Monthly Archives: May 2009

Scorchio, scorchio, scorchio..

… Hey its Ellie and Mollie doing the blog tonight. It was such a scorcher of a day, everyone had there T-shirts and sun hats on, apart from Ellie who came out with a lovely floresent pink back. We got … Continue reading

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Shine, shine, shine..

..today as the temperature rose and we worked out why we love this job sooooo much. My suntan is getting topped up daily and the horses are loving the grass growing. My lessons started at 8.30 this morning, but unlike … Continue reading

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A big day out..

.. with 14 pupils (and two teachers) from Kinross High School coming to the yard today for the whole day. What a day we had. We split everybody up into 3 groups and one group rode, while the other learnt … Continue reading

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Lessons galore..

..today as I ran back to back lessons from 9:30 until 6:30 and then got to ride my own horse. The weather was lovely and got better as the day went on. Tomorrow, we have a load of Kinross High … Continue reading

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It’s been ages since..

..I last wrote and so much has happened. Last you heard I was taking Scottie to Howe Country Centre to try him showjumping. Well it went really well. He went clear in the first round of the first class and … Continue reading

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And then the sun shone..

..and we all had a free day. Unfortunately the Hunter Trial was cancelled but the lovely weather meant we had a nice day to catch up. So I rode Scottie first thing and HE DIDN’T BUCK AT ALL. Well he … Continue reading

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A wet and dry..

..day on the yard and so we spent some time in the indoor school and sometime in the outdoor school. We did a lot of canter work today at various different levels and despite the weather everyone seemed to have … Continue reading

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Slow news day..

..so I guess I’m going to have to comment on the weather. It’s probably not really a slow news day but I was in Edinburgh all day and so off the yard. Merlyn went out for a hack with Kelsie, … Continue reading

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Congratulations..

..and jubilations to Robert and Sarah. On Monday we had a first at ODS. We regularly get people ‘phoning us wanting to arrange holiday hacks out and we love taking them out into the glorious countryside around here and showing … Continue reading

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The indoor school..

..was well used today. The rain was so bad I couldn’t bring myself to have anyone riding outside. It wasn’t until the 4pm lesson that the weather cleared and we rode outside. The day seemed to fly by despite the … Continue reading

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