Perfect Bike-ride Snack: Chewy Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

May 22, 2015

Banana, Coconut add a yummy new dimension to the traditional Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie. These chewy little snacks travel well and last about a week in a sealed container, if you can resist eating them all for that long. Healthy and surprisingly filling these are great for mornings you somehow ran out of time for breakfast and easy to stash along when you go for a ride. These have become a staple in our house, I hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Recipe: 1 Cup Flour1 Cup Unsweetened Shredded Coconut1 Cup Large Flake Oats1 tsp Baking Soda1 stick Butter or 1/3 cup Coconut Oil (hint: if your coconut oil was warm you'll have to chill cookies before... Continue Reading →

Lazer MIPS P'nut and Nut'z Helmets

April 28, 2015

Lazer has raised the bar for safety with the addition of MIPS technology (multidirectional impact protection system)to some of its helmets. The MIPS Brain Protection system was developed by a Swedish neuroscientist to address angled impacts or oblique impacts and rotational forces to the brain.  Put simply, by mimicking the brain's own defence system against the violence of angled impacts or oblique impacts MIPS can dramatically reduce the amount of damage your brain could endure in an impact. The addition of a low friction layer that slides has been shown to reduce impact and minimize brain injuries by transferring some of the rotational energy from angled impacts. Some studies show reductions of upwards of 30%. This exciting new technology is... Continue Reading →


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