Staley: "How old do I have to be to get a horse?"
Me: "You'll have to have your own house and your own barn and your own money to buy a horse."
Staley: "So I'll have to be a grown up?"
Staley: "When I'm a mom, I'll let my kids get a horse at whatever age they want."
And I'm putting that in writing so if her kids read this blog someday, they'll know exactly where Staley stands on the issue of getting your own horse.