Hike or Bike

It’s officially spring and there is something about getting outside after a long winter! Your journey, whether by foot or on wheels, should always start with a good pair of boots.When the trail is calling, consider a hiking boot made for the terrain you most frequent: If you prefer a more leisurely stroll, the Ariat Terrain might be the ideal shoe. It earned its shelf position for both …

What to Expect When You Stop By

Customer service that may feel like an old friend to some and a complete stranger to others.  It's a throw back to the corner store.  Let that sink in.  Do you remember a time before self-checkout?  In any case, it always helps knowing what to expect, so here you go -- TeamBootLife will...Greet you, “Welcome to The Boot Life!”Search for what you need, “What bri…

Fashion Trends for Spring/Summer 2018

Bring the Berries with You - You’ll find all shades of berry this season so don’t be shy. This color wheel is complimentary on all skin tones.Patterns Over Plain – From paisleys to plaids, patterns are prominent for both men and women this season.Throwback Feel - Soft accents of lace and needlework are present throughout the season paying homage to quality and detail.A Shade Off Expected – It…

3 Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

The Boot Life is more than boots; it’s a way of life. It’s an attitude of “if I can look up, I get up.” In the spirit of keep going, we offer 3 ways to beat the winter blues:Drink coffee w/ snow – We have a little rule that if there is snow outside we get to have “snow” on top of our coffee. “Snow” is whipped cream from the can. Maybe it’s not the healthiest but with less than 1 gram of sugar,…

Rich in Boots & Love

“I think we’re supposed to open a boot store.”Once I said it out loud, I couldn’t take it back. To which Chris replied, “Well, we may not have much but we’ll be rich in boots and love.” That last part was drawn out a bit as he said it, an ornery grin in tow. Read it real slow and southern like: “…rich in boots and love…” You got it! I had just bore my soul and that’s what my husband had fo…

Movie Making Neighbors

You can learn a lot when the movie business moves in next door.  For approximately the last two months, the movie crew of Escape Plan 3 were our new neighbors. They leased office and garage space from Idea Works (you can too – check it out at www.ideaworksohio.com.) We had an unobstructed view of their life, and we learned a few things.A lot of them wear boots – great suede…