‘To be trusted is a greater compliment than to be loved’

Do you always do, what’s best for you? 🤔 I always did the things that seemed right for me, or at least I thought were fun, or would be a good experience for me. But people never seemed to get that, they were only interested in the labels you’d get. Like back when I did…

How I combine Natural Horsemanship and Energy Therapy

What is Natural Horsemanship? “Natural Horsemanship is doing what’s best for the horse, instead of doing what’s best for you.”​ My vision and beliefs: When I started working with horses, I was inspired by the old masters like Ray Hunt, Mark Rashid and Buck Brannaman. Their way of not “working” – but connecting with their…

How to be a leader and become “Otancan”

Having a good relationship with your horse is something we all want, even though we’re not all being conscious enough about it. But where do you start, building the perfect relationship with a 1000 pound animal which only way of communicating is by using energy and body language? First, let’s take a look at one…

How to catch a Mustang

A few scenes from June’s vlog: getting mustang Eli out of the turnout. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO A lot of horses have problems with that, in this case the horse runs away. I wouldn’t chase every horse around, not every horse reacts the way you’d want them to. Eli is not interested in playing cat-and-mouse,…

Renewed Website!

*All About Horses* To all new and long-known followers; thank you for visiting my website and reading my blogs ♥ Last years theme was inspired by Mental Health Awareness, a personal project that still has missing parts online. I will publish the ending of TDD later. This years theme will be “All About Horses”, small…

Alles dat je moet weten over mij en paarden

Paarden & Ik in een notendop: I love to perform. That’s no secret, I told my dad he would watch me jump at the Olympics one day because all I ever wanted to do was jumping. That was until the Universe (I am highly convinced of that) kept sending me difficult and challenging horses. At…