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  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 28, 2015, 08:12 PM
    I think you did just perfect, OP. Short and concise really is more powerful. Any more words, or a lecture even, will drastically reduce the effect....
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    Jan. 28, 2015, 07:50 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Feeling Discouraged in Off Course
    tua37516, you will need to severely dial down on YOURSELF for the next months, or even a year or two. You need it in order to get back into good...
    38 replies | 1276 view(s)
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    Jan. 28, 2015, 07:34 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread boot purchase help in Dressage
    I ordered my last two pairs from Calevo as well. They are quite easy to work with. Both of mine are Cavallo Pirouette, and the last one was fully...
    16 replies | 375 view(s)
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    Jan. 27, 2015, 12:00 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Dad goes after bullies in Off Topic
    Emryss, it is not the bullying from the children, but from the children's father that ignited this outrage. I was offended by what the boys did....
    20 replies | 803 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 27, 2015, 11:36 AM
    This is not being sarcastic, or quick temper. This is a freaking asshole. Sorry. No. I will not put up with it. Not once. Are you sure your...
    20 replies | 779 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 26, 2015, 07:56 PM
    You BAD girl. Now you not only gone and corrupt a pony clubber, you also corrupt her MOM! :) Lovely story by the way. Please do tell us more of...
    97 replies | 4667 view(s)
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    Jan. 26, 2015, 05:38 PM
    Or someone like me, who can't parallel park for save her life. Want one. Yeah, I'm lazy, and proud of it. The more things machines can do for me,...
    24 replies | 312 view(s)
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    Jan. 26, 2015, 05:12 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Dad goes after bullies in Off Topic
    Too many bullies hide behind social media. If they want to use it, they should expect to receive the same treatment. The girl's dad did not rat them...
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    Jan. 26, 2015, 02:00 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Dad goes after bullies in Off Topic
    The little girl is so fortunate to have such an intelligent and no-nonsense dad. I wonder how the twin brothers will end up though. Their dad...
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    Jan. 26, 2015, 01:51 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Relationships and Money in Off Topic
    OP, could you elaborate what the issue is? I guess I'm not getting it. I myself will not marry a man who is receiving handout from his family,...
    28 replies | 1432 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 26, 2015, 01:41 PM
    The stability of saddles also depend a lot on how the rest of the saddle fit, not just the width. My horse is a typical Morgan - mutton wither, big...
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  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 25, 2015, 01:17 PM
    OP, folks have suggested the possible pain causing issues. You dismissed them. You insisted that your horse was sound and pain free. Now you are...
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    Jan. 24, 2015, 08:27 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Big thumb up for Amazon in Off Topic
    OMG. You guys have such a bad influence on me. After reading ordering toilet paper on Amazon (why I never thought about it?), I found I went there to...
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    Jan. 24, 2015, 03:55 PM
    I like to have my husband drop me off, and pick me up at the airport. The cab isn't expensive, and the parking is reasonable, so I could have gotten...
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    Jan. 24, 2015, 01:32 AM
    28, and I sure am glad that I didn't marry my first boy friend. ;)
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    Jan. 24, 2015, 12:35 AM
    Gloria replied to a thread Big thumb up for Amazon in Off Topic
    No kidding, cowboymom. I know I have read more books, and purchased more of them, than I would have without that dainty kindle. For a time I really...
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    Jan. 24, 2015, 12:00 AM
    I was so impressed with Amazon today, that I feel like I need to tell somebody:D I pre-ordered a Kindle Voyager in early January. It was out of...
    43 replies | 1067 view(s)
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    Jan. 21, 2015, 08:29 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Don't breed like rabbits in Off Topic
    Woa. They finally got a pope that got a thinking head above his shoulders? I think that NFP is doomed to fail, but heck, a man got to start with...
    55 replies | 1538 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 21, 2015, 06:57 PM
    You really need to test the saddles, as not only twist is personal preference (unrelated to your size) but each manufacturer, or even each saddle...
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  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 21, 2015, 06:42 PM
    One thing you might to consider is, she might just have pony moment, which means, she is using opening the mouth to avoid work. In this case, I would...
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    Jan. 21, 2015, 04:59 PM
    If she does not get paid time off, then get unpaid time off. Geesh. How difficult is it to understand? It does not matter what kind of time off -...
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    Jan. 21, 2015, 04:41 PM
    Awww, you are way too kind. :rolleyes: By the way, you might want to study the difference between know it all, and know it. That way, you don't...
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    Jan. 21, 2015, 03:57 PM
    Did you go through head hunters? If so, tell the head hunters your minimum requirement. If not, bring it up when they make their offer. Usually it is...
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    Jan. 20, 2015, 09:13 PM
    Ummm it never ceases to amaze me how the one complaining about others' lack of arena etiquette is the one in serious need of it. OP, don't worry...
    67 replies | 3765 view(s)
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    Jan. 19, 2015, 02:54 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Barn vs Run-Ins in Around The Farm
    We have the shedrow style. Even though I love the airiness, the openness, and love, love, love to be able to look out of my bedroom window and see...
    49 replies | 1861 view(s)
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    Jan. 16, 2015, 11:22 AM
    I think you have way too much sand, not enough base. For hunter jumper, the recommended base is 6~8". Even for dressage where no jumping is involved,...
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    Jan. 15, 2015, 05:50 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Barn vs Run-Ins in Around The Farm
    Yes. "I" need a barn, despite all my horses live outside 24/7, and have access to run-ins. I need a grooming stall with hot/cold water to bath horses...
    49 replies | 1861 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 15, 2015, 04:07 PM
    1 million budget? Yes, unless you go out out crazy fancy. You should be able to get a nice one built (indoor + barn) for less than half million.
    13 replies | 396 view(s)
  • Gloria's Avatar
    Jan. 15, 2015, 11:59 AM
    Are these FHA loans? Anything I found that is not FHA requires you to pay something like $5000 to get the 2.5%, which effectively negate the benefit.
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    Jan. 14, 2015, 06:04 PM
    Gloria replied to a thread Am I being Stalked? in Off Topic
    Ignoring 14 text messages after telling him to bugger off is sending a message. Ignoring 14 text messages after telling him that you want to be...
    59 replies | 3456 view(s)
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