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Back to School!

Can you believe that back to school is just around the corner? Does it seem like summer gets shorter and shorter? We feel that summer is not nearly long enough but we’re here to help you get ready for the start of the new school year. Here are some of the back to school items we consider to be essentials!   Backpack: A backpack is must have for everyone from Preschool to College! Choose a sturdy backpack, and we recommend finding one with padded straps. Backpacks come in all different sizes, with a variety of pockets and zippers, and come in an infinite number of styles/designs, so finding one that fits your personality should be fun and easy! Pens and...

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Socks and Summer!

  Socks aren’t just for the winter! Socks should be worn year round! Socks can prevent feet from becoming sunburned, and will help protect against dust and pollution! There are more sweat glands per inch in our feet than anywhere else in the body. This is to help regulate body temperature. Wearing shoes without socks can lead to many issues.   Smelly Feet:The underlying reason for smelly feet is bacteria and moisture caused by sweat. Not wearing socks with shoes makes this issue worse. Wearing breathable cotton socks absorbs moisture and reduces odors. Infections: Besides making your feet pretty smelly, wearing shoes without socks increases your chances of developing athlete’s foot. Once the feet have been contaminated, the dark, warm, and moist...

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