Posted January 27, 2016 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
by Luke Sumpter
ON MAY 11, 2015
Earthing, otherwise known as grounding or simply barefoot walking, is an extremely accessible and simple holistic therapy that offers abundant healing properties. It lowers inflammation, decreases stress and offers a means to allow us to feel more connected to the very Earth that gifts us with the ability to exist.
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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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Posted March 23, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
Barefooting The Camino
by Susan Mann
The camino inspires in so many ways and one never knows what all will come from this ancient, magical, and treasured pilgrim path. For Sue Regan Kenney the camino has been a passion for years before its recent “renaissance” explosion that is taking place around the world. Inspired by her experience Sue has been on a continued camino adventure that has included making her own documentary in 2006 Las Peregrinas – The Women Who Walk, writing two books My Camino – A true story about the spiritual journey of a woman confronting her deepest fear, Confessions Of A Pilgrim, and now her amazing innovative design Barefoot Bottoms a remarkable new sole-less shoes that are full of Sue’s incredible spirit – Sue and her Barefoot Bottoms invention have incredible SOULS of another kind!
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Posted January 20, 2014 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
Good Day Sue,
“It takes courage to grow up and become who you are” and my dear friend Sue Regan Kenney creator of Barebottom Shoes
personifies this quote! A women who is not afraid to live her dream no matter how other people perceive her..Tonight she stands in front of The Dragon’s on CBC to pitch not only a new product, but a new (old) way of living!
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Posted June 13, 2013 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
Dare to go Bare.
Come out to this workshop and discover the healing powers of being BARFOOT. Be a part of this movement to re-connect with the earth and be healthier. Meet Sue Kenney, barefooter and Camino pilgrim/coach who recently pitched her Barebottom Shoes to Dragons’ Den will be leading the workshop.
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Posted April 20, 2013 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
~ A workshop with Sue Kenney ~
Tomorrow at Balanced Body Studio in Orillia 17 Colbourne St E Suite 204-206
Did you know that Oprah likes to go barefoot?
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Posted April 17, 2013 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | no responses
CAMINO AUTHOR INVENTS AND PITCHES BAREFOOT SHOES TO DRAGON’S DEN!
PRESS RELEASE: Camino author pitches barefoot shoes to Dragons Den Testing the Market at Toronto Yoga and Pilates Conference and Show March 22-24, 2013. For Immediate Release Orillia, Ontario (March 15, 2013) – Possibly the first-ever soleless shoes have been designed by Sue Kenney, bestselling author of the book My Camino. Barebottom Shoes TM will be profiled for the first time at the Toronto Yoga and Pilates Conference and Show. Having walked the Camino in Spain a total of 9 times, originally with hiking shoes, Sue Kenney now walks the famous ancient pilgrimage route barefoot. She says, “As soon as I go barefoot I immediately experience the freedom I felt when I was a child.” Sue, an avid bare-footer and yoga enthusiast has been walking and running barefoot for almost two years. Sue has seen improvement in balance, flexibility and strength. Sue scanned the market for a lifestyle shoe that allowed her soles to be bare but she couldn’t find anything so she invented Barebottom Shoes TM and they are unlike any other footwear on the market as they don’t’ have soles. While Sue’s intention is to introduce more people to a new kind of footwear, she claims grounding plays a vital role in a natural approach to healing. It’s a minimalist shoe that represents a simplified life. Perfect for Yoga, Pilates, Nia and great on the beach too Comfortable yet stylish. For every pair of shoes sold 2 wildflowers will be planted in the forest. Barebottom Shoes TM are Canadian and hand-made by artisans Sue Kenney, Marie Ostrowski and Jeannie Fast in suede leather. “We have made 100 shoes and feedback has been astounding. After passing the audition to present a concept idea to the producers at Dragons Den, Sue was chosen to pitch her invention to the Dragons on April 10th , 2013. We won’t know right away if she will be televised, but believes that she has a powerful business case to prove the potential market based on a people/planet/profit model. With over 10 years as an entrepreneur and a keen awareness of the market and the product, Sue is confident when she says, “This footwear will knock their shoes off.” Visit Sue Kenney at Soul to Sole booth #1102 at the Toronto Yoga and Pilates Show at the Metro Convention Centre from March 22 to 24. 30 For more information or to coordinate interviews, please contact: Marie Ostrowski at 705-792-9925 or Sue kenney 705-826-4641.
Read more on Barrie Examiner Dragons Den Pitch…
Posted April 30, 2012 | by Sue Kenney | in Barefoot | 2 responses
The Wisdom of Bare Feet
By Sue Kenney
Oh great feet of mine that I have hidden from sensory wisdom while bound in leather and rubber soles
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Posted April 27, 2012 | by Sue Kenney | in Blog | no responses
Walk on the trail at Kahshe Barrens in Muskoka in early spring with Sue and embrace the beauty of nature all around you.