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    http://www.caduceusfarm.com/ I drive out from...

    http://www.caduceusfarm.com/
    I drive out from Nebraska to ride with Peggy (she has several levels of horses). She's right off 470 in Broomfield. That's the only suggestion I have :)
  2. Tack Room Inc was awesome to me when blanket...

    Tack Room Inc was awesome to me when blanket shopping.... I emailed and they followed up with several phone calls until we got it just right!

    SmartPak has provided me with several super customer...
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    I used to use the foam earplugs inserted as...

    I used to use the foam earplugs inserted as described by the poster above (get them skinny, shove in and let expand)...but then had a baby, so can't use them anymore. However, I run a big box fan...
  4. I do it all the time.... I can do a blow up...

    I do it all the time.... I can do a blow up mattress, or just a couple sleeping bags in the nose of our trailer. I crack the windows....can hang all my clothes on the tack hooks, etc. I've done it...
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    Still reading through the very tragic article but...

    Still reading through the very tragic article but will force myself to finish...

    But something that helps remind you of a kid in the backseat is that carseat mirror. I am a new mom and my baby is...
  6. I just wanted to thank you for the picture! I...

    I just wanted to thank you for the picture! I forwarded it to my vet (who is also a great friend) because we thrive on nasty photos.
    PS: If you didn't feed it to the dogs, did you at least cut it...
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    This is so spot on and I'd never thought of it...

    This is so spot on and I'd never thought of it that way! I have ridden with him twice now and got along AMAZING with him. I have an off track TB who is a very difficult horse to ride. I have left...
  8. I use Coppertone Sport Ultra Sweatproof... it's...

    I use Coppertone Sport Ultra Sweatproof... it's 30 spf.
    I usually use my regular face moisturizer with SPF, but it does run quite a bit.... but I add the Coppertone to my nose, cheeks, chin areas...
  9. I believe I do. No sense being modest when asked...

    I believe I do. No sense being modest when asked :)
    However, I just had a kid, so life has changed...my priorities are different.

    BUT if anyone rich is reading and feels the need to invest in...
  10. Due in April. My last REAL ride was the high...

    Due in April.
    My last REAL ride was the high division at a Greg Best Clinic... found out that following weekend that I was about 5 weeks along at that point. I also had a cast on my hand, so sent...
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    Laurierace, May I suggest reading through this...

    Laurierace,
    May I suggest reading through this site http://www.catfaeries.com/feliway.html?gclid=CPPd7pidn7QCFckWMgod4nYABw

    I have 4 cats and the 2 older cats have RUINED my carpeting...and...
  12. Adding to what KateKat just said (100%!!), you...

    Adding to what KateKat just said (100%!!), you can lay off the edge of your bed (or something with an "edge") and do reverse sit ups.... lay on your belly and lift up so essentially your back arches...
  13. I spose it could depend on the dynamic between...

    I spose it could depend on the dynamic between you two..... Everyone is different, but the majority of stories I've heard equal it not working out.

    In MY case, I've ridden jumpers about 25...
  14. I haven't done many little ones... most of my...

    I haven't done many little ones... most of my problem parents have been parents of teens and older (shocking). I just go to the other end of the arena. Walking in, I just point to some barrels and...
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    haha heck no! 600 bucks is ridiculous for me. I...

    haha heck no! 600 bucks is ridiculous for me. I was lucky to hit I think maybe 3 A shows this whole summer and no schooling shows (that doesn't count the $300 in fuel to get there :o).

    That's...
  16. OP: First off, you look just FINE! All that's...

    OP:
    First off, you look just FINE! All that's noticeable to me are lil oopsies that um happen to ALL of us whether some admit it or not ;)

    I 100% understand the need to be super hard on...
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    To me, the horses just looked like they weren't...

    To me, the horses just looked like they weren't frequently ridden bareback. The horse is receiving a different feel for the rider's aides, along with the amped environment (as mentioned above). If...
  18. Last year, after a lifetime of...

    Last year, after a lifetime of lessons/training/etc... Greg Best clinic. I was chatting with him after and wanted to move up to 1.20 (but was terrified)... NO ONE and I mean NO ONE I'd talked to had...
  19. I always just replied (while boarding...no one...

    I always just replied (while boarding...no one worries where I live now) that they are alive and perfectly healthy every day, so that's simply how I do it.

    End of story. Just like they prefer to...
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    Stay in your trailer "camping style"... there are...

    Stay in your trailer "camping style"... there are generally showers on the grounds.

    Pack your own food for the daily eating.. I eat a GOOD meal out every night.

    Do all your own horse care...
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    I've been a jumper my whole life (over 24 years...

    I've been a jumper my whole life (over 24 years training), but we were ALL started with neck straps (we called them "jump straps"). They were made of stirrup leathers. I haven't used one myself in...
  22. I've had my very long list of insults that were...

    I've had my very long list of insults that were very unjust and hurtful.

    What I have learned and am trying so hard to believe (So my feelings don't remain hurt), is that the people who DO NOT...
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    I figure I'm just not "big enough" (or live...

    I figure I'm just not "big enough" (or live anywhere near civilization haha!) to end up as an A circuit trainer, but I DO make my big jumpers on my own. Why not share that with people who otherwise...
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    They're out there. When I show at a particular A...

    They're out there. When I show at a particular A show in CO, a trainer comes out from TX and she won't take a DIME from me, but sets fences, gives AMAZING feedback and gives me 100% of her attention....
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    Perhaps!! That's a very good point too.......

    Perhaps!! That's a very good point too.... because it seems to me that the straw that broke the camels back for ME this summer was working with a "pro" (I do quotes, cuz I'm a pro too haha) to help...
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