There She Goes

January 28, 2012

in bike riding,Circus Shots,growing up

Truthfully, the circus family doesn’t spend much time on bikes.  We do a lot of fun things here, don’t get me wrong, but there are only so many hours in a day, and teaching our kids to ride bikes has not been where we’ve spent ours.

But, today the sun was shining, the weather was unseasonably warm here in MD again, and as the kids played in the backyard while Scott did yard work, our oldest daughter decided that today she wanted to ride her bike without training wheels. 

And I just had a feeling that she was going to do it.  You know, how sometimes you just know? 

They set off around 4:15pm.  At 4:20, Scott sent me this text.

“Great strategy.  Let’s not ride for 6 mths then go for it.”

I began to doubt that feeling I had earlier,  But…

at 4:39pm he texted me a picture of her riding off into the distance.


That’s right!!  She did it!!!  My girl’s on two wheels!!!



My Happy 2 Wheeler!


{ 6 comments… read them below or add one }

Rebecca V January 29, 2012 at 12:20 am

So awesome! Good job girlie!

Nana January 29, 2012 at 1:22 am

couldn’t be happier for you. You go girl.

Kirstin January 29, 2012 at 3:01 pm

What a proud moment for her….mom and dad also!!

Your Mom January 29, 2012 at 8:12 pm

Way to do it girlie!! She looks so confident 🙂

Mema Gma January 30, 2012 at 8:02 pm

WAY to Go Girl! Proud You did it. Have a GOOD summer.

Happy January 31, 2012 at 12:38 am

She does looks so confident and so pretty! Your girls capture my heart in every post. 🙂

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