Have had a great horsey day today. Originally we were due to go on a day ride with the people from a local riding school Got all set, Éowyn booked in to the holiday club for the day, trailer ready to take Gandalf and Ches up there the night before, took Seraphina to stay with Maverick.........all sorted until we discover the woman that runs the place wants €50 for me to go along on my OWN horse and bring my OWN lunch
Soddez cela pour un jeu de soldats, as they say.......
gone to all this trouble to get a day off, we go to plan B. Took the horses to
Tess's, went out from there this morning, Tess on Organza, me & G and Tanya
on Ches with Ali and Caitlin in the buggy with Coquinette and assorted
We got to Tanya's, put the horses in the paddock, had a spot of lunch. Then we
decided to go down to the river......uncharacteristically Gandalf went in the
Caitlin went swimming....at one point Coquinette disappeared completely
under the water and resurfaced festooned in weed, like something from Pirates of
Excellent fun, we left the horses to dry out a bit whilst we had tea and cake,
then saddled up and went back up to Tess's.
Loads more pics here, and a map of the route here.