Some Good News

March 1st, 2021

It’s high time I showcased some good news in this space. We can start with the ongoing vaccine rollout and …

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State of the Disunion

February 1st, 2021

Meet the “Shoe Babies,” just some of the many beloved soles in my daughter’s wardrobe.
The past year was divisive across …

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These Boots (Really) are Made for Walking

January 1st, 2021

There are bad years and then there’s the raging dumpster fire that was 2020, the new benchmark for all things bad.

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Just Do It

December 1st, 2020

In the spirit of the heroes who’ve been working around the clock to create vaccines for the Covid-19 virus, Nike’s …

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I’m Sticking with You

October 21st, 2020

The Ties that Bind.

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September 1st, 2020

Why not cut to the chase? Editors of publications covering topics from accessories to zoology will run year-in-review columns in …

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A Black Swan and a Tan Honda CR-V

August 3rd, 2020

Death is a part of life. Humans, brands, plants, stores, pets, appliances, trends, cars (more on that later), shoes, planets and solar systems all die, eventually.

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Do the Pandemic Pivot

July 2nd, 2020

For the millions of people who can’t afford to bury their heads in the beachfronts of their second homes until a cure/vaccine arrives, doing the pandemic pivot is the only way to try and survive in the new normal.

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Leading the Way

June 2nd, 2020

Great leaders come in many forms.

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The Big Time Out

April 30th, 2020

Over the past 17 years, my wife and I have had to administer just one little time out to our …

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