Welcome to Solid Savvy, the site of an aspiring novelist Krista, and Canadian Parelli student, Gin.

There’s nothing like being your horse’s best friend, and knowing you’re not merely anthropomorphizing their actions. It’s truth. And horses never lie. But it takes time, especially up here in the land of hot or cold. Four years for me so far… wait – it’s five now.

“Oh Spring, thy touch is cruel.” We don’t get Spring up here – Mother Nature goes through hot flashes, then we freeze again until finally there’s enough chocolate in her system to keep us warm and relatively even.