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The Helmet Fascinator

The Helmet Fascinator

Youth have to wear an approved helmet at all times when on the show grounds. When we had a cute teenage girl showing with our phaeton cart, her helmet needed something that made it look a little more feminine and elegant besides just the helmet cover.
  • Myrna Rhinehart
Gullet Clearance… What is it and Why is it Important?

Gullet Clearance… What is it and Why is it Important?

You might hear an experienced carriage driver talk about gullet clearance on a driving saddle. This is because there are a lot of inexpensive harnesses on the market that don’t provide any spine relief in any capacity. A good driving saddle provides gullet clearance for any shape horse.
  • Myrna Rhinehart
Communication Mistakes We’ve Made

Communication Mistakes We’ve Made

I recently had a request from one of our customers to write about how to avoid a “rolling domestic” while on the carriage with your spouse or significant other. If both of you are involved in carriage driving like our family, you are bound to have a few disagreements over the years.
  • Myrna Rhinehart
Our Obstacle Driving Mistakes

Our Obstacle Driving Mistakes

It's been a while since I released a post in the series of "We've Made All the Mistakes So You Don't Have To". This one is a little different. In this case, if you compete, you eventually WILL make a mistake. Here are some of ours.
  • Myrna Rhinehart