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The Best Child Bike Trailers

The Best Child Bike Trailers

Bike trailers are the most popular way to bike with young kids–and for good reason.  Bicycle trailers can carry multiple children, gear, and even kid’s bikes.  Many trailers are convertible for use as jogging...

How to Fit a Bike Helmet

How to Fit a Kids Bike Helmet

I was just going thru some photos of my son biking and found myself cringing.  In many of the pictures his chin strap is too loose, or his helmet is tilted ever so slightly...

IsalabikesCnoc 14Review

Islabikes Cnoc 14 Kids Bike Review

Islabikes, the bike brand of choice for in-the-know parents, has a cult-like customer base.  And for good reason.  The company’s top-notch customer service, thoughtful design, and high-quality build make these kids bikes winners. The...

Weehoo Trailer-Cycle Review

Weehoo Trailer-Cycle Review

August 2016 Update: I get a lot of emails and questions from parents about the Weehoo.  I’ve revised this post to consolidate several separate posts on this blog and to answer additional FAQs.  Our...

ZippyRooz Kids Bike GlovesReview

ZippyRooz Kids Bike Gloves Review

I’m not sure what it is about bike gloves, but kids love them.  I hear it from parents time and time again—a simple pair of bike gloves has motivated their kids to ride.  My...

Biking Sun Valley with Kids

Biking Sun Valley with Kids

Sun Valley, ID was the very first place we ever took our son mountain biking.  He was a few weeks shy of his first birthday, and we couldn’t wait any longer to share our...

BicycleBungee Review

BicycleBungee Review

If you’ve ever gone for a bike ride with a young child on their own bike, you’ve experience the HELL known as hills.  Specifically, UPhills.  Some days my 3 year old will surprise us...