Happy New Year

We end the old year with a photo set of Morris and Aitana rolling around in the dust. The last day of the year was a warm sunny day and the four-year-olds spent the afternoon playing with old wellies and having dust baths.  Morris is looking more like a young bull every day! It was funny watching … More Happy New Year

Tuesday Rubí: review of the donkey field in 2015

Rubí writes her last Tuesday blogpost of the year: I spent the morning gazing out over the fields towards the Mediterranean, scanning the horizon to see if I could see Africa. I didn’t see Africa but  I saw a boat.  Whether or not the boat had come from Africa was unclear.  I am not sure what an African … More Tuesday Rubí: review of the donkey field in 2015

My lovely poo cart

Sometimes the long-awaited holidays fly by without accomplishing any of the intended holiday projects but at least today I managed to get one of them done. The poo cart. The main challenge every morning before I go off to work in a local school is to get all the chores done on the donkey field. … More My lovely poo cart

Happy Christmas

  I have just been for a Christmas Day walk with Aitana and Morris and will shortly go up to Finestrat for Christmas lunch with friends.  Thanks to all readers of this blog and to those of you who were also readers of the Brother Lapin blog which preceded it. It is five years ago that I … More Happy Christmas

We now have four moons

Rubí writes her Tuesday blog: Here I am standing front of the stable and there is Matilde eating all the food as usual. You can clearly see the three new moons.  We had the usual full moon a few days ago and now three new moons have appeared, not high up like the usual moon but much … More We now have four moons