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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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This Camp Dedicated to Biking Builds Skill & Confidence

This camp has been teaching kids how to ride a bike since 1995! Pedalheads offers learn-to-ride summer bike camps helping kids ages 3-12 get off training wheels and riding safely on the road or trail.

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Social Media: It’s like Riding a Bike

“Most are surprised when I allow my children, at age 10 and 11 to use social media instead of waiting for the more accepted age of 13. Before getting all judgy, hear me out.”

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11 Ways to Promote Sibling Bonding

Nurturing sibling relationships is a gift you can give your children and one that they’ll take with them their entire lives.

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How Parents Step Back & Create Harmony When They’re Feeling Overwhelmed

“Emotional drama can sweep through a family faster than the sniffles kids bring home from school.”

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How to Motivate Your Kids to Do Things without Stickers & Bribes

Knowing the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation is key.

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Dear Moms: Cherish the Good Old Days (While You’re In Them)

To all the moms out there, please read this.

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Why Yes, You Can Teach a Toddler to Ride a Bike—Here’s How

“You’re doing it! Look at you go!” I shout at our 3-year-old son as he pedals his wobbly bike—without training wheels—down the street.
“He’s only 3?” I can year you asking yourself. Yes, that’s right. It can be accomplished. Wave…

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If the Coronavirus has you scoping out the latest family cargo bikes or contemplating springing for that new two-wheeler for your kid, you’re not alone. Bike sales have soared off the charts with many families using this time together to…

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Wheel of a Time: Best Spots for Learner Cyclists

Whether you want to do it yourself or get some help from experienced bikers, there’s a place for you!

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Teaching Kids to Ride a Bike Can Be Emotional—So I Learned to Just Go with It

Photo: Chris Hatounian
The moment a kid learns to ride a bike is an amazing moment for both kids and parents. It’s one of those moments that is almost guaranteed to get shared on Facebook. But the lead up to…

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I’m Celebrating the Role Models in My Life This Father’s Day

Father’s Day is around the corner and for many, it’s a time of celebration. Celebrating the man who was there the day you were born, celebrating the man who stepped in as a father figure when you didn’t have one,…

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Today Is Bike Day

 

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Today Is Bike Day

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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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Let’s Ride! Show Us Your Crew on Wheels

Rides come in many shapes and forms: a skateboard, tricycle, car or even horse. Take a peek at these fun photos from our community and staff.

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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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Just Opened: An Awesome Afternoon on the New Silver Line Metro Extension

Pick one stop, or hop off at all five and get to exploring. From family-friendly restaurants to hiking trails, here are some of the hidden gems we discovered along the new Silver Line metro extension.

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Ditch the Pedals: A Guide to Picking the Right Balance Bike

In the blink of a parenting eye, training wheels have gone by the wayside and balance bikes are now the only way to go when it’s time for kids to learn to ride a bike. The hardest part about learning…

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Gyrobike Now Renting Their Famous Wheels for Kids

It’s a rite of passage for every kid: learning how to ride a two-wheeler. And with that also comes a plethora of emotions, including pride, fear, anger and frustration. And that’s just our emotions.
Let’s face it, balancing on two-wheels…

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The Best Stories From 2011

2011 has been an exciting and rewarding year at Red Tricycle. Our success and growth is directly correlated to you — our readers whose unwavering loyalty and support make us feel like the luckiest mamas in the world! As a…

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Explore: Mill Valley Bike Paths

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Training wheels or no, it’s time to fill up the bike rack and start enjoying those two-wheelers for all they’re worth! The Bay Area is full of bike trails, and Mill Valley beckons with a…

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Tiny Toques

Nourish the Julia Child within your child — and his or her friends– with Edible Adventures, the equivalent to training wheels for wee, wanna-be chefs. Created last year by two foodies, Sarah Rockne and Eva Dankanics (Rockne went to culinary…

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