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 be! It’s obviously crucial we are intentional about our […]

    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 share my my own thoughts […]

      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 and Scott continuously saw the positive impact bicycles were having on […]

        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 size 5t pant) has been riding the 20″ Alpha 3 extensively over the past 6 weeks […]

          Celebrating Bike Month with a WOOM Giveaway!






            We are so excited to partner with WOOM Bikes WOOM Bikes this week as we celebrate the last week of Bike Month. One lucky person will win a WOOM 1 BUNDLE (helmet, bike, bell AND name sticker!) We LOVE getting kids on bikes, and are sure this is going to make one lucky toddler VERY […]

            NEW Thule Chariot Cross Review is LIVE!






              I have had a ton of questions already about the new Chariot Cross from Thule. Thankfully, Thule has let us test their newest model. Our preliminary review is live….and will be updated over the next few months/years as we use it constantly! Read the Thule Chariot Cross Review here!   © 2017, Tales of a […]

              Starting a Toddler on a Balance Bike – Tips and Tricks






                I grew up proudly sporting…and then ditching my training wheels on my bike at age 7. It was a big deal…..dwarfed now by my own kids riding pedal bikes at THREE. And while it sounds and looks impressive (especially when said kids are petite riding those pedals), they certainly aren’t unique. With the introduction of […]

                12 Days of Gear Giveaways Day 4: Biking!






                  **Check here to keep up with all the giveaways for our 12 Days of Gear Giveaways Event!** Today is a big one, folks! Biking is near and dear to our hearts and we couldn’t be more excited about hooking up some kids with wheels today! Really, really excited! First of all, check out the following […]

                  Stampede Bikes Charger 12″ Balance Bike Review






                    The Stampede Charger 12″ (also available in a 16″ and 16″XL size) is one of our favorite balance bikes for young riders. It is beefy and tough, without being too heavy (our 25 pound 2.5 year old can easily handle it on her own). The geometry of the bike allows riders to have a low […]

                    Pello Revo 16″ Bike Review






                      The Pello Revo is an excellent US-built 16″ bike boasting kid-specific geometry, a lightweight frame and the most aggressive tires we’ve seen on a kid bike. Because of the fact that it comes with coaster brakes AND a rear wheel hand-brake, it’s a great bike for new riders coming right off a balance bike or […]