LOWA Innox GTX Lo Boots ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (October 14th, 2015)

Even though I live in one of the most hiking-friendly areas of the country, I haven’t been that into hiking until recently. For the longest time I had one old pair of hiking boots that I wore for all sorts of weather and trails. Now, when I open my shoe closet, I have lots of […]

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Ahnu Serena Sandal ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (July 29th, 2015)

Summer has been glorious in Seattle and, as a result, there have been lots of opportunities for me to wear my Ahnu Serena sandals. Adorable, right? But not only are these great to have in Seattle’s warm weather, they are lightweight and small enough to pack away for any warm weather destination. With travel to […]

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Olukai Momi Shoes ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (July 15th, 2015)

I love Hawaii. And I love a lot of things that connect me with the islands. Including Olukai. Enter…the Olukai Momi shoes. Any shoe that I can easily slip on and off gets major points from me. I think if I had it my way (maybe when I move to Hawaii – ha ha!), I […]

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KEEN City of Palm Sandals ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (May 20th, 2015)

I’m a walker. Anytime I land in a city, the first thing I do is walk and walk and walk. Next to running, it’s the best way to experience the smells and soak up the culture and vibe of a new destination. When I was in New Orleans last week, I spent a lot of […]

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This Month Win a Pair of Mauria Boots from LOWA

by Beth Whitman (September 2nd, 2014)

We have a winner for the September giveaway and will announce her name as soon as she confirms her address with us. She’s a new subscriber to the Wanderlust and Lipstick Newsletter and won simply by subscribing. Watch out for announcements of future contests here. ***** There are a lot of things I’m having to […]

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Trulie Sandals from Taos ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (May 14th, 2014)

I’ve come to appreciate shoes that I can pull out of the box, slip on and walk for miles without having any issues. The uppers and soles of the Trulie sandals from Taos are so soft that I can do just that. I’ve worn these out on the town in Seattle and throughout the city […]

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Chaco ReversiFlip Flip Flops ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (April 30th, 2014)

I went ga-ga over the Chaco ReversiFlip Flip Flops when I first saw them at the Outdoor Retailer Show last year. Not only do I love a pair of shoes that I can just slip on to run out the door, but I love the fact that I can turn one pair of shoes into […]

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ECCO BIOM Lite Mary Jane Shoes ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (September 5th, 2012)

I walk a lot. Jon and I are known in our ‘hood as that-couple-that’s-always-walking. And when I’m traveling, long walks are a way for me to not only see as much as possible but to get some exercise. I loved walking barefoot when I was a kid and I actually miss having tougher feet so […]

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Newport H2 Keen Sandals ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (March 14th, 2012)

I love a trip when I only have to bring one pair of shoes. I’ve traveled for weeks in Thailand and Bhutan with one pair of sandals – shoes that I can wear in warm weather yet be able to slip on a pair of socks when days or nights are cooler. That’s exactly what […]

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Dansko Vegan Pro Geo Flannel Clogs – WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (February 15th, 2012)

No way can I call myself a full-on vegan, but I definitely lean that way in terms of my eating habits. I do know that there are hard-core vegans out there (I’m not sure, but I think the majority of them live in Portlandia) who won’t wear a clothing product that is derived from an […]

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