Author Archives: Robin

Tips to Picking Hiking Boots

When your feet hurt, you hurt all over. For this reason, buying the right hiking boot is a project that requires preparation and careful consideration. Depending upon how rigorously you engage in this popular hobby, you will have different footwear needs. If you hike at least once each year, you can get away with a […]

My Favorite Dressy, Elegant Shoes: Marchez Vous!

One of my very favorite brands has come out with a bunch of new models for the spring, and they are absolutely FABULOUS. Marchez Vous, which means “to walk,” is a really fashion-forward company that makes amazing shoes. Designed by Yeardley Smith, the voice of Lisa Simpson of the TV series “The Simpsons,” this line […]

What is Gout and How to Reduce Its Effects

  (Photo copyright by uvahealth.com) If you have Gout, you understand a thing or two about severe and relentless pain. What is it and what causes it? Read on…. What is gout? Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis that occurs when there is an overabundance of uric acid in the body. Uric acid is […]

Need Slip Resistant Shoes? Try Genuine Grip!

Here at Footwear etc., we get a lot of phone calls from people who need to have slip resistant shoes for work. These folks include restaurant workers, medical professionals, and even factory workers. When you need slip resistant shoes, it can mean the difference between being able to tackle your job without having to worry […]

Footwear etc. ♥s Mom! Make her Mother’s Day with a gift from Footwear etc!

Why We ♥ Mom Gift Card Giveaway starts Monday, May 5, and runs through Sunday, May 11. We’re giving away one $100 gift card to one lucky Footwear etc. fan.  It’s easy to enter.  All you have to do is “Like” Footwear etc. on Facebook and use the comment space below to answer the following question:  “Why are you […]