Monthly Archives: February 2009

Get Out of the Way!

      Sammy                From Horses During the Tuesday lesson, we did a lot of transition work.  From the walk to the trot, the trot to the walk, and even from the trot to the canter and back down to a trot.  … Continue reading
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Kongo on the Prowl

      Geo          From Horses Sunday, I trudged through the snow and headed off to the barn.  The roads still weren't very clear from the snow storm the day before, and there was a coating of ice on all of the … Continue reading
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And You Think You Had a Bad Day

more animals I’ve had a bad day, or this wouldn’t be so funny.  Check out I Can Has Cheeseburgers for more cute animals with silly captions.  It’s one of my favorites sites, and I don’t start my day without it.
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The Honey Tree – Snow Edition

Woke up today expecting a bunch of snow.  The storm from hell has been forecast and we were living in dread at the thought of more snow.  Especially when the last bunch of the crap had almost all melted.  But … Continue reading
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Walk, Walk, Walk, Walk

Summer                         From Horses Argh! Last night we worked at that ever exciting gait – the WALK.  Yes, for quite some time, we walked.  And walked.  And walked.  Why? There was a letter put out explaining how important the walk is … Continue reading
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Cruising Along

From Horses Thursday, the weather took a violent turn for the frigid.  It was very windy, and the temperatures plummeted.  Yuck.  We are supposed to get slammed by another snowstorm Saturday, something else to look forward to.  Yuck.  I am … Continue reading
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Dancing Horses, Not!

Howie       From Horses Tuesday was Nyk's turn for a work out.  We changed his tack to a regular martingale, and when I got on, he crammed his head way back.  It was so cute!  We spent a lot of time … Continue reading
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Making Head Way

Argh – I’m having computer problems again.  Let’s not even discuss it, but my PC has to be wiped and reloaded.  I think I am going to have the guys at work set up a wireless connection for me, so … Continue reading
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Bravo! – Valentine’s Day

Because I had a coupon for a free dessert at Bravo!, we decided to go there for a late lunch.  We haven’t been there in a while, and I wanted to see what their seasonal offerings were.  The pork roast … Continue reading
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Academy Show & the Return of Winter

Bentley and a really big road pony From Horses Today did not start with a lot of promise.  After our spring tease, winter has returned with a vengeance.  It was snowing when I got up, and I immediately started freaking … Continue reading
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