Ok, so I'm a wimp and am not going to re-learn to ride a bike in the rain.
But I did come to the realization that my shoe wardrobe is sorely lacking for biking purposes. I've never been much of a shoe person, and I don't have many pairs. Of the shoes I do have most are slip-ons, clogs, flip-flops and the like -totally unsuitable for bike riding. I have one venerable pair of New Balance running shoes and a pair of black leather ballet flats that would work. Hmmm...
Now I have these:
thanks to a trip to Plato's Closet with The Daughter.