“OK, Boomer”

“OK, Boomer”

Yes, we’re “over 60”. We belong to the “Baby Boomer” generation. I think about these statements as specifying a category one might put me in, not who I am. “Ok Boomer” is the latest meme to take over social media and it references those of …continue here—>

Will You Choose the Right Candidate?

Will You Choose the Right Candidate?

The most powerful person in the world. That’s what we’re voting on one year from today.  All presidential elections are important. But, damn. I don’t think I’m alone in thinking 2020 will be a pivotal year in a way we’ve rarely seen in our country. …continue here—>

Update – E & Y

Update – E & Y

On Thursday we published the following post on Facebook after reading an outrageous article about E & Y, one of the big 4 accounting firms, and a training program they sponsored last year. (The original Huffington Post article here.) Here’s what we posted on our …continue here—>

We’re Baaaaack!

We’re Baaaaack!

Hi! It’s been a while! If this is your first time here, welcome! You’ve found us! We’re Heels and Tevas, a blog for fun, vibrant women over 60. If you’re already part of our tribe, welcome back and, thank you for sticking around while we …continue here—>

Placing the Tag Blame Where it Belongs

Placing the Tag Blame Where it Belongs

By now even we who aren’t obsessing about the Young Royals have seen the infamous tag and fashion faux pas. Furor Over a Dangling Tag Yep, the newest Duchess stepped off a plane in Tonga with the store tag dangling from her dress and Social …continue here—>

Great-Aunt Writes Blog About Use of Grandmother Headlines

Great-Aunt Writes Blog About Use of Grandmother Headlines

I started reading this article about Amelia Earhart and the first club for female pilots and stopped at the first paragraph when it was mentioned that men who flew were simply pilots, and women were “girl pilots”. “IN 1929, TWO YEARS AFTER pilot licensing began in the …continue here—>