Monthly Archives: March 2008

And the clocks have changed..

..which means that its 8pm and there is still light to ride. In fact Mollie, inspired by her success yesterday, has gone out for a hack with Ellie and Robyn. Ceri-Anne has also come down to ride. The late nights … Continue reading

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Third place goes to..

..Mollie and Holli at the Montrave Hunter Trial. After a busy morning setting the yard fair we all headed off for Montrave (near Leven) for a late afternoon cross country competition. The going was soft but the course was a … Continue reading

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Tomorrows the big day..

.. as it is the first competition in the ODS 2008 program. Mollie, me and Amy are going to Montrave tomorrow for our first cross-country competition of 2008. After our season of draghunting we are quite hopeful that our horses … Continue reading

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Does BT stand for..

..Bad Telephone line. Because once again (and the second time in a month) we have a problem with our ‘phone. This time broadband is working and so the blog will continue and you can e-mail us but the telephone rings … Continue reading

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Katie the slave girl..

..worked so hard today because Amy wasn’t in. It was a cold day and so both of us are now trying to get warm. The telephone has been busy with people reading about us on the web.and wanting to come … Continue reading

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Holidays are coming..

..(and Hello Morgan). Temperature low -1oC; Current temp 2oC; Temperature high 8oC Today the ‘phone rang non-stop with bookings for holiday lessons and hacks. Please ‘phone if you want to book from the Easter diary because we’d hate for you … Continue reading

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Winnie was wonderful..

..and Lucy was very good too. Winie made friends with a little girl called Katie who groomed her beautifully and had a lovely lesson with her big sister this morning. Lucy liked Katie’s big sister and behaved very nicely for … Continue reading

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Slow Sunday..

..with nothing much happening. Henry went out for a hack and was fine. Robyn and Amy set up a course of jumps in the arena and included the mobile cross-country jumps. Unfortunately I didn’t get to see either of them … Continue reading

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And then there were..

..two because Katie joined in with the teaching today. We both split the lessons and Katie taught the 10:15, 1:30 and 4pm lessons and I did the 9:00, 11:45, 2:45 and 5:15 lessons. This was great fun. Today we ran … Continue reading

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A very blustery day..

..struck and we intrepid oen-a-pony-day people were not about to be put off by a bit of a breeze. So we mucked out two boxes, groomed ponies, ate 3 packets of biscuits and hacked for two hours in a force … Continue reading

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