It all started back in Hawaii. Grandma and Grandpa have horses. Zach adored them from the start but grew to LOVE them as he helped take care of them each day. And then he got lessons out there and... game over. He's a now horse kid. As for my feelings about all this, just check in here. In short, I really dislike the tempermental, stinky beasties. I don't trust them and I generally try to keep my distance.
But being a loyal mom who wants to encourage her boy's passions, I looked high and low for a way for him to continue riding back here at home. And I found this fabulous, somewhat local barn that offers homeschool horse back riding classes at what was easily half the cost of all the other lessons around.
But there's a catch, I find out. I guess the reason it's so darn affordable is the required parent participation. Yes, I am required to be by his side the whole time. No sideline parenting in this class. From the barn lessons in grooming...