We had a lovely Christmas.
I hope you all did also.

Connie so wonderful to have your son home after a decade.
Study I am sorry you are having to battle the elements.
Such a slogging struggle with constant rain.

We have rain forecast ...

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It is Christmas eve!
Tamales are on the menu along with Spanish rice and borracho beans.

Hunterseat yes I need better insoles but mainly it is just the long volunteer day.
8 hours on cement.

I hope everyone has a wonderful holiday ...

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It's Sunday here, for 4 minutes. So, unless you're in Hawaii.
Speaking of, i'm so glad your son made it home safely. Too bad your DIL couldn't come too.
And speaking of miracles, my neighbors went to church with me tonight. That ...

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After working all day yesterday.
I couldn't sleep and had to take some pain meds because my legs and feet so much.

Nik made it and I got to see her for a few minutes on my way home.
The kids are going to the state park to go hiking and ...

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definition of insanity? Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result.
Hunterseat - I hate to see you in this trap. Cut bait. It ain't never going to change. (Sorry)
Make a new life and move on. My words of wisdom.
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Night. Everyone is probably asleep. I should be soon. I was going to comment on Monday's thread but...
Connie I sure hope the little dog is safe. She may have been put in his life to save it. She may have completed her mission. I don't know ...

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I hope and pray she does.

Today we are moving a couple more rounds.
I will be glad to not have to that this coming hay season.
A process that requires loading the bobcat. Going to DaneHaven. Unloading the bobcat. Loading 2 rounds. Reloading ...

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until Christmas.
Everyday is full.
Yesterday I did some cooking to try to get ahead.

Today is our Library volunteer party. And the boys want to come hunt after.
We need to take some culls.

No snow arrived in Harper. Only 2 days ...

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As Connie said. It's sneaking up. I'm going to a restaurant in Death Valley with my donkey friends. Sounds pleasant. lol Another first for me.
Today is a BLM event. Not sure what it entails but I know there will be equines!
Work is picking ...

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A front is hitting today. Chance of rain and dare I say the four letter word, snow.
Wind gusts up to 45 mph!

I need to get squares before the rain hits.
Tricky, since I have volunteer day today.
I will have to blast to town early.
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Well, I'm getting things straightened out with my truck bit by bit. Somehow I have to figure out how to get a horse trailer. First though is getting this old truck straightened out sufficiently to pull it. Now I have the signals working, the temp ...

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Happy belated birthday, Pilot.
Yesterday Jess came and gave Bella a long treatment. A lot of knots were released according to the two of them. Bella stood like an angel...most of the time her lead was draped over her neck. At one point, I was standing ...

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It is Pilot's birthday today.
I was awake at 4am. It is the norm since time change.
That is too early.

Yesterday I tried to do some Christmas shopping with Sis.
We didn't do well but had a nice day.
B met us for lunch. Asian ...

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Working from home this morning then heading to the NC coast. Will see Christmas lights at Brookgreen Garden tonight. Hoping to be dry Saturday morning so we can do a long walk on the beach. Then the rain moves in, hopefully after lunchtime. The plan was ...

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We spent the day on the cabin roof.
There is a leak in the gallery about center of the room.
The gallery was an add on and also it's roof.
The water is pooling on the seam of the 2 roofs.

Had to remove the old seam sealant and reseal ...

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It's late Sunday here and already Monday on the East Coast.
Visited Lone Pine Friday - all the great western TV shows were filmed there! Plus scenery with snow capped mountains - beautiful. I took pictures on my phone, ignoring the Canon I've ...

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My friend is coming by this morning, roads and weather permitting, and she will do an evaluation on Bella. She refuses to charge me for her visit. She is one of "my" girls from when I worked at the school. I have a few that have never left my ...

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I will go into work early.
I was wide awake at 4 am. There is lots of extra work to be done.
Pilot awakened early also.

Yesterday we trimmed trees on the south and west fence lines at Ever After.
There were some big issues on the west ...

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It is beautiful outside. We got a heavy wet snow, and inch or two and it is sticking to every surface it can. It is so beautiful. I will soon mess up that beauty with foot prints since I have to go to the barn and feed and water the girls. This is the ...

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having some nice weather here.

Yesterday's thanksgiving meal at sis's was really good.
I switched it up and did a different recipe for the mashed and sweet potatoes.

B started crying when she tasted the mashed. Silly.
The sweet ...

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We are doing an unusual Thanksgiving.
Going out to dinner.
Pilot's cousin is meeting us.

It already felt strange yesterday with no cooking or preparing to be done.
Sis is working today so we will do a family dinner on Saturday.@@ ...

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Well we said good bye to our grumpy Princess today. I will miss her a lot. My hopes and prayers are that Crystal will do well in her new home.

Busy day getting ready for tomorrow's rain. I think we're ready.
Hope everyone has a great ...

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Love my town of Harper!
We had a Community Thanksgiving service and meal last night.
Hosted by the Baptist Church.
SOOO much food.
Offering was given to the Help Center.

Tonight is Library Board meeting.

Everyone have a wonderful ...

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After observing Fancy the last few days we decided she can go for a short little ride today. We will avoid rocky areas.
Moved the remaining square bales from the hay building to the barn. Always keep a stash in an empty stall so if the weather is ...

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to middling.
Glad to see Stude checking in.

Cat clawed me. The top back of my right hand.
Probably needed a stitch or two but disinfected well and super glued it.
Took it easy working yesterday as to not re-open it.

I have cooking ...

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