To market, to market

grocery shopping with bicycle pannier

While biking to work gets a lot of attention, it’s not the only way to incorporate bicycle travel into your everyday life. We’re big fans of the quick neighborhood trip—to the pub, the library, the coffee shop. Doing your shopping by bike takes the neighborhood outing to another level—getting your groceries home under your own power adds … Read More

The power of bike love

Predator on a Penny Farthing

Our little town struggles, as so many do, with balancing the multimodal transportation needs of its citizenry against the motor vehicle status quo, and to do it in the face of chronic budgetary doldrums. More could always be done, but we’re slowly steering the giant ship of bureaucracy in the right direction. Bright spots include … Read More

Why buy handmade?

Jessie and the Ready Bag

We don’t have to sell you on the merits of the bicycle as transportation—you’re here. You’re already in the choir. But maybe you want to hear us preach on why you should buy from us instead of off the shelf at your closest big box store. You worked hard for your dollars. Why spend a few … Read More

It’s the journey, not the destination…

BikeLove2013Small

  Thank you so much for stopping by and checking out Bike-Ready! We have been working hard to get this beast up and running, and the above thought about journeys and destinations seemed appropriate given all the delays and obstructions we’ve encountered. Bike-Ready is hammering out some bags and other goodies as you read this … Read More