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  • #21
    I sold someone else a Christmas pony!
    "Hell yes I can ride. I was riding when I fell off!"


    • #22
      My gift will be used in April... when I go to Rolex . And my mom is coming with me so it will just be the two of us for roughly 5 days!


      • #23
        I finally got my Dubarry boots!
        The rebel in the grey shirt


        • #24
          A huge stomach flu and going on 36 hours without any food! Thank you Santa



          • #25
            I got a replacement hind xc boot set - Premiere's (hopefully they last longer than my EcoGolds did!). Also enough money to cover a new xc vest for me (everytime I put mine on last season I worried whether or not it would zip up!).


            • #26
              Lellie Ward clinic in Aiken!


              • #27
                An abscess on my boy's right front!


                • #28
                  A frankenboot

                  (And new rubber reins for my dressage bridle when I can finally ride again)
                  Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                  The Grove at Five Points


                  • #29
                    I got a heated water bucket, new gloves, a new saddle pad, a set of leg quilts, and I got myself a OTTB two weeks ago.

                    Here is a picture of my new saddle pad on my OTTB



                    • #30
                      I got really lucky...in addition to new RR stirrup irons, dublin country boots, two cross-country shirts, a new pair of half chaps, and new full-seat winter riding pants...

                      Santa made me a custom-fitted tack "stand" (I say stand because it's more like a wall) in my basement with room for 4 saddles, 4 blankets, and loads of bridles as well as two custom-fitted (and removable!) saddle stands that fit in the backseat of my Dodge Ram. I'm such a lucky girl to have such a handy Santa... :-D


                      • #31
                        A beautiful warm, sunny day on which I rode my horse in peace and quiet.
                        Life doesn't have perfect footing.

                        Bloggily entertain yourself with our adventures (and disasters):
                        We Are Flying Solo


                        • #32
                          A HELMET CAM!!!! (Contour Roam HD)

                          So excited


                          • #33
                            Santa gave me body armor so I can begin eventing in 2013! I got an Aeroware Outlyne vest, level 3. Can't wait to use it! My ottb got lots of peppermints, a day off to sunbathe in the lovely weather, and new bell boots.
                            "I am still under the impression there is nothing alive quite so beautiful
                            as a thoroughbred horse."

                            -JOHN GALSWORTHY


                            • #34
                              Ariat Bromont tall boots to stay toasty warm doing fancy winter things, and a backordered pair of ROMF tan winter brecches to wear for aforementioned fancy winter things. My husband discovered my saddle pad collection a couple months ago, so no new saddle pads, but he has not yet realized how extensive my breech collection is!


                              • #35
                                Santa brought me a Show Jumps!! I couldn't believe it!!! I might have squealed..... He brought me a set of four. One flower box Jump, four wings, a gate, four standards, and even the cups. I was greatly impressed of my non-horsey Santa!


                                • #36
                                  Originally posted by wildlifer View Post
                                  A beautiful warm, sunny day on which I rode my horse in peace and quiet.
                                  And I got on all FOUR of mine! With you, Wildlifer!
                                  Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                                  Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)


                                  • #37
                                    Horsey-Santa was good to me this year!

                                    I got Dublin Pinnacle boots, CO Pro Skull Cap II, beautiful wool cooler and a nice leather halter with name plate for my coming 3 year old. Very excited!
                                    ~"Three Phases, Two hearts, One Passion!"~
                                    Peppy's Sweet Thing & Sweet Dreamin'


                                    • #38
                                      A teeter-totter for my agility dog, 2 pairs of riding gloves, a pair of Pikuer breeches and a lesson with my dressage teacher on her GP horse! I'm so nerrrviss!
                                      Proud and achy member of the Eventing Grannies clique.


                                      • #39
                                        In some ways, the County Conquest I put the deposit down on yesterday is a Christmas gift, so there's that. Otherwise, lots of warm socks, a new warm hat, and some warm gloves. Also, a sound, happy horse (knocking on wood like crazy), who I haven't seen since Saturday! Looking forward to seeing his snarky face tonight at night check. And, while it's sad (his companion passed away last weekend), I am driving to WV in the next week or two to get Neigh and bring him back to me. I am over the moon that I will get to see his fuzzy, spotty, sweet face EVERY DAY again!!!

                                        Got some fun, little, non-horsey things from siblings, but the best non-horsey gift was just lots of fun hang out time with my family.


                                        • #40
                                          A 5 acre farmette, and 4 acres of Horseguard fencing and a pretty new stall to go in the empty barn