Cattle Drive In Downtown San Antonio

We bid farewell to the Alamo and the streets of San Antonio, but not before I hugged Bingo and Tator Tot, my Longhorn buddies.  I did find Tom and you would not believe where he had been the whole time I thought I had him in the viewfinder!

Hit The Ground Running

I never did get a look at the bull riders face. I missed the final buck that landed him on his feet like a cat. That feat was within the realm of Tom’s abilities. He was a pole vaulter and State Champion basketball star in high school. He still rides, runs and does Pilates likeContinue reading “Hit The Ground Running”

Another Kodak Moment

Only this time, it was a Canon Rebel XT. So many bulls, so little time to find Tom and try to change his mind about his first bull ride. I  figured he would pick the black and white one that looked like our horse, Sarita, but this was no Missouri Fox Trotter. A cowboy saw myContinue reading “Another Kodak Moment”

Donde Estaba Mi Marido?

Luckily, I had a recent picture of him, I laughed to myself. He wasn’t really wearing a fanny pack. He would gladly carry my ten pound purse for me if asked him to, but a fanny pack is a stretch. At this point, I wasn’t worried. How far away could he get from me inContinue reading “Donde Estaba Mi Marido?”

Como Agua Para Chocolate

Aguafiestas!!! I said to Tom, which means stick in the mud. Come on and just let me get one picture of you with this guy. “Tator Tot” was Bingo’s buddy and he was taking an afternoon siesta. I had picked Bingo for my steed because he was a pretty color and I liked the name,Continue reading “Como Agua Para Chocolate”

i SALUD !

  Today was our day to trade in our boots and jeans for shorts and sandals and leave the ranch life for the day. Just one day. The plan was to walk through paved streets, take pictures with the turistas y borrachos, have dinner and margaritas and be home on the range again before weContinue reading “i SALUD !”