5 benefits of barefoot for toddlers

This post has been authored by our friends at Bobux, who provide fantastic shoes that are both good looking, and designed to allow a toddlers feet to develop. Why barefoot is best Walking is such a massive and exciting milestone for your child! The next logical step is to go out and get them a pair of shoes right? Wrong. Keeping your child barefoot as much as possible is the best thing you can do. A child’s foot at first walker stage has no bones. It’s all cartilage and padding tissues as the bones, ligaments and tendons develop through use of the foot. Growing feet need plenty of freedom for muscles to strengthen and bones to form in a natural position. Allowing your child to walk barefoot

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