It’s Fashion Flash Monday

fashion flash logoThis week, our  travel  guru Inka of Glamour Granny Travels is hosting Fashion Flash!  I love to travel, but as the years  have rolled by, my travel likes and dislikes have changed. However most current travel writers seem to  focus on drinking and thrill sports– not on my watch. By contrast, Glamour Granny  Travels  shares fascinating  historical nuggets  that bring ruins and relics  alive, the best  little restaurant in Rome and the coolest silver artisans  in Portugal. With  Glamour Granny Travels by your side, you will travel  like a pro– even if its your first trip overseas.

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week my midlife  role model, Barbara of Best of Everything After  50, is  hosting Fashion Flash. Author, wife,  mom, marathon runner, spokesperson  for AARP, Youtube star and Huffington Post columnist,  Barbara Hannah Gufferman demonstrates how to  make  the second half of  life  the best  time of our lives.  She is a source of constant affirmation and growth.  If I am feeling  a bit at  lose ends, I  click on her site for some  much  need positivity.  Its always works. Get 2017 off to a great start and subscribe to  her always  valuable site.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: A Well Dressed Wife by Anne Fogarty

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the  Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash!   Smart and sassy, Erika has a keen eye  for make-up and takes  her own  amazing photographs. Her giveaway on our  Evine Holiday Gift Guide campaign   grabbed more than 2000 entries!

Fashion Flash Book Review: The Fashion Design Workbook by Annabel Benilan

Like most women over 50, shopping can feel like a blood sport. Its so hard to find affordable clothing that fits both our bodies and lifestyles.  Some of  my friends  have dreamed about  started to design their ownn clothing lines.  They are struggling for  ways to translate what they want into what they can wear.  When I found  this workbook in a bookstore in London,s  Portobello market,  it seemd like the perfect  holiday gift for … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoMaryLou Floyd  of Secod Lives Club is an expert on  reinvention and I am so excited that she is hosting Fashion FLash at a time when we are looking  forward to the changes and opportunites of a new year.  She is looking to profile women who have made major  career choices after  50 and is  looking to profile them.  If you  taken big steps in the second half of your life, please contact her at Second Lives Club.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: London Society Fashion– The Wardrobe of Heather Firbank

I was  in London last month and one of my first stops is always the Victoria and … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash! IMHO  she  has just about the best take on choosing the best makeup for any skin at any age.  She swatches every lipstick, foundation and eye iner and shadow to demonstrate the true  texture and color.  Her indepth analysis of every recommendation has  made it possible for me to confidently  buy cosmetics onlne– and be delighted with what I received.  Make certain that you subscribe to her  lovely sie so that you  don’t miss any of her posts.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Talk About Fashion by Catherie Schvvaab

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the always  fascinating and funny Erika of Notes From My  Dressing Table  is hosting Fashion Flash.  She shakes  me out of my comfort zone with blue hair and deep red lips.  I love the way  she stretches the way I choose and use  make-up– and I  know you will too.

Fashion FLash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review:  Awakening Beauty– the Dr Hauschka Way

I had seen shelves of Dr Hauschka products  for years  but it  just  looked too complicated to me.  When I saw a copy of  Awakening Beauty at Strands I decided to  try to explore  this long time popular  philosopy.  I am so glad I did. This  beautifully … 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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