Lucy gently lipped carrots from his tiny hands, stood stock still while he brushed her, and even gave him a pony ride (with me holding on to him of course!). I was really proud of her - she knew she had precious cargo! His mom, dad, and Kenny were all close-by in case anything went wrong, but she was extra careful and very quiet. As soon as he got off, I jumped her around a bit and she was kind of a terror, but she didn't put a foot wrong while he was aboard. What a good girl.
|explaining how to steer|
|because I was holding onto the kid with one hand, I had to basically|
neck-rein to steer...and she did GREAT! I was like, hey, where did you
|the jumps were already set up in the ring and he said at one point,|
"let's do some jumps!"
um, sorry, that may have to wait til next week ;)
also, what is going on with my stirrups?!?! one is at least 2" longer than
|actually here my stirrups look ok...maybe I was just sitting way off-centre?|
|these photos don't accurately convey the 'tude I got from her, but at least|
she jumped well!