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Orb, Ruffian and the Triple Crown
I didnt bet on Orb, this years Kentucky Derby winner, but I should have. I should have noticed Orb was wearing the colors of one if not the greatest fillies of all time: Ruffian. Then, there would h...
5/17/13 at 10:46 PM
All the pretty ... hats 5/3/13 at 11:05 PM
The greatest two minutes in sports 5/3/12 at 7:35 AM EAST METRO WATER - TIPS AND TALES FOR KEEPING WATER CLEAN
Things they don’t tell you when you buy a horse
We always had pets of the dog and cat variety while I was growing up. Sure, I begged my mom for more exotic animals chinchillas, ferrets, a Venetian pot-bellied pig, and of a course a horse but in...
1/29/13 at 3:05 PM
Horse Keeping: Inside and Out, Jan. 24 Workshop for Horse Owners 1/12/12 at 9:21 AM THE FARM BLEAT
Oh give me a home, where the Banker horses roam
After traveling more than 1,540 miles over the course of three days, my folks and I were thrilled to be settling in for four nights at a motel right on the beach in Kill Devil Hills, N.C. Since we ar...
10/27/12 at 11:25 PM
Mint Juleps and I'll Have Another 10/23/12 at 10:55 PM THE NEW FORTY
Positive vibes indeed.
Whenever I travel, I try and regularly check the daily news in TheForum online (InForum).Glancing over the InForum site daily is the way that I stay grounded in the sensibilities of home. Today I rea...
Legislative notebook: Senate approves bigger fireworks
By Danielle Nordine and Don Davis Minnesota skies could soon be lighting up on more than the Fourth of July. State senators Tuesday approved a bill expanding legal fireworks 41-22. Some senators mad...
4/18/12 at 1:34 AM
Howes: Don't give horses money 5/7/11 at 6:28 AM SLOWING THE RACING MIND
Recent Reads
In the past few weeks, I have read (actually listened) two great books. My new car habit is to have at least two books along for the many rides that I take. It takes 20 minutes to drive to and from wo...
3/21/12 at 5:30 AM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
Fire in the barn
Early Saturday morning I was awakened by thunder and lightening.  Chance was nervoushe laid right beside me and panted.  I dozed..Far Guy woke me up and said he was leaving Terrys barn is on...
7/25/11 at 6:05 AM
Birthday Girls 4/18/10 at 6:46 AM
Ah-ha moment 10/8/09 at 4:19 AM I GOT IT FROM MY MOMMA
Lifes about sharing passions together, carrying one another and sometimes riding side by side
The sun was shining beautifully through the autumn colored trees. Crackling was heard below as the horses hooves were crushing fallen leaves, but other than that, the fall forest was quiet. There was ...
5/5/11 at 7:33 PM
Life lessons being shared among Mothers, Daughters, and Horses 2/18/11 at 3:45 PM CONFESSIONS OF A FAT GIRL
Holiday horror?
Just when you think you have your eating under control and things are going really well, a holiday has to pop up and throw everything out of whack. For one day at least. Yesterday, my hubby and I drov...
4/5/10 at 3:15 AM