Gratitude for Horses’ Grace

Gratitude for Horses’ Grace

When I was a young child, my grandpa used to take us out on long trips into the deserts of Utah in a horse-drawn wagon. Two huge drafts would pull my grandpa, brothers and cousins and me through the sand, over rocks, up and down hills, or wherever else my grandpa...
Gratitude for Horses’ Grace

Moving from Fall to Winter

In the Equus Coaching world, we use a model called the Seasons of Change as a way of looking at how people move through changes in their lives. Using the cyclical nature of the 4 seasons helps us to understand that life is moving in a way that makes sense, in both our i...
Gratitude for Horses’ Grace

Creating Community

Community is something that we all need and want. Like horses, humans are herd animals. When I first went through Equus Coach Training in 2011, I didn’t really have what I would consider a strong community. I knew there was something missing, but I...
Gratitude for Horses’ Grace

How to Work with Fear of Change

Things ChangeAnd the mind doesn’t like it. Even if the changes are positive, there is safety, mind believes, in doing what it’s always done. When I’m moving toward something exciting and new, I notice I often get very scared. Lots of beliefs come up...
3 Tips for Eco-friendly Horse Care

3 Tips for Eco-friendly Horse Care

It’s finally Spring, which means most of us are getting back outdoors and looking forward to spending more time in nature and with our horses. April is also Earth Month, and in recognizing the importance of taking care of the planet, we rounded up a few compelling...