Hi, I work outside in the field. I wear boots because it's what I think of as work wear, but they aren't very comfortable after long hours and when I go hiking I wear sneakers, which got me to…Continue
"Actually these days combat boots are getting pretty decent; Vibram has made some gear that, although I was originally issued for work, I now where out and about. Probably not the most fashionable choice, but they are multifunctional. "
"It really depends on what kind of boots you like to wear. Remember that leather boots rarely feel fantastic right out of the box, they usually have to be worked in over the course of a week or two of hard wearing. Then they form around…"
"If you have actual work to do, and need to protect your feet while still maintaining some modicum of comfort, Red Wing is the go-to boot. Lightweight day hikers may be more comfortable most of the time, but when something heavy lands on your foot,…"
"Excuse the cut and paste, but it gave a good bit of info for the boot. I wore these for many a mile, and they kept my feet protected and dry. Incredibly light weight considering the construction.
American-made Danner Elite Series Fort Lewis Boots. A…"
"Why? What is it that you do that would preclude the wearing of a well built steel toed boot that was actually attractive when new?
Is ugly a requirement?
I judge boots on their quality of construction, fit, and utility. The…"
Make certain your toes have enough room. Wolverine's 8" lace on fits me perfectly. Steel toe or not, your toes shouldn't be squished into the end.
If you have a wide toe, Justin even has a square toed…"
"You can get comfortable boots with toe caps just make sure that they are wide enough and water thick socks. You are better off getting them from a shop and trying them on rather than buying online. Also like any shoe they will get more comfortable…"
"I have worn boots daily for most of my adult life, most often the work style boot you are discussing here, my preference is Justin Boots but I like Redwing and Ariat boots as well. During the winter I tend to wear lace ups and summer months the…"
"A summer ago two friends of ours from Fairbanks took a long leave from work and toured most of the US by motorcycle. I wondered how they were able to afford such a long trip. Now he mentioned that they used couchsurfing.org. Bless…"
"Carrying around with you, yes, I see that's a ludicrous and insanely irresponsible decision.
"an ID that used the SS number as verification to get it" is referring to standard licences (e.g. driver's), right?
"you're saying, if he had been the biggest producer in a top-producing state, that would have been different?
No, he'd just be a bigger thief. My point was that if you're going to take a stand, don't die for a pawn - get some bang…"
"My bible reading is not daily, as I'd like. But I do read my Bible. I do not allow guilt trips, for when I miss. I do pray, several times a day. As far as reading goes, I read the Bible through, from Genesis to…"
"Still not there are you Pale, learning and educating oneself is to broaden ones horizons and see past the misinformation and illusions once you have done so you can find inner peace with yourself and begin to take steps towards positive engagement…"