The Mother-Daughter Relationship

The Mother-Daughter Relationship

The mother-daughter relationship changes, but Mom will always be Mom. Today is my Mom’s birthday. She would have been 89 years old today. My mom died two years ago, but today is still her birthday, even though she’s not here to see it. And I …continue here—>

Why Heels and Tevas

Why Heels and Tevas

Lynnelle’s Story- I’m Lynnelle and I grew up in Irving, TX – just west of Dallas and since 1979 I’ve bounced between Texas, New York, New Hampshire and Maine – more than a few times over the last 4 decades. Between 1979 and 2010 there …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—>

The New Normal

The New Normal

If there is life, there is change. Often, it creeps up on us: kids get taller, our bodies sag, the “new” car is 3 years old, and last year’s “in” color or dress is passé. Transitions And then there are those life transitions such as …continue here—>

Gardeners Rock

Gardeners Rock

I am humbled. To all the gardeners out there, you rock. I’m not talking about the casual, “plant a daisy or two weekend gardeners”, although I’m sure you rock in other ways. I’m talking about those of you who take on the fight of reclaiming …continue here—>

Who are you if you retire?

Who are you if you retire?

Last year I opted to quit work rather than continue jumping though wagon wheel hoops. I’m fortunate to be in the position that I don’t have to earn a ton of money to live. A year later, I’m realizing it’s a blessing – and a …continue here—>