National Wiggle Your Toes Day
Trade your cramping, stuffy trainers and dress shoes for sandals, or walk barefoot in the sand or grass to give your toes some well-deserved wiggle room.
National Wiggle Your Toes Day is an excellent opportunity to let your tootsies see the daylight and indulge in some public wiggling adventures. With so many opportunities to let those ten little piggies get some action, National Wiggle Your Toes Day means it’s time to plan something special to celebrate. Whether you chose to wiggle alone, or use the occasion as a chance to join with like-minded friends, family or colleagues in a glorious session of communal wiggling, no one can afford to let the day go by unmarked.
There are numerous ways to show your support for National Wiggle Your Toes Day; sandals at the office are an obvious start, with some discreet toe flexing getting your digits limbered up for the rigours of later wiggling. Why not plan a group wiggle at a lake or beach? Simply dip those feet in the water and luxuriate in a fun-packed toe workout. Read on to discover everything you need to know about National Wiggle Your Toes Day.
Learn about National Wiggle Your Toes Day
National Wiggle Your Toes Day simply gives you the nod to allow your little piggies to have a bit of exercise! Just think about everything that your toes go through on a daily basis. They are usually squashed up in a pair of trainers or shoes throughout the entire day. They don’t get a lot of freedom, right? They need a bit of time to breathe, and to be wiggled about!
When we mention the words little piggy, I’m sure most of you think about the nursery rhyme that is typically used to count out a toddler’s toes.
This little piggy went to market,
This little piggy stayed home,
This little piggy had roast beef,
This little piggy had none,
And this little piggy cried “wee wee wee” all the way home.
The nursery rhyme dates back to 1728. This is when it first was featured in a medley known as The Nurses Song. The first full version that was published was in 1760 in a book that was released in London known as The Famous Tommy Thumb’s Little Story-Book.
If you have never used this nursery rhyme with your children before, now is the perfect day for you to do so. After all, it is one of the most common nursery rhymes and something that most children remember about their childhood, and it gives you the perfect way of celebrating National Wiggle Your Toes Day.
How to celebrate National Wiggle Your Toes Day
There are a number of different ways that you can celebrate National Wiggle Your Toes Day. One of the best things to do on this day is to take a barefoot walk on the beach. Of course, for some people, this may not be possible. However, if you have a beach that is easy enough to get to, then you should visit it! However, before you reach the sand, take your shoes and socks off and feel the grains of the sand in between your toes. There is something very luxurious and relaxing about doing this! Needless to say, make sure you watch out for the stones and the shells. The last thing we want is for you to injure your feet on National Wiggle Your Toes Day.
If you do not live near a beach, don’t worry, as there are plenty of other ways that you can celebrate National Wiggle Your Toes Day. You can get a relaxing foot massage, for example. We all deserve to be pampered from time-to-time, so why not look up a spa in your local area and book in for a foot massage? We won’t tell anyone if you decide to have some more treatments while you are there! Have you heard about the fish pedicures that have become popular? If you have never had one of these before, you may want to use National Wiggle Your Toes Day to give this a try.
If you don’t have the time or the money to take a trip to the spa, you should rope your partner into giving you a foot massage. Of course, you should be polite and offer to return the favor! A foot massage is one of the nicest things you can do for someone that you love and care about, so it’s time for a bit of pampering for one and other.
You could also have your own pamper day at home if you have a foot spa. A lot of people have foot spas locked away in the cupboard that never get any use. Well, now is the perfect excuse for you to get your foot spa out of the cupboard and give your feet the TLC that they deserve. After all, just think about all of the hard work that your feet do for you on a daily basis, so now it is your turn to give them a bit of love back!
If you are a shopaholic, you can use National Wiggle Your Toes Day as the perfect excuse to buy a new pair of shoes. We may joke, but it really is important to make sure that your feet are treated to a premium quality pair of shoes that is going to give them all of the support that they require. If your feet always hurt when you get home from work, this is a good indication that you need to look into purchasing better quality shoes that have premium cushioning and can give your feet the support that they need. When purchasing shoes, one of the biggest mistakes that people make is buying shoes that do not actually fit them properly. There are a number of different things you can do in order to make sure that you purchase the perfect shoes for you. This includes measuring your feet properly, as well as leaving some room at the heel – around an eight of an inch. You should also make sure you leave half and inch at the toe so that they have room to wiggle. It is important to walk around in the shoes to try them on properly, and it is also beneficial to wear socks for the shoe too.
So there you have it: everything that you need to know about National Wiggle Your Toes Day. We hope that you have found some great suggestions that can help you to celebrate this day in the way that it deserves to be celebrated. Don’t forget to share your suggestions with us as well. We love hearing about the different ways that people have celebrated these days!