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A Better Bike Trailer That’ll Make You Say, Weehoo!

If your little ones have made you put big rides on hold, break out the bike shorts because we’ve found the perfect solution.

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The Best Kid-Friendly LA Bike Paths & Parks

Whether you have a beginner or a daredevil two-wheeler, these kid-friendly bike paths are perfect for a family ride.

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We’re Doing the Care Bears Countdown for This New Monopoly Edition

The Care Bears are back with a new Monopoly edition.

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18 Unique Facts about the Wright Brothers

On Dec. 17, 1903 the Wright Brothers took off on their famous flight at Kitty Hawk, but did you know the Wright Brothers path to flight started with a toy?

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Trek Bicycles Offers Essential Bicycle Gear for Riding with Kids

Keep your family safe during your next bike ride.

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Bicycle Cards Offers Free Online Resources Including Games, Rules & Videos

Find a new card game or magic trick to delight your kids. 

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These Designers Brought Kids’ Dream Backyards to Life

What would your kid’s dream backyard look like?

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Things to Do with Kids in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh families know that there’s loads to do here from museums to parks to historical spots.

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This New Trail Will Let You Bike Across America (Yes, Really!)

Give your bike a tune-up and get ready for an incredible journey.

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Gender-Neutral Party Favors That Totally Rock

The petite party circuit is in full swing, and in order to help you out, we’ve carefully curated 20 unique party favors that all kids will love.

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How to Teach Your Kids to Safely Ride a Bike

Make biking fun and safe for kids with these easy tips.

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Why These Savings Goal Cards Are the New Gift Card

Today is National Dollar Day and this brand-new savings platform will change the way your kids view the value of a dollar.

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This Family and Their Dog Are Having an Epic Trip on a 3-Person Bike

This family is not only on the road trip of a lifetime, but raising funds for an important cause along the way.

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How a Simple Picnic Brought My Family Closer Together

Photo: Bike Bike Baby
My husband and I replaced driving with bicycling in and around our city. We anticipated it would be hard to follow through on the commitment but instead we were hooked in the first week. The bike…

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REI’s New Force of Nature Campaign Is Getting Seattle Mamas Outside

Try a new skill, find a new hobby or improve on what you already know with REI’s newest campaign designed for women of all ages, stages and skill levels.

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This Awesome Teacher Bought A Bicycle For Every Kid In Her School

Check out the amazing gift this first grade teacher gave every child in her entire school.

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Go West! Two New Places to Play in West Seattle

West Seattle is already a popular destination for families, but now it’s also home to our state’s first bike playground and Seattle Parks and Recreation’s newest play area. Read on for the deets.

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5 Easy Tips for Taking Better Photos of Your Kids

Photo: Kristin Lunny Photography
It’s officially spring and around here we’re excited to get outside and play. This is a great time to grab your camera, whether it’s a fancy DSLR, a simple point and shoot, or your smartphone, and take advantage…

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Today Is Bike Day

 

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Today Is Bike Day

Go along for the ride.

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First time riders might need a little boost. Get some tips and tricks here to get your crew in gear.

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Trick those bikes out with ease using…

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What’s In the Bag: 9 Things Portland Moms Carry at All Times

Here’s a list of must have parent tools to carry around with you everywhere.

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Pick a Card! 3 Easy Card Tricks & Games

We’ve rounded up three special (and especially simple) card tricks and fun games to get their wheels spinning.

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Bike Riding Lessons That Get Little Riders Rolling

Check out our favorite places in LA that offer bike riding lessons to kids (minus the tears or fears) and get your mini-cyclist rolling in no time!

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Inside Red Tricycle’s Pedal + PLAE Event

Childhoods are full of firsts: first words, first steps and the first day of school. This past weekend Red Tricycle along with Wheel Kids Bicycle Club and PLAE Kids Shoes helped pint-size riders achieve another milestone: riding for the first…

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The Sweetest Holiday Teas for Two

Holiday tea parties in the District are the perfect treat to keep you going and feeling sweet all season long. We give two pinkies up to these adorable tea parties.

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Stay Cool Before Heading Back to School

Hot days can equal cranky kids, so we’ve got tips for end of summer adventures that help beat the heat!

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Be There or Be Square: A Kid-friendly Guide to Decatur

Down the road (Ponce de Leon to be exact) and just east of Atlanta lies the city of Decatur. This sweet suburb is big on bikes, babies and buying local. “The Square” as the downtown shopping district is called, is…

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Peddler’s Creamery: To Everything Churn, Churn, Churn

Pedal for your thoughts?
Say that again?  Sorry, we couldn’t hear you.  We’re pedaling here.  But hang tight.  We’ll be eating ice cream soon. Calories out, calories in.  And they’re glorious ones.

Peddle to the people – Ice cream in…

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May is Bike Month: Your Guide to Gear, Trails, & Events

With National Bike Month just around the corner (May 1-31), it’s a great time to dust off your bikes, trailers, and training wheels and take part in this month-long celebration! To help you and your little ones get pedaling, we’ve…

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Tada! Red Tricycle’s CEO Reveals Her Fave Kids Gear

Ever wonder what Jacqui Boland, Red Tricycle’s founder and CEO, considers her can’t-live-without kids styles and gear? Well, now’s your chance to get to know Jacqui as she reveals her fave cool things from hard-working outdoor gear that makes it…

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Pedal On! Best Bay Area Bike Trails for Kids

Strap on the helmets and get ready to go for a ride. Bike-riding is fun, free, and a great way
to tally up exercise points while spending time outdoors surrounded by some of the Bay Area’s prettiest landscapes. Whether the…

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A New Family Bike Shop Wheels Into Town

How many times have you suggested taking the kids out for a bike ride only to have it turn into an uphill battle? By the time you’re finished wrestling to put their helmets on and getting them to sit still…

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Ride On! 5 Great Bike Paths

Los Angeles is notorious for having bumper to bumper cars on the road, but being stuck in traffic is one trend you don’t want to follow in this city. Take the family on a bike ride instead. Breathtaking bike trails…

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Go Ride a Bike: Tips, Gear and Cycling Trails

While it may be true that you never forget how to ride a bicycle, those first couple tries can be pretty awkward. Getting your little ones on bikes early is a great way to promote alternative forms of transportation, reducing…

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