Who Comes Up With These Names?

By Dr. Paula Bloom As a child, I would sit with my Crayola 64-pack (you know, the one with the built in sharpener) and wonder how they came up with the names of the colors. Take orange for example. There’s a color actually called Orange. And then there’s Red Orange, Sunset Orange, Bit
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5 Reasons to Love Mary Janes this Fall

By Meghan Cass It’s a familiar shoe you’ve known since childhood: the iconic Mary Jane, traditionally crafted from black patent leather with a round toe and buckled ankle strap. And while you may no longer pair them with pinafores and pink tights, Comfortista is happy to report that d
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Trend Report: Cool, Casual Clogs

By Meghan Cass Move over, sandals! September is here, and it’s time to make room in our wardrobes for this season’s comfy clogs! No doubt many comfortistas out there have long been on the clog bandwagon, but thanks to the current 1970s influence on fashion, this retro-chic shoe style
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Trend Report: Flower Power

By Meghan Cass Spring has sprung, and in the fashion world everything is coming up roses… and lilies and daisies! Floral is a major trend this year, appearing on designer runways and in the shoe collections of FootSmart brands.  Comfortista tapped fashion stylist Meg Goldman (she coun
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Procrastination, Book Writing and Photo Shoots

By Dr. Paula Bloom For many years clients have been taking notes in therapy sessions. I’d be talking and a client would interrupt with, “Oh, wait a second, I need to write that down before I forget.” This not only happened in sessions but would also happen during a casual conversation
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