Monthly Archives: June 2008

This is a..

..first. Usually we get all the worst weather but today the rain seemed to pass us by. Everywhere seemed to be soaked but we only had a couple of light showers. This was good as it meant we rode outside … Continue reading

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T-shirts r us..

we have just received a t-shirt from a web supplier that posts direct to your home from a web-shop that we are setting up. We bought it to see what the quality was like before we went public with it. … Continue reading

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Toytown disaster..

..and we feel so sad for Zara. Hopefully Toytown will be back up and running before too long but sadly we won’t be seeing Zara or Toytown at the Olympics this year. On a similar note we have Tollulah on … Continue reading

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Fields of..

..clover and GRASS! We have finally moved the horses back into the cradle field. So, the horses are munching rich grass and getting fat. The downside is that we can no longer ride through the Cradle field. The upside is … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Kirstin..

..We know it was last week but hope that you and your friends had a great time at the pony party today. This Sunday was the first Sunday in ages when we didn’t have competitions to get ready for and … Continue reading

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This summer weather..

..is nice but keeps us very busy. Today, on top of teaching for five hours, I schooled Henry for and hour (including galloping him through the Cradle field), rounded up four wayward sheep (that are currently living in a stable), … Continue reading

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The nice weather..

..is letting us keep on playing in the fields. The ponies are enjoying galloping up the hill (and in Fudges case cantering back down again). I am hoping to build a few small cross country jumps in the field as … Continue reading

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The grass is always greener..

..in my garden and I am hugely frustrated that whilst trying to grow grass in the fields I spent today cutting the grass in the garden and verges. Actually, I’m not that frustrated. But I did spend today cutting all … Continue reading

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Galloping fever…

..seems to have gripped the yard. With the horses in the River Field and the ponies in the Back Paddock, the Front Paddock and the Cradle Field are empty and everyone is wanting to gallop through them. Yesterday, I finished … Continue reading

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Just call me..

..fencing mad. Because today I spent most of it sorting out fencing. We had fencers in to fix the fence between the River Field and the Back Field and between the Back Field and the hedge. The fencers were also … Continue reading

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