Riding an Old School Mechanical Horse — Wordful Wednesday

kid's mechanical horse

My great nephew Jake rarely gets to the place where he’s at a loss for words. While visiting for a final summer vacation, we had a chance to spend an afternoon at Uncle Chuck’s. That meant two awesome things for Jake, awesomeness that can’t be confined to one post!

Check out our boy when he gets to ride one of those  mechanical horses that used to sit out in front of grocery & drug stores, making each of us want change from our parents! Jake even took time to do a riding commentary so we could share it with his mom! He loved that this one was SO OLD that it only cost a dime!

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About Janice Person

I'm Janice & this blog is about my passions -- photography, travel, agriculture & whatever else comes to mind. Putting all those things together is intriguing to me…. I can spend a lot of time soaking it up! It's almost always a colorful adventure!

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11 Responses to Riding an Old School Mechanical Horse — Wordful Wednesday

  1. Donna Catterick August 9, 2011 at 5:28 pm #

    I want to ride too… You have brought back fun memories!
    Donna

  2. mizhelle August 9, 2011 at 6:00 pm #

    my little girl loves to ride the horse too!

    cool shot!

  3. Goodies for a pleasant life August 9, 2011 at 11:33 pm #

    Thanks for stopping by! Happy WW 🙂

  4. kewkew August 10, 2011 at 12:39 am #

    Loved those horses. How fun

  5. Girl Talk August 10, 2011 at 9:26 am #

    Looks so fun!

  6. Good Girl Gone Green August 10, 2011 at 6:22 pm #

    How fun!

  7. aquariann August 10, 2011 at 10:37 pm #

    What fun! Cute video. ^.^

    -:¦:- WW: It’s Raining, It’s Pouring -:¦:-

  8. Tracy @ Ascending Butterfly August 11, 2011 at 4:33 am #

    OMG I haven’t seen one of those in ages! One of my younger cousins used to drive everyone crazy to get on those!

    Happy Wordless Wednesday and thanks for the memories!

    XoXo

    Tracy @ Ascending Butterfly

  9. Nannette Gilbert August 11, 2011 at 6:42 am #

    We have a new version of one of these at our local King Soopers that only costs $.01. My granddaughters love it.

    • JPlovesCOTTON August 11, 2011 at 6:53 pm #

      A penny? Really? Wow! That would be awesome!

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