Econo Lodge Eastland
Travel Blogs from Eastland
... hour and half, noted the freezer temp had risen from 2 to 8 and the refrigerator compartment from 33 to 40. I decided instead of turning on the propane, I would turn on the generator. So for the next several hours of driving, the generator powered the refrigerator. Bob was not happy, he has this thing about running the generator-guess he keeps thinking the exhaust will fall off again! Anyway, by the time we arrived at the campground, the freezer was down to ...
... back on my horse. It was another long road day but Pauline regularly
checked in which was lovely and provided water for the horses and
cokes for us, mmmmm! James did really well with Nick, but I am
convinced his tapaderos (stirrups that have a stiff leather boot
covering the toes) are not helping him with his riding so I suggested
we find him some normal stirrups for now. Tonight we are on a ranch
day!!! Lisa and I joined Pauline on the errands, we found Dairy Queen
(the Texas version of KFC but ice cream focused) was a great place to
catch up with emails and blogs while Pauline attacked the Laundrette
and then we went on the mission of a Walmart shop. Back at the camp
site, we sorted kit for the next day before whizzing off to the
ranchers house for a heavenly hot shower and burgers and Texas hash
to die for! Now that is how a rest day should be!
... rope over a high thick tree limb and attaching
the lead rope with it using baler twine so the horses could eat
happily all around them without getting caught up in the ropes. The
rancher and his wife came out to visit us and very kindly offered us
a shower and meal at their house in town the next day, whoop whoop!!
... attached to and make James
run to catch him, hehe! After much discussion, we decided to risk
letting them go as the field was small compared to others we had been
in. At first it seemed to be a good move, we had checked the fences
and there were two gaps but they were at the far side of the field
and the boys seemed happy munching around us. Then Lizard decided to
explore and started to ...