Monday, July 21, 2014
To see my last update on Dharma, click here.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
On Saturday, Arlington Park hosted Million Preview Day and as usual the horses were the stars of the show. But this year their brilliance was nearly eclipsed by that of jockey Florent Geroux, who won three of the four stakes races of the day.
The aptly-named Million Preview Day showcases four Grade III turf races: the Arlington Handicap, the Stars and Stripes Stakes, the American Derby, and the Modesty Handicap, which is a prep race for next month's Grade I Beverly D. Stakes on Arlington Million day.
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|"What? There were carrots in here, I had to do it!"|
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
My husband took this photo the other night while I was scratching Lim's itchy spots.
The bugs have been horrific thanks to all the moisture and she isn't dealing with them too well. On Monday, we received a few more inches of rain from a double-whammy storm system that spawned a few EF-1 tornadoes in the region so unfortunately for everyone, the bugs will be hanging around for a while longer.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
|A beautiful post-storm sunset (and a soaked outdoor arena).|
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Limerick had her annual dental appointment today. After her teeth were done, I waited for her to wake up then gave her a liniment bath, which she greatly enjoyed.
A wicked storm rolled through an hour later and I sat outside the barn for a while and watched it pass by.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
The other night she demonstrated the leisurely get-the-bugs-off-me roll, and I was there to get a video. I think the fact she managed to turn herself 100 degrees without getting up is pretty impressive.