Philippians 1:6 "Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you WILL perform it until the day of Jesus Christ"

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Spending the rainy morning with horses!

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Paige, Peyton and Freedom, Harry in the background

Freedom is a donkey that was born 9/11/01

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James and Willy, a 27 yr old barrel racing horse

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Paige, Peyton James and Willy

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Peyton riding Willy

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Paige climbed the fence to give Harry a pat.

Harry is a 25 yr old Fresion who has been in two Rose Bowl Parades and currently pulls an old carriage on the 4th of July that was used by President Lincoln

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Paige on Harry, who hadn’t been saddled in a long time, Marilyn helping out.  Paige said she would need a “parachute” to get down!  Harry is a 17 hand horse (I guess that means he is tall!)

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Peyton climbs the fence to given Harry some attention

We were invited to visit Marilyn, a dear friend of the Snyder family who lives with her horses (I think 7 of them) on a horse farm just minutes from Grandma Joyce.  I enjoyed my third visit there, and the girls their second.  They have been asking about going back ever since!  Thanks Marilyn for the lesson on horses, horse shoeing and the care of the horses.  It was a fun and educational experience!


Fran R. said...

Sweeeeet.........Wish I could have been there. Glad you are having fun.

Steph said...

I haven't been blogging much lately - I really like your new set up.