Monthly Archives: March 2009

Awards Banquet

Sunday was a super busy day.  First, I headed off to the barn to visit my ponies.  I rode Nyk in a full bridle and then took a very brief spin on Blondie.  Neither horse was worked for very long, … Continue reading
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Riding Update

Last week I had a couple of really good riding lessons.  The weather is finally starting to warm up, too, so spending time at the barn isn’t so unpleasant. Tuesday, I rode Nyk in a show bridle for the first … Continue reading
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Blue Fin – Howell Style

After the craptastic meal at TW Amigos, I have to admit that I was a little hesitant to try another new restaurant.  My fears were happily unfounded, and Blue Fin turned out to be a wonderful meal.  Great service, nice … Continue reading
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The Sunday of My Discontent

I had a pretty crappy day today.  I don’t usually blog about the crapper side of life, preferring to focus on the positive, but there wasn’t much positive to zero in on today.  I should have skipped riding, or better … Continue reading
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T W Amigos – Hartland Style

Last night was one of our “girls’ night out.”  Kim and Jen agreed to accompany me to a horse show, so I showed my appreciation by feeding them.  A couple of times.  We even headed to the swanky Best Western … Continue reading
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Fuji – Where Too Much of a Good Thing is Too Much

Today, we traveled over to Madison Heights to sample the dishes at Fuji.  This is a Japanese buffet, and the only words I needed to hear to want to eat there were – all the sushi you can eat.  Holy … Continue reading
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Plugging Along

The weather took an epic turn for crap.  Last Friday was 70 degrees, less than a week later it was in the twenties.  I'm so tired of winter!  It's getting me down and making it difficult to focus on my … Continue reading
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La Fuente – An Onion Story

Saturday was rainy and gloomy, and it turns out, my eagerly anticipated lunch at La Fuente ended up being a major disappointment.  Let me share with you the Tale of Too Many Onions. Things started off great.  We were given … Continue reading
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Another Boring Lesson Post

Tuesday, I headed off to the barn, happy that it was a little warmer than Sunday had been.  At least my water didn't freeze when left sitting in the car.  While I got Nyk ready, M informed me that she … Continue reading
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Doing Things the Hard Way

Sunday was bitterly cold.  I bundled up, and headed off to the barn.  It turns out that I shouldn't have worried about being cold because Blondie was being an utter turd and it seemed that I had to fight with … Continue reading
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