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  1. Also, could you trailer to other parks or areas...

    Also, could you trailer to other parks or areas that have the kind of trails you prefer and feel safer using?
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    Over-the-air TV is still and always has been free...

    Over-the-air TV is still and always has been free (commercial supported). Unless you live in some out of the way place and genuinely cannot receive anything via antenna, no one is forcing you to pay...
  3. Do what you like. I think trail riding is great...

    Do what you like. I think trail riding is great fun, but some other people may enjoy the ring more and that is fine. Don't do something just because you feel pressured. Let your trainer take her on...
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    I research online and know exactly what...

    I research online and know exactly what item/brand/style I want. Then either purchase online or just go to one store that I know carries it and buy it. Or I choose a place (usually Target unless I'm...
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    Square pads, quilted, shaped at the wither, large...

    Square pads, quilted, shaped at the wither, large enough for an 18" saddle, in cool colors/patterns/combinations. I have a bit of a saddle pad obsession, so I already have most of the ordinary ones...
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    Visit the other barns and take a lesson with...

    Visit the other barns and take a lesson with whoever would be your new trainer. If possible, see if you can stick around the barn for a while on a typical day to get a feel for the atmosphere. Ask...
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    I had a very similar experience on a little QH -...

    I had a very similar experience on a little QH - without the bucking off, though! We were on top of a ridge in a very long pasture, but the fence was coming up fast. Thankfully I was able to stop...
  8. http://www.cafepress.com/ or...

    http://www.cafepress.com/ or http://www.zazzle.com/ allow you to put your own photo or design on almost anything you can think of. You would need a digital scan or photo of the map rather than a...
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    Less than $50 per day per person for just regular...

    Less than $50 per day per person for just regular old tickets (not any of the special packages with hospitality etc). I just looked at what I paid last time in 2012 - for general admission Fri-Sun...
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    I am a sometimes interrupter, but not really on...

    I am a sometimes interrupter, but not really on purpose. It seems like I always get shut out of conversations while the other people rattle on and on and never take a pause. If I want to get a word...
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    There are absolutely trailer (and car, and other...

    There are absolutely trailer (and car, and other big ticket item) scams on eBay. Sometimes scammers will use hacked accounts with good feedback in order to look trustworthy, but I guarantee they...
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    Poll: Dinner and supper are also interchangeable to me....

    Dinner and supper are also interchangeable to me. Lunch is the mid-day meal. I think some of this is regional.
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    Poll: I pretty much use evening/night interchangeably...

    I pretty much use evening/night interchangeably to mean "the time after I get done at work". So around 6 PM until I go to sleep, basically. To me, "Do you want to do something Wednesday evening" and...
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    This place claims to have them (brown and navy)...

    This place claims to have them (brown and navy) on their FB page. https://www.facebook.com/ThePoshPonyBoutique I don't see them on the website though. http://www.theposhponyboutique.com/
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    Similarly, I had a college professor who always...

    Similarly, I had a college professor who always told us not to use "weasel words". By his definition, this was what students did when they weren't 100% sure their test answer was correct. So they...
  16. More than 101. I started the list as a teen, so...

    More than 101. I started the list as a teen, so perhaps a few slipped through and didn't make it on there. My rules are that I ride the horse independently (no lead line rides etc) and at least walk...
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    Single people don't take vacations? That's news...

    Single people don't take vacations? That's news to me! I have been on four trips already this year (not counting day trips) with two different sets of friends and with my parents and siblings. And...
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    I orienteer competitively, so I am often...

    I orienteer competitively, so I am often navigating alone through the middle of the forest - just me, my map, and my compass. This has also helped me develop pretty good map memory skills which...
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    A business page cannot have friends and post on...

    A business page cannot have friends and post on their pages. It can send and carry on private message conversations with individuals.
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    Paid holidays vary soooo much depending on...

    Paid holidays vary soooo much depending on company. At my job it is essential to have people working, so we have about 10 holidays a year with three options - you can have off and be paid normally...
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    Yes, I take it all. 20 vacation and 2 personal...

    Yes, I take it all. 20 vacation and 2 personal days. I try to use them all for fun things like travel and events, not for just sitting around. We can't carry days over, so I plan out everything for...
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    In many areas, county GIS or tax assessment maps...

    In many areas, county GIS or tax assessment maps are now online. I can find out who owns any piece of land in this county within about 2 minutes.
  23. Since it broke in the course of normal use, the...

    Since it broke in the course of normal use, the landlord should fix it. They should expect that things will eventually break or wear out. Now if you had taken a baseball bat to it or something, that...
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    Books. While I also love music, I think books...

    Books. While I also love music, I think books would be far more entertaining/boredom busting. They could help to mentally escape the island, at least :lol:
  25. It looks like an alien spaceship has come to...

    It looks like an alien spaceship has come to abduct the house...
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