Archive for March, 2007

Welcome home, Dad

Friday, March 30th, 2007

I don’t usually go for the sappy stuff, but this one is something special. If it doesn’t bring a tear to your eye, you must be made of stone:

Dads are just great people. I wish more Daddys and Mommas were coming home to their families.

But will it be 720p or 1080i?

Friday, March 30th, 2007

Jordan-Hare Stadium will be getting a new high definition display next season:
When Auburn opens its football season against Kansas State on Sept. 1, Jordan-Hare Stadium will feature a high-definition video display board unlike any other in the Southeastern Conference.
The board will be installed at a cost of $2.9 million and will be the first true [...]

Steve n DeDe’s vacation photos

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007

Steve, DeDe, Kelly, and Erin came to visit us last week. They spent some time here at Pine Gulch, did some shopping in Houston, spent a day in Galveston, then went to San Antonio for a few days before coming back to Pearland on their way home. Here’s a few photos from their day on [...]

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Wednesday, March 14th, 2007

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Pine Hill 2007.03.04

Monday, March 12th, 2007

Sunday the 4th we went to a “Schooling Horse Trial” at Pine Hill Equestrian Center in Bellville, Texas. Bryn had ridden in this type of event twice before at Pine Hill, but this was her first time to ride our quarter horse Laredo. We’ve had Laredo just over one year, and he’s been in training [...]

Equine construction projects

Monday, March 12th, 2007

Some people make fine furniture. Some build houses and other works of achitecture. Others sculpt.
Me? I build stuff for horses. More specifically, stuff for horses to jump over.
I few weeks ago I posted a photo of the flower box I’d built for Genna at DRTA. Here it is in place on her cross-country course:

 
This rolltop [...]

Eclipse

Monday, March 5th, 2007

From a photographer in the UK:

What a weekend… lots to write about, when I get time.