And we’re go

A lot of stuff happened. I didn’t blog. I’m back. Deal with it.   So… the whirlwind trip to VSH to pick up the new babies was awesome!  I secretly (or not so secretly) love a road trip… I love the hilarious conversations, the camaraderie, the memories… even the exhausted feeling of falling asleep in […]

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The Horse I DID Get!!

  Can we say SURPRISED?!?!  So there I was feeling on one hand quite mopey and on the other quite repulsively self-centered (because I was moping) when Jim calls me and says “Shea!!! Get out here quick! Maddy is colicking!!!” and I’m like OMG! heartache! and race out the door.  Where I see a very […]

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The New Horse That I Can’t Get

So here I am a couple of weeks after Ri’s death and still feeling pretty bummed (putting it very mildly). Right about now I would’ve started riding Ri around just for short jaunts in the pasture, beginning the process of bringing her back into condition after a long pregnancy.  And to make matters worse Lady […]

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Bingley Update

A few people have asked me how Bingley is doing now that he’s an orphaned foal.  I’m glad to say that he is doing well.  He took to the bucket feedings very fast but the best thing I did was turning Woodrow out with him.  Woodrow is just over a year old so still a baby […]

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Angry

So by now I think most everybody knows that Riona colicked and died on Wednesday (Aug11).  I have not been able to update the blog and I’m in no mood to do a whole detail rich post in my normal style. Today, 4 days later, it is still very raw. Riona was a great mare and I’m so […]

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