Burley Piccolo Review

No whining, no tears, and mom gets a workout?  Yes, please! My four-year-old son and I just got back from a 15-mile bike ride with the Burley Piccolo, the newest trailercycle from this tried-and-true bike trailer company.  He was so proud … [Read more...]

Pello Ripple Balance Bike Review

In a line-up of balance bikes the Pello Ripple Balance Bike certainly stands out as a favorite for our family. It is a very high quality bike built for helping kids be successful on their journey towards eventually riding a pedal bike. As a member of … [Read more...]

Beginner’s Guide to Family Biking

Are you interested in biking together as a family but not sure where to begin? Family biking is a great way to spend quality time with your family while getting a little exercise in as well! Biking is also a fun way to connect with the outdoors … [Read more...]

Burley Dash Review

I was given the opportunity to try out the new Burley Dash product line of children’s bike seats. There are three styles of seats the FM, X FM, and RM. Each one provides unique benefits for going on bike rides with your little one. As a member … [Read more...]

Bike Maintenance for Families

Learning the basics of bike maintenance together as a family is a great way to bond AND be safe as you ride. Knowledge is power so when you run into trouble, you know what to do to fix your bike. Or, better yet, you see issues BEFORE they become a … [Read more...]

Biking Scavenger Hunt Birthday Party

I am not one of those moms that believes in big hurrah birthday parties every year.  I love my children to the moon and back, but also know that I would quickly not be able to uphold a high precedence of fancy birthday parties.  A biking scavenger … [Read more...]

How to Teach a Kid to Pedal a Bike

One of THE most common biking-related questions we get here at TMM is how to teach a kid to pedal a bike…and why their kid is having such a hard time with it! As a team we have gathered our best tips AND best stories, because we’re all in … [Read more...]

Starting a Toddler on a Balance Bike – Tips and Tricks

Starting a toddler on a balance bike is a great way to give children independence and encourage outdoor movement. But, for parents, sometimes the task can be daunting! I grew up proudly sporting…and then ditching my training wheels on my bike … [Read more...]

REI Bikes for Kids on the Move

REI Co-op provides nearly every type of gear for the active family, including bikes for kids! Given their generous return policy, quality service, and free first tune-ups, buying your child’s next bike from them is worth serious consideration. … [Read more...]

Best Bike Helmets for Kids

Most biking families have a simple rule – no helmet, no bike. Helmets are a critical piece of gear for biking and, in my opinion, should be non-negotiable. This post will help you understand how to get kids to wear a helmet, how to fit helmets … [Read more...]

Best Bike Accessories for Kids from REI

Kids love riding bikes and we love gear so, we have picked out some of the best accessories REI has to help outfit your kids on their bikes. From the littlest on the balance bike to your big kid ripping down the mountain, this list has something for … [Read more...]

Choosing a Bike Trailer

Biking as a family is a great way to get out. For the past 11 years we have had kids in a bike trailer. They not only allow us to get out with little ones, but also with the tons of gear that often comes along with our adventures. That said, choosing … [Read more...]

Do Little Bike Seat Review

If you are looking for a child bike seat your whole family will love, check out the The Do Little kids bike seat. A revolutionary new design allows kids to ride up front through a mid-mounting system on your bike. The result is a front-to-rear weight … [Read more...]

Tout Terrain Streamliner

For families looking for the ability to get their not so strong riders out on the single track, the Tout Terrain Streamliner is a game-changer. Kids still need to ride in a trailer? Check out our review of the Tout Terrain Singletrailer here. Tout … [Read more...]

Another Way to Bike with Kids

I’m so excited to welcome Lindsay on the blog today. Mostly because I long to do bikepacking like she does with her family! This post is full of great ideas that will change your view on family … [Read more...]

Another Way to Bike with Kids

I’m so excited to welcome Lindsay on the blog today. Mostly because I long to do bikepacking like she does with her family! This post is full of great ideas that will change your view on family … [Read more...]

Yuba Flip Flop Cargo Bike for Kids

The Yuba Flip Flop cargo balance bike stands out and has been called the “coolest bike ever!” by not only our kids, but any kid (and adult) that happens to see us riding it. We keep saying it would be even more cool to ride alongside an … [Read more...]

Yuba Flip Flop Cargo Bike for Kids

The Yuba Flip Flop cargo balance bike stands out and has been called the “coolest bike ever!” by not only our kids, but any kid (and adult) that happens to see us riding it. We keep saying it would be even more cool to ride alongside an … [Read more...]

Best Mountain Bikes for Kids – Reviews

Mountain biking for kids is one of those sports that really does rely heavily on having the right gear. A bike that doesn’t allow for easy climbing and rolling over all sorts of terrain easily discourages little riders. Right now we have two … [Read more...]

Best Mountain Bikes for Kids – Reviews

Mountain biking for kids is one of those sports that really does rely heavily on having the right gear. A bike that doesn’t allow for easy climbing and rolling over all sorts of terrain easily discourages little riders. Right now we have two … [Read more...]

Let’s Support Happier and Healthier Families!

Setting our families up for life-long success starts HERE, at home. Despite all the camps and adventures and experiences we can expose our kids to away from us as they get older, their base is built from what they see US doing, daunting as that may … [Read more...]

A Bike Built for Kids

Today I welcome Rebecca of Hike Like a Woman to the blog to share her thoughts on the WOOM 3. We have been riding and loving WOOM bikes for years now and welcome another opinion of them here! You can find the rest of our reviews here. I will also … [Read more...]

Buddy Pegs, Taking the Lead *Empower Kids with Biking*

Our friends  Jannine & Scott Fitzgerald, the creators of the children’s book, B Is For Bicycles, have something important that they want to share with you and the rest of the world! After owning a bicycle shop in the Teton’s for 14 years, Jannine … [Read more...]

Introducing Prevelo Bikes

Prevelo Bikes are the newest lightweight bikes built specifically for kids on the market. They aren’t just a scaled down version of adult bikes, but instead with intentional kid-friendly geometry and components.   P (age 6 and wearing a … [Read more...]