Monthly Archives: September 2007

09/30/07 Pic of the Day

Here's Gizmo, strutting his stuff. I headed out to the barn this morning, and found it eerily quiet.  Nobody but me and Blondie.  Quite a contrast to yesterday's hustle and bustle. 
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Barn Tour and Blondie Gets Stuck in Reverse

There was a barn tour today, put on by the local equestrian conservatory.  Our barn took part for the first time.  It was a lovely day for it, too! I arrived a little too early, but not knowing if they … Continue reading
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09/29/07 Pic of the Day

Stud Train Comin! Sorry about the crappy picture quality - it's so hard to get a decent pic inside the arena!  This is Timmy, one of the stud colts.  He's headed to Oklahoma on Monday.  He's a cutie, but I … Continue reading
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09/28/07 Pic of the Day

Blondie outshines her competitors in one field - she has the prettiest tail!  Additional performance features must cost extra! 
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2nd Solo Ride

Blondie, the day after she arrived at her new home. Look at how skinny she is! So, my second solo ride wasn't so solo.  Kim and her mom were at the barn, so I had some company!  Kim wanted to … Continue reading
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09/27/07 Pic of the Day

Trainers don't sweat - they glow! What could possibly be more fun than spending a weekend with your friends, sweltering with the temps in the nineties?  Dressed in a riding suit with a lined jacket?  And we think the horses … Continue reading
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1st Solo Ride!

Getting ready for our class With M out of town, I headed to the barn for my first solo ride.  One of the barn hands was there when I first arrived, but by the time I had Blondie ready to … Continue reading
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Lesson 2.2

Blondie in skinnier days Monday's lesson was the last for about 3 weeks.  M is out of town this week to judge a horse show, and they leave for Oklahoma on Monday.  I decided the ride Blondie in the western … Continue reading
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09/26/07 Pic of the Day

Sammy, suffering from some last minute reservations before entering the show ring.  He realizes, horrified, that somebody forgot to comb his mane!
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09/25/07 Pic of the Day

I love roadster ponies!!  They look so sassy and fun to drive!  When I win the lottery, I'm buying a whole barn of them - lol!
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