I arrive at the farm yesterday to find this rhyme written on the whiteboard.
Smiling, I walk into the tack room to find these three jars: one filled with alfalfa cubes, another filled with animal crackers, and then one with orange slices. I grab a handful of animal crackers, whiteboard marker in hand.
I begin to rhyme…
Two brand new whips
with lashes attached.
Used to smack our horses
when Roulette and Falcon don’t react!
One is blue.
And one is black.
We will use them frequently.
That’s a fact!
And here’s the response I found on the whiteboard today. I laughed out loud, put my boots on, and saddled up my horse.
One of the little things I do each night is put warm water in the feed pans. Because that’s how we roll.
The rain has turned the farm so green.
I see the little things at the farm. And I’m at my best when I’m on the farm.
And then there’s not so little…