Categories Archives: Footwear etc.

Oprah and MBT Shoes

MBT Shoes have made it onto the radar of O Magazine this month!  Check out the article from the September 2008 issue.  The author talks about her own experiences trying out the MBT M. Walk Pink Shoes and the experiences of others including “a chic art gallery owner, a fellow beauty editor, and my own […]

Dansko Shoes for Work and Play

My sister, who works as an RN in labor and delivery, swears by her Dansko Professional Clogs. She claims she can stay on her feet for hours on end without pain appearing in her knees or back with these classic comfort shoes on. Recently, however, she’s been singing a new tune following her purchase of […]

Vacation Shoes: Travel Light

The San Francisco Chronicle Travel editor, John Flinn, has written a wonderful article on packing light for travel. With airlines now charging for check-on bags, the tips given by John are well worth considering. One suggestion given in the article is to pack fewer pairs of shoes, choosing styles that can serve several purposes. Here […]

Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

If you’ve never heard of Plantar Fasciitis consider yourself blessed.  If you are familiar with the foot burning symptoms caused by this painful strain, you are not in need of an explanation here. You may, however, be looking for solutions to this often debilitating syndrome. The video below appears to offer some assistance: As the […]

Mephisto Babata Shoes: May the Cork Be With You

Until now, I’ve had two uses for cork. It’s the material on the back of my bulletin board that I tack shopping lists to, and it’s the little stopper that seals my champagne. So when I hear that cork can also be comfortable on the soles of my feet, I become as bubbly as a […]