Yep, there is something I haven’t told you in regards to this lesson horse search we have been on. Not only did we buy Tic Toc ( otherwise known as prospect #10). We also bought another horse! Maybe A Magic Star Magic is the horse that Aleta and I drove to Warrenton, Virginia to try. … Continue reading I’ve Been Keeping A Secret From You!
Sounds like a funny question right? Well for 4 and 5-year-old River Rats, it’s a hard concept. They are spoiled with a fishing boat on the lift right at Gramm and Popp’s pier. I guess it never occurred to them that you could fish from land. They were shocked and the whole way driving there … Continue reading Wait, You Can Fish From Land?
Prospect #10 I found via a Craigslist ad. He was located near Gettysburg, PA. Which is great since it is so close and most of the horses we looked at were super far away! The Info Tick Tock ended up for sale at this farm because his young owner wasn’t riding him and her grandfather … Continue reading Lesson Horse Search: Horse #10 “Tick Toc”
As A Marylander The Preakness Is A Big Deal To Me! Here are some Preakness facts that you might not be aware of. I figure I better update your Preakness knowledge before we all move on to talking about the Belmont Stakes! Secretariat holds the fastest time in the Preakness, winning in 1 min and … Continue reading Preakness 2019 Is In The Record Books
I most certainly don’t. I live in a constant state of a reminder after my TBI on March 13, 2018. Well, even though I didn’t need a reminder, I got one today. Accidents Don’t Always Involve Falling Off My accident didn’t involve me falling off a horse. Honestly, a fall probably would have been less … Continue reading Not Like I Needed A Reminder About Horse Safety…
Not only am I a horse crazy kid turned horse crazy grown up! I’m also a Marylander! Which means Preakness is a big deal to me! For your viewing pleasure here are pictures of this years gorgeous Preakness Contenders! Improbable War of Will Anothertwistafate Alwaysmining Owendale Bourbon War Warriors Charge Win Win Win Bodexpress Laughing … Continue reading Preakness Field 2019
A guest post by my blog partner in crime, Christina. #atleastshelearnedsomething Things I’ve learned this week fishing with boys for three 8-10 hour days in a row. They don’t announce when they’re peeing over the side of the boat. Never turn at the sound of splashing, it’s probably not a fish you’ll see. They don’t … Continue reading #FriendsFishingWithoutMe
Looks Like The Fishing Is Still Good In FL Wish I Was There Beautiful weather, good fishing, again, I’m jealous. Wish I could have been there #friendsfishingwithoutyou! Continue reading More Pictures From The Sea Donkey
Bobby Didn’t Work Out, On To Chiquita We left PA and headed for about an hour and a half drive, to meet our next prospect in New Jersey, a paint mare named Chiquita. The Info Chiquita was a cute paint mare. I believe she was about 12 years old, standing at 15.2 hands I would … Continue reading Lesson Horse Search: Horse #9 “Chiquita”
On To #8 So, we were on prospects number 8 and 9 this weekend. We left the farm bright and early optimistic about the horses we had scheduled to see. The first stop there was originally supposed to be two horses. When we arrived we found out that the mare had been sold. The gelding, … Continue reading Lesson Horse Search: Horse #8 “Bobby”