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It's Time for: The Best of COTH 2011

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  • #81
    Originally posted by cloudyandcallie View Post

    I've read that she keeps her barn neater than she does her house.

    Dunno, but I read that about a lot of COTHers...


    • #82
      #3. Fat Riders Unite. Let it die.
      #7. Mike Matson. Jeeze. No personal insights, just re-postings.
      #10. Sunkisdacres - thank you for what you do!
      #12. Beverly, Bluey, JSwan, Deltawave, Coreen, Velvet, Goeslikestink all get my attention and I have to read what they write, but
      some of these I haven't seen here in a while.


      • #83
        This is the first year in awhile that I haven't actively participated. Planning a wedding, major life changes, not into horses like I was (but WANT TO BE!!!)

        So I can't really tell you what my favorite thread was. All I know is that COTH is a great place to be and I have MISSED IT HERE!

        And...I wonder about Susie mare.
        A good horseman doesn't have to tell anyone...the horse already knows.

        Might be a reason, never an excuse...


        • #84
          1. Your Favorite Thread of the Year. Swami Rabbit

          2. Thread that has impacted you the most. There were many COTH friends that lost horses this year; those threads impacted me the most.

          3. Thread that just would NOT die but you really wished it would! the PintoPiaffe thread

          7. Person who posts for no reason but to see their name in lights. They know who they are.

          8. Best username. Cowgirljenn and Aunt Esther

          10. Most inspirational poster DressageGeek. She wishes everyone the best.

          11. Poster in most need of visiting a sanitarium. Me.

          12. Poster whose threads you look most forward to reading. Aunt Esther. I wish she would come back.

          13. Poster who you want to come back as in your next life. Tidy Rabbit. She has the most wonderful horses and is such a beautiful rider.

          14. Poster who you most want to meet in person but haven't yet. I met the persons I wanted to meet at Christmas.

          15. Poster whose horse you would jump in front of a train for. Dressage Geek and Tidy Rabbit.

          16. Poster that always puts you in a good mood. bar.ka

          17. Most Valuable Friend(s) that you have gained as a result of this BB. Dressage Geek.

          20. Thing(s) you would change most about the BB. Add a LIKE button.

          21. What you like best about the BB? The opportunity to discuss horsey and nonhorsey topics.

          22. Has anyone/thing/topic changed the way you live? No.

          23. In general - how was 2011 for you? I lost my last horse this year. After thiry years of breeding, my last old mare died. It has been an adjustment but the plan has been to sell the farm and move to a less demanding residence once the horses had lived out their lives here.
          Free bar.ka and tidy rabbit.


          • #85
            Originally posted by chemteach View Post

            10. Most inspirational poster DressageGeek. She wishes everyone the best.

            13. Poster who you want to come back as in your next life. Tidy Rabbit. She has the most wonderful horses and is such a beautiful rider.

            I'd really have to agree with both of those sentiments, Chemmy

            20. Thing(s) you would change most about the BB.

            I'd like to be able to hide certain threads. Like anything about slaughter or horses killed or stuff like that. Gives me the creeps.
            Let us eat, drink, and be merry. For tomorrow we die.


            • #86
              Favorite thread? The deceased deer in the swimming pool. Phrases like "skin slippage" and "Bambi stew" had me in hysterics.


              • #87

                I love me some Katarine! Witty, honest, funny!