The good is that I’ve had four days off. Four beautiful gold and blue autumn days.
Time to ride, time to potter, time to make delicious breakfasts
Cooked grated carrot and chopped apple, mixed with oats, egg white, flax seed and mixed spice, microwaved into a cake and topped with blueberries and maple syrup. I’ve been having frozen blueberries because the fresh ones are £silly again but Sainsbury’s was offering two for the price of one – and who am I to argue?
More good things came in the shape of two parcels. One, last week, of German gluten-free deliciousness from Shannon:
Those hazelnut wafers got demolished pretty quickly and I’m sure these, sent to me by Rachel, will go the same way:
Thank you very much!
To move on to the bad, it was when I clipped Inka yesterday. She said she’d rather I didn’t clip under her chin and she made her feelings clear by lashing out with a front leg just as I tried to do it – catching me just above the knee.
You know when at first you think it doesn’t hurt then two nanoseconds later, it kicks in and hurts like buggery? Yeah. I’ve got a huge swollen bruise but it was lucky really; two inches lower down and it would have been a different story. Just to clarify, I’ve left her beard as it is. Call me old-fashioned but I’m quite fond of having kneecaps.
And the final bit of the title?
That’s the metal box we use to get on the horses – and that’s Buzz Lightyear waving from on top of it. No idea why or how.
What good or bad (or Buzz Lightyear-related) things have been happening to you lately?