This Week This was the first week of our fall lesson schedule at the farm. I have been teaching Monday and Fridays for a few hours for a while now. Starting this week I have been out ringside every evening from 4-8:30 p.m. This is a HUGE jump in activity level for me, one that … Continue reading TBI Update After My Busiest Week Since The Accident
The Horse Involved The horse I was riding on the trails on that particular day was Kemerton. At the time he was young and goofy. Now he is just old and goofy some things never change! Bad Idea To Start With My friend and I were going on a trail ride on some county property … Continue reading Worst Day With Horses- Kemerton And The Trail Ride From H**L
The Back 40 Back 40 has been quieter. In defense of the deer not coming by, we were slacking a bit on keeping the feeder full. It is bow season in Maryland now! We won’t be making that mistake anymore! Paradise Farm These pictures are so awesome! Knowing there is bear on the property, but … Continue reading The Best Of The Back 40 And Paradise Farm Game Camera Captures!
( Sorry, realized I posted Tammy #4 before Tammy # 3, oops!) Pony Shopping Again! We got to the point where before I even begin looking at ads or online I text Brendon. He is close to the New Holland horse sale and goes most Mondays. He brings ponies home in hopes that they will … Continue reading Tammy #3 AKA Ariel
Yes, We Were Pony Shopping Again I decided to take the easy route first and text Brendon before looking anywhere else. If you have a personal pony shopper you might as well take advantage of it right?! He Had Just Brought Home Another Mare Pony ( A Tammy) It was another mare pony, so it … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Ist The Story Of The Horses In It Tammy #4(AKA Got To Keep The Name, Tammy)
Hyde Farm Photo’s I haven’t posted any game camera pictures recently. Yesterday, we pulled the cards out of the cameras on the Hyde Farm property and the Back 40. These are the best of the Hyde Farm ones! Where Are The Most Recent Photos? Unfortunately, a trespasser on the property stole our two-game cameras. The … Continue reading The Best Of The Hyde Farm Most Recent Game Camera Photos
Back On The Pony Hunt Again It seemed that we were back on the hunt for another pony ride pony. I called my friend, who I had bought Tammy #1 from and asked him if he had anything or knew of anything for sale that might be suitable. He said that he was going to … Continue reading Story Of My Life Is The Story Of The Horses In It- Tammy #2 AKA Brownie
This Isn’t A New Thing For Me OCD did not start for me after the accident. It has always had a tendency towards being this way. The TBI has just made it worse than it was before I Actually Don’t Even Want To Say “Worse” It is not really the right word to use in … Continue reading TBI, OCD And Me!
Quick Recap I wrote earlier this week about how Peanut was refusing to walk at the Renn Fest. Well, not necessarily refusing to walk at all, just being obnoxiously slow and testing the crap out of the inexperienced pony walkers. Remember, These Pony Walkers Are Renn Employees Not Horsey Kids The Renn fest hires kids … Continue reading The Saga Of The Peanut Problem Drags On, Literally They Have To Drag Him!
Hunting For A Pony Ride Pony When we began giving pony rides and were on the hunt for pony ride prospects, I searched all the usual places. Dreamhorse.com, Equine.com, Equiery… None of which produced any good prospects for me to check out. Bit The Bullet And Looked On Craigslist I have had some weird experiences … Continue reading The Story Of My Life Is The Story of The Horses In It- Tammy #1 AKA Fluffernutter