'This is not quite a Christmas story, but it was a moment of magic for me'
Julie has spent some time giving back to the equestrian community by volunteering, which has left her with some thoughts on the matter
Julie explains why owning a grey will keep you on your toes
"It took her no time at all to whip us into shape and arrange things just as she wanted them"
'I will continue to embrace the child within and hope I never ever grow out of the magic of it all'
Julie Gaukroger has a good laugh about why different things upset people in a variety of ways
Julie explains why it is best to stick to plan A with some horses
Julie weighs up the pros and cons of owning a first horse
Julie makes a very good point: why are tough equestrians so crippled by fear when it comes to spiders?
Julie explains why you need to say "yes" to now and enjoy life
Julie gives her thoughts on being patient, both on a horse and in a car
The Pony Mad Mum has been busy dancing like no one is watching
The Pony Mad Mum reports back from a 'bonkers' couple of weeks
When Martinis become gin and tonics and other signs the Pony Mad Mum has noticed when winter turns into spring
Julie explains why those of us who ride could take a leaf out of the Afghan cricket team
Julie discusses the perils and benefits of condition scoring and diets for horses and humans alike
The Pony Mad Mum has lost her naming mojo. If you find it, please return care of Horse & Hound
Julie asks a question that perhaps should have been asked a long, long time ago — do our four-legged friends enjoy Christmas as much as we do?
The Pony Mad Mum regales us with her previous experiences on the hunting field
Julie introduces the slightly unusual problems she faces with some four-legged garden intruders