A Check In

With temperatures around ten degrees today, my Mara Moment was a simple, check in. I loved seeing these darling tracks heading into her paddock. Not sure what critter that was. Checking the paddock water tank and breaking up the ice is a part of my regular routine. Mara had her snack and grooming session and…

Fresh Snow

Snow had fallen all morning and Mara B was wet and snow covered when we met up this afternoon. The horses around the back paddocks were peaceful, content and seemed to be as delighted with the beautiful white stillness as I was. I brushed the snow off Mara, let her exercise in the indoor arena…

Icicles on Mara B

Our Monday started with snow and falling temperatures and when I arrived to visit Mara this afternoon she was covered in snow and icicles. She was also really full of energy! We started with free time in the indoor arena and she was wild, needing some time to dash around and expend her horsepower. Mara…

Hold On

Today Cindy suggested I hold on to Mara’s mane as I walked her over the ice, since she provides four foot traction in case I slip. Great idea and it worked! I held on to Mara’s tail for the same reason as I groomed her while she ate and we enjoyed connecting. Gretchen, an early…