We are into a warm weather streak.
Chances of rain for later in the weekend.
I hate the mud but we need the rain to pop the grass growing.

Pilot apparently had an awesome flight in the P51.
He was the last flight and they flew for nearly ...

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Upper 70's.
Good ride on a good horse and with a good friend.

I did a bit of watering in anticipation of the forecasted rain.
We need rain but I wish it came without the mud.

Have a great weekend everyone!
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to fly a P-51 Mustang. Pilot of course, not me.
Today he did it.

I stayed home and made pan sausage.
We survived the cold blast.
Not much else happening other than laundry.

Tomorrow is another volunteer day.
Everyone have a great ...

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and I am feeling it.
At least a pound or two.

21 degrees this morning what the heck!. One more cold night and then this arctic stuff should be done.
I hope my almond tree survives. It was in beautiful full bloom when the arctic air decided ...

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High of 26*
2 more days and then climbing back to 70's by the weekend.

Party was a success.

High school friend dropped by for a few hours on Sunday.
Sis made breakfast tacos.

I think a pot of something hot is in order.@ ...

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In Texas!!
We are having our annual party.
Slightly smaller this year.

My high school friend makes a stop tomorrow.
The weather also makes a return to winter tomorrow night.
The lowest temps all winter. 20's.
It will be windy ...

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No green yet on the mesquite tree.
It was 80* yesterday but there is a freeze forecast for Sunday and Monday night.

There are some big mesquites here.
The ones I check are both on the neighboring properties of here and the cabin.
Lots ...

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Hunterseat glad to see you.
Now where did Connie go?

Agerita is a shrub.
Mesquite is a tree. When it starts showing leaves there will not be any more frost and Spring is here.
Amy is coming to ride and I plan to check the mesquites.@@ ...

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Friend's schedule changed due to a blizzard in MN.
They won't be stopping for a visit until their return trip.
Sunday family dinner instead at Sis's.

I hope this Spring weather here holds.
Our almond tree has bloomed. The Mexican ...

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A friend from high school is passing through today, She has a huge sassy personality.
Her husband's parents live on the coast.
She is also a friend of my Sis and we are going to do a ham dinner at Sis's house.

Tomorrow B and Pilot ...

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We had a couple cold murky days. We are on the upswing again for the next week.
Except for rain chances on Friday.

Stude I was wondering about senility in horses the other day.
I am glad that isn't an issue with Tonto.

I also was ...

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Today is high of 66*. Then we slide back to 50s and rain chances all week.

Connie, I love that pic. I think of Rod and his team often.

I do use fly masks. Tonto needs one all year. Not so much for flies but to protect his eyes from the sun ...

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I did a couple errands yesterday and had lunch with Sis.
Car thermometer said 86*

Today forecast high is 77*
B is coming to ride. I washed pig pen Jet in case she opted for him instead of Sarcee.

Sarcee needs a bath also but is rideable ...

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Spring is here!

The Mountain Laurels in Kville are blooming.
My favorites. Kville is a lower elevation than us.
Today's forecast is for high temps in the 80's!
Things will bust out blooming everywhere.
We have been seeing the ...

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back to summer starting tomorrow.
High temps near 80. Just how I like it.

We put out a round today. The horses didn't want to eat the core of the last one.
It smelled different than the rest of the bale. Luckily we have some cattle to ...

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I had a headache so didn't really accomplish anything.
Stude the light problem on the Rav turned out to be a fuse after all. Just very difficult to see that it was burned out.
Lesson learned I guess.

I am glad Spirit and sis are doing ...

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High of only 36* and possible sleet.Winds gusting to 29 mph.
Yes that is cold for here. Bundling up till be required.
Of course we have to drop the car in Kville early this morning.
Brake lights suddenly quit and Pilot can't find the problem ...

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Stude safe travels!

It will be the only good day to ride this week according to the weather guessers.
Amy will come ride with me.
I think I was finally able to get the stirrups adjusted on the treeless.
Amy tried it on Jet a couple rides ...

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be 70 and sunny. South wind 10mph.
A good day for a ride.

Then it is on to taco casserole.
And maybe buffalo wings if Pilot is up to frying them outside.
I don't deep fry in the house. It stinks for a good while.

Connie I use ...

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May not seem like much of anything to you easterners who get snow suitable for playing in and Sleighing, but we got an inch of the white stuff last night. Hopefully a lot more at the higher elevations, and it seems so as the dentist called Jmebear and ...

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is getting better for everyone I hope.
Help with garage rearranging and meeting notes is about all I can manage.
I forgot to say the over hand grip on the chin up bar is hands together.
We have an inversion table. I got it when Pilot broke his ...

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Yes Stude the former, a 1979. Well restored.
Sorry for your back issues.
Our chiro has us hang on a chin up bar to help keep things stretched and aligned.
If you can imagine, feet on the floor almost in a sitting position. Arms stretched above ...

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overnight than expected again.
No complaints here.

Yesterday Pilot decided he needed to buy an old Land Cruiser he saw on the way back from SA on Sunday.
He has forever talked about an old one he had years ago that he wished he had never ...

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4* this morning. Above, not below. The weather guy just announced that we will be in for about 8" of snow tomorrow and then we are going to head to the sub zero temperature range. Such a thrill. not At least snow first helps protect the pipes. This ...

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Been kinda quiet around here.
The horses have seemed to settle in with Spirit moving in. We had to do some stall swapping to figure out a calm workable order. Fancy is the only horse that when they moved she never changed stalls. She had to move 2x ...

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