It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week, Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash!  She is that rare blogger that  knows how  to ask all the right questions to  develop truely valuable lifstyle posts.  I  have  seen her in action and  she is uber  impressive. Interviewing  a brand Cindy drills down to uncover the unqiue   properties of each  beauty product, how  it works, how to use it and  which  skin type would benefit. Before I  do some retail therapy at Sephora, I  check out reviews on Prime Beauty to help me pick exactly what I  need.  If you already subscibe to Prime Beauty, you know what I am talking about.  If not,  sign up  so that you don’t  miss  a single post.

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week  Marcia of Beauty Info Zone was scheduled to host Fashion Flash, but she broke her foot! I have jumped to fill her very  big shoes.    It’s Breast  Cancer Awareness Month and  most  bloggers have been touched  by a diagnosis of cancer.  Whether its  persoal or has affected   frineds or family,  October is  the right  time to schedule a mammogram and contibuute to  finding a cure:

-Barbara Hannah Grufferman, positive aging expert, author, speaker and YouTube Host encourages everyone to put on a pair of running shoes and get out there. Here’s why...

-Fashion Blogging isn’t only about looking good, it can also be a way to raise awareness.  Fifty is not Old combines the two  featuring Bras for a … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the amazing Barbara Hannah Gufferman is hosting Fashion Flash.  A modern day  Renaissnce woman she is AARP contributor, blogger for Huffington Post, Bone Health Ambassador for National Osteporosis Foundatio, Spokesperson, Always Discreet and Red Heart Yarns, author of The Best of Everything After 50 and currently training for the New York CIty marathon in November. She has a passionate belief that life is worth living– at any age.  Her site Best of Everything Over 50 is packed with fashion advice, healthy recipes and  truely addictive  exercise  videos.   I start  my day  reading what she is up to and I think you should too.

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Marylou of Second Lives Club is hosting  Fashion Flash.  Before  age fifty  there  seems to an established  playbook, a life map with clearly defined markers. From learning to read  in first grade to learning to drive at 18, there are expected  mileposts to  follow.  From the first day of high chool to the first dance at your wedding  we know what is expected of us.  to follow.  Then after raising a family,  the  trail seems to come to a dead end. Enter Second Lives  CLub to provide a map for the second fifty years.  With interviews of  dynamic women  who created  a fulfilling second  life, this  wonderful site  provides both inspiration and guidence.

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Meet the Contest Winners!

We  just had the first Fashion Flash  contest  giveaway!  Working with Evine Home Shoping network, three of our  bloggers held our first raffle giveaway.  Prime Beauty, Beauty  Info Zone  and No-Nonsense Beauty Blog  posted a contest to give away a  necklace, ring and bracelet from the beautiful Peace and Love  jewelry line from Nancy Davis.  The response was  incredible.  We received more than 4000 entries and 300 comments.

And the winners are ( drum roll please): Barb  from Arkansas  won the heart shaped ring with white tourmalines; Lacrecia from Texas  will be wearing the  pink and blue tourmaline bracelet on her wrist ; and Terry from Montanta will soon  hang the pink quartz heart around her pretty neck.  Congrats to all the beautiful winners!

In the coming months, we will be featuring a wide range of wonderful giveaways  of  jewelry, beauty devices  and accessories.  Subscribe to all the Fashion Flash … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week I am so  happy to host  Fashion Flash on the first fall Monday.  Our bloggers   are equally  inspired sharing  their favorite posts.  Covering  health,  reinvention, beauty, fitness and fashion we look at  our lives through our 50 + eyes  to choose the paths that are right  for us,  not our daughters.


-Barbara,  author of  Best of Everything  After 50  and Huffington Post Contributor has discovered the path to true happiness. Here are 6 simple steps to be happy…starting now.

-Mary Lou  of Second Lives Club profiles a woman who  just  wanted to find an interesting piece of statuary for her garden. Now she runs a successful business recycling, repairing, renting or selling these  statures. Who knew a second life could stem from your garden.

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week my  favorite  fitness guru, Mirabai of Moving Free with Mirabai is hosting Fashion Flash.  Shas more than  half a dozen credentials  from highly rated institutions to  back up her recommendations and exercise programs.  This is especially important  after age  50 when joints and bones can be more easily damged from ill-planned moves.  I have  seen how her chair exercises can get  people back on their feet ater a serious illness or accident. Mirabai knows  how to safey and effectively build flexibility and strength.  I have to admit I never really  like to exercise, but I love the way Mirabai’s exercise videos make  me feel.

Introducing Our Newest  Fashion Flash Blogger

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