Saturday, November 14, 2009

Giving Thanks

Getting into the holidays soon and a lot of people
have been talking about what they are thankful for.
Today I'm thinking of the most basic things. The
sort of things we take for granted, like shoes! I've
heard of Toms before, but I just watched the video
and was very impressed. I had no idea, but found
out by visiting their site that there is a debilitating
disease contracted in Ethiopia caused by walking
on silica rich soil. Wearing shoes totally prevents

I just watched a different video on another blog and
thought it was way cool. I thought this video below
was more important.

TOMS Shoes - YouTube - TOMS and Podo

It makes me wish Lumpkin was small again so I could get her this cute little shoes!

I even found a pair that I like!

I know a lot of you are on a tight budget like I am, but
if buying one pair of shoes can save a child's life, isn't it
worth a few extra dollars? I think that what Toms is
doing is a wonderful thing.

1 comment:

  1. I had no idea that was even an issue and so easily solved to.