A lot of sad stuff on here recently. So back to a positive topic. Time for a new bike for commuting to work on. The current bike is completely flogged. So not really worth replacing every single…Continue
"Not everyone is fortunate enough to be able to afford to live where they want to.
Also, there is a difference between riding safely as an adult, riding safely as a child, and trying to learn to ride."
"You have to drive to a safe place to ride bicycles - time to move.
Food and bicycles in equal measure for me and mine. Although my wife does not ride, kids are mad about bikes.
The only requirement when we got a house was rideability - there…"
"Bikes are food for my soul.
Food is, erm, food for my body.
The bearings in the rear hub on my fixie sort of disintegrated today. This is not a new phenomenon for me. The rive train on the fixie also needs replacing. The rear hub is, apart…"
Apparently we're not posting enough, so here is a small tale of family happenings on the weekend:We're teaching one of our children how to ride a bike. This involves loading all the kids bikes into the back of the wagon, driving to a flat parkland, and then running back and forth like a headless chook for about 45 minutes with one child while…See More
"Kind of agree, but I think the driver here is that society no longer cares, or caters for children. For almost the entirety of recorded history, "house holds" with children have heavily outweighed all other "house holds"…"