of rain so far. Still waiting for some good downpours.

It poured really hard in By God Harper around 1pm.
I left town about 2 and it was dry when I got home. No excuse not to work Chica.
My legs are aching so it will be a short one.
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This morning anyway.
Hauled 8 more round bales. I had to take Tifton in order to make sure our horsey butts were covered for the coming winter.
$100 per each. Irrigated, green and clean. I out one out. The girls and Tonto think it is fine but the ...

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or sad? MaderChica got her last ride in today before she leaves Friday.
She did very well on Sarcee today. I rode Tex since he has not been ridden since I started working Chica.
He needed a couple reminders but did well also. I got him a new thin ...

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Heading to VA for the 4th. Picnic with cousin's wife's family on the 4th. Taking grandkids to Tweetsie Railroad on Thursday then heading home with granddaughter for a week on Friday. Take her back the following Saturday, (maybe) :-)
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Still shuffling along zombie-like in the heat. Didn't get a lot done today. Since I wasn't up to much, Louie got a harness put together and fitted up. For a Modern Shetland, he was a very patient pony. He seemed confused when I had to sit on the ...

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Hey y'all! I was just wondering if you guys have any tips on finding a mentor for riding. I don't board at a barn or take any lessons. Finding a mentor has come to be very hard for me. I live in CO. Any tips on finding a mentor would be amazing ...

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is everyone?

I have a ride planned with MaderChica this morning.
It will probably be a short one. She is worried about heat and sunburn.
Poor thing.

Burger party last night at Sis's.

Everyone have a wonderful day!
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There was a Resource meeting this morning but it was sparsely attended.
Got home by noon and did the ironing.

Dragged around the rest of the afternoon.

Going for the mega grocery shop in San Antonio early tomorrow.

Then burgers ...

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She arrived Friday evening.

Yesterday the whole gang spent the afternoon and evening together.
The girls cleaned and raided my closet.
MC is the same size so she never brings clothes. She just shops my closet.
Sis shopped also. She no ...

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We got 7 round bales yesterday.
2 black widows got too close to me. They were in 2 different tarps I pulled to use for covering the hay.

Very nice hay that came from a field that belongs to a friend of mine.
I did not realize it was going ...

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it rain.
I did some watering yesterday and scheduled a ride for today.
Connie $1 per bale?
I am paying $8. I plan to pick up a round on the way to Board meeting this evening.
If they have any and if it is not raining. Why is it when I have ...

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Happy Father's day to all the Dads out there. (((HUGS))) for all the people missing their fathers today.
Supposed to be hot today but it is nice out there right now. I think I will put the girls out and then bring them in after Church and let ...

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Going to ride today.
We have rain forecast all next week.
I hope we get some.

Tomorrow is the funeral for our pilot friend.
I hate for her that they waited nearly a month.

Farrier came on Wednesday and worked with Lucky Boy.@ ...

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We need all the thoughts and prayers for a safe trip back to Harper.
Suppose to be hot.

Hunterseat - I hope the job is what you want and not grasping the first thing out of Dodge.

Everyone have a terrific safe Tuesday! ...

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I'm not going though. lol The guy and his brother went. Just left. They need to spend time together. I probably should make something to eat for when they get back. They're probably be ready for real food. I'm hoping to get some work done ...

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Wednesday I got an email with a firm job offer. I have 4 offers on the table but only one firm/tentative. Going to take me providing info, filling out forms. It's with my agency but in.....ready?...California. The Mojave desert of all places. But ...

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I am driving B to her dental appointments today.
I need to go to Kville, pick her up and take her to her dentist there.
Then we need to drive to Fredericksburg to another dentist for another procedure.
And after that take her back home to Kville ...

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needed rain is coming down.
A line of thunderstorms is moving over us and the rain has started.
Some nice rain without any big stuff.
We got just a smattering last evening.

We worked slowly on the T post extensions yesterday.
It was ...

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rain chances possible. And not as hot, only 91* forecast.
We need the rain as usual. This kind of heat doesn't usually happen until July-August.

We took the day yesterday to attend some celebrations.
A friend and husband celebrated their ...

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Because of the neighbor bull problem.
Better to be secure.
Getting materials list gathered up today.

Yesterdays volunteer day was busy. We closed out may at 5K!
B party was awesome but was a late night.
Sis had dental surgery yesterday ...

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Steer loaded no problem.
Fence check was fine.
Got a cube of second cut coastal squares.
Summer sausage turned out great.
Meeting minutes finished and sent
Started watering trees and shrubs.

The only bad thing was Pilot's computer ...

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Well, not for me since I am retired, but for many.
Yesterday Bella started going down in the lane. I led her part way once, let go of the halter and continued walking. She followed. She knows her way and enjoys the grass. Whisper is still convinced ...

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Well, still wiped out from yesterday's trip. Missed Church again, not happy about that. Ah well, got a few things done today. Anyway, here's a shot or two of the cart we went down to get:


I unloaded this from the truck this afternoon ...

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cooking is getting done.
Meatballs for trail ride tomorrow and for the "B" party on Thursday.
Bacon, iced tea and homemade baileys, also.
Still need to make granola bars for Resource meeting Monday morning.

We went to the visitation ...

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Lots of rain lately. Good for hay growth, but not so good for cutting and baling.
Horses are in upper pasture and depending what happens in the Gulf may move them down to the barn for the holiday weekend. If it floods we are cut off from the horses ...

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