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    I second Woodhillsmanhattan.....I went for four...

    I second Woodhillsmanhattan.....I went for four years, sitting on saddles and lusting after the Stackhouse in particular. Lucky for me, I won a rather large bet and was able to get a...
  2. Lordy, yes. And a Bourbon Bop. I planned my...

    Lordy, yes. And a Bourbon Bop.

    I planned my LIFE around my "pilgrimage" to the RK3DE 10 years ago. I wanted to "give back" so I became a fence judge....and I've been going back every year...
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    If you horse has never done XC, not sure it's a...

    If you horse has never done XC, not sure it's a good idea to go w/o prepping over XC. I live in Lubbock, TX, and until recently, the closest XC course was 6 hours away (now there's one 4.5 hours...
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    Again, hard to focus on just one, but the summer...

    Again, hard to focus on just one, but the summer of 2012 when Paddy and I were doing training and prepping for a T3DE was amazing. Probably the biggest thrill was going clear at Colorado Horse Park...
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    We do back-to-back events at Coconino every year...

    We do back-to-back events at Coconino every year (Flagstaff).

    It's a long drive for many (12 hours for me), so it's REALLY nice to be able to stay there during the week.

    We often have...
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    I'm (only) 55. My heart horse-of-a-lifetime got...

    I'm (only) 55. My heart horse-of-a-lifetime got me to Training by 50 (my goal), and almost to a T3D (my next goal)....but he retired this year due to ringbone. :( My new goal with him is a bronze...
  7. My brother lives in Paris, KY, so I have to visit...

    My brother lives in Paris, KY, so I have to visit him every year....at the end of April.

    Tickets purchased. Bro warned once again. :)
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    I've gotta say that the Stackhouse folks came out...

    I've gotta say that the Stackhouse folks came out and measured me and then tried multiple trees on my horse, looked at me riding in my old saddle, and I got a perfect fit.

    Three years later,...
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    Comfortable Tall Boots

    .....do they exist??

    I had an old pair of Mountain Horse boots that were fairly comfy, but after 4+ years of wearing them a LOT, the zipper broke. I had purchased a new pair of MH, but dang,...
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    Leslie Law Clinic Blog

    I was lucky to be able to audit the Area V Adult Rider clinic with Leslie Law this past weekend. I had two magnificent dressage lessons with Leslie (Paddy has ringbone and can't jump anymore, so...
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    If you don't want to go with air vest, I love my...

    If you don't want to go with air vest, I love my KanTeq, and it's saved my butt several times when I've come off. Just a thought.
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    In DFW area, I LOVE Mary D'Arcy. She travels...

    In DFW area, I LOVE Mary D'Arcy. She travels quite a bit around there, but doesn't have a barn herself.
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    Welcome to the end of the world. No, wait,...

    Welcome to the end of the world. No, wait, that's where I live, in West Texas. I don't personally know anyone in Wichita Falls, but you are only a couple hours from several places in the DFW area,...
  14. Sigh. Once again, my Chronicle did NOT come...

    Sigh. Once again, my Chronicle did NOT come before I left for Rolex....nor could I even LOOK at one at the booth. Heavy sigh. Reading Jimmy's predictions before Rolex is like a religious...
  15. I've always used the name they came with until...

    I've always used the name they came with until this new one. He's Irish, and has an odd registered name (Arkansas River). So my SO is a James Joyce scholar.....and the first word of Finnegan's Wake...
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    I won a very large bet, and ended up with two...

    I won a very large bet, and ended up with two Stackhouse saddles.

    Best purchase EVER. They fit my horse. They fit me. They put me in the right place--and as an aging adult ammie, I can use...
  17. "bit of a drive".....try living west of Lubbock. ...

    "bit of a drive".....try living west of Lubbock. Sheesh.

    </whine>
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    Thanks--this helps. I was reading three theory...

    Thanks--this helps. I was reading three theory articles for a reading group last week, and I couldn't understand what was going on at first (ok, one was Judith Butler, who's pretty hard to...
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    So how long DOES recovery take? Your experience...

    So how long DOES recovery take? Your experience sounds like mine. Concussion from a fall, then then a second one later, with all of the symptoms you mention. Ugh.
  20. AND we can't get that here, either. Are horse...

    AND we can't get that here, either. Are horse outside the East just not worthy?!
  21. ARGGHH. We can't get that here.

    ARGGHH. We can't get that here.
  22. Pretty sure, yes. It smells sooooo good!!

    Pretty sure, yes. It smells sooooo good!!
  23. Best Alternative to Pennfield Fibergized?

    My new pony came with some Pennfield Fibergized feed, and dang--it smells good, everyone wants to eat it....but I can't get it in West TX.

    Is there anything out there that's similar? I swear *I*...
  24. Thread: Tucson?

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    Tucson?

    There's a very, very remote possibility I could relocate to Tucson in the fall....and aside from Kathleen Zins, who is fairly close and who I work with every chance I get, I'm pretty clueless about...
  25. What everyone else said. I live in FLAT, flat...

    What everyone else said. I live in FLAT, flat land. I do lots of walking. Interval training. Collected dressage work. And lots of lateral work. I know cavalletti work can help, too.

    My horse...
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