Monthly Archives: February 2007

Sunday at the Barn – What a Busy Day!

Dee Dee When I woke up this morning, I was not feeling well at all.  I took Buu out and was greeted by a layer of ice coating everything, and briefly thought of canceling, but a shower helped to refresh … Continue reading
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Friday’s Lesson – Canceled!

A trip to the clinic confirmed my fears - I'm sick again!  Unfortunately, I saw the doctor who only prescribes 7 days of a weak antibiotic, so I'll probably be back there in another week.  I'm hoping I can call … Continue reading
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Lesson 7.20

There’s actually a hint of spring in the air!! I wonder how long it will last before we get blasted by another bout of cold weather. I was actually excited at the prospect of riding again – it’s been so … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn – I’m Sick Again!

I haven't been feeling well for the past few days, and today I had to admit that I'm sick.  I hope it's just a cold, because our health insurance sucks now and I don't want to have to go to … Continue reading
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Lesson 7.19

Harley  Friday's lesson was with Harley on a long line.  As we got started, I asked if I was sitting deep enough in the saddle, and M said that I was.  And I pretty much continued to do so the … Continue reading
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Lesson 7.18

This post is late because I didn't want to share my frustrations yet.  I had a horrible lesson that started on Blondie, but because I having such an awful time riding her, I was switched to Sammy.  Here are the hideous … Continue reading
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UPHA Academy Show –

My first class on Saturday was at 10.  The show was pushed back an hour because of the temperatures.  M & D brought their turbo heater, so it was fairly warm by our horses, and their were 2 huge turbo … Continue reading
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Friday Night – Prepping for the Horse Show

Friday night, I checked into the Howard Johnson on Trowley before heading over to the Pavilion.  It took a little longer than it should have, as I followed the incorrect directions I had just received from the desk clerk.  He … Continue reading
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Lesson 7.17

It was another frigid evening, but I thought of a new way to keep warm.  I taped a hand warmer to the back of my vest!  Why didn't I think of using those little wonders last year?  Like on Sunday, … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn – Brrrrr!

Ok, what kind of idiot goes horseback riding when it's 3 degrees?  You guessed it!  Me! I did discover the winning combination for keeping warm. I made a mad dash to Dick's yesterday and purchased an Under Armour compression cold … Continue reading
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