Monthly Archives: February 2014

Dawn breaking when…

..we get up at 6.30 to feed the horses.  It even makes everything feel warmer and its that type of light that seems to make the sky glow.  The horses and ponies however also get woken up by it and … Continue reading

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Its non stop on the yard..

..with Sundays now busy teaching days too.  We have a Sunday morning beginners lesson which is great fun.  Katie, Mollie and I are taking it in turns to teach the lesson and then giving each other feedback so both riders … Continue reading

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Saturday is here again..

..and we are full on with lessons. The big news is Peppermint back and healthy. We had half term camp last week as well which was great fun and finished with a gymkhana on friday.  Lots of rosettes were won … Continue reading

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Peppermint is..

..home.  Hurrah.  hamish and I got up this morning and drive off to the Dick Vet at Edinburgh to pick gim up and he actually looked pleased to see us.  I’m not sure why because clearly the grooms student vets … Continue reading

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The winter pol-ympics have..

..arrived at Over Dalkeith Stables.  This week we have been running a 3 day polocrosse camp and everyone has been training hard for the chukkas we were going to play on the last day.  And then last night it snowed.  … Continue reading

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Welcome the weekend…

..back because this week has flown by.  The new surface in the indoor school has inspired us to 1) use it more and 2) get arena mirrors for it so riders can check out their position. We will need to … Continue reading

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