Noonday Shadows

A whitetail deer was the first ‘movement’ that Mara B and I observed on today’s noon time ride. We were ‘on it’ right in this corner before it bolted, of course no photo, it all happens so suddenly. Mara has little reaction to deer, she is so used to them! Crunchy leaves and shadows were…

Fence Line

Today Mara B and I had a warmer milder afternoon for our ride time and we appreciated the sunshine. We rode a familiar fence line, saw newly cut corn fields, checked out the progress on the ‘new road’ then spent time circumnavigateing cut soybean fields. Visible changes in the landscape on every ride out these…

Open Expanses

When I arrived at the barn this morning all was quiet and the horses had just finished breakfast and were relaxing. The pasture horses caught my eye as I walked to Mara’s paddock, they looked so lovely. Mara B and I tacked up and headed off in search of more fields that have been cut…

Bicycle & Gravel

Mara B and I had a relaxed ride together this Monday afternoon. The beautiful fall light caught our attention as we walked through the tiny tree cove/pass. Leaves have fallen allowing more sunlight to shine through and it was quite magical. We enjoyed perfect fall weather, however I did bring a jacket along. We encountered…