Monthly Archives: August 2007

Lesson 11

Wednesday began with a little bout of food poisoning.  Yeah!  The mushrooms in the fridge must have been bad.  I spent the morning in the bathroom, first at work, and when I was able to make the short trip home, … Continue reading
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Lesson 10

For Monday's lesson, I rode Jimmy.  Blondie had just had her shoes pulled, and M thought it best to let her get used to being barefoot.  I was going to ride Zeb, but he was limping again, so Jimmy was … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn – Oh, the gates come off!

Yesterday was accented with a little too much excitement. First I heard that Summer, while in the cross-ties, had a temper tantrum and flipped herself over onto her back. She has back problems to begin with, and I’m sure this … Continue reading
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Lesson 9

My Friday night lesson was bumped to Saturday morning, which I actually liked a little bit better.  Not as much rushing around. I arrived at the barn in time to watch some horses getting wormed, and then D worked with … Continue reading
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Pic of Blondie

Here's an awesome pic of Blondie from the Swartz Creek show two weekends ago.  This is the class that I missed because I wasn't feeling well  
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Lesson 8

  The group lesson was short because of the humidity, and there were only three of us in attendance.  Audie rode Summer, who is going home soon, and Laurie rode Gio.  I rode Blondie. Since Blondie is going to be … Continue reading
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Lesson 7

Last night was hot and humid, again!  I know, big surprise for Michigan in August.  DTE provided stellar electrical service again today, too.  The power went out at 10:30 and hadn't been restored by 3, when I finally went home.  … Continue reading
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She’s a Barbie Girl!

I'm free!!!!  The Freedom class was last night.  I was really looking forward to it, because it sounded like a lot of fun.  It was!  There were 10 horses entered in the class, and because they typically go in numerical … Continue reading
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Great Lakes Country Classic Horse Show – Day 1

Here I am in lovely Ludington.  It's actually quite pretty here, and there is always a cooling breeze blowing, so it seems like it's not so hot.  I pulled into town yesterday, and after checking into the over-priced and disappointing … Continue reading
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