We are having some decent weather, not hot but not chilly either. I had a lesson last week in the evening and I remember why I dont like lessons in Sept/Oct it gets dark way too early. We have 'lights' in the ring but......I have enough problem seeing distances in full daylight, I definitely have … Continue reading Still Crazy, Still Chugging Along….
Time does fly! I don't know where last week went. I meant to blog. But the emails coming into my work email kind of took precedance (it is a busy time right now, again). Anyhoo, all is well here. Minis, Remus, and Luna are fine. I have had a couple lessons with Remus one was … Continue reading Just Popping in To Say Hi
This pretty much looks how we were on those hills me and Remus, but I digress This might get a bit sappy. As we last read, I was slightly hyperventilating waiting to go to the start box. The young man working there might be part cheerleader, I have never had a person in the start … Continue reading As You Wish: Cross Country and the Best Buckskin Ever (Dunnabeck)
me saturday am to myself! So I got up early Saturday, checked out of my hotel (grabbing some coffee first) and then tried to stop at both Dunkin and Starbucks for an iced coffee. Dunkin was not open at all and Starbucks' computers were down. Not an auspicious start to the day. Once I got … Continue reading Prepare to Die: Dressage and Stadium (Dunnabeck)
So we pulled into the show grounds lot and I parked Remus in semi-shade and told him I would be back I was going to just run thru the course fast it should only take a few minutes. Right? WRONG HA! I know a lot of you are bad asses and have no issues doing … Continue reading Life is Pain: Walking the Cross Country (Dunnabeck) and Wanting to Vomit!
Buckle up guys, this is going to be several posts just to not have mountains of text for you to be reading!! A LOT happened. Let's start with the journey there. I loaded my trailer in the morning and headed to Trinity to get Remus around 11. I had plenty of time to get to … Continue reading Inconceivable! (Dunnabeck Horse Trials) The Journey Begins…
Since I don't talk too much about her I wanted to do a quick update on Luna. She is continuing to grow up (butt high now again now) and impress us with her smarts. She may be a bit too smart. She is also a hussy and has managed to be in heat a lot. … Continue reading Quick Luna Post
I have been hemming and hawing about doing an event this fall. And due to some spectacular peer pressure (Thanks Amanda AND Emily you guys are true friends WRITTEN with true sarcasm LOL), I caved and signed up for Dunnabeck. Which is next weekend. AS IN A WEEK FROM TODAY. I may have yelped when … Continue reading I Signed Up For an Event! Gulp….
How cute is Mark's drawing? Pretty good with an ipencil and an ipad! 🙂 I had to laugh...he knows how much I love Eeyore Bouncing off Amanda's post today re white breeches I am in need of new show boots. I have an older pair of tall boots (Mountain Horse but two-toned and not appropriate … Continue reading Let’s Talk Riding Boots….Shall We?
Barbie now... Barbie on Monday night Barbie (the palomino/white mini) choked on Monday evening. She is fine now, she never was THAT bad (thought a. total drama queen about it) but it was scary nonetheless. My vet who I havent seen since Fred died (white donkey) was hesitant to come out due to the fact … Continue reading The One Where Barbie Chokes (But Is Okay)!