primarily because I was wiped out for almost 2 whole weeks with a chest infection. Luckily my lovely mum was on hand to...

8th March 2019

Well, what a six months we have had

Hello there guys, it’s Laura here, hope everyone is well! I have been a bit quite for the last few months and wanted to give you all a bit of an update and explanation as to why. It’s been a tough six months, after a fabulous summer and lots...

26th February 2019

February, enter in working trot and proceed through the month without stopping….

Stressage! Who’d have thought I’d be participating in stressage again, however, for good practice and side saddle points… we entered our second ever prelim test side saddle (again!) It was a seriously stressful morning trying to get Gerry ready, I was just about set to give up and not...

25th January 2019

Jumping into 2019

Spot of show jumping? Ive finally found my brave pants and we’ve been out jumping a few times this year already. We’ve had a couple of great lessons and jumped some great clear rounds! Ive been working on keeping our rhythm the same and not letting Gerry pull his...

4th January 2019

2019! New year, same us!

Happy new year! I hope you enjoyed the winter break and have set some goals for 2019 already! I haven’t made many plans for the year ahead yet. I think I’ll just see how things pan out! I would love to jump a couple of working hunters and get...

16th November 2018

Remember remember the 5th of November…

It’s been a reasonably quiet month on the horse front this month. I have enjoyed some quieter weekends and Gerry has had some time off. He enjoyed his wee holiday when I was down at Your Horse LIVE with team Honeychop. I had a cracking time and it was...

26th October 2018

Autumn Vibes

A great season has come to an end…and what a season it has been! We’ve ridden at our last show of the year, the Caledonian showing championships. It was a lovely show and what better way to end this years run than winning both classes! The day didn’t start...