Traipsing With A Tempo, Walk Report, MLK Day 5K Drum Run

Fit To Ride Awareness of the outside world. Monday was MLK Day of Service. I didn’t. In my defense, bad weather was predicted for that weekend. But mostly I dropped the ball. Vow to do better next year.~~~ The start. MLK Day 5K Drum Run – BirminghamBirmingham AL, USASaturday, January 15, 2022IRL Time – 52:59.0Continue reading “Traipsing With A Tempo, Walk Report, MLK Day 5K Drum Run”

For The Love Of Variables

Horsekeeping Awareness of the outside world. Free tests, COVIDtests.gov. Free masks coming to your local pharmacy, NPR: The Biden administration will give out 400 million free N95 masks. Treisman, January 19, 2022. ~~~ At our lesson, Moseley recommended putting Milton on GutX for hind gut ulcers. [Rodney & Milton’s Excellent Instruction] We were dubious. The mainContinue reading “For The Love Of Variables”

Milton Takes Center Stage

Riding Awareness of the outside world. At-home Covid tests ordered. Also virtual membership to Boskone.~~~ Another upside to Rodney’s relaxed winter work schedule is a little more leeway. Milton has shown a slight predisposition to working better when he’s alone in the ring. So, now, we are not madly trying to fit two separate ridingContinue reading “Milton Takes Center Stage”

Rodney Has A Moment

Riding Awareness of the outside world. Because nothing is simple these days. “Tonga is concerned about the risk of aid deliveries spreading Covid to the island which is free of the virus … (Tonga’s deputy head of mission in Australia, Curtis Tu’ihalangingie) urged the public to wait until a disaster relief fund was announced.” TheContinue reading “Rodney Has A Moment”

Every Ride Is A Special Occasion

Riding Awareness of the outside world. The Betty White Challenge. Celebrate her 100th Birthday by donating to a local animal shelter. ~~~ Every ride is a special occasion. I say this before every ride. Standing on the mounting block, last thing I do before putting foot in stirrup. Sometimes said quietly to myself. Sometimes saidContinue reading “Every Ride Is A Special Occasion”

If You Build It, They Will Shop, Walk Report, Home Depot

Fit To Ride Awareness of the outside world. The Home Depot Foundation.~~~ While my brilliant handyman arranged for repair supplies. I had time to do my daily mile around the Home Depot parking lot. [Pottering Around The Pasture, State Of The Fitness, December] Sunday morning, so traffic was light. As with the airport, I was awareContinue reading “If You Build It, They Will Shop, Walk Report, Home Depot”