Jake is getting June a horse and I’m a little torn about it. On the one hand, I love the confidence and dexterity that comes from horseback riding. There is something so cool about a little girl riding a horse! It’s the stuff that Western Barbie dreams are made of. On the other hand, June’s only two and a half, way too young to even “sit a horse” (bizarre horse parlance for sitting ON a horse) though it’s never too early to expose a child to good animal stewardship.
My big concern is over her riding instructor: Jake. Continue reading here.