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  1. Thread: Bifocal hell

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    Exactly why I stopped wearing my bifocals. Also,...

    Exactly why I stopped wearing my bifocals. Also, I'm not terribly blind so I get by ok, but I feel like it was a waste of money. I didn't even try to ride in them, but my gosh, I grew two left feet...
  2. My dad always told me that it is nice to want :)...

    My dad always told me that it is nice to want :)

    It is what drives you.
  3. Hehe, I was a double major is Animal Science and...

    Hehe, I was a double major is Animal Science and Ag Economics! I'm now working in neither field, but my basic science background and organizational skills is what got me my current job. I'm looking...
  4. I left out that I was a working student for my...

    I left out that I was a working student for my trainer on top of a regular job and that is how I paid for my lessons in college.
  5. 22, supported myself for 6 months right out of...

    22, supported myself for 6 months right out of college by working at a crazy show horse barn. I found my first "real" job but it paid little in an area with high cost of living, so I lived at my...
  6. Thread: Gardening 101

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    Haha, everything except kohlrabi! :winkgrin: I...

    Haha, everything except kohlrabi! :winkgrin: I have a separate herb garden as well. I cataloged everything in an excel spreadsheet with the planting times, space needed, etc. so I can keep track of...
  7. Thread: Gardening 101

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    Well, I was trying to play in the garden and...

    Well, I was trying to play in the garden and start tilling today, however I ripped the drive belt on the tiller. Aaarrrghgh!! I'm going crazy and want to get my garden going! I want spring, real...
  8. My little cousin (three at the time) had a big...

    My little cousin (three at the time) had a big charolais cow grab his little hand with a tuft full of grass clutched in it tightly by wraping it's tounge around it and sucking it all in. Cow froze,...
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    Well, I had tried to look on the USPC website...

    Well, I had tried to look on the USPC website first and it gave me slightly less information that you just wrote here. :)
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    The OPRC is apparently for anyone over 21, and...

    The OPRC is apparently for anyone over 21, and I'm over the age limit for USPC by just a little bit. Sooo I'm not that old.
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    Oh, I thought the name had to be changed from...

    Oh, I thought the name had to be changed from actually being "Old People's Riding Club" to Horsemasters because USPC didn't like it. Thanks for the link, that one is in warrenton. Kinda far, but...
  12. That's not the most encouraging thing to sing...

    That's not the most encouraging thing to sing while giving someone cpr.


    :lol:
  13. I've had two falls off a horse where I've hit my...

    I've had two falls off a horse where I've hit my head, one was on soft mushy ground (my saving grace, could have been much worse) and the other was my first "bad" fall when I was...14 maybe? Thinking...
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    Haha, okay. It's old people's pony club. ...

    Haha, okay. It's old people's pony club.

    Anyone???
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    OPRC in Loudoun, VA?

    I've been looking for a Horsemasters club in my area, however I have not had much luck. The Virginia PC website didn't have anything about Horsemasters and I found the Loudoun Hunt PC, and nothing...
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    One Saturday when I stopped by the place I worked...

    One Saturday when I stopped by the place I worked for in Middleburg I happened to come from riding and was all sweaty, hair stuffed under hat, half chaps, etc. Well, my boss could have cared less and...
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    My friend brainwashed me :lol:

    My friend brainwashed me :lol:
  18. I am a "mesomorph" body type. Anaerobic work...

    I am a "mesomorph" body type. Anaerobic work increases your metabolic rate more than aerobic exercise, and I have a very high metabolic rate. I can sprint extremely well, but I'll run a 9 minute...
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    If I am not engaging my core, or anything else...

    If I am not engaging my core, or anything else really funky is going on, it's usually because my mind is overanalyzing what is going on and then I start to shut down. My last trainer figured this out...
  20. Ah yes, the office aerobics! :winkgrin: You left...

    Ah yes, the office aerobics! :winkgrin: You left out yanking jammed paper out of the printer! Or is that resistance exercise?
  21. Where's the fruitbat??!!! um, i'm a little...

    Where's the fruitbat??!!!

    um, i'm a little scarred by slick's post...

    and I can confirm that dressage does NOT increase breast size....I could still qualify as chairman of the itty bitty...
  22. BUT, the banks were following legislation that...

    BUT, the banks were following legislation that was passed demanding that they allow higher risk people to be given loans, therefore they are riskier loans because the banks have to cover their .......
  23. :lol: JSwan, are you partaking in some of that...

    :lol: JSwan, are you partaking in some of that french wine now? ;)

    I hate ticks too...don't give me the heebie jeebies, but I would say I hate the little suckers. I have particularly sensitive...
  24. Brown recluse definitely... :eek: necrosis is not...

    Brown recluse definitely... :eek: necrosis is not fun!
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    I like the dressage extensions cheap boots....

    I like the dressage extensions cheap boots. Actually quite nice for $200! They don't have a rod up the back but, they're very stiff...

    The other nice thing is that you can get a wide variety of...
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