{Rascal Rides} Kids. Bikes. Family.

Scuttlebug Review

Schylling Scuttlebug “Pre-Bike” Review

I’ve mentioned before how toddlers are better off on a balance bike than on a trike.  But what about little ones that are too tiny for a balance bike but are curious about biking? ...

Rascal Rides Holiday Gift Guide

Rascal Rides Holiday Gift Guide

If you are like me, one of your favorite childhood memories of Christmas was finding a bicycle under the tree.  This gift giving guide is full of my top picks for bikes (and bike-related...

Little Valley Instructional Trails

Little Valley Instructional Trails

One of the best places in the Salt Lake valley to take kids mountain biking is the Little Valley Instructional Trails.  Fortunately, these superbly constructed “flow” trails are just as fun for adults as...

Melon Helmet Review

Melon Helmet Review

For parents (or grandparents) looking for an ADORABLE helmet for their little one, check out Melon helmets.  Melon, a German brand, makes helmets that place equal parts emphasis on “art” and “safety.”  While safety...

Pello Romper Review

Pello Romper 14″ Kids Bike Review

My husband, son, and I were all drooling when we pulled the Pello Romper out of its box.  After the number of bikes we’ve tested this summer, it’s amazing that we could still get...

Kali Chakra Child Helmet Review

Kali Chakra Child Helmet Review

My son’s Kali Chakra helmet is about to expire and it’s going to be a sad day.  Despite having several helmets, this one has been hands-down his favorite for a long time.  The design...