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Straw, Global Warming And Shoes

My straw man decided that the storm has died down enough just now, for him to start the car and deliver straw for me at long last. That is greatly appreciated by the kiddos. Aside from that, I am increasingly … Continue reading

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Positive Attitude And Following Orders

My Ferrier was by today, since it’s been a while since Saleem got new shoes. Usually I would have him trim the others at the same time, but Tardis and Ablaze is in pretty perfect  condition at the moment and … Continue reading

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The Things You Do…

Guess what we did last night… okay, yesterday, it just feels so much like night, with the short hours of day light… Bloody winter. No, we re-did the tiles in the floor of the old horse-house. Now, don’t get me … Continue reading

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Sunshine And The Ferrier

Now I’m running a little short of time again, and finding it hard to sit down and update my blog- apologies. Actually, we have been taking a lot of pictures lately, so be warned, they will be posted, once I … Continue reading

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Tight Tendons, Tight Reins And Roof Tiles

It’s a bit late, I’ve been busy all day, mostly with watching the show jumping finals on TV… and of course taking care of the horses, and picking up tiles for the roof I want to build on my pasture, … Continue reading

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Night One

Night one on my foal – stakeout. Cold. I mean, seriously cold. The wind picked up as well. Luckily I’ve isolated my hayloft with hay, to keep the wind from getting in and now I am trying to convince the … Continue reading

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My Worst Nightmare

Just about a fortnight ago, my beloved Ferrier went on vacation. Now, that is always connected with a huge amount of panic on my part, after having owned my darling Amalia, the dark mare we had that died in December … Continue reading

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