Sunday, May 29, 2011

The Ranch Finale

Or Beauty and The Beast

When we last visited Beauty at Rawhide Ranch, she was just settling in to her first day of ice cream ranch life, and being a full time cowgirl. 

There were horseback riding jaunts down the dusty trail on her horse Foxy.

But.....there were also plenty of ranch chores to learn and perform.

Like feeding the ponys........

And then taking them for a walk, just like Grandma J walks JJ.

Learning how to vault and do other tricks in preparation for the Big Rodeo

All kinds of work goes into being a Rodeo Star

Beauty practices for the Big Rodeo on a real horse.

They say practice makes perfect....


Beauty's hard work paid off with a second place ribbon!!  That's my cowgirl!!

xoxox  Grandma J


Pumpkin Delight said...

Oh, that looks like fun place to be. I loved growing up around horses. Miss it tons!

Daisy said...

Congratulations to her! :-) From the big smile on her face, it looks like she had a lot of fun there.

Anonymous said...

Way to go!!!!! Looks like so much fun!

Mark said...

She looks like a Pro!
Your Friend, m.
p.s. Check, got it! Thanks! m.

Grandma J said...

Pumpkin you should check out Rawhide Ranch. It's not just for kids! It's in Bonsall (between Oceanside and Escondido)

Life with Kaishon said...

That is like the best place ever. She looks like an absolutely amazing horseman. Horsewoman. Horseperson : )

Busy Bee Suz said...

I demand a recount..she should have got first place for sure.
Great photos!!!!

Mental P Mama said...

The stuff of wonderful memories.... said...

How fun! I would have LOVED that place when I was a little girl! I can only imagine how much fun she had!
By the way, she's a DOLL! (Like you didn't already know that.)

Noe Noe Girl...A Queen of all Trades. said...

What fun!!!