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Monday, August 31, 2015

ONE WEEK!!!!

I've been keeping a bit of a secret. Ellie is going to her first rated show next week- Strides and Tides at Sonoma Horse Park.

My friends are quick to ask- "Ellie is going? What about you?"

Ellie is going to show in the Baby Greens with Ali riding. Depending on how she goes I may do the Long Stirrup Division. I included this tidbit in my schedule to my boss which read something like, "Ellie is going to her first show and I will either be working from show or office depending on ride times."

It feels like Christmas in September- I can't wait to see her in action!!! I wasn't planning to ride in the show but since we're playing with made up money anyway (which is a fancy way of saying I don't know how to pay for this from the get-go) I'm going to see how she feels and how my show boots fit (I may or may not have ordered a new coat for the occasion).

Either way I can't wait for her debut!
Ellie's general take on showing

8 comments:

  1. Aw! How exciting! Good luck Ellie!

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  2. ahhhhhh so exciting!!! i hope you guys have a blast!! (also made up money is best money lol)

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  3. Exciting and best of luck to you both!

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  4. EXCITEMENT!!!! I hope it goes well!

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  5. So Exciting. You should totally ride. No sense in going all that way and not getting on. Good luck.

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  6. Eee! Baby is growing up! Sending all the luck your way :)

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