Pay a Compliment Today!

Today is Pay a Compliment Day! I love obscure "holidays". Any reason to stir up a good time is ok in my book. And, today is just as good a reason as any to be festive. I gave a few suggestions today on The Civilized Minute about how you might pay a someone a compliment, but I would love hear from you guys. How are you … [Read more...]

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Getting Civilized with Clinton

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So, I went into the Clinton Anderson weekend show expecting to learn a bunch of stuff about working with horses. And I did! But, I got waaay more than I bargained for. His presentation style, his personality, his staff...it's making my heart beat fast just to remember it. Let's just say this. As Emma (13) and I were leaving … [Read more...]

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Cool as a Cowboy

In our little town, a big PRCA rodeo comes to town each February. Soon, we will begin to see signs start to pop up saying things like "Welcome Cowboys" and there will be an influx of trucks and horse trailers. The first year we took our children, a bull jumped up into the stands. No kidding...I thought I was going to have a … [Read more...]

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