Nov. 20, 2014, 05:00 PM
After dealing with last year's Polar Vortex, it gave me the heebie-jeebies just seeing your area getting bombarded on the news.
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Nov. 20, 2014, 04:53 PM
I use both paper & plastic or plastic-lined bags as a weed barrier in my veggie garden.
In the Spring I till up last year's stuff, put down bags &...
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Nov. 20, 2014, 04:26 PM
For all my "Pros" (trainer, vet, farrier) I go with edibles or generic gift card (AMEX or VISA) accompanied by a handwritten card thanking them for...
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Nov. 20, 2014, 08:18 AM
:confused: And this was a problem because.....???? :winkgrin:
If you want to do a little work:
1 box Townhouse crackers (or generic equivalent)...
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Nov. 20, 2014, 07:43 AM
Death to Pop-Ups!!!! :D
While I don't mind the occasional banner ad, this site was getting a tad bit crowded.
This kind of change is all Good...
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Nov. 17, 2014, 01:14 PM
If my WB could have voted he'd have picked "Other".
I feed on the ground, but he dunks hay in his water bucket - "making soup" :rolleyes:...
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Nov. 17, 2014, 12:15 PM
I have a mix of gifted items and personal.
LR is the leader with:
*DH's saddle - a vintage Marshall Field's 21st Century Si Jayne model - his tall...
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Nov. 17, 2014, 11:55 AM
I am a traditionalist and prefer the good old COTH "Asshat".
One Size Fits All.
Although the Bodily Fluid+Appliance combo is food for thought.......
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Nov. 17, 2014, 10:43 AM
Agree with Zu Zu - your little guy will be fine.
As long as he has you the rest of his Life will fall in place in your new digs.
Also agree you...
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Nov. 15, 2014, 09:16 PM
I can't help with the cornbread, being a Jiffy mix user.
But a friend' s Mom bakes the (fresh,cutup)sweet potatoes with apples & orange juice,...
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Nov. 15, 2014, 08:27 AM
Fuggedabout the pony!
LUV him "horse whispering" :lol:
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Nov. 15, 2014, 08:11 AM
If BW lit up after seeing you I'd guess his habit is tolerated by BO.
Scary, but I've been to a Show Barn where the Trainer smoked in the aisle &...
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Nov. 15, 2014, 08:05 AM
I agree with the posters above :yes:
If your truck & trailer are paid off: KEEP
If you use just monthly, you are using them about 10X more than...
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Nov. 14, 2014, 08:23 AM
My small 'barrow is about the same size as the one Simkie linked to.
My WB is a BIG drinker & haydunker - between drinking & cleaning out...
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Nov. 14, 2014, 12:32 AM
Jalapeno pesto? O.M.G!!!!!
That one is going into my files fer shur!
My latest is pepitas - roasted pumpkin seeds.
On my oatmeal along with...
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Nov. 13, 2014, 05:46 PM
2 - 1 XL WB & 1 pony :D
They are turned out 24/7 but have access to stalls & come in to pee if they are hanging around the stall area, not out in...
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Nov. 13, 2014, 08:30 AM
I layer Hot Chillys long underwear (made for skiers) under sweatpants.
The HCs are made of some techno-fabric that feels like cotton but keeps me...
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Nov. 12, 2014, 12:03 PM
Same method & results as trubandloki used here with the exception that I use all pellets, no other bedding.
Rarely I'll mist the pellets lightly...
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Nov. 12, 2014, 11:49 AM
Dressage is not some OuterSpace version of riding.
Classical translation from the French is "training".
Done correctly it should translate to any...
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Nov. 12, 2014, 08:24 AM
How about getting prescription glasses with only one lens made of the Transitions material (that darkens when exposed to light)?
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Nov. 11, 2014, 08:33 AM
Forget "charming" for fencing off that garden.
You will need something substantial enough to stand up to horses using it as a scratching post or...
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Nov. 10, 2014, 03:01 PM
Hard to believe I didn't weigh in on this 5yrs ago.
But now with 10yrs of having them home my answer hasn't changed.
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Nov. 10, 2014, 11:49 AM
No cable or satellite TV, so I have not seen the show.
But I have volunteered at the Midwest NGRA event & was pleased to see how women & men...
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Nov. 10, 2014, 11:14 AM
I' m on my Smarter-than-Me phone so can't post links, but Google Bobby Flay's recipe for sweet potatoes with scallion and Susan Stamberg's Mom's...
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Nov. 9, 2014, 10:16 AM
I think leaf's info sounds like at least half your answer.
I can't weigh in on raising Boers, but I've had the meat (ground) & IMO it was...
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Nov. 8, 2014, 11:22 AM
I'd do it!
Just about any modification can be undone for resale.
Years ago I moved my MBR into the LR of an apartment.
LR was at one end of the...
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Nov. 8, 2014, 11:08 AM
Thermacare patches for abscesses!
That I am not the only Krazy Horselady : D
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Nov. 8, 2014, 11:02 AM
I'll be the Voice of Dissent re: wetting pellets.
Rarely I will mist with a hose when I've stripped a stall & rebedded with all fresh...
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- Back to Normal.. or as close as I'll ever get
- Retired! I made it : D
- dressage,trailriding, horsecamping
- Newbie Hoosier - moved from Big City in 2004
Brought horses home to live August '04
(hum theme from Green Acres)
*friend of bar.ka*RIP all my lovely boys, gone too soon:
Steppin' Out 1988-2004
Hey Vern! 1982-2009
Cash's Bay Threat 1994-2009
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