February—the Longest Month
Most years, including this year, the calendar states that there are 28 days in February. If that is the case, why does it seem like such a long month?
Here in Northeast Ohio, we can typically ride on the trail regularly through November. Once December hits, it is touch and go—for months. Things get better in early March, and by the end of the month, we are trail riding on a regular basis.
I feel that Daylight Savings—this year on March 10th,…Continue
Added by Judi Daly on February 25, 2013 at 4:05pm — No Comments
We Go on Our First Trail Ride of the Year
Well, my second, but my sister’s first. She had to work on the one nice weekend day during the January thaw. From then on, the river has been too high or the river, hill or driveway was too icy. The last time we rode together was some time in December. Each weekend we hoped the conditions are right, only to be disappointed.
Well, Saturday didn’t disappoint us. The river was low with no ice, and just a couple days before, the hill thawed…Continue
Added by Judi Daly on February 18, 2013 at 3:47pm — No Comments
I took Cruiser for his evening walk on Friday night. For the first time in a few weeks, we had to walk in the indoor arena. The driveway was a sheet of ice, and though I didn’t want him to be in the dusty arena, I didn’t want him on the ice, either.
Since he got his cough, I only hand walk him for a half hour. It had been a few weeks since he quit coughing during his walks, but his breathing is still labored—but gradually improving.
We were lucky to be sharing the arena with a…Continue