Like Riding a Bike

What I learned about learning by teaching my daughter to ride

During the spring of this year, my not quite four-year-old daughter learned to ride a bike. The process was remarkably quick and painless. It was also training-wheel free! I absolutely love the looks of joy on her face and amazement on neighbors’ faces as a tiny human rides by them with no training wheels and no help.

It took her about a week to go from first attempts at riding the bike to riding independently. Now she flies around wherever she wants, up and down hills…