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Sustainable Living in Honolulu: Public Transit, Biking, Renewables, Recycling, Compost, and Local Food

Sustainability is just about the biggest buzzword since synergy or gluten. It’s popping out of more and more mouths (and blogs) because more and more of us are beginning to realize that critical aspects of our daily lives – transportation, food, waste, power production, water management – have become complex systems that aren’t always designed […]

April 3rd

Companies we Love: Papillionaire Bicycles

We all know that bicycling is best way to decrease our carbon footprint, save money on transportation costs, and keep our butts in steely form. Heck, bikeability is even good for real estate value of your house! Need more– here’s 10 reasons why biking is good. Across the world, bicycle commuting is becoming the new normal, […]

May 10th

Ridekick Can be Your New Bicycling Sidekick

For gadget lovers, the bicycle has just entered the digital age. Ridekick International, a Colorado company, is aiming to help parents and cargo riders bicycle more using an electric-powered child trailer. The new Ridekick™ child trailer incorporates a brushless DC hub motor and a high density lithium battery to remove the strain of pulling kids […]

February 9th

Bike to Work and Get Paid for It

Did you know you can bike to work and get paid for it? It sounds absurd but actually, it’s true. Reimbursements for bike-to-work expenses were part of the $700 billion financial bailout package passed by the government last year. Section 211 of the “Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008” allows for a “qualified bicycle commuting […]

April 25th