My friends know me well. Very well. Too well sometimes. Here are a few things I’ve said to them over the past couple of years.
I’m NEVER buying a hard-sided camper! I love the popup!
This lovely little thing now lives in my barn
We’re not going anywhere. I love our house. The neighborhood is awesome. We love it here.
As of February 1st, we reside in this dwelling
We are NOT getting a horse.
Um ya – you guessed it. Meet Cowboy!
Yes, yes we did. We bought Princess a horse. She can no longer say we never buy her anything!
He’s a 17-year old palomino pony. His previous owners shaved him so he’d cool off faster after indoor workouts this winter. He’s so cute when he gets all of his hair – he’ll be the color of his legs! Beautiful. We’ve seen him at almost every show Princess has ridden in. He’s a highly trained jumper and very well-behaved. Princess was so comfortable and happy on him when we went to check him out for leasing options. Owners were set on selling him for personal reasons. Hubby and I chatted, did a ton of research, talked to people, and went for it! I won’t bore you with details of our arrangement, but Cowboy will live at Princess’s trainer’s house. While we have a barn, we are not ready for a horse to live here. Princess is a horse girl, we are not a horse family. Cowboy will be only about 5 miles away, which I guess means I’ll be making lots of trips to his house and back in the coming months
We are so excited to have Cowboy! Not something I thought I’d ever say, but it all felt so right and seemed to fall in place. Sometimes you just know.