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  1. Take a look at www.vadanova.org There are quite...

    Take a look at www.vadanova.org
    There are quite a few trainers in Northern VA, and there have been a lot of threads here on that topic. :)
    The closest one I can think of to you is Dilly Jackson,...
  2. To add to that, a lot of the better FEI trainers...

    To add to that, a lot of the better FEI trainers in the area require horses at their place be kept in their training program (i.e., a minimum number of lessons and/or rides per month) at an...
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    I used to have one. They are very well-made. For...

    I used to have one. They are very well-made. For me and the horse I had at the time, it was a little too open and flat. It's hard to describe, but I felt like I was sitting "over" my horse rather...
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    Check out...

    Check out http://virginiadressage.org/vada-chapters.htm

    The links for the Fredericksburg and Charlottesville Chapters should give you some leads.
  5. Ironically, I find that the tractor-trailer...

    Ironically, I find that the tractor-trailer drivers are the most considerate ones on the road when I'm hauling. I think many people view them as intimidating road hogs (I know I did), but really,...
  6. Thread: Rubber cuffs?

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    This thing? ...

    This thing?

    http://www.hillbrushinc.com/brush-supplier/OTHER-OFF-THE-CUFF-BY-JOZ_2542.html
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    I put Flexi-leads in the same category as those...

    I put Flexi-leads in the same category as those "no-pull" mane cutter things - you should have to take a test before buying one, as 99% of the user just make a mess of things with them.
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    I might watch it if our newborn son decides we...

    I might watch it if our newborn son decides we need to be up at that hour. ;)
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    Carnegie Deli - not because the food is...

    Carnegie Deli - not because the food is super-spectacular (it's good), but because it is such an NYC institution. You may want to fast for a day ahead of time, though. I would not advise going if...
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    There's a guy at my office (known throughout the...

    There's a guy at my office (known throughout the organization as a cheap, slobby SOB) who will actually go to Costco during lunch break and just graze on the free samples. This isn't because he...
  11. I try and limit myself to Hoarders, and the...

    I try and limit myself to Hoarders, and the occasional episode of "I didn't know I was pregnant!"
    Both cause my husband to roll his eyes in disgust if he catches me watching them. The latter is...
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    We have Hughesnet, because it's the best of...

    We have Hughesnet, because it's the best of what's around out here in the sticks. All I have to add is that the lady on the Hughesnet commercials who promises high-speed internet access no matter...
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    Poll: I was actually kind of in labor for most of the...

    I was actually kind of in labor for most of the day on which I started this thread (4/3). Thank goodness for OT Day and lots of stuff on my Tivo to distract me while I waited for things to progress....
  14. I don't know of too many dressage barns in that...

    I don't know of too many dressage barns in that area that just offer boarding. A lot of the trainer-owned barns require you to have the horse in training, or at least purchase a minimum number of...
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    Poll: Thanks for all the replies! At this hospital...

    Thanks for all the replies!
    At this hospital (and it may be a VA law), the nurses are obligated to ask how bad the pain is on an hourly basis. However, in childbirth class, the instructor told us...
  16. I think this is vital in any relationship. You...

    I think this is vital in any relationship. You can't have one person who is really into something (horses, trail running, whatever) and the other one who doesn't have something equally important in...
  17. Thread: Frugal Living

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    I do coupons, and try to time their use to match...

    I do coupons, and try to time their use to match grocery store sales. I was using the www.thegrocerygame.com site to help me do this, but then Martin's Foods moved into Richmond, and those stores...
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    Poll: Epidural or natural? Update p. 3

    Within the next week, I'll deliver my baby. At this point, I'm planning on trying to go natural, but keeping my options open. I've got a good husband and a doula, and I've taken childbirth classes....
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    Check out the outlet mall, or the clearance...

    Check out the outlet mall, or the clearance racks. I had to go to a wedding when I was about 3 1/2 months pregnant. I hadn't started showing anywhere except in my bustline (which had already gone...
  20. My cuticles also seem to get ugly fast,...

    My cuticles also seem to get ugly fast, especially if I'm doing a lot of braiding.
    I've found that one of the best things I can do for them is to keep a little tube of Neosporin in my purse, and...
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    I can only speak to the facilities in the...

    I can only speak to the facilities in the southern end of Region 1.
    The VA Horse Center in Lexington. There are lots of rings, so plenty of warm up, and lots of places to lunge, should you need...
  22. I would sell the horse. I imported a horse in...

    I would sell the horse.

    I imported a horse in 2002, and sold him in 2004 as a hunter prospect, since he much preferred to jump. Even if I had wanted to do the hunters, there is no way I could...
  23. Thread: Joss Whedon

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    Loved Buffy, I think I've seen every episode. ...

    Loved Buffy, I think I've seen every episode. Angel was okay, and I couldn't get into Dollhouse.
    I don't think JW appears in his shows much, but he is in an episode of Angel. The gang travels to...
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    My GMO, VADA, requires at least 4 hours for of...

    My GMO, VADA, requires at least 4 hours for of volunteer time for the overall organization, plus at least 4 hours of time for your chapter. My chapter, VADA/NoVA, requires 8 hours of volunteer time...
  25. Restrepo...

    Restrepo
    http://www.netflix.com/Search?v1=Restrepo

    It's a documentary by Sebastian Junger (the guy who wrote 'The Perfect Storm') about a USMC unit at an outpost in Afghanistan's Karangel Valley....
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