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  1. Sticky: Oh goodness, Secretelf, yay! It's definitely...

    Oh goodness, Secretelf, yay! It's definitely starting to feel a bit Christmasy, I'm SO excited! Thank you!!!!
  2. Not quite as impressive as the OPs picture:...

    Not quite as impressive as the OPs picture:
    https://scontent-a-lhr.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xaf1/v/t1.0-9/247221_10150264390609903_3446308_n.jpg?oh=7445a2c25a406fbcbbf11c89ee493a9b&oe=5506F34A

    If we...
  3. It drives me batty. I understand the thought...

    It drives me batty. I understand the thought process (such as it is) of wanting to show that the horse is broke and quiet, but I secretly wish that the horse would spook and something and take off,...
  4. For what it's worth, when my horse had a...

    For what it's worth, when my horse had a suspensory injury last winter, the vet didn't want to completely clip the leg to ultrasound because he was on pasture board at the time, he was worried about...
  5. A friend body-clipped my gelding once with two...

    A friend body-clipped my gelding once with two different sets of A-5s with 10 blades and rotated between them as they heated up. It took f.o.r.e.v.e.r. (he's 16.2 and big-bodied) but looked...
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    Have sold a few (I show and had outgrown them and...

    Have sold a few (I show and had outgrown them and moved up to a higher "quality" of horse, if you will, or they needed a new, less-demanding career) but in more recent years have tended to keep them....
  7. Last year I took my 2003 Honda CR-V (manual...

    Last year I took my 2003 Honda CR-V (manual transmission) with 150,000-ish miles from Illinois to Texas and back (almost 2,000 miles round trip). I took it to my mechanic a couple of weeks prior and...
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    We go to several AHL (minor league) hockey games...

    We go to several AHL (minor league) hockey games every year and the amount of kids that the parents let literally run around the stadium is staggering. Back and forth, up and down the aisles, it's...
  9. Try a pair of heel lifts. I have a pair of these...

    Try a pair of heel lifts. I have a pair of these boots and I'm short (5'1") and could never wear them without the lifts but just that little bit of extra height in the heel gets them out of the back...
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    Frosty the Snowman makes me feel stabby. It gets...

    Frosty the Snowman makes me feel stabby. It gets turned off as fast as I can get to the radio dial. And Feliz Navidad is right up there too.
  11. Thread: Costco

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    Got my most recent cell phone there, a better...

    Got my most recent cell phone there, a better deal than anywhere I found at the time (Galaxy S4).

    The Kirkland sulfate-free shampoo/conditioner
    Body wash
    Razor blades
    Gummy Adult Vitamins for...
  12. Sticky: Hello again, SecretElf! Barn colors I usually do...

    Hello again, SecretElf! Barn colors I usually do some combo of navy, hunter green, tan and burgundy. For clothes or anything I'm like that I'm pretty easy - any blues, greens, reds, black or white,...
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    When I started riding in my early teens (25-ish...

    When I started riding in my early teens (25-ish years ago), I only wore a helmet when I was jumping, as that was all that was required (I show a stock breed circuit). Over the years, when we had...
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    The review I heard today said that it's worth...

    The review I heard today said that it's worth seeing in IMAX for the effects alone but that it was hard to follow the story because it there was SO much science involved. He was told that a lot was...
  15. Sticky: Hello, SecretElf!! You're so smart - I hadn't...

    Hello, SecretElf!! You're so smart - I hadn't even thought of facebook stalking. Now I know what I'm going to go do....

    My photos on facebook may have some privacy settings on them - You're...
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    It was originally a British show with Colin,...

    It was originally a British show with Colin, Ryan, Brad, Greg Proops, Chip Esten and a few random others. Then after that was cancelled it showed up in the U.S. with Drew Carey.

    Brad and Colin...
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    Another vote for White Christmas. And my...

    Another vote for White Christmas. And my brothers and I always have to watch a movie riffed by Mystery Science Theater 3000 called, simply, "Santa Clause" - it's a Mexican kid's movie that has...
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    Stardust Blazing Saddles Monty Python's The...

    Stardust
    Blazing Saddles
    Monty Python's The Search for the Holy Grail
    The Court Jester / White Christmas (LOVE Danny Kaye!)
    The Unsinkable Molly Brown
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    With a recent purchase, you will most likely only...

    With a recent purchase, you will most likely only be able to insure for mortality for the purchase price, as you basically established that as the horse's current fair market value by buying it for...
  20. It's been mentioned several times previously in...

    It's been mentioned several times previously in other threads, but Taylor Swift. And her male equivalent, Justin Bieber.
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    Beetlegeuse! Beetlegeuse! Beetlegeuse!

    Beetlegeuse! Beetlegeuse! Beetlegeuse!
  22. Alter-ed, are you me in disguise? Coffee (love...

    Alter-ed, are you me in disguise? Coffee (love the smell, despise the taste...) and tomatoes. And add mushrooms and olives to that list. *shudder*
  23. If you're on facebook, look for a page for a...

    If you're on facebook, look for a page for a boston terrier named Mona Pants. She posts videos all the time - she cracks me up!
  24. Wow! Definitely had someone watching over them...

    Wow! Definitely had someone watching over them all. So glad to hear that there are most likely no long-term injuries.
  25. Sticky: Email just sent! Last year was my first year and...

    Email just sent! Last year was my first year and I had so much fun shopping for my giftee I had to do it again!
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