Monthly Archives: May 2010

Weekend report: sunny and miserable

Well, despite several hitches, including a bitter, bitter argument (just one of many, and one of an increasing number in the last few weeks), in which the words “sell all my horses and everything” and “divorce” were thrown around freely, … Continue reading

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Rainy week blues!

It’s been raining here in Illinois for 3 days pretty much non stop, although last night was the worst.  It thundered and “lightninged” starting around 6 pm last night and here it is now 15 hours later and it’s still … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Blues and ups and downs

Well, usually my life is a life of extremes.  Things go from very bad to pretty good with very little in between time.  Yesterday was no different.  I was angry with my husband for messing up my car wiring and … Continue reading

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Totally ticked off

I get so angry at my husband on so many different levels more frequently than I care to admit.  I really do.  I generally am mad with him over how selfish and self-centered he is and how he loooooves to … Continue reading

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Oh boy! Oh Boy! OH BOY!!!

I don’t have much time, but I will say I rode the horse today.  It was ridiculously bad weather all day – on again/off again rain, sun, then hail, then rain, then sun. VERY cold and windy, but thankfully the … Continue reading

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Antsy, antsy, antsy…..

You’d think that after owning 10 horses, the prospect of having number 11 wouldn’t be something to get jittery about.  Especially considering that techinically the horse wouldn’t even be mine…. especially considering he’s not a draft cross like I had … Continue reading

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Now I just can’t wait…

My horse search didn’t really last that long.  I only started looking in February or March.  It’s May now and I’ve found what I believe to be Mr. Ideal.  I still haven’t exactly been on him, but I expect he … Continue reading

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