Courage

Courage

‘Que valiente eres!’ You are so brave! These are the words I heard most last years. Everywhere I went with my horses Meknes and Nikka on our pilgrimage to Santiago the Compostela, people called me brave for travelling ‘alone’ with them. I didn’t feel brave...
The essence

The essence

Just close your eyes for a moment, and feel how great would it be, if we could truly be ourselves without masks. Unfortunately, many of us, put on a mask, because of what other people might think of us. We pretend to be someone ‘fake’, in order to be...
slowing down

slowing down

Since I left the Netherlands with my horses two years ago, I became convinced that slowing down, is a true art to be mastered. One of the greatest things I have achieved since we left, is to live my life more slowly. No longer my life is organized by the clock, agenda...
Trust

Trust

The last year I worked mainly with more ‘challenging’ horses. Horses with whom people had difficulties because of their behaviour and who lacked trust in humans. Agressive and difficult Some of the horses ran away when they saw a human coming with a...