Category Archives: hunter/jumper

Chewbacca and the refusal

I have a theory with my riding.  My theory changes from horse to horse, because if I’m driving, than my theory is going to be different than if I am riding dressage, hunter, or just taking a trail ride. In … Continue reading

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How not to start out the new year…

I have been sick since New Year’s Eve.  Sore throat, sniffling, congestion, hot, cold, hot, cold, hot, cold, sweaty, freezing,overwhelmingly tired and a little dizzy from time to time.  Compared to my husband who just had surgery on New Year’s … Continue reading

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New Year Changes!!!

Well, this is my last post.  Last post of 2010, that is.  I’m sure I’ll have nothing more to say until next year. I had to change the name of my blog, because 2010 Ramblings just wasn’t going to cut … Continue reading

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Morning Wake Up Call

Ugh!  Monday Morning.  Christmas is over.  The year is almost over.  What a holiday it was indeed.  For me, holidays are not terribly enjoyable.  It is a time of selfishness and family arguments and I think the true meaning of … Continue reading

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I love my barn…

About a decade ago, I used to board at a barn in Pennsylvania that I loved.  It was good care, I worked there 1 day a week and did all the feeding/turnout/stalls, everything on that day.  I trusted the safety … Continue reading

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4 Month Anniversary

Well, today is December 5th.  Yesterday was my 4 month anniversary of bringing Chewbacca home.  I can barely believe it’s been 4 months already.  And those months have been wonderful, awesome, fantastic, and a whole lot of fun! The other … Continue reading

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What a difference a year makes….

I wanted to post yesterday, but after work and 2 barns, I just didn’t have time.  Yesterday was a first…. It was the first time I didn’t ride Chewbacca!!! I had my trainer ride him, because I wanted her to … Continue reading

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Fun times just keep getting funner!!

Is funner really a word?  Anyway, it doesn’t matter.  I am just so thrilled to have Chewbacca!  He has been nothing but enjoyable, honest, and fun since I’ve gotten him.  Fun, fun, fun!  He has taken to everything I’ve put … Continue reading

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Yeow is it cold!!!

Brrrrr !!!!  It is windy and brutal out there today on this black, black friday!  Monday it was 60 and we were all loving every second of it (except probably Luke who was outside in his medium weight blanket all … Continue reading

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Lovin’ the hunter life!

There was recently a subject up on Fugly Blog about if your horse likes its work.  I’ve had many horses over the years and some just did their job because they were trained to ride.  Tate stands out in particular, … Continue reading

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