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    Tough situation. I would say big, tall privacy...

    Tough situation. I would say big, tall privacy fence would be a good first step!
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    Stoneleigh Burnham event - LOVELY!

    Hi All,

    I volunteered today at Stoneleigh and if you are like me and have not been up to their event is several years, you must GO! It was absolutely gorgeous. The grounds were stunning. They...
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    Embarrassing price mistakes you've made

    I know - weird title - I couldn't think of the right words.

    So, I was reading on another thread about how someone thought they heard a horse was for sale for $15k but in reality it was $150k. Got...
  4. "I have a personal matter and I won't be in on...

    "I have a personal matter and I won't be in on Wednesday (or whatever day)" seems to work wonders. No need to expound on that simple sentence. It is none of their business at this stage!
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    Frank Bassett puts lovely training on horses from...

    Frank Bassett puts lovely training on horses from what I have seen.
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    It seems that there is not much of this offered...

    It seems that there is not much of this offered in h/j land. There is an AWESOME eventing instensive riding camp for Jrs. at GMHA in Vermont. I think it is called the Jr. Horsemanship Camp or...
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    I had a slug of a WB years ago. Too much...

    I had a slug of a WB years ago. Too much traditional warm up and he was dead in the show ring - hard to believe he could be even more dead than usual but he was! The best dressage test I ever had...
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    Try "Simply Fresh" brand Raspberry Lemonade ( in...

    Try "Simply Fresh" brand Raspberry Lemonade ( in the orange juice section at most grocery stores). Add some white wine - yummy. I do about 1/2 to 1/2.

    And, having it "plain" dressed up with...
  9. Original poster here. Yes...in review...I agree,...

    Original poster here. Yes...in review...I agree, my kid and horse were just a bit overfaced that day and couldn't put it together in those moments, in that ring, over that course. Neither did...
  10. Show courses starting with oxer as 1st jump - thoughts?

    Hi,

    Talking jumpers and equitation here mostly. Haven't seen hunters start off with an oxer much if ever that I can recall but maybe they do in Florida at the AA's??

    It seems like the big time...
  11. The Getty Museum is really cool and free! I am...

    The Getty Museum is really cool and free! I am not into "art" perse but this activity was recommended to me and I am SO GLAD I took advantage of it. It was memorable!
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    Laurierace -hahaha. I was totally thinking the...

    Laurierace -hahaha. I was totally thinking the same thing. The little kid in me says - AWESOME!!! The adult in me says - liability nightmare!
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    I learned in a dance class I took in college -...

    I learned in a dance class I took in college - take small bandaids and tape those suckers down. You have to pull the bandaid across firmly. YOu get used to the pain of ripping the bandaids off...
  14. I'll second the caprese skewers. A platter of...

    I'll second the caprese skewers. A platter of them looks really nice and they are delish!!! Be sure to drip a balsamic vinegar reduction over them for extra yumminess! These are my new "go to"...
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    Anyone own/work at a batting cage?

    Hi!

    So...my hubby plays adult men's baseball. He and his team go to batting practice several towns away. He tells me that the place is always PACKED and resos need to be made a week in advance....
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    Check Groupon for hotel deals in Florida too.

    Check Groupon for hotel deals in Florida too.
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    Divergent - WOW

    I just got back from the movie and I have to say "WOW". They did a great job with it. I will go see it again that is how good it was. I must say after reading the book, I was a little, "meh" even...
  18. Ever have a horse buck and "fix" you chiropractically speaking?

    It happened to me! BG - One day last summer, I was playing at a giant wooden castle playground with my young daughter and she was chasing me. I was watching wear I was stepping up and down the...
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    Yes - the red sweatshirt drove me BATTY!!!

    Yes - the red sweatshirt drove me BATTY!!!
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    He's coming to Mount Holyoke April 26-27 as it...

    He's coming to Mount Holyoke April 26-27 as it just so happens and we are so unbelievably excited! There is info about it at www.mhcriding.com.

    I plan to compile all the Bernie -isms from this...
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    Ride a Saddlebred! hehe . Sorry - not helpful...

    Ride a Saddlebred! hehe . Sorry - not helpful but seriously, I have a lesson student with short arms who has a very high necked horse and it helps!
  22. QH with maybe a little Morgan in there is my...

    QH with maybe a little Morgan in there is my guess.
  23. Anyone use Hotwire last minute hotel deals with any luck?

    Hi!

    After hee-ing and hawing for months on what to do and where to go, we have finally booked flights to Orlando for the Disney experience. We'll be going at the end of March for 4 nights. I...
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    You might want to sit on the horse and...

    You might want to sit on the horse and "reinforce" the aids if needed. I remember I had a student who cut the corners and carried an outside bend around the turns and after many discussions (some...
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    Don't forget that back in the day, a few things...

    Don't forget that back in the day, a few things existed such as riding clubs who would put on their annual or bi-annual horse show and it would be staffed by the VOLUNTEER members. The $$$ earned...
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