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Barefoot Planet is a repository of great information about the benefits and pleasures of leading a predominantly barefoot lifestyle. In addition, we are always looking for ways to improve our overall health, as well as ways to improve our relationship with Planet Earth by trying to understand our beautiful home and the many things it has to offer.

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Happy Spring 2017!

Happy Spring 2017!

The spring has arrived in the Northern Hemisphere and it's time to get out there and start enjoying a new season of barefooting! I have prepare a quick video to say hello and to help us all get into...

Great Reads

A collection of articles that showcase our philosophy and lifestyle

Tips for Barefooting Beginners

Tips for Barefooting Beginners

Here are some pointers for anyone who wants to start going barefoot: Don't overdo it. Start by taking short walks around the neighbourhood and increase the distance and time according to your own comfort level. Before long, you will be able to spend entire days and...

There’s a Lot of Assuming Going On!

There’s a Lot of Assuming Going On!

After nearly 20 years of leading a predominantly barefoot lifestyle, I keep being amazed by the amount of common assumptions "shoddies" (people who don't like going barefoot and prefer to be in shoes most of the time) make about us barefooters. What I find most...

How I Became a Barefooter

How I Became a Barefooter

I am often asked how I got into barefooting. It's one of those things that come up either in casual conversation with friends or in most of the interviews I've had on the subject over the years. The...

Barefooting Has Many Health Benefits

Barefooting Has Many Health Benefits

Bare feet are healthy feet! Human feet, just like human hands, are not designed to be encased for hours on end in a pair of shoes that allow very little airing and movement. Just imagine what would...

Barefooting in Public

Barefooting in Public

One of the things most people wander about barefooting is whether doing it in public is OK or not. Well te answer is simple: Yes it is OK to go barefoot in public! There is nothing wrong with a...