Symbol of the Turtle : taking their homes with them wherever they go, turtles remind us to remember our roots while still welcoming new places and phases in life. They teach us to appreciate life's simple, true necessities : shelter, food, drink.
"One of my 'dream tattoos'. If I had the budget, pain tolerance, and the ability to put it somewhere visible. Instead I'm settling on a small horse shoe tattoo to represent everything horse back riding has been to me.