Using riding helmet or cowboy hat?

People sometimes ask me why Italian riders never wear a helmet. This is a question I’ve also asked myself. This has been a big issue for me for many years. After I got to know the world of Western riding, I’ve been pulled between two worlds: the Cowboy hat or the Riding helmet? The difference…

Getting Ready for the Autumn

Autumn is strange. This season might give you the blues, or it means new opportunities. In either way it’s important to get ready for the seasonal change! I’m doing it my way. This year my goal is to get rid of all the leafs that always become a high mountain in the back of the…

A new hair style!

Our hair style is something very personal and important for everyone. After months of research online and waiting for the right moment, I did it! I just couldn’t wait to have long hair until it grows out by itself. I’ve tried for years, but I always end up cutting it before it gets long. As…

Visiting the furniture exhibition near Milan

Today I went to see the furniture exhibition called “Il salone del mobile” near Milan. It was a huge exhibition filled with all kind of furniture design and most of all; pure luxury! In this exhibition area you can see all the important brands within furniture design. One of them is Thonet, that builds furniture…

The elegant horse world of Hermès

On my way through Turin I´ve noticed a special shop several times. Just on the angle of Piazza San Carlo you find Hermès, a high class horse and fashion store. Since it really looks expencive, I normally walk past…  But this day I decided to go inside with the excuse of the horse blog! I…

Great grandma`s memories of Turin

This is not a fairy tale about princesses, mannequins, witches and football players. It´s  simply stories from the adventurous life of an elderly woman living in Turin. If you want to learn more about the story of Turin, then this is well worth the read. One evening after work, I visited as usual the apartment…