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Things that make me say Yay!

  1. Mr. S has the week off due to his crazy-long hours the past few weeks, and it doesn't count as vacation time, YAY!
  2. Which means he'll be around this week to help me do honey-do chores, YAY!
  3. And maybe take me to lunch, YAY!
  4. I'm going to see the BFF this weekend and go ride her newest horse, Caroline, who apparently is "full of beans," YAY!
  5. I get to help design a garden for her new ranch in FLAHrida, YAY!
  6. Trip! YAYAYAYAYAY!!
  7. It's going to be 72 degrees today, YAY!
  8. chrisleeoctaves has a post about kinks, which means easy clicking for fics that are naw-TAY, aw-yeah, I mean, YAY! (which means you need to go link up your kinkiest fics, AHEM)
  9. A whole new week with no mistakes in it, YAY!!

Here's a pic of Caroline, the rescued SPCA horsey, after gaining some weight - she was underweight from "trough competition":

This is Doc's girlfriend. Doc is 26 long in the toof - even though he has hardly any left, and a Moste Sociabel Hors. He was lonely, so Chrissy (BFF) got him a girlfriend. Awww. They snorgle and walk together in the sunset, holding hooves and whicker at one another. BEEP! Apparently, she's not a good candidate for bareback - she's a former barrel racer, so she wants to HAUL ASS, so I'm going to have to get use to saddle riding again. I expect to come back Sunday night tea-legged tow-legged bow-legged Milligan. Or I could ride the old grandpa pony... OR BOTH. I'm so happy!! I've missed ol' Doc. He took my boy on his first horse-ride when The Boy was four months old. Heee!

Speaking of horses, Sally needs a' walkin'. She's full of beans today, too. *loves and squishes everyone EVER*

[ETA]: My Not-So Secret Boyfriend Will Ferrell on the Oscars last night. I LOVE HIS FLOOF. YAY!



Feb. 26th, 2007 03:41 pm (UTC)
Jesus, that's after she's gained weight? God. She needs at least another stone; her fetlocks are too skinny and I can still see her ribs!

It all sounds very lovely, love :)
Feb. 26th, 2007 03:43 pm (UTC)
This is about... a month and change old? So she's put on a bit more weight, too. She's a small miss, so she won't gain too much more - about another 50 - 70 pounds is her max at this point.

She's in a GREAT place with an owner who will care for her, now. YAY SPCA! And Chrissy! I can't wait to meet her...
Feb. 26th, 2007 07:08 pm (UTC)
I love hearing about happy ending stories like this. My friend recently rescued a thoroughbred mare (from a herd seized by the SPCA). The SPCA thought she was about 7, but the Vet says she's older. Sweetest horse ever; I wish my quarter horse had her personality!
Kyra pictures
Feb. 26th, 2007 09:12 pm (UTC)
Oh, that's so great! (What a beauty, too!) Caroline is apparently very loving and friendly, and always wants to run, so Chrissy's working with her on trotting, as Doc's getting up in years and can't quite make the long haul rides anymore.

I've sent your pics to my friend - she's a sucker for pretty faces. :D
Feb. 27th, 2007 04:19 am (UTC)
Hearing stories about rescues like this makes me very happy. I wrote a little story about Kyra's rescue here. Your friend and mine did a wonderful thing!
*I deleted my last comment cause I screwed up the link*


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