Category: life

life

Bye, Bye October: My First Monthly Vlog.

I'm excited to introduce to my first ever monthly vlog. A video about what Hubby and I are up to, what we're doing and eating and thinking. Hope you like it.
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food memories

Memories of Food, Glorious Food.

Hubby and I share a love of food, glorious food. Good thing. I couldn't be married to a man who wasn't as obsessed with food as I am.
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alone time

Life of the Substitute Gardener

This week Hubby is away canoeing. And I am substitute gardener. Looking after our large vegetable garden, and trying not to get it wrong.
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blogging

Blog Geography and Travel Dreams

Talking about blog geography today. About all the places in the world where readers of High Heels in the Wilderness live.
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books

Lazy Tea-Making and Other Lapses

Musing about tea and books. Telling some lazy tea-making stories, and chatting about what I'm reading, and what else I've been up to these days.
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life

Off He Goes Into The Wild Green Yonder

Hubby is heading off into the wild green yonder this week. Continuing a love affair with the wilderness that has lasted six decades.
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learning to be anti-racist

It’s a Start

I struggled to write about the events in the US this past week. What to say? How to begin? And so I looked to a former student to help me make a start.
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birthdays

On Lethargy and Spilling My Guts.

So impending birthdays, too much isolation, and too much hot and humid weather is enough to make anyone feel lethargic. Even me, the great cheer-er-upper.
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life

What I Miss from the Before Time.

What do you miss from life before Covid-19, before the stay at home orders? If I'm honest, what I miss most from that "before time" are the small things.
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family traditions

Wild Harvest

If it's spring it must be time to harvest wild fiddleheads. I grew up with wild harvests. And Hubby and I carry on that tradition.
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