Category Archives: for the feet

TOMS are the new Keds

Do you remember Keds? I know they still exist, but I remember rocking them out as a kid. I was a big fan of slip-on shoes, especially ones that also allowed me to run amok. They weren’t quite gym shoes, … Continue reading

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Gifts

I arrived home on Sunday night from a long, tiring drive to find these on my bed: proving once again I have the best roommate on Earth.  This is especially true because this gift came even after I gave her … Continue reading

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Thursday fun link: Draw to Run

Hooray for creative bloggers! This runner/blogger/illustrator loves her Vibram Five Fingers, which only makes me want them more: Drawn to Run Used without permission, but with jealousy. 

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The last socks you’ll ever want to buy.

Stroke Socks.  These are amazing socks.  Socks you actually ask for at Christmas time.  Socks that make your “business casual” more like “business awesome.”  These striped socks are durable as heck and rarely get you chastised when you are breaking … Continue reading

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Havaianas: not your average sandal.

Go Oranje? Viva España? So I was in Brazil for about six weeks one summer. It rains a lot in Brazil, especially during their winter. I volunteered at a Ronald McDonald house on the outskirts of town, which was a … Continue reading

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Barefoot Running. Kinda.

The summer after high school I met a guy who hated wearing shoes to the point that he’d acquired the nickname “Barefoot Boy.” Though his freedom was inspiring, I’ve always been a bit nervous to go barefooted through the world. … Continue reading

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