Category Archives: Jumpers

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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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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Helmets and pictures!

The other day I sort of decided since I recently bought a new horse, which in turn proceeded to continue into buying new saddle pads, a new saddle, new bridle, new britches… new … well, everything… I figured my helmet … 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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Dirty, dirty, thrush!

Egad!!!!  Yesterday was farrier day for the horseys.  Prognosis?  Luke and Chewie both have thrush in all 4.   Luke gets chronic issues with thrush that started last fall when it rained forever and ever.  I’ve been treating him for thrush … Continue reading

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