April 2018 - Record Blizzard, Horses And What I've Learned


Yesterday I was doing chores as normal in the morning when I found myself becoming overly emotional and even teary eyed.  We had just experienced a full force record setting blizzard named "Evelyn" here in Wisconsin in April! We were thinking winter was long behind us.  Many people at our barn had been preparing for horse shows that are coming soon and we all could taste warmer weather in the air.  Then out of nowhere we were surprised by a record setting snowstorm for this state.  I have never experienced anything like this before and even a couple days later I still find myself looking at what happened in disbelief and exhausted at times both mentally and physically.  I am absolutely sure anyone that is taking care of animals understands what I m