Fashion Shoes for AFO, Orthotics and/or Leg Braces

GOTTA HAVE SOLE

Women with foot and balance issues are always scanning the ground for slippery spots or pavement cracks that could cause a fall. The last thing we need, is slippery shoes. Menswear influenced loafers with athletic rubber soles are in style. I think this pair is very cute for Spring and they actually come in an…

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Fashion Shoes for AFO, Orthotics and/or Leg Braces

VELCRO IS LIT

Do you know how hard it is to find velcro shoes for orthotics? I mean ones that are stylish and fit right? And we all want comfortable shoes too!  Trust me, it can be tough and super frustrating.  And up until now, I had given up. But then I found Plae shoes for AFOs. I…

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Fashion Shoes for AFO, Orthotics and/or Leg Braces

CUTE WIDE-WIDTH BALLERINA FLATS

It’s hard to find flat dressy shoes that don’t look like you just raided an old lady’s closet. These super cute faux suede ones have a pointy toe and an elastic jewel covered strap that holds a foot in place. The can be worn both casually and to black tie affair. http://torrid.com

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Tweaks & Trends

Cute Wide-Width ballerina flats It’s hard to find flat dressy shoes that don’t look like you just raided an old lady’s closet. These super cute faux suede ones have a pointy toe and an elastic jewel covered strap that holds a foot in place. The can be worn both casually and to black tie affair.…

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Disability Life Hacks & Tips Woman With Charcot Marie Tooth Disorder

SKINNY JEANS & LEG BRACES

To say it has not been easy finding myself is an understatement for sure
I literally put my parents through virtual hell from age 10 until my early twenties.

I’ll spare you the details for now. Let’s just say…
Delinquent Depressed teenage girl + mom fed up and near nervous breakdown = Shipped off to Boarding School far far away
Like many teenage girls, I was really insecure and wanted to be accepted so badly that I literally cried out for attention.

Everything was black & white and I remember worrying constantly…

What if No one saves me a seat at lunch?
What if I NEVER get invited to Homecoming?
What if no boy EVER really likes me?

I wanted to have the “perfect body” and “perfect boyfriend” just like Seventeen Magazine told me I could have and should have.

There were no Dove “Real Beauty” campaigns back in the 80’s.

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