4 Ways to Cultivate Kindness, In Oneself and Others

Becoming mindful of ourselves allows us to go through life with intent and purpose, opposed to mindless thinking which entails a programmed, single-minded thought, rigid against surprise. Mindfulness training requires a deep connection with our bodies, minds, and surroundings. The benefits of mindfulness stretch far and wide from relationships, work life, family and our inner-self.

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My Welcome to the Herd

As an introduction to the programs available at The Mane Intent, and to gain a better understanding of the offerings there, Jennifer took me through a few exercises as if I were a client. We began with a grounding exercise, to practice becoming aware of what we are feeling in our body, our emotions, pressures,

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Niagara Federation of University Women Feature The Mane Intent at March 2018 Public Meeting

Jennifer Garland, Owner/Program Director for The Mane Intent Inc., will be the featured speaker at the Niagara Federation of University Women’s Public Meeting in March. “Experiential Learning with Horses: Finding Connection in a Wired World” is the topic of her presentation which will highlight how modern life is impacting the health of young people and

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Creating Memorable Tourism Experiences With Intent

Planning a visit to Peterborough-Kawartha’s next year? Come see us at The Mane Intent. We promise a memorable equine tourism experience designed with intent. That’s because The Mane Intent is the recipient of Regional Tourism Organization 8’s (RTO8) Partnership Allocation Program. RTO 8 supports tourism partners like us in Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland County and Peterborough

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Welcoming Geoff Crane to our Community of Experts

The Mane Intent is pleased to welcome emotional intelligence expert Geoff Crane, President of Adaptimist Insights, to our delivery team. We work with a variety of experts including Equine Programming certified facilitators, social workers, psychiatrists, psychotherapists and corporate and life coaches to support programming. Our delivery teams are determined by client needs. Starting in 2018,

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The Garden That Grew Her

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” — Audrey Hepburn How does your garden grow? I picture Leslie Bradford Scott’s garden full of resilient flowers that hang on to their colour without fading even when draught strikes. “Grow flowers in the desert. It’s a lot harder and there’s a lot less competition,” she

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