Category Archives: Leaky Creek

Our farm- home to horses, cats, & our family.

Big snowstorm headed this way…

Rumors are flying about the amount… some people are saying up to FORTY INCHES (forecasts range from 6-26 inches)!!!  Nathaniel is only 34 inches tall… this could be a problem!  Punkin (cat) got high centered in the 17 inches of … Continue reading

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“Death is nothing at all” also know as ‘What is Death?’ by Canon Henry Scott-Holland

“Death is nothing at all” also know as ‘What is Death?’ by Canon Henry Scott-Holland (1847-1918) Death is nothing at all I have only slipped away into the next room I am I and you are you Whatever we were … Continue reading

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Hopkins Update

Apparently social networking can make a difference, my Face Book post on Johns Hopkins wall apparently got the attention of a few people. I just got a phone call from Nelson Haller who is a director at Hopkins.  He had … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s not about the money…

I hope to think, that in most cases in my life, it’s not about the money.  To me, money is something that is necessary to be able to do the things that I like and to live the lifestyle that … Continue reading

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Daffodils

Over the weekend, I noticed a container of bulbs in my flower bed.  With everything that happened in 2009, I severely neglected the flower beds.  Luckily, my mother kept them looking good while she was here. I immediately recognized the … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Today, we celebrate Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving- a holiday which we’re told was initially celebrated by the Pilgrims and the Indians to give thanks for bountiful harvests.  Today, Thanksgiving is typically a celebration with friends and family where we stuff ourselves full … Continue reading

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More Equine Therapy…

Nathaniel is a toddler.  I work overnights.  Let’s just say that the work week is dedicated to taking care of him, sleeping, working, and tossing critters some food. Housework doesn’t happen during the week.  Nathaniel creates housework.  I suck at … Continue reading

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Stray Grey aka Toby

Luckily, my barn is off from the road and I don’t yet have a problem with people dumping cats.  But over the years there have been a few stray cats who have made appearances.  Most moved on rather quickly.  John … Continue reading

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Busy day… chilly night…

My farrier was supposed to come today to trim the horses.  He was a no show.  I called and got a voice mailbox full message.  I hope nothing is wrong.  My horses need their feet trimmed, badly. I waited for … Continue reading

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Got me thinking…

I recently read a post on a board where a man who had had melanoma was considering if he should have a child or not, knowing that the odds of him being alive in 5 or 10 years aren’t that … Continue reading

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