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Sarah W (MyRedMare)
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XC Schooling at Twin Towers
VERY LITTLE MEDIA.  So sad.  But I have witnesses!  Log? yawn.  Double log? double yawn Cantering into the water and jumping up the bank out? Ooo, fun. Check Cantering to the water and jumping down the bank in? Check Giant stone wall? Check Giant dry bank? ...

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New Spring Normal
Ah spring. That time of year when the birds start chirping again, the sun shines a bit more brightly, and it rains so much you spend your time at the barn chipping off caked on mud and hacking around the indoor because there's no dry land in sight. On the p...

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A not-so-fantabulous update
Well, if you are one of my three dedicated readers (thank you readers!) you might be wondering what happened to me since I haven't posted since the summer of LAST year. Here's a quick run-down. At the end of last February my husband and I separated. He move...

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Just summering around
This summer has been chock-full of the following: Trail rides Tried to capture the doe sitting in the beans with just her head and ears showing. This is not the first time we've come across her doing that.  Shadow rider! Lessons Boating Travel Sporting Kans...

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My Horse is a Rockstar
She's a People Pleasing Rockstar, that's for sure. I didn't realize (for various reasons, including that I skimmed through these blog posts) that you could take a quiz to determine your horse's personality type, as written about by Dessa Hockley in her book...

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When your horse is THAT horse and you're THAT rider at the show.
And now I present the finale. After tacking up, AC headed off to stadium. I had untacked but before she left, AC recommended we school in the empty dressage arena (there were two but one was no longer in use). I tacked back up (this time with protector vest...

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When I'm THAT person at the show.
So if you follow me on Facebook ( this post ) this post will be old news. If you don't follow me on Facebook (and most of you don't) then you are in for a TREAT! On Saturday a local farm hosted a CT along with free xc schooling at the Dayton area Twin Tower...

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Cutest little mare evah
Someone went xc schooling and was not the least bit tired when we got done. This girl. right here. So then we pulled a Denny and went on a short trail ride (at the walk). (and yes, that's a Straight Shot Metal Smashing  bridle charm. Put it on a year+ ago a...

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Yo. A picture of my homies.
Because who doesn't want a dose of this McFurrySnugglewhumpsiousness? Frank caught a mouse the other night and woke me up at 2am to a) show it off b) show that it was still alive and c) show us his mad play-with-mice skillz. Of course he either lost it or t...

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How you can finish dead last in your division and still win.
(as per usual, no media!) So I've spent the last several months of radio silence in serious work mode. The Red Mare is slowly making the transition from obstinate mule (sorry mules) to team player. Thanks to a new jump saddle (Thornhill Germania) which I am...
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