Snowing in Seattle!
It is snowing in Seattle, a rare occurrence that has happened twice in the past week. Which makes us wonder about how we might heat workers manning The Chocolate Bike™... Read more
Rewards almost fulfilled!
Hello, Good Friends.
We are almost done fulfilling rewards. If you have not received your reward yet, please let me know! I know I still owe the data viz map... Read more
The Chocolate Bike™ makes its maiden voyage.
Our cargo bike continues to evolve. It now has a very well-made aluminum cargo box with a locking lid. Because the box is aluminum, it will help to keep down... Read more
Podcasts and chocolate, chocolate and t-shirts!
Hello! It is finally sunny in Seattle. It's been a long cloudy winter and we're all emerging out of our Gore-tex and into the light, like butterflies from a cocoon.... Read more
The Chocolate Bike is here. (!!)
Hello! For those of you still waiting for your t-shirts and customized bars, they are coming! I ran out of t-shirts and had to wait for dates to open up... Read more
T-shirts and bars and t-shirts and bars!
Winter is begrudgingly letting go here in Seattle. The slightly warmer (but not drier) weather is hastening our efforts to get our cargo bike built and complete the design of... Read more
Bars + bikes!
Dear Beautiful Backers.
As I type, I am on a flight back to Seattle from Florida. I have been traveling for work the past two weeks, design recruiting up and... Read more
A coat of powder and a million other things.
Whew! We just had a big snow storm in Seattle. Big for us, anyway (although my raised-in-Colorado self just laughs). But we press onward. Will picked up the frame from... Read more
Truffles and t-shirts.
Hi, guys. We have officially started delivering your rewards. We're doing the t-shirts and truffles first, bars after Valentine's Day (we have a couple of pop-up shops coming up for... Read more
Powder coating and trailer talk.
I had a bike powder coated once. Back in Baltimore. And one thing I learned about powder coating a bike is that, unless you have a lot of money to... Read more
Bike frames and color palettes.
Now that we have much of the funding we need for our cargo bike (thanks to all of you awesome Kickstarter supporters!) we are moving forward with completing the detailed... Read more
We did it!
Thanks to all of you, our project was successful! We reached our funding goal with a day to spare. We are now in the phase of fulfilling your rewards, so... Read more
First, you guys are so awesome. Thank you for your kind support. Second, we have just under $1,000 to go with three days on the clock. Yes! It's... Read more
Over halfway there, thanks to all of you!
Hello again. We're past the half way mark – woohoo! – with only 18 days to go. Thank you, thank you!!
In the meantime, we have specs for our bike... Read more
On our way to a B Corp!
Thanks to all our backers, we are almost half way to our goal! 46% and counting. We have roughly one more month and have full intentions of reaching our goal.... Read more
Past the $2,000 mark!
Hey, guys! We are past the $2,000 mark and almost 1/3 of the way toward our funding goal. Thank you thank you thank you!
This week's update written by Will,... Read more
Twenty percent down, 80 to go!
Hey, Backers! Thanks to all of you, we have 20% of our goal backed. Kickstarter recommends 30 days as the optimal campaign length, but we extended ours to 60 so... Read more
Hey, Bellflower Backers! Thanks so much for backing us on the journey to building our mobile milk bar. We appreciate your support immensely: thanks to you, we are just shy... Read more