Category: life

aging

The Old Age Issue

Turning sixty-five last week felt like crossing the Rubicon. And entering the country of old age. But maybe I'm overthinking again.
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books

Stuff Up To Which We’ve Been

Today I'm writing about what we've been up to. Or stuff up to which we've been. Walking, blogging, reading. Our regular pandemic pastimes.
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life

Try a Little Kindness

In these crazy, chaotic, angry times we all need a little kindness.
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adjusting to retirement

The Art of Just Sitting Around

Learning to cope with retirement helped me develop skills to cope with the pandemic. Including perfecting the art of just sitting around.
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aging

We Get Knocked Down, But We Get Up Again

We get knocked down, but we can get up again. Hopefully. With lots of love and support. And guts and determination. And a great sense of humour.
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life

Pandemic Diary Week 52

My pandemic diary for week 52. Can you believe it's been almost a full year since we started this social isolation thing?
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aging and fitness

Surviving Winter: Ski, Eat, Read, Repeat.

I look to my Hubby for lessons in surviving winter. Ski, eat, read, repeat is his mantra. He is an inspiration. And I try hard to keep up.
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coping with Covid-19

Pub Night: Brigadoon on the Jock.

During a long winter, in the middle of a lock-down, after a year of pandemic, we are so ready for a pub night. Even if it is imaginary.
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cooking

January Vlog: Food and Travel Memories

My January vlog is finished, my friends. In January, Hubby and I did some skiing, some walking, and a lot of cooking and eating. Enjoy.
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aging gracefully

Aging Gracefully During a Pandemic

What does aging gracefully actually mean? And what does it have to do with the pandemic, and the long weeks and months of lockdown?
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