May is National Bike Month!
If the weather is nice where you live, start taking more bicycle rides–for health and fun–as often as possible.
Specific celebrations include:
Bike to School Day May 9, 2012
Bike to Work Week May 14-18
Bike to Work Day Friday, May 18
Safety should be your first priority when it comes to cycling. Some states have mandatory helmet laws for children, but if your kids are resistant to wearing helmets, try these fun options.
Tail-Wags sells fantastic helmet covers in over 40 designs at
Some of the stylish Sawako Furuno Cycling Helmets can be purchased from
If you don’t want to garner too many compliments, wear a plain helmet–just be sure it fits correctly and will protect your precious head.