Saturday, 24 December 2011
Friday, 23 December 2011
after frankfurt we took a turn to the east and saw andy and his family in halle and were at the mercy of this cultural maniac who had searched long and hard to present us with the most compelling sights and stories from his chosen heimat and after showing us halle and the magnificent himmelsscheibe he dragged the kids (we adults followed voluntarily) to naumburg, where we saw the absolutely splendid exhibition “der naumburger meister”.
Thursday, 22 December 2011
not sure who the fool is here, the horse because she spooked out of nowhere or me for riding her again although i should have known better. or maybe my husband who managed to take the pic? but it wasn't very funny as i was going rather fast when the *@*& horse ducked away right under me and my back is still painful three weeks after the fall and i have a broken shoulder. sob...
Saturday, 3 December 2011
Tuesday, 29 November 2011
quickly while i'm at it here's another one of rike and mo, taken just yesterday and you can see that it is still very sunny and warm for the last days of november (13 degrees celsius after all) and so we had yet another beautiful afternoon with the black fluffy. the two of them will ride another dressage competition on saturday, so there was some training involved, too.
also great to see was the strikingly unreal tree in the middle of the field at mount mascal, often occupied by a large parakete population, and yesterday in the low light truly bewitched....