Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: British Columbia, Canada
I always, always, always wanted lessons, but my mom always said that it was just a phase. She'd send me to horse camp once a week in the summer, and stuff like that but never get me involved in lessons because it was just a "phase". So one day I picked up a local horse magazine, found an ad for a barn near my house, handed it to her and said, "Call them. I'm going to take lessons there."
So we went and visited that barn the next day and I started lessons the next week! :) I ended up riding at that barn for quite a few years, too.