When the situation changes, queue the back-up plan…

When the situation changes, queue the back-up plan…

Morning everyone! It seems like only yesterday we were walking the acreage as we mapped out the locations for future horse facilities on the farm. As our horses are only stalled in inclement weather, planning out the location and size of our pastures was our first priority. I am delighted to report that we have [...]

Where perfection has to settle for practical: Ready, Set, …no??

Where perfection has to settle for practical: Ready, Set, …no??

Evening all,        Apologies for the absence in posting but as we all know, life just keeps on happening. Darnedest thing, that. So...the short of it is that we've done quite a great many projects over the past months and I am at least three months behind in writing this. Moving on! ...or [...]

When southern weather puts a damper in your plans: I smell revisions!

When southern weather puts a damper in your plans: I smell revisions!

Afternoon everyone! For those that aren't aware, here at our farm we have somewhat of a menagerie of horses. When it comes to horses, I look for a sound mind, good legs, dependable track record, and seasoned under saddle. Unusual coloration (grullo, buckskin, palomino, oh my!) and coveted bloodlines (I've always been a sucker for [...]

From Jungle to Field: The beginnings of a second pasture.

From Jungle to Field: The beginnings of a second pasture.

Would you just look at that. When I tell you it's a sight for sore eyes... Darlin', I ain't kiddin'! With only an electric push mower at my disposal, it was simply inconceivable to attempt tackling this 3.5 acre parcel of grass/thistle/weeds that was nearing 4' in height. Had the mulching kit on my mower [...]