Horse And Rider Both Injured As some of you might already know, I and my horse Cool recently injured ourselves. Fell Off The John Deere Not The Horse My injury was much less complicated than Cool’s, so we will start with that. I fractured my wrist after falling off a tractor, yes a tractor, while … Continue reading Project Cool Update-Guest Blogger Amelia
Just A Regular Day Today was just a normal day really. I’m too tired to write anything too in-depth so I’m just going to tell you about my day! Woke Up Extra Early! For whatever reason, I woke up extra early this morning and we got the morning chores done quickly. It’s easy this time … Continue reading Thursday, August 19!
Where Have I Been? Well, mostly I have been right here at home. I was struggling with my TBI symptoms a bit more than usual for a while. Which made it hard for me to work on my computer. I also planned my wedding ( with lots of help ), went on a bachelorette trip, … Continue reading Just When You Thought I Was Never Coming Back!
Winter Weather=Feisty Horses Cold weather, snow and ice can sometimes mean our horses stand in their stalls more than usual. Giving them a whole bunch of time to build pent up energy. The energy that will be ready to explode when they can finally go back outside again. Know The Horses In Your Barn Most … Continue reading Tips For Turning Out Feisty Horses
Disclaimer! This is not me saying that I like snow, not even a teeny tiny bit. I do know that a lot of people like to see pictures of the horses in the snow. They sure do get into a lot of antics when the white stuff is on the ground. This Is My Way … Continue reading Horsey Snow Photos
Mother Nature Can Be Cruel I don’t know about you, but this winter has been rough here in Maryland. We have gone from having frozen ground, to muddy ground, to icy ground and back over and over again. It gets disappointing when we can’t ride, but that doesn’t mean that there is nothing to do … Continue reading Things To Do With Your Horse When The Weather / Footing Is Bad
A Winter Morning In My Shoes Well, to start with, I don’t normally do the horses in the morning during the week. I’m the weekend feeder! When you live at the farm and the weather is icy and cold like this you are the one that ends up taking care of the chores. 5:30 Start … Continue reading Icy Morning At The Barn…
Buddy I mentioned earlier this week that we had a patient in the barn. Buddy had a bad leg that just kept getting worse. Long sad story short, Buddy has gone on to greener pastures and the farm seems totally wrong without him. I can’t bring myself to write about my relationship with Buddy. Not … Continue reading I Can’t Believe It’s Not Budder
Yesterday Was One Of Those Days First off, I woke up to the white stuff outside. If you know me you know that I do NOT like the white stuff. Luckily, it was really just a dusting and there wasn’t any icy spots so it wasn’t that bad. Dumped Snow On My Head I was … Continue reading One Of Those Days!
It’s Buddy Buddy has basically been a fixture at our barn for years. He has quite the reputation for kicking the stall and rattling his feed pan. When he was younger he was super aggressive in the herd. Buddy and I go back a long time. I started him under saddle and was the reason … Continue reading We Have A Patient In The Barn…