Tag Archives: Trail Riding

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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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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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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Happy New Year – Lunch Only

The Alaina gargoyle was perched INSIDE since we had soggy/cold/colder weather for the first few days of 2015.  Alas, no YAYA trailride but we did manage a mini group lunch on New Year’s day with Kathy, Bev, Rita, Jennifer, Ashlyn, … 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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Hoof It 5K

October has been a whirlwind with a couple of trips to Kansas, the Hoof It 5K, Junior Dressage Camp, and a trip to Colorado for work added to the usual school, volleyball, and cross-country activities.  Needless to say, I have … Continue reading

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Fall?

After a quick cool down, we were back above 80 today – a lovely day for a trail ride with our horsey friends.  Patty, Rhonda, Lora, Taylor, Erika, Ivy and me.  We took our mounts to the lake and saw a … Continue reading

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