I’m Very Self Conscious! After not riding for almost 3 years because of my TBI, I’m finally back in the saddle again. I have been for a while now, but I wasn’t brave enough to share it with everyone. I was nervous that it was too good to be true. That one day I would … Continue reading Proof That I’m Back In The Saddle
Making Ends Meet In The Pandemic The pandemic has put a lot of financial stress on our farm. Normally this time of year of fall festivals, where we take our pony ride ponies and petting zoo animals. We had four ponies that worked the MD Renn Fest, for eight weekends. Late August through late October. … Continue reading New Farm Adventure- Getting Covid Creative!
This Is Not My First Pair Of This Brand I already have a pair of older Eargasm Ear Plugs. I saw somewhere, don’t remember where an ad for these new ones called Slides. With as much trouble as I have with a lot of noise and talking around me causing neuro fatigue, I figured I … Continue reading My Latest TBI Trick- Eargasm Slide Ear Plugs
You May Remember Finny From A Post Before I posted about him a while back and how he was misbehaving. Acting a fool and bucking. Well he got over that, thank goodness. Since then though he was intermittently unsound for a month or two. Until recently, when he has been unsound all the time. The … Continue reading Finny’s Feet
Put New Cards In The Game Cameras! We put new cards in the game cameras and brought the old ones home to check out. Got some good pictures, as usual ! Deer, doe, fawn, bucks, raccoons and a fox or two! Night Time Pics Day Time Photos Continue reading Hyde Farm Creature Report #2
Another Post About Dealing With TBI Symptoms! If you read my post about me being disappointed about my memory problems, this is another one like that. Not just about memory though. Trying To Make My Brain Sharper Lately, I have been feeling aside from forgetful, like I’m so easily confused. When I’m talking with people … Continue reading Word Searchin’
Why Do We Need To Learn This Skill? Well, the first reason is that you should be able to control your horse’s speed within each gait. You should be able to take longer strides or shorter strides. Depending on the situation you are. Lengthening and shortening is a good skill to learn if you are … Continue reading Exercise For Lengthening And Shortening Canter Strides
Not Quite The Variety As Paradise Farm The variety of animals at the Hyde Farm is not quite as many as at Paradise Farm. It’s still exciting looking at the game camera photos though. We just started with the game cameras down there so these pictures are just the ones we have gotten so far. … Continue reading Hyde Farm Creature Report
Our Property in Buckingham County, VA We have not been down to the property as much as we would have liked. Last weekend, Tycen went down and took down all the game cameras so we can upload all the pictures. Looking at game camera pictures is one of my favorite things to do so I … Continue reading Paradise Farm Creature Report
Ever Since The Accident… After the accident I struggled with a lot of symptoms memory included. I have noticed now that I’m able to do more my memory is way worse. Probably, realistically,it has been like this all along. Earlier in the healing process I had so many other fish to fry that I didn’t … Continue reading Memory, Oh Memory, Where Have You Gone?