I always work on Labor Day, so Jake has made it a tradition to coordinate an outing with our friends and neighbors for all the kids. This year they went to the Dutch Creek Farm Animal Park in Shipshewana, Indiana. Madeline finally participated in a pony ride.
A few years ago, we all visited an apple orchard and pony rides were offered. Becca took a ride, and then the skies opened up on us and poured so we all rushed to the car. Madeline has been talking about this missed opportunity ever since. I’m glad she’s fulfilled this lifelong dream at this point. Here is M: