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        09-15-2007, 12:07 AM
      #11
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Xanadu
    Wow!! You put me to shame!!

    My day:

    6am - wake up, get dressed... hubby and I feed pig, dogs, and horses and clean stalls
    7am - make kids breakfasts and lunches and do assorted stuff around the house
    8am - take kids to school
    830 - go home and plan my day
    Right now it's too hot to ride or work the horses -- still in the 100s!!! That will change soon, and then I can start riding again!!!! Hubby and I usually ride in the evenings on the weekend, or if my daughter has a day off from the barn, we'll go in the morning. But right now she's been riding in the morning both days on the weekends because it's too hot after school during the week.
    So until I can ride during the day again, I keep busy with running errands, laundry, stuff around the house, and computer time - pay bills, answer emails, research and play
    I usually go out and say hi the horses several times a day. During these times, I'll pick up the baby's feet, put a "saddle pad" on her back, play with her ears, etc.
    3pm - pick up son from school
    Wait around or kill time until 4pm when daughter's bus arrives. The kids go to school in our old neighborhood several neighborhoods away, so not enough time to come home in between
    4-6pm Soon daughter will start lessons after school again. Right now... too hot!! Find out about kids' days, figure out something for dinner, make sure son gets homework done - daughter is self-sufficient in that area, hubby gets home, hear about his day
    6pm - feed pig, dogs, horses
    630 or 7 - eat dinner
    730pm - go out and clean stalls
    If it's not too hot, I'll lunge the horses before feeding time, otherwise will work them after, sometimes skip it. It's just tooooooo hottttttt!!!!!! UGH!!! If I can't do all of them, I at least do mama and baby. I don't overdo, but the baby has already gotten so much stronger. If I were really good, I would get up earlier and lunge the horses early, early in the morning! I wonder how good they would be at the lungeing before breakfast. I would imagine they would be kind of mad, having to work before they eat in the morning. What do you all think?
    SHOWER!!!!! (covered in sweat and manure dust - yuck!!)
    9pm - hubby and I might try to watch a movie
    11pm - bed time
    WEEK DAY

    Now I'll tell my side of the story......
    3:00-5:00- Between this time puppy has to go potty....
    6:45- Get up and get ready
    8:00-Leave house
    8:45-School starts (exciting right?)
    3:30-School ends (SWEEEEET!)
    4:00-Bus drops me off
    Hang out
    6:00Sometimes mom asks me to clean stalls (less than a year mom!)
    7:00 Homework (blah blah blah)
    8:00 Hang out on computer or watch tv
    10:00 Sleepy time
         
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        09-15-2007, 12:13 AM
      #12
    Foal
    WEEKEND DAY

    5:00-7:00-Depends on how hot it is I get up for my lesson.....
    7:00-9:00-Lesson
    10:00-11:00-Bathe horse hang out with our 'barn family'
    Rest of the day whateva! On the weekends we have a pretty loose schedule which gives you time to relax. :roll:
         
        09-16-2007, 11:51 PM
      #13
    Foal
    Wow im really surprised to see how many adults are on this site I must be the youngest one!!! Im 13

    My everyday life does not include horses unfortunately because I don't own any...unfortunately...but if you want a day in the life of a thirteen year old girl here it goes:

    5:30 am get up
    6:45 am go to school
    2:30 pm volleyball practice
    4:30 pm home
    Rest is homework

    I know pretty darn exciting hehe
         
        10-07-2007, 09:33 PM
      #14
    Yearling
    Quote:
    wow im really surprised to see how many adults are on this site I must be the youngest one!!! Im 13
    Your a young chicken, wanna swap ages?? Lol I think its not to question that sweetypie has a very busy life!! My life is:

    6.30am-get up, have brekky
    7.00am-let the horses in to the pasture
    7.30am drop kids off at school
    8.00am- get home, do house work
    10.30am - have lunch
    11.00am - Drive 30min to town to get some horse food and some grociers (if I have any money left after spending it on the horses)
    2.00pm- Get home
    2.30pm- Brush horses
    3.00pm-pick girls up from School
    3.30pm- They have there ridding lessons with me ha ha ha ha
    5.00pm- The girls un saddle, and I go and start on tea.
    6.30pm-Tea
    7.00pm- Homework and showers
    8.00pm- Free time
    9.30pm - Lights out bed time!

    That's a basic cover of things!
         
        10-08-2007, 04:39 AM
      #15
    Foal
    6:00 - wake up
    7:00 - leave for before school care
    8:30 - go to my classroom
    9:00 - school starts
    *recess, lunch, work, work work!*
    3:15 - go home
    Read, read, play, read
    4:30 - computer time
    5:30 - go around being annoying
    7:00 - dinner
    7:30 - computer
    9:00 - bedtime
    (I don't own a horse)
         
        02-03-2008, 01:07 PM
      #16
    Weanling
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by latte62lover
    wow im really surprised to see how many adults are on this site I must be the youngest one!!! Im 13

    My everyday life does not include horses unfortunately because I don't own any...unfortunately...but if you want a day in the life of a thirteen year old girl here it goes:

    5:30 am get up
    6:45 am go to school
    2:30 pm volleyball practice
    4:30 pm home
    Rest is homework

    I know pretty darn exciting hehe



    HEHE YAY FOR 13 YEAR OLDS!!

    Heres my 13 year old life

    6:00 am- Get up for school

    7:30- Go to school

    School till 4:00

    4:30- Go to barn

    5:00-Ride each horse for 30 mins, 1 hour if we are jumping

    6:45 or 7:00- EAT!! RELAX!!!!! YAY!!!

    7:15 Homework, studing, ect ect

    8:30- Computer, talk to friends, I like having a small scocial life too lol

    9:45 or around 10:00-Sleep


    Do it all over again
         
        02-24-2008, 04:15 PM
      #17
    Foal
    7:30 wake up get ready
    8:00 school :( :(
    3:15 school over, haul ass to the bus!!!
    4:00 bus drops me off
    4;30 feed horses turkeys cats bunny goats chickens guineas dog clean stalls (i think I missed some ma feeds in the morning )
    5:30 chill eat diner chill homework computer
    9:30 sleep




    Week ends
    9:00 wake up if mom beats me to feeding if I wake up at 8:00 I go with her
    What ever, climb trees, dance with a lama, go around with mom, annoy brothers friends, bug dad, swim in the pond if it is summer etc. etc....
    4:00 feed
    Go to sleep when I can't hold my head up to watch T.V.
         
        02-26-2008, 01:14 AM
      #18
    Foal
    Lets see....winter and summer are really different...so here's winter

    Weekdays
    6:00 am wake up, get coffee, do dishes, start laundry, get dressed
    7:00 wake up kids, get them breakfast
    8:00 Feed horsey
    8:20 kids to the bus
    8:30 out the door to work
    5:45 home from work
    6:00 feed horsey, dog, ferrets, fish,
    6:30 rake out stable yard, check water, check fence
    7:00 start dinner
    7:30 eat dinner
    8:00 kids to bed
    8:30 Check on horsey (aka, go sing horsey to sleep-she loves singing)
    9:00 warm up with hot chocolate or tea
    9:10 movies or TV with hubby
    11:00 bedtime

    Weekends:
    Saturday
    8:00 wake up, find coffee
    8:30 feed horsey
    9:00 feed kids
    10:00 chores around the house, major cleaning
    1:00 lunch
    2:00 play with horsey (mostly brushing and walking now)
    4:00 down time
    6:00 feed animals
    7:00 dinner
    8:00 kids bed
    11:00 bed for me

    Sunday
    6:00 am wake, find coffee
    7:00 feed critters
    8:00 feed people
    10:30 head for church
    2:00 home from church, EAT
    3:00 play with critters (usually ferrets and dog)
    5:00 start dinner
    6:00 feed horsey
    7:30 Kids, bed
    10:00 bed for me

    Like I said, my summer schedule is WAY different that the winter one. We don't do much work with Blue in the winter, due to the ice EVERYWHERE!
         
        03-14-2008, 08:41 PM
      #19
    Foal
    Every day is different, I don't really have a schedule.

    I'm 13 too, so ha!

    6:20- Wake up
    7:30- Run for bus!
    8:00- School starts (bleh)
    3:30- School ends
    4:00- I arrive at home.
    5-9:30- Homework, practice guitar, computer time, dinner

    Thursdays: 6:30- guitar
    Fridays: 4:30-6:30- RIDING!
    Saturdays:
    9:00- Wake up
    10:00-2ish Go to barn, help out, RIDE!
         
        03-22-2008, 07:13 AM
      #20
    Showing
    On a Scheduled work day:
    0530 am- get up, shower and get ready for work
    0620 am-drive to work
    0700-1900 at night- work on the ambulance
    2000 at night-shower, eat and relax before heading to bed,pay bills, keep in touch with family, call friends or go out for the night.

    On a day off:
    9am until 3pm- at the barn working/playing with my 3 horses

    After 3pm- go back home, shower and do whatever else I need to do before the day ends. Going to the lake is also a great option
         

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