Monthly Archives: January 2011

Z’s big improvement

If you’ve read the blog for awhile, you may remember that Z has has a horrible time learning how to pick up her feet. Having her trimmed was an exhausting procedure for both myself and the trimmer. I’m happy to … Continue reading

Posted in chiropractor & massage, hooves, Z

Ponies and Potato Chips

When you are stuck inside due to snow, dangerous things happen. You have too much time to look at horse ads and you find little cuties like this: It’s like the current barn owner said: ponies are like potato chips, … Continue reading

Posted in Horse Tradin' | 3 Comments

New Hay Feeder for the Stall

I’ve been wanting to have a hay feeder built for the horses and took advantage of the good weather, as well as hubby’s recovery, to have him whip this up. The grid is a 2′ x 4′ grid with 2″ … Continue reading

Posted in Barn Design, hay & feed | Tagged | 3 Comments

Friesians exist to let us know God does

It’s been terribly cold here – overnight lows of -3 and 6 degrees F. The days staying low too until today when we hit 60! Woohoo! So off to the horses. Daughter got to ride the Barn Owners’ Friesian mare … Continue reading

Posted in Riding

Goodbye 2010 and good riddance

Generally, I don’t write reflective end of the year posts, and this year is one that I’m glad to see the backside of… however, in the spirit of the season, I’ll post some thoughts on 2010: My biggest insight with the … Continue reading

Posted in Cavalia, Just Me Stuff, Klaus Hempfling KFH, My Horses