Gus and Mara are paddock pals and best buddies. This morning Kathryn and I took them for a good morning walk about. Kathryn will be enjoying time with Gus through the summer now and we look forward to more outings together.
This afternoon Mara and I rode in the ditch up a gentle hill to the Meyers Farm, and around the bend was this lovely flowering tree. A pleasant spring ride surprise! We are seeing more and more action around the farms and fields now.
The four g’s today were groundwork, ground tying practice, grooming and grazing. We are back to long underwear weather, so we had to keep moving to stay warm! The horses enjoyed grazing the most and were grumpy when we concluded that part of our time together.
Dedicated ride for HP today. Our dear friend of forty plus years, Harold sailed away early this morning. Always gracious, kind and happy, Harold loved his family, sailing, nature and his yard, chuckles, beer and cheese corn! Time on today’s ride was to honor his life and memory.
So great to be back with Mara B this morning! And Kathryn had her first trail riding lesson. Mara and I were delighted to join in and to get some video and photos of the outing. Gus was awesome and Kathryn had a wonderful ride. Then Mara and I continued out alone for a peaceful…