I posted about my little bay filly, Drifter, on August 1st. She was too much for me and I had to admit that life is different now. (I even wrote about it in more depth on my personal blogpersonal blog.) It was hard to admit and even harder to give up on my stubbornness where… Continue reading Gifts from God
Earlier this year, I thought it would be a lovely idea to get another horse. I remember so fondly my days of working with young Dreamer, that I decided I wanted a young horse. An impressionable one, if you will. Something I could really take my time with and do all the ground work over… Continue reading Horse For Sale or Trade
Many of you know our sweet dog, Anakin, went missing in June. June 4th, to be exact. I still drive around looking for him. I still check local shelters. Something in me isn't ready to give up. Our sweet Ani is deeply missed. We've had two extremely close encounters. One dog at the shelter that… Continue reading The Look-A-Like
This is Anakin. My missing friend, my farm hand, my guardian and protector. This smiling face ran to greet me every day when I got home, accompanied me on all farm tasks and chores, and rested his head in my lap every time I sat to think about life. Loss on a farm is often… Continue reading Missing Anakin
All the way to work this young man talked about his birthday. He talked about what he wanted to do, where he wanted to go, what he wanted to get. I was partially listening, partially driving, and I kept thinking... 10 years old... my, how did that even happen. How is my baby boy coming… Continue reading Where Does the Time Go?