Friday, June 23, 2017

Road Trip Day 1

Miles Traveled:  756
Hours Driven:  12.5
Ponies Ridden:  2

I managed to get out of dodge before the tropical storm really created a mess, but I believe that we have had around 10 inches of rain.  Loading my car in between down pours was tons of fun, but I managed to get everything crammed in and was off to invade Leah's place.

Sad wet pony when I left

The first hour of driving was mostly a heavy downpour and at a whopping 45 mph.  After that I only hit a few showers and it was smooth sailing.  The stretch from Memphis to Saint Louis drug on forever.  Probably because I was trying to beat rush hour traffic and I really really really wanted to see the dramatic Spanish mares.


I arrived safe and sound around 5 and we immediately went to the barn.  Cinna has the cutest face (of course I forgot to take a picture).  Teal presents were given, ponies were ridden, weiners were played with, and pictures were taken, but I don't have them yet so it will have to wait for another day.

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  1. That is not nearly enough information! Who did you ride? How did it go? What were the presents? :D Inquiring minds, ya know!

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    1. I'll follow up next week. I'm a tease sorry ;)

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  2. Yay dramatic Spanish mares!!! Can't wait to see all the pictures! Glad you were able to squeeze in the visit! Safe travels on the rest of your trip!

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  3. And she's off on the next leg of her journey! I'm so glad we were able to finagle an evening together, even though I wanted to keep you for a week! (pretty sure Cici did too). Safe drive!

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    1. Cici probably could have gotten away with sneaking into my bag 😂

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  4. Glad you made it to Leah's. Safe rest of your travels!

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