In the early 1980s, those who love Hagen-Renakers got a thrill as a number of old molds were brought back by the San Marcos factory. Among them were the three Mustangs, “Don Cortez ,” “King Cortez” and “Sun Cortez.”Continue reading “Hagen-Renaker SM “Don Cortez” – black”
Come Down the Mountain – Vian Smith
Most fiction from the pony book genre starts with a boy or girl who desperately wants a horse. He or she usually acquires a horse. And proceeds to successfully tame, ride, show or race the horse.
Come Down the Mountain is a bit different than the norm in several ways. The most obvious is the dust jacket artwork. There’s nary a horse to be found, a quite unusual approach by the publishers!Continue reading “Come Down the Mountain – Vian Smith”
2nd toe, uh oh and OW!
Getting old is getting old…
Seems like there’s some new complication every week. Most recently, the second toe on my right foot has been swelling and hurting. At first I thought it was just some new ache/pain, I have quite a few, but quickly I noticed that the toe was actually swollen and slightly discolored.Continue reading “2nd toe, uh oh and OW!”