Category Archives: silly stuff

Billy has a girlfriend

I’m happy to report that my dear horse continues to enjoy his new life as a retiree. After the first mare rejected him and he tried to seriously cripple the second (who was quickly removed from the herd), the third … Continue reading

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Some of us just have a longer learning curve

So today I take Billy out to the gate and he’s all eager to trot into the training lot. He goes right up to the black gelding who didn’t like him yesterday, and the gelding shrieks at him. So he … Continue reading

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Alli becomes a “helicopter mom”

So yesterday Billy made his uneventful trip to his new barn in Michigan. This morning we started introducing him to the “herd” concept. I took him out to the “training lot” ahead of the other horses who would go out … Continue reading

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Being crafty–got the drawing display rack!

I saved myself some dollars, but spent a lot of time doing it. I think it was worth it. I did find the plastic file divider, exactly where I thought I had dreamed it was–on a shelf in the basement. … Continue reading

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Halfway to a start

Good news is, my new client likes the composited arrangement of her two mares. She is, however, having a little difficulty choosing the background. I probably gave her too many choices, but these two horses are really precious to her, … Continue reading

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How to get major sidetracked

Yes, I admit it. I’ve neglected the blog for three days now while the boyfriend and I took on a monumental task (I won’t say “folly” just yet)–we’re building a varmint-proof fence around the vegetable garden. I never would have … Continue reading

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I will never fall off my horse again. I will never…

Don’t worry, I didn’t fall off. But the way my body complains sometimes, you’d think I did!

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