Routines 

Mara and I had a routine visit today, routine in the sense that our time together does generally follow a pattern. Greetings in the paddock, arena time for her to get some exercise, grooming and cleaning her hoofs plus she always has a bite to eat. Our Barn cats are also a part of the…

Icy Footing 

Mara B and I did ride out this morning, however with very different conditions than yesterday. After the thaw and then today’s drop in temps we had really icy footing to manage. I even hand walked her across the solid ice on the driveway to get into the hayfield. We then circled the hayfield in…

Forty 

Forty degrees this afternoon provided excellent conditions for our ride! Mara and I circled the hay field, walked into the cow pasture and finished with a glance out in the cornfield. With some sun, blue sky and warm temperatures it was an excellent January trail ride. The warm temps even had Pat and Sam really…