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/Trish Lemke

About Trish Lemke

Hi, I'm Trish. I've been thinking about, dreaming about and working with horses for over half of my life and I love sharing my observations with you! I believe that humans can be happier if we all become a bit more horselike.

Relish the Little Joys, Create the Big Joys

By |2018-04-06T15:17:31+00:00November 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

I am in the business of helping people find their joy. More and more, I'm finding that joy is an elusive quality that a lot of folks have a hard time grasping. Everyone seems to be in search of the BIG JOY, what it is that has their hearts pumping and bursting out of their chests. The "little kid" feeling [...]

Wit and Wisdom from a Horse #7

By |2018-05-02T14:11:27+00:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|

“Be Curious” If you would watch when a horse is interacting with a new person, animal, place or thing, you would be able to see them displaying an acute awareness and an intense curiosity. They would use all of their senses to explore and make sense of the previously unknown. They may put their lips [...]

Wit and Wisdom from a horse #6

By |2018-05-02T13:17:57+00:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|

Wit and wisdom from a horse #6 “Don’t apologize (or if you’re an apology addict, do it less)” If you’ve ever studied or even watched horse behavior, you would notice that they never apologize for who they are, what they look like, what they are wearing, what they say (nonverbally, of course), or how much [...]

Wit and Wisdom from a Horse #5

By |2018-03-27T13:49:44+00:00February 20th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|

"Open your heart" My horsey friend, Kate, came out to the stable yesterday and did some energy work with my mare, Rosie.  Kate worked with her for about an hour and did some amazing things, but what stuck with me the most was when she said, “Horses almost always have an open heart”.  It’s just [...]