Who Taught You to Ride a Bike? I was six. There was a long, flat road in front of our suburban house in Palos Heights, Illinois. We had a gravel driveway. I remember the gravel because I didn’t quite make the turn into the driveway, fell and scraped my knee on the gravel. And, that was the end of bike riding lessons for awhile, because we were getting ready to move to Iowa that summer. Gravel - Consists of small stones-rocks. Svenska: Vanligt grus. Camera: Nikon D50 Location: Gothenburg, Sweden. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Dad had been running behind me, holding on to the back of the seat, then... (Read More ...)