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        10-08-2008, 01:34 PM
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    Foal
    Back in the saddle - soon, I hope

    Hey there! I live up in Connecticut USA where the leaves are just starting to change colors.

    I'm just getting my strength back after a long illness, but I'm really not ready to ride yet because I need to replace the convalescent flab with muscle. Unfortunately, there's a lot of that flab.

    A local barn is letting me groom their lead-line ponies one night a week just to get my "barn legs" back. (I love coming home smelling of horse. )

    In the meantime, I'm working on a horse novel that I started while I was sick, as well as the horses&culture blog that you see below in my signature.

    Oh yeah -- and the very pretty kitty who serves as my avatar is our female cat Amber.
         
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        10-08-2008, 02:03 PM
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    Green Broke
    Welcome aboard rhonda!

    Have fun posting :)
         
        10-08-2008, 03:49 PM
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    Showing
    Welcome to the Horse Forum! I'm glad you're thinking about getting back in the saddle again, that's great! Have fun posting.
         
        10-08-2008, 04:54 PM
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    Weanling
    Welcome! Hope you enjoy the forum, and congrats on getting back into riding.. er horses! :)
         
        10-08-2008, 05:17 PM
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    Green Broke
    Welcome to the Horse Forum! Nice to meet you!
         
        10-08-2008, 05:23 PM
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    Foal
    Thanks!

    Thanks, kickshaw, Poptartshop, Stepher and buckaroo2010. It's great to be here. Looks like a friendly forum.
         
        10-08-2008, 08:58 PM
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    Green Broke
    Welcome! Horse smell is the best, isn't it? :)
         
        10-08-2008, 10:19 PM
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    Foal
    Welcome to the forum I'm not too far from you -- I'm in MA right on the NH border. Gotta love the changing leaves, especially out on the trails!
         
        10-08-2008, 10:30 PM
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    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by 3neighs    
    Welcome! Horse smell is the best, isn't it? :)
    they should make horse smelling air/car fresheners.

    Welcome btw, im in NY
         
        10-09-2008, 02:58 PM
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    Foal
    Thanks!

    Great to see some neigh-bors. State neighbors, actually. Thanks, amigo82 and Gingerrrrr.

    I'd ask if you guys were going to Equine Affaire - except I can't go this year.

    And, yes, 3neighs. Horse smell IS the best. Especially clean horse smell. Add in that leather smell and I'm hooked.
         

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