Monthly Archives: February 2011

Trio Regrouped

Well, Chewbacca came back to home base yesterday.  As nice as it’s been having him at the show barn receiving jumping training, it was very nice to get him home and see him back with Luke and Dixie.  They seemed … Continue reading

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All I ask is for a horse to ride…

……and a jump to ride it over. Why is this too much to ask? If you’ve read past posts about Spyder, Tate, and the other horses in my trail of bad riding over the last few years, you’ll know that … Continue reading

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Spring Legging Up and Legging Down

Yes, only just over a week ago I was talking about major blizzards, incapacitating amounts of snow and sub freezing temps.  And now I’m talking about SPRING. As only the crazy Chicago weather can do, there has been a major … Continue reading

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Snowbound Chewbacca

Well; After plowing out the world on Wednesday, this was the snow pile outside the arena on Thursday: I’m not quite sure how tall the indoor arena door is, but this snow mound is almost as tall – So I’m … Continue reading

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The Blizzard Strikes!

I do believe last year around this time , I was writing about the freak earthquake we experienced.  (Illinois’ first one, and my second one).  I also was writing about some idiot who brought a package into my local bank … Continue reading

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Who Says It’s March That Comes in Like a Lion?

Today is February 1.  It’s not even Ground Hog’s day yet and we’re getting buried under snow and belted with heavy winds and sub-zero temperatures.  This is absurd!!!  Many businesses are closing for tomorrow in preparation for the 2feet of … Continue reading

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