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Re: re nursery interview apparel: now shoes

  • To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
  • Subject: Re: [CHAT] re nursery interview apparel: now shoes
  • From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
  • Date: Wed, 3 Mar 2004 13:57:30 -0500
  • References: <20040303061630.6958BBF95@xprdmailfe13.nwk.excite.com>

Thanks for the input Melody.  For the time being I'm going to try these
Cobbie Cuddlers I bought.  Inexpensive and comfortable, supportive.  I'm
weraing them now as I thought I should break them in.  They are nice, a good
snug fit, and the arch seems to match up - a problem I've had on some

I think (wink) someone's been monitoring the list.  In the mail today I
received a catalog called FootSmart.  I can't believe all the products out
there for feet!.  They include other items for knees and comfort, but it is
predominantly for feet.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Melody" <mhobertm@excite.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Wednesday, March 03, 2004 1:16 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] re nursery interview apparel: now shoes

> Kitty: About those shoes...something most nurses know a good deal about
> is being on our feet all the time...take Ceres' advice and go for a very
> good pair of running or walking shoes...and most importantly, if you
> have a local store that specializes in selling shoes to runners...GO
> THERE! Until a couple of years ago, I never realized how vitally
> important it is to know whether you walk on the inside or the outside of
> your foot, which way your tips turn in or out, and how you use your foot
> as you walk, but an experienced running shoe salesman can take a good
> look at your current shoes with their pattern of wear, assess you as you
> walk the length of their store, and get you properly fitted into a shoe
> that will be so unbelievably comfortable and supportive that you will be
> transformed!!! Makers of quality running/walking shoes actually design
> their shoes to meet very specific needs so that each shoe is not
> interchangeable with any other. Might cost you about $80-100 initially
> but you will be saving yourself a ton of trouble for not only your feet
> but your back (which in future translates to money spent on health care
> to correct problems!)
> Melody, IA (Z 5/4)
> "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."
> --Albert Einstein
>  --- On Tue 03/02,  < Cersgarden@aol.com > wrote:
> From:  [mailto: Cersgarden@aol.com]
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2004 16:01:45 EST
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] re nursery interview apparel
> In a message dated 3/2/04 10:10:47 AM, kmrsy@comcast.net
> writes:<br><br><< So I went shopping yesterday for a<br>sale on
> footwear. Also got a pair of cotton twill pants and 2 pair of
> jeans<br>(I didn't have any). >><br><br>Kitty, I think any casual slacks
> are suitable. I usually start in jeans but <br>as it warms up move to a
> lighter wt cotton/poly blend. Jeans are certainly <br>more durable. I
> think you will need the best supportive shoe you can buy. My <br>foot dr
> tells me to get a crosstrainer or running shoe because they are beefed
> <br>up the most. Also, he suggests New Balance, Avia or the other brand
> that <br>begins with 'A' and I can't think of the brand. New Balance
> does not fit my <br>narrow foot but it is the only one available in
> widths. The shoe I am wearing now <br>is an Avia 581 (I think) it is
> $59.99 at Kohls and was on sale last week at <br>the great price of
> $29.99 so I purchased two pair. <br> Congratulations and good luck. I
> know they got a bargain so hope you <br>will enjoy it and this will be a
> stepping stone to a better income. I love it <br>when our
> hobbies/interests become profitable.<br> Ceres
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