Tag: aging

aging

Old Dog Learns New Makeup Tricks

At my advanced age, I'm still learning new makeup tricks. Even if those tricks are about what I don't wear anymore, instead of what I wear.
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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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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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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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Love Me, Love My Wrinkles

I may not love my wrinkles, but they are part of me. I don't want to erase them. Like Vogue did with the cover models on the September issue.
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On Acting Our Age

I'm thinking that we all need to stop worrying if we're acting our age. And just get on with whatever pleases us.
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Our Many Shades of Grey

High Heels in the Wilderness readers have spoken. Here are their hair stories. Their tales of emerging shades of grey. Or white. Or whatever.
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Sister Support Network

When family dynamics change family relationships can suffer. But this week I've learned that my sister support network is alive and well.
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Reality Check 66

Time passes in chunks for me. And every few years I realize that a big chunk has gone by. And that is always a huge reality check.
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On Love and Laughter and Having to Pee

After my latest sojourn in New Brunswick, I've come to the conclusion that love and laughter are the secret to growing old with equanimity.
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