05.12.12 Cicada Symphony Ride

Good Saturday ride.  Got on, with assistance from the trailer fender, at 1145a; got back to the trailer at 345p.  The weather was a little odd I thought.  It was a very comfortable day for me, but Winston was sweating before very long and the terrain was not at all...

Tri-State Draft Horse & Mule Sale Spring 2012 – Results

A little slow on getting these posted, but I’m old, get over it.  I thought the turnout was excellent, but then it was a very nice day.  Quite cool in the morning, but warmed up nicely after lunch.  I was glad I had brought a blanket! The sale started pretty...

05.05.12 Chamomile Fashion Derby Update

FINALLY, I got the pics from the Olympic candidates.  So, the album has been updated with those pics for a complete view of the day.  Not sure how, but we neglected to take any photos of our delicious lunch.  Note to self:  do better on food coverage; it is essential...

05.05.12 Chamomile Fashion Derby

Churchill Downs has their hats, pies, and mint juleps, and we cannot begin to compete with those.  However, we have our own fashion statements, such as the dual raincoats, where the full length slicker is worn under the waist length oilskin.  Look for this to become a...

04.29.12 Ahhh…Perfect Weather

Such a delightful-weather day and so blessed to be able to spend it riding!  My God, How Great Thou Art. The weather was truly as close to perfect as we get in this world.  The temperature was quite warm, but not hot and there was NO humidity!  Well, I’m sure...

Spring Draft Horse & Mule Sale Arrives

Tri-State Draft Horse & Mule Sale, click for details.  April 26-28, 2012, Washington County Fairgrounds, Abingdon, VA. Thursday, 12:00 p.m. & Friday, 9:00 a.m.—Tack Sale Friday, 5:00 p.m.—Buggy, Wagon, and Carriage Sale Saturday, 9:00 a.m.—Sale of Draft...