Step 1. Create a playlist for each time period of hand walking
Step 2. Make a calendar with your schedule and give yourself a star every day you show up and walk….
Step 3. Buy a warm winter coat, a stud chain and gloves
Step 4. Realize that you are bored already and decorating your pony
Step 5. Get tired of “kite pony” and break out the drugs…Feel sad for everyone involved
Step 6. Laugh at doped up pony
Step 7. Buy toys for pony in hopes he will be happier in his stall (he loved this toy)
Step 8. See this come up on FB…. Cry a little inside but keep showing up and walking
Step 9. Buy pony new bling he can’t actually used yet due to FB memory making you sad
Step 10. Find new supplement that makes this possible without having a flying pony
Step 11. Realize you can’t listen to the same music every day for that long for two weeks at a time. Switch to Pandora.
Step 12. Learn to start enjoying yourself and take lots of selfies with your rehabbing pony
Step 13. Watch the sunset at the barn every night.
Its easier to enjoy when you are just walking!
Step 14. Remember that this isn’t forever. One day you will get to do this again!
T minus 2 days until riding
T minus 9 days until trotting