You can’t stop it, your children out grow things. Luckily, when you have two or more, you get the hand me down option! This is a quick run down on how to refurbish a bike for your second child.
Our kids, Tanis and Amelia out grew their bikes pretty much at the same time. They are three years apart in age, and growing like the national debt. Amelia’s bike is not going to last long for Tanis, but our budget only allows for so much. So it will do for now. It is definitely an upgrade from the one he was riding that was way too small.
Her, being the oldest, required a trip to a few Goodwill stores until we found one for her. We scored a great bike that she can use for a long time for 20 bucks. It was in perfect condition, and a pretty light blue color that she loves.
Her old bike was a purple and pink color scheme, and while Tanis would have been completely fine with riding it that way, I wanted to help him make it his. Plus it gives us something fun to do together, and there is nothing more valuable than that.Continue Reading