Monthly Archives: May 2008

The grass is..

..growing and we are thinking about putting the horses back in their field. we may move the ponies in there first. Today was a quiet day until about 4.30pm. Amy had Tessa helping today. Tessa is going to Oatridge in … Continue reading

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Well it rained..

..but not enough. Katie and I are going to walk the fields today or tomorrow and just see how much lime is still on the surface and decide whetherwe can move the ponies back into their field. I didn’t get … Continue reading

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Rain tomorrow..

..so the forecast says. Let’s hope so. Although it does pain me to be hoping for rain when we live in Scotland. Looking out of the window it certainly looks like rain is on the way. We got the results … Continue reading

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Surprise..

..surprise. Sunday was mine and Katies wedding aniversary and we went away. It was great fun and we visited the riding school that Katie had learnt to ride at on the West Coast. It was still there and even had … Continue reading

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Fudge is..

..much better. We were so worried about her yesterday that we couldn’t even write about it on the blog, but by this morning she seemed back to her normal self. yesterday morning we found her stood in the field shivering … Continue reading

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Fencing..

..was great at 5am this morning until I slipped and fell into a huge bunch of nettles. I can still feel the nettles tingling down my leg. Anyway the ponies have been testing the strength of their boundaries and broke … Continue reading

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Aliens have abducted our ponies..

..and replaced them with ones that like to jump and canter. Today it still hasn’t rained and we are waiting for it. The weather report shows likly rain on Friday morning between midnight and 4am of 1mm. Not alot but … Continue reading

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Manic Monday..

..today with four lessons. Monday’s used to be a quiet day, but all of a sudden they are really busy, especialy now we have started the 5.30pm novice lesson. It has only been going for two weeks but we already … Continue reading

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It rained last night..

..but not enough. And I never thought that I would say (blog) that. The rain has started to dissolve and wash our fertilizer and lime into the soil but it still hasn’t washed in completely and so we are still … Continue reading

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We had lots of visitors..

..today. Following our plan to improve the fields we had 40 tonnes of magnesium lime delivered into the car park. The original plan was to dump it in the field but the lorry couldn’t get in through the gate. The … Continue reading

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