Tag Archives: Kismet

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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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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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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Stockyards City!

Patty, Trista, Stephanie, Ivy and I went to OKC on Saturday for the ODS/AGM and awards banquet.  Naturally, the day was perfect for riding and we didn’t ride.  We had a great time and after the meeting we shopped the … Continue reading

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Equine Yoga Class

Finally!  A quickie party lesson before heading to Tulsa for my niece Andrea’s baby shower on Thanksgiving weekend.  Splash hasn’t had real work for weeks and was channeling his inner Western Pleasure Pony.  Highs on Saturday were in the 7o’s … Continue reading

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Winter Preview

No rain or snow were forecast for Saturday but it started sleeting/raining hard as soon as Ivy started warming Kizzy up for her lesson with Tom P.  Both were pretty wet by lesson time and Ivy’s gloves were to wet … Continue reading

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NOoooooo……SNOoooooow

Friday afternoon and I realized that the weekend forecast included 2 (two… TWO!) inches of SNOW on Sunday.       Ivy will have the opportunity to ride Kizzy on Saturday in a clinic with Tom Poulin and I had … Continue reading

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Schooling Show Championships

My work trip last week was to Salt Lake City for Train the Trainer Training… Long overdue since I have been training for a long time.  2 days of training and my flight from SLC was scheduled to arrive in … Continue reading

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No Party Lesson AGAIN

Patty was at the Western Dressage Championships with Angie; both were showing Cote’ and dominated.  Ivy was running in Edmond at the State 5A Cross Country Championships; Claremore came in 4th of 14 teams and several girls beat their PRs … Continue reading

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