Tag Archives: Splash

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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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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Friday Lesson and Three Parties in one Weekend

Four parties if you count the GCC/ODS party I had to miss.  But we did do the 4-H Year-end Banquet most of the day Saturday, Amy’s 21st Sat. evening, and our YaYa Xmas party Sunday evening.  No time to ride … 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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