We may have found our new Man-of-the-Barn yesterday!!! Geronimo is a very handsome, bay (homozygus) tobiano, 15.2hh, 8 year old paint x percheron cross stallion who is green broke to ride and drive and has several beautiful and correct babies on... Read more
Today is the start of my child's first summer break living with me. Usually he stays with his dad for the summer but now that he is getting divorced there is no one to stay with C. Kiddo is happy that its raining this morning though as he is get... Read more
So we stretched our budget when we stumbled upon Diesel so we could bring him into the farm using up most of our "safety net" funds but now that Annie has gotten hurt and her medical expenses are piling up things are getting really really tight!... Read more
I had my first physical at the Doctors in years and just as I told my whole family, I'm healthy as my horses!
First of all family history has heart problems, diabetes, thyroid issues and history of stroke and heart attack, etc... I'm alrea... Read more
Apparently our Orphan Annie didn't figure out the new fence even through it is a 5 foot high 3 strand high tensile with 2 strands of 1" gold and black poly tape sight cord WITH bright pink ribbons 6 inches long every 4 feet!!! Darn horse tried t... Read more
I'm a little rambly today as I've got a ton to do and no energy to do it with after being sick for a week now!
Diesel (focus of my last Blog at https://sparkpeo.hs.llnwd.net/ e1/mypage_public_journal_i ndividual.asp?blog_id=5369063) a... Read more
So excited to announce that Diesel will be joining our farm! Diesel is a 14 year old, 16 hh, Percheron gelding who has been a trail / husband horse most of his life. He is a big beautiful boy with a gentle heart and curious mind... just the righ... Read more
Our yard / tack sale fundraiser went pretty well yesterday raising $120 for the farm. Would have been nice to have sold more but it will cover our grain costs for 4 days (we feed 125 lbs a day at $25 per 100 lbs).
Going to look at a potenti... Read more
Feeling fat, ugly and useless today... I don't do well with having time off from work (very physical when caring for a farm of 36 horses, teaching lessons and training horses all day) and two rainy days of only doing basic chores has me feeling ... Read more
Sorry that I haven't had a chance to be online since last Wednesday, been a busy, busy last few days!
Thursday was our Field Trip to Greenfield Village which was a great day spent with the kiddo though he wasn't really into the history he d... Read more
My Doctor appointment went well yesterday. It was just a meet a greet with the new doctor with a full physical in a few weeks but overall she saw no concerns other than determining that what I thought might be blood pressure issues when over str... Read more
I'm not sure I can keep up with my own schedule this week! Its exhausting just thinking about how much running I have to do... I am getting excited for summer though :) One of my students was planning on working for me two days a week this summe... Read more