This was helpful to me too. Good pictures.
I'm learning a lot by just reading through other peoples threads. Lol
I just wouldn't know what to do with my other hand. XD I'd feel funny just letting it hang there...maybe I could bring along a sandwich. Hahaha! That could be potentially dangerous for me. =P
Gizmo - love the green reins. Very cute. I love green.
I would also want to tie the reins in a knot. When I ride at my friend's ranch, all of her reins are tied in knots too, so that's what I'm used to... and for some reason, I don't like the idea of them hanging loose...