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    I haven't been riding much but I can see spring. ...

    I haven't been riding much but I can see spring. I had a great day at the barn. The stalls were stripped out. The buckets are scrubbed. His tail is washed and braided in anticipation of mud. The...
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    Oh and one more from the husband "Arthur...

    Oh and one more from the husband "Arthur Kanardly! (can 'ardly believe it)"
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    Which reminds me of the W.C.Field-isms that my...

    Which reminds me of the W.C.Field-isms that my husband uses alot:

    Godfrey Daniels
    Mother of Pearl
    Drat!
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    ...or why he spends so much time on a raft... ...

    ...or why he spends so much time on a raft...

    My grandfather often inserted "Sam Hill" as an alternative expletive but he was never short on the regular ones.

    My father used to tell our...
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    I'm guessing close to $80. But I've shipped side...

    I'm guessing close to $80. But I've shipped side saddles which are probably twice as heavy.

    Bubble wrap. And the strength of the box is important. And I hope you have a box source in mind...
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    I see it and I understand how you feel. If...

    I see it and I understand how you feel.

    If you're going to re do it, just get started and get it over with. But trust me.... it will never again bother you as much as it does right now.

    I say...
  7. My vote: is Appendix QH x Morgan The back half...

    My vote: is Appendix QH x Morgan

    The back half looks just like an Appendix QH I had
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    I never have any luck roasting beef hunks. ...

    I never have any luck roasting beef hunks. Never. I've given up. I treat all non-steaks the same these days.
    I "pot roast" everything. I have a skillet that's about 4 inches deep. Heat the...
  9. cute. I love brown. I just ordered a brown pin...

    cute. I love brown. I just ordered a brown pin dot dress from Lands End on sale. My signature color is really sky blue, and brown works as a nice base for that.
  10. If you mouse over your saved searches so the url...

    If you mouse over your saved searches so the url pops up down near your task bar or wherever, you will see that some begin with
    www.ebay...
    www.shop.ebay....
    www.motors.shop.ebay......
  11. Ebay beating my head against the computer screen.... and PSA of sorts

    Computers Ugh! Powers of Observation Yay!

    Today Mr. SA and I were having trouble with Ebay searches. We have two Ebay user names and two computers with two different operating systems and each...
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    I have to share this with you DA afficionados. ...

    I have to share this with you DA afficionados.

    Mr. SmartAlex has patiently dealt with my annual absence from "couple time" while I sequester myself in the other room and get my weekly fix of...
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    W-T-F! Getting scripts can be such a ... don't...

    W-T-F!

    Getting scripts can be such a ... don't get me started.

    What I hate is that my ADD meds do not qualify for automatic refill on my mail order pharmacy. How am I supposed to remember to...
  14. Thread: Ribbon Jars?

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    You all inspired me. The first jar I bought...

    You all inspired me. The first jar I bought wasn't a large enough diameter. Suggestion to people shopping for jars: take one of your larger rosettes with you to try.
    ...
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    A vacuum and a Swiffer Duster

    A vacuum and a Swiffer Duster
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    There are actually quite a few buckskins and even...

    There are actually quite a few buckskins and even red roan and strawberry roan Saddlebreds. That horse's "chestnut" dam could have been a brown or bay in disguise. And back in the 1970s, before the...
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    I have one better. My breed assoc up and added...

    I have one better. My breed assoc up and added Grulla out of the blue. Seriously? There has never in history been an ASB registered as any shade of dun and you up and add grulla for a horse quite...
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    I've recently seen some dirt. It was frozen wet...

    I've recently seen some dirt. It was frozen wet dirt but it does confirm that terra firma is still under there
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    If you are interested in riding aside, and if you...

    If you are interested in riding aside, and if you have a Facebook account, please come over and visit at https://www.facebook.com/groups/2395236697/

    It's an awesome group.
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    You think Windows 8 is bad, I also have Office...

    You think Windows 8 is bad, I also have Office 365 on my laptop.
    Combine the two and it's like trying to tie your shoes with mittens on.
    Laptop for surfing/reading... old computer for serious...
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    This cartoon says it all: ...

    This cartoon says it all:

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10152228102670586&set=a.320030380585.194526.583945585&type=1&theater
  22. If you've never had an anxiety attack you simply...

    If you've never had an anxiety attack you simply cannot appreciate what happens when your own brain turns on you. I've had it happen a time or two over a wide range of triggers.

    I'm not normally...
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    Oh but he has now hasn't he?

    Oh but he has now hasn't he?
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    I wonder if Bates' York alibi is a reference to...

    I wonder if Bates' York alibi is a reference to Dick Turpin's Ride to York.

    Dick Turpin was a highway man who, in the early 1800s reportedly rode from London to York in under 24 hours on his mare...
  25. We watched about an hour too. We love that...

    We watched about an hour too. We love that innocent simple entertainment
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