Category Archives: 2015

OH NOOOOOOO – Tropical Storm Bill

It’s time for the State Horse Show in Shawnee and TS Bill is bringing lots of rain and flooding to OK.  Again.  But a week ago, the mud was hard as a rock and Ivy tested her jumping out of … Continue reading

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And some more. Rain.

Though we haven’t had measurable rain in more than 24 hours, the rain until then during the past week has been excessive.  Oklahoma has had a record breaking amount of rain for May and flooding has been widespread.  The ground … Continue reading

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A Little More Rain

Plus a lot more in OK and TX and elsewhere this weekend – major flooding Saturday night and Sunday.  Our road was blocked both north and south of our place and the north location had enough damage to require repairs. … Continue reading

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May 23, 1986

       Jaime’s birthday. Love you my Buttercup.

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Spring and a Little Rain

Tide Pools in the driveway and mud everywhere else.  Oklahoma Wild Weather the last few weeks has included the usual springtime rain, hail, wind, and tornadoes as well as tigers escaped from a wildlife park when a tornado went through.  … Continue reading

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Big NEWS!

Sister had her baby this week – Monday morning at 3:30am to be exact.  But first, she acted like she was in labor Friday night (no go), Saturday night (not yet), and Sunday night.  The girls and I held vigil … Continue reading

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First Show of the Season!!! Done.

Splash would rather have stayed home to eat grass or whatever.  The Will Rogers Classic is finally in the books after the weather delay.  Alaina and Sunny did showmanship, English (except hunter hack), and western (substituting Ranch Pleasure for Western … Continue reading

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Horse Induced Injury

                     But…. I didn’t fall off. Since my last post, we had to re-schedule the Will Rogers Classic until March 7/8 – This weekend.  What have we been doing?  Not enough horsing around, that’s for sure.  We did manage a … Continue reading

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One Week Until the Will Rogers Classic!

And Winter has returned to the Wild O Ranch.  Rogers County and NE OK is under a winter storm watch tonight after a high in the 70’s yesterday.  My rose bushes, crocus, trees, and horses think its coming spring.  Splash … Continue reading

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Lucky the Paint Yearling

What a beautiful weekend – warm and lovely.  Apparently the groundhog who saw his shadow was mistaken because it felt very spring like. Last weekend we managed a party lesson on Saturday but my plot for a trail ride on … Continue reading

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