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RABT Summer Cross Country Derby - July 12, 2020

At the beginning of July, Ellie and I tackled our first ever BN level XC course at a competition! We take jumping lessons with Babette at RABT Farm (Rest & Be Thankful Farm), so having Babette there that day to coach me was perfect.  We did have some bobbles on my part, like not riding to each fence and not enough leg (NEVER ENOUGH LEG) so we had one stop on course, but I was super pumped to have a chance to jump around a course at a place we are totally comfortable but it was a crazy chaotic day with 50 horse/rider pairs and a ton more activity than our Wednesday lesson days!  ready to go I paid for a second unjudged round after our division of nine riders jumped and we went clean. It was a beautiful summer day and such a fun opportunity. All COVID protocols were in place and people were super respectful of them.  Due to our stop, we ended up in 8th place with a 3rd place team finish! I paired up with two of my Epona PC teammates for the team competition and they both won their di

Photo Challange - Day Six

Thank god I am on vacation until Monday! I need some time off. :)

Here is my one word photo challenge post.......feeling lazy! Enjoy!

Silliness

Dark

Waiting

Sweet

Happiness

Bum (that was Clarence's choice)

Buffet

Wise

Friends

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  1. Aw! :) Thanks A! I was so ready for this vacation....and I even had a student who begged me to stay after school on Tuesday to help him with his essay. I was like, SERIOUSLY???? I spent 45 minutes with him. He has not done much of anything since Sept. so I guess it was a good thing that he wanted help.....but the day before Thanksgiving break????? Good gravy! LOL!

    I was SO done with anything remotely English related (including writing a blog post....) that I was like, the heck with it, I am going with one word for each photo. LOL!

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  2. It seems that I am always stuck with a student begging to stay after school when I am like, seriously? Today? of all days!?
    And you are right, it is the one that hardly does anything and then suddenly, the day I want to scram, they want to stay! :)

    HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!

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