Day 1: Red Shoes Rock to Stop FASD – 9 km in 9 days

our sacred breath

Old Red Shoes

This is the second year for The Red Shoes Rock Campaign – a catchy and noticeable way to spread awareness about a leading cause of developmental disabilities that is preventable. I wore my red shoes so much in 2014 I wore a hole in the sole!

So I bought a new pair and took them out for a test walk at a local festival.

Red Shoes Rock Test Run

It’s easy to participate. Get a pair of red shoes and over the next nine days leading up to September 9 – FASD Awareness Day just move – 9 rolls, 9 steps, 9 kicks, 9 nods, 9 waves, 9 blinks, 9 km or 9 miles a day. And when someone asks about your funky red shoes tell him or her why you are wearing them. Help us spread the message of no alcohol for nine months during pregnancy. And the need to support those who live with the  effects of…

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