It’s payday, and Mama needs a new pair of shoes. Flats, in particular. I need adorable, comfortable ballet flats in a bright hue.
I am going to tell you a secret: I despise flats. On my long, skinny feet, they look like toboggans. But they are a necessary evil.
Also, you should know, I’m really tall. Like, Amazon tall. So the expectation most people have for me, is that I should wear flats all the time. No thank you.
Still, I need flats. I have to walk about a mile and a half every day to and from my office to my parking situation. Don’t ask. I think it is ridiculous, but the walk has grown on me.
I happened into Nordstrom with high expectations. It seemed like a sure bet for something pretty and office appropriate. The selection was surprising, to say the least. I prefer whimsical shoes, but even my sense of humor was tested.
I found this:
And these, shall we say, Fuggs:
So I decided to forgo flats, and buy these babies: