Author Archive: thingsajillion

These Boots for Walking Chapter 2

Valentine was very cooperative as I put the boots and pads on the front feet, he didn’t really seem to be tender footed on the back feet, so I only bought them for the front feet.  They are really easy to put on, 2 big velcro strips across the front to attach them. It’s important …

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Starting our Journey Chapter 1

I had gathered all the clues I could about Valentine’s past life and now it was up to him to tell me the rest, in his own way. He had a nice shine to his coat and seemed to be in good condition, if you were just taking a quick glance, but when you looked …

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Gathering clues from the past

Determined to start Mr. Valentine’s rehab with the best possible chance of success, I made the decision to piece together fragments from his past, then I might be able to deduce how he had become the injured, pushy, dominant gelding. Lucky for us both, I come with a few personal traits that make me perfect …

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Mr. Valentine the beginning

I’ll never forget the day I first saw him, he was standing behind bars peering at me with big warm brown eyes.  I turned to my friend and asked “WHOSE horse is that?”  “His name is Valentine” she replied “and I hear, he’s for sale”. Valentine was amazingly  beautiful, there was no denying that his …

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Tea to go with your Tupelo

Now that I’ve figured out that I LOVE, love, love Tupelo Honey, (hopefully you do too) you’ll be needing a good tea to go with it! By FAR, my favorite tea comes from a company called Tea Forté. They have these adorable,  pyramid shaped, silk infusers that wrap their little arms around delightful tea varieties. …

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AWE The Taste Test

We received our last Honey shipment and finally the day arrived for the Blind Taste Test! In eager anticipation of the day, one of the test subjects arrived early, armed with our Fav. . Thomas English muffins. On the bottom of each bottle of honey, we wrote a number from 1 to 4, in no …

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Tupelo Honey Update and Price Comparison

Well. . . DARN, Friday has arrived and sadly only three of the four honey shipments have arrived. I was hoping to be able to compare the quality and price together, but alas, it’s not to be. After conducting a random internet search these are  four companies that I ordered from. They are in no …

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Hello world!

This is my first Blog! WOW, I had no idea it would be so hard to find a name that no one else on the internet is using. Do you think it’s because we are all a bunch of sheep and don’t have a single original thought of our own? NAAAAAAA, I think our muses …

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