Pony Week at Tryon International Equestrian Center


In July 2023, we packed up 13 kids and 9 ponies and made the 11+ hour trek from the Philadelphia Suburbs in Pennsylvania to Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina. We spent a whirlwind week at Tryon (TIEC) and experienced much of what the resort had to offer. Check out our experience … Read more

Hot Summer Horse Show Must-Haves


The word “hot” in the title of this post in no way refers to “good looking or attractive.” Nope. Not today. The word “hot” refers to searing temperatures that love to permeate horse shows in the summer. (And all other outdoor summer sports for that matter!) Keeping cool on the hottest of horse show days … Read more

Ideas for Horse Braid Charms

Pegasus Horse Mane Charm

If you are looking for a fun and subtle way to add a little bling or rider personality to your show horse, this post is for you. Learn about horse braid charms and see some ideas for adding them to your ride. Horse Show Fashion Loves Tradition If you have been horse showing for any … Read more

Horse Show Ribbon Craft

Make Your Own Horse Show Ribbons HERO

Look at this adorable and colorful horse show themed craft! Make your own horse show ribbon, complete with a pretty rosette at the top. Follow our tutorial below to make these DIY horse show ribbons. Horse Show Ribbons The most popular choice for horse shows when it comes to prizes are colorful ribbons! Even though … Read more

DIY Mini First Aid Kit for Horse Shows

DIY Mini First Aid Kit

Grab a few simple supplies from the dollar store and make this mini first aid kit. It’s small and compact, perfect for your horse show bag. First Aid Supplies for Horse Shows Last week I was cruising through our local dollar store. I was picking up last minute items for an away show we are … Read more

LeMieux Grooming Bag Pro Review

Lemieux Grooming Bag Pro Wisteria by Horse Show Ring HERO

I have been a horse show mom for more than 10 years at this point. I am always looking for a potential “best horse show bag ever” to tote around the show and hold supplies while we are ringside. Last month, I treated myself to the LeMieux Grooming Bag Pro to try out as my … Read more

Funny Horse Show T Shirts


Check out these great shirts and grab your favorites! These funny horse show t shirts are perfect to wear over your show clothes at the next show, or even to riding lessons. There are some adult shirts, youth shirts, and even a few sweatshirts to choose from. Fun Horse Shirts and Gifts Oh! I am … Read more

10+ Horse Show Supplies to Grab at Five Below

Horse Show Supplies at Five Below HERO

Last week I was perusing the shelves at my local Five Below store and found a bunch of items to add to this year’s horse show supplies. Take a look at what I found below and start thinking about what new additions your horse show essentials might benefit from! Each year as the last snowflake … Read more

DIY Horse Show Essentials Kit for Riders

Horse Show Rider Supply Kit Jump Class

On a horse show day, having all of the supplies you may or may not need can take a lot of stress out of the equation. Check out our list below and see how we put together this DIY kit. Our DIY horse show essentials kit for riders holds more than 2 dozen different supplies … Read more

10 Unique US Horse Competitions to Watch


Across the United States, there are so many different kinds of horse competitions and exhibitions that you can attend (or perhaps even compete in!). From grueling cross country jump courses to a big rodeo under the bright stadium lights, equestrian events are a really entertaining way to spend time with friends and family. Take a … Read more