Is the Camino on your bucket list?

Posted June 4, 2015 | by Sue Kenney | in Barebottom Shoes | no responses

My Camino Pilgrimage Retreat

I have just returned from walking the Camino with a group covering 225 kms over 11 days of walking. I learned that many people now have the Camino on their bucket list. It is something they want to do at some point in their life. Having walked with 10 groups and several times by myself, I can only say it is a very noble thing to do and takes some degree of courage. That is why I offer group conference calls and personal coaching with my Camino retreats. I prepare people for the journey ahead. We talk about what it is to be a pilgrim, to simplify life and be more aware of what is important. If you want to walk this incredible path in Spain, but you do not want to figure everything our on your own, this is the perfect solution. We do it all for you and you do not have to carry your backpack, if you do not want to, either! Read on to find out what our package is all about!

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My Camino Group Walk – Fall 2015

Posted June 3, 2015 | by Sue Kenney | in Blog | no responses

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Are you looking for a travel experience that will contribute to your personal journey in life? The Camino is a possibilty. It is a medieval pilgrimage route in Spain that pilgrims have been walking for over 1000 years. Everyone of all denominations, backgrounds and beliefs are welcome.This is for people who want to walk and discover more about life.
We will spend the first night in the gorgeous city of Samos, where there is a monastary that dates back to the 6th Century. Then we will begin our walk a few kilometers away in Sarria. We will walk about 20 kilometers a day over 6 days. The accommodation is booked for you and you will stay in private pilgrim albergues, pensions or hotels and each one includes breakfast. There will be a couple of conference calls to share information and answer questions. Your backpack will be shipped to the next stop so you only have to carry a day pack.And you will be guided and coached by expert pilgrim and author of the best-selling book My Camino, Sue Kenney, who has led over 10 groups. Space is limited to 10 people so book early. Discount of 10% if you book by July 1st, 2015. More info here. Contact Sue Kenney at 705 8264641 or kenneysue@gmail.com for a complete package.

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Why I Love The Idea Of BareBottom Shoes, The Real Barefoot Shoe

Posted April 9, 2015 | by Sue Kenney | in Barebottom Shoes | no responses

Blogger…It’s all About Feet wrote this great article on her experience going barefoot and how Barebottoms helped her overcome her fears.

Why I Love The Idea Of BareBottom Shoes, The Real Barefoot Shoe
It has to be said that ever since I was very young, I’ve always loved the idea of being barefoot. Now I’m not just talking about slipping off my socks while in the house watching TV here, I mean really being barefoot – As in leaving the socks off, shoes at home, and getting out and about and living my daily life in bare feet.

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Twitter Testmimonial for Barebottom Shoes

Posted March 28, 2015 | by Sue Kenney | in Barebottom Shoes | no responses

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@barebottomshoes or barefoot. There is nothing else, truly!

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10 Tips for Being a Pilgrim in Life

Posted January 9, 2015 | by Sue Kenney | in Blog | 13 responses

A pilgrim is someone on a journey with a destination in mind. Whether you are on the Camino pilgrimage route in Spain or on your Camino in life at home, each of these tips are adaptable. What would you add?

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I am the Camino.

Posted November 10, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Camino | no responses

Be your own Camino.

NovCamino 2001 049ember 2001, 13 years ago today I started my Camino pilgrimage and it snowed on the first day walking over the Pyrenees Mountains. That was the easy part.

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Barefooting Workshop September 27 – Barrie

Posted September 22, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Barebottom Shoes | no responses

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Barefoot Healing Workshop

September 27, 2014. 9am-noon.

with Sue Kenney

Watch Rogers Daytime on Wednesday September 24 at 11am, 4pm and 11pm to see Sue talking about the healing benefits of barefooting in the home, the studio and outdoors. 

Join this workshop and discover the healing powers of going BAREFOOT. Not only will you improve your posture, balance and flexibility, you can help your body to heal itself. You have 7000 sensory nerve endings on the bottom of each foot and their job is to help your body adapt all the systems to the environment you are in. Through the studies done on Earthing or grounding, we have learned that we connect with negatively charged electrons in the earth. They are the most powerful antioxidants known and neutralize free radicals to contribute to a natural healing process . Wearing shoes with rubber soles has cut us off from this incredible gift the earth has to offer. It involves more than just taking off your shoes.
Learn about nature’s healing and how you can integrate this forgotten component of a holistic approach to everyday life. 

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Rogers Orillia TV show interview with Sue Kenney

Posted August 28, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Barebottom Shoes | no responses

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If you have Rogers cable there’s a fabulous show hosted by Deborah Wagner called Orillia Connection. It will be aired on August 31 at 7:30pm.

In my interview I talkabout my story walking the Camino and writing 2 books about it. We carry on with the ongoing story of Barebottom Shoes and how I got on Dragons’ Den. Deborah is an engaging host and it was a lot of fun.

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The Epoch Times writes about Sue’s Barefoot Story

Posted August 28, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses

No Shoes? No Problem

Proponents sing the praises of barefoot movement; doubters not so sure

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If you run into Sue Kenney on the street, chances are she won’t be wearing any shoes.

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Camino Documentary Screening in Toronto August 29

Posted August 28, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Blog | no responses
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Doc Days of Summer: Presenting encores of the summer’s best documentaries.

Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago follows travellers from the ages of three to 73, as they attempt a pilgrimage across an entire country on foot, carrying only a backpack, a pair of boots and an open mind. Driven by an inexplicable calling and a grand sense of adventure, each pilgrim throws their heart and soul into their physical trek to Spain’s Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, and into their personal journey to find themselves. This 500-mile trek is no small undertaking, yet more than 200,000 people attempt the arduous journey across the rugged landscape each year. Whatever their motivation, no one can predict just how their paths will unfold, or what transformations they will undergo as they reach the trail’s end. Featuring breathtaking vistas, the Camino comes to life in this inspiring look at its magnetic

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