Monthly Archives: March 2013

What a fab day..

..yesterday was. I was teaching outside all day and it was actually quote warm.  I took this photo.  What song does it bring to mind…. ..and talking of good days, Friday was especially good.  We finished lessons early and then … Continue reading

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Winter won..

..last night as I got up to a snow covered yard and arena… ..but by early morning the snow had gone and there is a real feel of spring on the air. The clocks go forward on sunday as well … Continue reading

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Battle of the..

.seasons today. Ten minutes of snow storms and bitter winds that cover the arena in a qhite coating and then nkue skies brean through like this… ..and then the air warms up and the snow melts and it feels like … Continue reading

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It felt really…

..cold today but actually wasn’t because we were riding in the outdoor school.  Yesterday I got the car into the arena and dragged the gate around.  This broke up the icy snow and now the surface is rideable on.  Good … Continue reading

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First day..

..of spring today and the spring equinox.  This is what it looks like here… ..just not fair really. And not wanting to be a bringer of doom and gloom but more snow is forecast for tomorrow. Lets all hope that … Continue reading

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No pony club….

..tonight as we just cant bare to think of parents braving the snowy conditions. we also thought it might be a bit unfair. it was meant to be individual showjumping league tonight and the closer you live to us the … Continue reading

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Question: does this mean..

..Maddie has either been left outside for too long or has she just got a really thick coat.. ..the snow seems to have caught us by surprise. Looking out of the window at the moment we have several centimeters of … Continue reading

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We were having a bit..

..of a quiet day today. A lesson in the morning and a half hour lesson in the afternoon. Because of the snow they were both inside. Merlyn was his usual star like self and his rider really got the best … Continue reading

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March and…

..snow. I can’t believe it. But we also don’t let it stop us riding. So whilst Saturday had snow on the hills, Sunday we had it all over the place. At times the snow was falling so thick you could … Continue reading

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Snow on the hills…

..and falling on me in the outdoor school today. It was absolutely bitterly cold. And made worse by the fabulous weather last week. Oh well, such is Scottish weather. So today I taught for my first two lessons in the … Continue reading

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