Monthly Archives: October 2006

Sunday at the Barn and Blondie has new Shoes!!

When I arrived at the barn today, Blondie was in the cross ties getting fitted for new shoes!  Yeah!! D thinks she's racking well enough to put her shoes back on. While he was working on Blondie, I took Harley … Continue reading
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Youma Con Plans

If anyone is interested, I'm planning on arriving early at Youma Con.  Registration opens at 9am.  To my friends and family who are attending (all 4 of you!), what time are you planning on being  there?  Want to meet for … Continue reading
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A Wet & Rainy Sunday at the Barn

Yuck! What a crappy day!!  Dean doesn't even want to go out and get something to eat!  Good thing I threw some curry fixings in the crock pot before I left for the barn. I rode Harley first, and M … Continue reading
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The Shopping Trip

Yesterday, I went tie shopping with Rich.  When I planned the outing, I forgot that it was Sweetest day.  Good thing  Dean doesn't think too highly of made up holidays, and didn't care that I was going out.  He was, … Continue reading
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Lesson 3, Block 6

It was a chilly night on Friday, and I  dread the approaching winter.  Harley already has his winter blankie on.  I guess his old bones are more susceptible to the cold. I rode Harley.  We worked on no stirrups for … Continue reading
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Blondie’s a High Point Winner!!

I received a letter in mail yesterday informing me that I'm the winner of a high point award!  Blondie actually won the prize, in her in-hand classes.  The awards are going to be presented on 11/04 at the awards banquet, which … Continue reading
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Lesson 2, Block 6

Well, show season is finally over!  Lessons resumed at the barn, and all of the saddlebred people were there for a change. I haven't seen some of them in over a month! M informed me that Gio won a world … Continue reading
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An Evening at ASHAM

 Last night, Karla and I headed over the the MSU Pavillion for the ASHAM horse show.  Roxanne was riding, so we went to cheer her on.  After a semi rough class, she finished 5th on a horse that hasn't been … Continue reading
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Tuesday Lesson at the Other Barn…

Tuesday night I went riding at the other barn again.  M & D are out of town until next week, so I thought I'd continue with lessons, even if they are at another barn.  It took over an hour to … Continue reading
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