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Happy New Year

The calendar says that New Year’s falls on January 1. But we each have different ideas of what constitutes the beginning of a new cycle, the start of a 12 month .journey. Tax preparers finish their marathon on April 15, … Continue reading

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Miracles

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. Albert Einstein. During this post-holiday, dead-of-winter time it is hard to see the miracles … Continue reading

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Horses and fruitcake 

November 15 and nearly 60 degrees. What unbelievable weather for North Dakota! What a great weekend for a horsemanship clinic. And that is why I am pouting. You see, about six weeks ago my husband asked which weekend in November … Continue reading

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Thanks for the memories!

Sometimes it’s hard to remember the lesson my dad tried so hard to instill in me: that making memories is so much more important than getting stuff done!

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Little horses

I always have been a bit of a fashionista! Notice the trendy lavender pants and plaid turquoise shirt, the fabric hat with the brim turned up. And I have always had a preference for the small horses with attitude! I … Continue reading

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Morning Walks

I’ve probably been for my last morning walk this fall. I have to admit that I am a fair weather girl. Don’t really mind the cold so much, but the sun is coming up too late for me to be … Continue reading

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The Grass is Green in Texas!

The Return to the Remuda Sale was held at the Burnett Ranch (known by its distinctive 6666 Brand as the ‘four sixes’ ranch) on October 10. I’m a week behind because as soon as the sale was over we headed … Continue reading

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Show-off Day at the Pitchfork Ranch

It was demonstration day at the Return to the Remuda sale. This year the cowboys showed of their mounts at the Pitchfork Ranch. The Circle Bar had several well broke geldings. Nice butts, huh? This old cowboy from the 6666 … Continue reading

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Derby Day

It was Derby Day. Thank heavens for DVR. The first Saturday in May is always unbelievably busy for us so we usually just get to see a bit of news coverage of the Kentucky Derby the next day. But tonight I … Continue reading

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Savoring Saturday

I’ve been savoring my Saturdays. Sundays, too. This was the last weekend I can call my own until mid-July. My three-ring circus is so seasonal. A month ago we started turning all that brown stuff green. While I haven’t gotten … Continue reading

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