Monthly Archives: November 2008

Not So Smooth

Summer Sunday, I headed off to the barn.  It is getting cold, and I had to crack open a few hand warmers.  My new draw reins magically arrived since Friday, and I got to test them out.  I am very … Continue reading
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Carino’s Italian Grill – Commerce Style

Saturday was a fairly busy day.  After stocking up at Target and Meijer, we stopped by the Horse Fest at the Rock Financial Center.  This was very disappointing.  While I was able to pick up some supplements and a pair … Continue reading
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The Great Catch Up Post

Bentley Wednesday it just Zoe and myself in the group lesson.  I rode Blondie, and we worked on patterns.  We trotted circles and teardrops, and then moved into canter work.  Blondie did very well, and halfway through the lesson, M … Continue reading
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Time for a Break

I am certainly having my share of ups and downs with my riding these past few days.  Monday I decided to face my fear, and I tacked Ritz up.  I don't know why I am terrified of this mare, as … Continue reading
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Protein Overload at Gauchos – Northville

Saturday evening, we met Karla and Roy for dinner at Gauchos.  In celebration of the event, I even pulled out a brand new dress.  Pretty festive, isn’t it?  I think it was perfect for the Brazilian steakhouse.  Never mind the … Continue reading
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Sunday at the Barn

It was very brisk this morning, and even with the extra hour of sleep, I was tired when I got up.  It’s going to be a long week, getting used to the time change.  Why do they feel the need … Continue reading
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Quick Snack at Sizzl-In

Yesterday, we grabbed a light snack at the Sizzl-In in Wixom.  Jen even met up with us so she could mock my photography skills. Lookie here!  They are kind enough to provide a snazzy seat for me at the Sizzl-In.  … Continue reading
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Halloween 2008

Nyk Ever since the Silly String incident, we stopped handing out candy on Halloween; I go to riding instead.  Wondering what the Silly String incident is all about?  Let’s just say kids are brats and Silly String sprayed on cedar … Continue reading
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