Hair A Flyin’

When we arrived this afternoon we found Mara and her paddock pals all relaxing together. Such a cute herd of mares. Then Jay did a wonderful job of grooming Ms Mara B and she is certainly shedding. When brushing Mara today, there was hair everywhere as well as all over Jay. The brisk afternoon winds…

Maple Tapping

Today’s ride took us past a few of the blue buckets being used for tapping maple trees around the stable. I really like observing seasonal activities like this. Mara B and I then rode the first section of the Meyer’s field road and appreciated the new views. However the field road remains quite soft and…

Contrails

Mara B and I rode south down the road and then north through the back field today. Only slivers of snow remains. I was able to appreciate the gorgeous sky now that I’m not worried about ice under foot. Contrails across the sky stood out as our observation. The road to Sam’s was perfect for…

Field Road

Mara B and I went through the Meyer Farm again this afternoon to check the condition of the field service road. We saw four deer on the way there plus a rafter of turkeys near the woods out beyond the farm yard. We decided ground conditions are improving however were still too wet and muddy…