Crooked

I am sure I have mentioned before that Eli has a jacked up hind end. He has wonky conformation, and I have discussed it with both the vet and the farrier (repeatedly). While there is no real fix for unconventional conformation, there are things that can mitigate it -- correct shoeing, therapeutic maintenance, protective boots, … Continue reading Crooked

Professional Pictures and Show Outfit Details

Who else shows for the pictures? The photographers got some good ones of Eli! I am slightly obsessed and basically plastering them everywhere. Eli is wearing his Lund Saddlery snaffle bridle, the Fleeceworks Show Hunter saddle pad, and a Lettia girth. I use Lund Saddlery stirrup leathers and MDC irons on my Devoucoux Biarritz. I … Continue reading Professional Pictures and Show Outfit Details

My Spring 2018 Equestrian Style

If y'all don't realize by now that I LOVE CLOTHES, I might consider you illiterate. And as the seasons change, so do the styles. While I am obsessed with the Gucci FW 2018 collection, it's not practical for riding (I am not being totally ironic here -- I really am obsessed with it and I … Continue reading My Spring 2018 Equestrian Style

New Fave Socks: TuffRider Bamboo Argyle Socks Review

You can file this under reviews I was not expecting to write. I got three pairs of the TuffRider Bamboo Argyle socks for Christmas. I decided to wear a pair right away. I kind of want 3 more pairs now. (THANKS, MOM!!) I am familiar with the TuffRider brand only in passing, and have had … Continue reading New Fave Socks: TuffRider Bamboo Argyle Socks Review

EGO 7 Orion Field Boot Review Update

Back in October/November-ish, I ordered EGO 7 Orion Field Boots from Germany. This means I spent $340 USD for boots that retail at $499 here (many tack shops have them in stock now). And you know what? I'd buy these boots again at $499 in a heartbeat. 10 months in to wearing these boots fairly … Continue reading EGO 7 Orion Field Boot Review Update