New Bike and Fractured Rib

This weekend I picked up a balance bike for Ada to start playing with.

green_sport_1__83411.1405352731.1280.1280These Strider bikes seem like a good way to get a child used to biking and gaining balance skills.  It sort of takes the place of ever needing to go with a tricycle or a bike with training wheels.  Once they get good at balancing on these they can graduate directly to a regular bike.

In the process of giving Ada her first lesson and riding around the kitchen table I managed to stub my toe and fall into a doorknob.  I’m fairly sure I fractured a rib 🙁