Kiddos’ favorite rain outfits

July 6, 2017

Rather than waiting for the bus, we ride our Mamachari happy under the rain. Japan has a rain season and bike’s battery and drive unit are made to resist to humidity and to break with 2 kids on board. Thanks to chain guard, fenders we are protected as much as possible from projections. Kiddos favorite […]

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Kiddos’ favorite rain outfits

Rather than waiting for the bus, we ride our Mamachari happy under the rain. Japan has a rain season and bike’s battery and drive unit are made to resist to humidity and to break with 2 kids on board. Thanks to chain guard, fenders we are protected as much as possible from projections. Kiddos favorite […]

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Wrap it

Simple things change everything. Take a bike cover for instance. It keeps your seat and child seats dry on rainy days, because nobody wants to walk in the office/school/playground with a wet patch on the bottom. When Spring comes, it shields your bike from dust and pollens, and in hot Summer, it protects from sun […]

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Rain Alert!

Is a PVC rain poncho a fashion faux-pas? How to keep dry and figure out to combine bike/rain/office attire? I figured out there was only one way to go: dramatic entrance and humour.  Say “ TA-DA” and remove the poncho to unveil an impeccable dress. For Bike expo fashion Show, I tried on Cleverhood rain cape. Maybe […]

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Chin Up!

After some practice it gets easier to fit a helmet on a giggling 1 y-o. With little boy, we say “ chin up” as a code, to prevent pinching his tender skin.  Uvex has a unique system of Button-press closure with just one hand that prevents tender skin nips. Color variants “monkey- car -pony – […]

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Bike spa

Family bikes of Kaeru are equipped with chain guard. This said, all bike chains collects some dirt and need a chain clean up once in a while. It does not mean you have to get your hands dirty. Rockn’ Roll GOLD is the best product ever. It cleans and lubricates simultaneously. It is not greasy […]

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The helmet makes the hair perfect

In 15 years of bike commuting  I always asked hair dressers to cut my hair in a way I just have to wash and go. Bob, pixie cut?  The helmet makes it perfect.

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