Category: life

birthdays

Travels with an Eighty-Year-Old

Travels with an eighty-year-old can be pretty spectacular. Especially when that journey began forty years ago.
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life

Marshalling My Thoughts About the Future

Marshalling my thoughts on the future this summer. Trying to stop spinning my wheels or be overly influenced by the opinions of others.
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family

Old Home Week… Or Two

Being back in New Brunswick this past couple of weeks has been what my Mum would have described as "just like Old Home Week."
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life

Finding that Sliver of Joy

These days I've been reading poetry with my morning tea. Uncharacteristic for me. But definitely delivering the slivers of joy that I need.
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aging

Being Old: All in the Mind and in the Genes

Being old is all in the mind. And in the genes. So let's stop worrying about looking old. And let's not confuse looking old with feeling old.
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childhood friends

Friend of My Youth

Talking about one friend of my youth today. With whom I was friends only briefly, but who was a big part of my childhood. Oh, and cats.
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aging

High Heels and a Zimmer Frame

Fear of aging is rampant these days. Not sure why. Seniors are reportedly the happiest and most mentally stable of all ages. What's to fear?
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blog anniversary

Thoughts on a Snowy Winter Morning

This week marks the ten year blog anniversary of High Heels in the Wilderness. Ten years doing anything is worth celebrating, I think.
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Christmas

Merry Christmas from Here, There, and Everywhere.

Merry Christmas from here, there, and everywhere. Hubby and I have made our fantasy Christmas destination wish list. What's on your list?
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aging

Just Life Lately

Time seems to be slip sliding away faster than usual, my friends. Rushing and galloping, more like. But that's just life, isn't it?
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