Shoelace Maintenance

Proper care of this undervalued piece of equipment is literally make or break for every runner. Just a few hours every week will do it! Schedule weekly checkups. Plan a shoestring repair routine once every seven days. Some so-called experts suggest a full-scale inspection and cleaning only every other week. This foolhardy …

C-c-cashmere for the C-c-cold

If the moths have gotten to an old cashmere sweater, don’t throw it out. Throw it in the washer and dryer to shrink it down. This will tighten up the weave and make it windproof. And don’t worry if it looks too small to wear; pull it on and it’ll …