Monthly Archives: April 2007

Lesson 9.3

Wednesday's lesson was on Sammy.  I hopped on, and when he started to trot, I thought I was going to fall off!  What happened to my easy lesson?  Sammy was really strutting his stuff, to the point M had me … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn

Spring is here!  Is it going to stay?  For the sake of my blooming flowers, I sure hope so! First off, I warmed up Harley for Brooke.  He was a little stiff, to say the least.  The horses had their … Continue reading
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Lesson 9.2

Aurora The weather is getting so nice, I'm getting really pumped about the fast approaching show season!  It's hard to feel enthusiastic about anything when it's 20 degrees.  It's good thing that spring is finally starting to roll into town, … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn – It’s time for a show bridle!

 I suck - I didn't proofread this entry, either - sorry! What a lovely day!  The weather is starting to improve, and maybe spring is here to stay!  It was nice not having to wear a pair of long johns, … Continue reading
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UPHA Academy Show – Canter departs suck

Ignore the typos - I'm too freaking tired to proofread this!  After getting the horses unloaded and bedded down Friday night, I tacked up Blondie for a quick lesson.  M rode her first, and Blondie was not the best behaved horse … Continue reading
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Lesson 9.2

Another crappy day! It’s April 11, and it’s snowing! Then, as I was getting ready to go to the barn, it started sleeting. Wonderful! I rode Sammy, because M believes that after struggling with him, I ride better. He can … Continue reading
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Easter at the Barn

With temperatures hovering in the 20's, I dug out my trusty hand warmers, bundled up, and headed off to the barn.  It was really cold standing in one place for any length of time.  I wish winter would DIE! Sara … Continue reading
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Lesson 9.1

After escaping early from work with a dreadfully painful sore throat, I tanked up on pain relievers, sneaked in a little nap, and felt well enough to head off for a slightly early riding lesson.  I rode Blondie, and she's rediscovered … Continue reading
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Lesson 8.10

Hmmm, there must be a horse show around the corner because I'm getting sick.  Again!  The change in temperature is really playing havoc with my sinuses, and I've had a sore throat for the past two days.  My annoying, hacking … Continue reading
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Oh, no! Not again!!!

*sniff*  I broke the carafe to my coffee maker!!  Again!!!  I bumped it against the sink, and it exploded!  Crap!!  I'm not going to be able to search for another one until this weekend.  Boohoo!!!  What am I going to … Continue reading
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