Category: life

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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emotional effects of good hair

The Limits of Good Hair

I know there are situations when a good hair day will have no effect on my mood or my confidence. I just haven't encountered one yet.
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books

That September Feeling

I'm slow to capture that September feeling this year. But I'm being patient with myself. And slowly becoming absorbed in things I love to do.
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family

Saying Goodbye to “Doris from Devon”

My mum passed away in May, and we said our final goodbyes last week. Goodbye to Dorena from Devon. Aka Doris from Devon.
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