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  • Ode to Salomon: A Tale of Two Shoesies

    Ode to Salomon: A Tale of Two Shoesies

      Three years ago I got a new job that required me to go camping, hiking, backpacking, and more, which was great, but that also meant I needed hiking boots. My old hiking boots had served me well but were literally falling apart and weren’t going to do the job anymore. I wasn’t looking forward to finding new boots because I wear a size 11 in women’s and have narrow feet, which makes it challenging to find boots that are comfortable, fit my foot well, durable, waterproof, lightweight and not bulky.     In order to make things easier on...

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