Category: life

life

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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life

Bumps in the Road to Reopening

We’re in stage three of reopening in Ottawa. But the road from lock-down to reopening has not been entirely smooth. There are lots of bumps, my friends..

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fashion

Ripples: The Ongoing Effects of Going Grey

The effects of going grey are like ripples when you throw a stone in a pond. They extend way beyond where the stone originally landed.

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life

Do I Need Another Attitude Adjustment?

You know, sometimes something we hate may look like a chore, but with a little attitude adjustment we can convince ourselves it’s fun.

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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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fashion

Keeping the Ball in Play

What’s next? How do we keep the ball in play after all the Black Lives Matter protests and the flurry of social media posts?

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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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life

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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life

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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