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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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Lazy Sunday

Today was 40 degrees warmer than yesterday! In fact, the temperature at 5 this afternoon was 40 degrees warmer than the wind chill at noon today. I felt so guilty as it warmed up because my lazy-bone had a complete … Continue reading

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Sunday Dinner

What a lovely Sunday! Saturday night church allows me to not feel so guilty about being lazy Sunday morning. But I wasn’t totally lazy. I must have had enough lazy days lately that I actually felt like tackling a few … Continue reading

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Fabulous Flash

Madison has been telling Grandpa it’s been time for a ride for a really long time. We haven’t had anything very trustworthy for a seven-year old. But Flash has taken up residency at the QCS Ranch. He is the biggest … Continue reading

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Does it Have to be Monday Tomorrow?

I wish more weekends were like this! New recipes intrigue me but I very seldom actually get (take) a chance to try one. I decided to try a couple out of Bon Appetit. But it’s really no fun to share … Continue reading

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Fencing

This past weekend was perfect for fencing. Partly sunny. Not too hot, not too cold. Just right.   Mark and Kaitlin spent Saturday getting the corner posts set and the gate hung. Sunday I helped string the wire and set … Continue reading

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A Lovely Day for a Drive!

I know I’ve sort of dropped of the face of the blog-world. Two rings of my three ring circus have been crazy busy. Ever since we got plants in the first week in March there have not been enough hours … Continue reading

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