ahhh sensation of your first step in a well-cushioned shoe? But it’s a tricky balance. Goldilocks-like runners want a shoe that has just the right amount of cushioning—not too little, not too much. The shoes shown here undeniably popped in the cushy department, more so than any other category, in both our lab and the wear tests. These seven are the cushioned running shoes you’ll want to sink your feet into.