Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Buh-bye training wheels

Whoever coined the phrase ‘as easy as riding a bike’ wasn’t watching a 5-year old learn to balance on 2 wheels.  

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Naomi made some huge progress recently.  She can pedal and stay balanced as long as someone helps start her off.  She has also mastered braking which seems to work out better than leaping off mid-ride.

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By golly, I think she’s got it:

Proof that learning is hard:

So the word around here is that those ‘baby’ wheels are NOT going back on her bike.  I have a feeling she’ll be an expert in no time. 

2 comments:

4D said...

Way to go Naomi!!!

Keep smilin!

dawn said...

yay for Naomi. Why is it so easy to break when they have the stabilizers on but so hard once they come off?
SHe is a big girl now, no turning back.