Want to install the seat in your one child Larry v Harry Bullitt box on your own? Follow these step-by-step instructions! 1. Install four frame inserts for side panel mounting. Tip: A little denatured alcohol or other evaporating lubricant (spit) may help on the o-rings. Use a hammer to lightly tap the black inserts into the
Last week was SFUSD Spring Break, so I used the opportunity to take my children up to Portland to visit family and, of course, look at cargo bikes. That’s my idea of fun 🙂 We had a great time visiting two iconic Portland cargo bike+ shops: Splendid Cycles and Clever Cycles. Both have a
If you’ve already met Mike, our bike technician, you know that he’s quick with both a smile and a wrench. Mike has been working as a bike tech for many many years at leading San Francisco bike shops and companies, for the last year with Vie on cargo bikes and now is particularly excited to
Most people who purchase a cargo bike are excited about the promise of a much easier way to run errands that involve carrying lots of stuff and people. Easy grocery shopping, fast school commute, etc etc. And while some bikes have bags that are purpose-built for them, like the Haul a Day and various Yuba
We’ve met a various families who really struggled to get their baby to wear a helmet. To those families: you’re not alone! Chances are if your baby or toddler refuses to wear a hat, helmets won’t be much different. My first born was super anti-hat, so I remember the frustration. So what can you do
I ran into a friend the other day who was despondently heading home via bus to then get his car to pick up his daughter from a school about a mile from his home. He’d bike but they have an intensely tight bike parking situation that doesn’t allow for even the smallest of cargo bikes.
We’re approaching the end of our second year in business. We’ve learned a lot this year, and are using the quieter, holiday time to make a key change to the way we operate based on those lessons. After struggling for a while with operating over a large footprint with a tiny staff team, we’ve decided
It’s raining! It’s wonderful, though it makes the logistics of parenting more complicated. I used to hate biking in the rain. But I’ve learned to love it — to a certain point. I’ve tried driving or taking my kids to school by MUNI in the rain, and it is always far more time consuming, frustrating —
Please note that Sahn Helmets has issued a voluntary recall on its Classic helmets:
Tuesday, August 2nd 10-11 am Tuesday, August 9th, 10-11 am San Francisco Showroom Free We’re throwing open our San Francisco Showroom to families for an hour of bike-related stories and songs. Plus, plenty of toys to enjoy. Young children of all ages very much welcome!