Monday 4 May 2015


Ginger turned eight a couple of weeks ago, which means A: I wrote this and forgot to post it, and B: I've owned her for 4 years now. Time flies!
Almost got her summer coat!

As always, for a moment I was slightly disappointed that we haven't achieved very many of my original goals with her. That feeling lasted for just a moment though, because I'm really pretty happy with where we are.  The journey has proven to be much more fun than all those big dreams I had. I don't think there are enough words for all that I've learned from owning her. Some good, some bad, but the journey has proven to be much more fun than I ever expected. The big mare is all about being your best friend and  keeping life fun and interesting, and who doesn't need a friend like that?
Her other bestie, Bridget

Happy Belated Birthday, Ginger!

(Bridget's B-day isn't until the end of July so I have lots of time to forget it as well - wouldn't want to be the bad 'mom' and forget one but not the other!. Plan on celebrating some time in the fall ;)



  1. Belated birthday wishes winging their way to Ms Ginger from Europe.
    I meant to post for my Kika owniversary last month but completely missed the boat...her birthday is the end of this month so hopefully I don't forget that as well

  2. Keep appreciating the journey with your gorgeous girl!

  3. I see some lovely dapples just screaming to pop out soon!

  4. Happy birthday beautiful mare!

  5. Happy birthday Ginger! If it makes you feel any better, I'm really good at forgetting Max's birthday. It's sometime in January.

  6. Hehe Happy Birthday Ginger!!! I like your attitude toward your plans. I sometimes get down on how slowly Chrome and I are coming along until I remember that it's all about the journey and not the end goal. :D