This week Marylou of Second Lives Club is hosting Fashion Flash. In a sea of personal and how- to blogs, Second Lives Club is a unique site that profiles women who made large, wonderful changes in their lives. Not only does it give me courage to reach a little further and try a little harder, Second Lives Club shows life choice pathways that actually work.
Fashion Flash Book Review: I’ll Drink to That by Betty Halbrich
Betty Halbrich is considered a fashion institution in NYC. She has worked with designs legends including Geoffrey Beene and Chester Weinberg and for more than 25 years she has run the personal shopper service at Bergdorf Goodman. Her client list includes some of the most photographed in the world including Lauren … Continue Reading…
This week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash. When I first meet Jackie and found out her true age my first reaction was– I’ll have what she’s having. Jackie generously shares her health and beauty expertise on her site Aging Backwards. Her advice is always accurate and original. If you care about how you look and how you feel, subscribe to Aging Backwards.
Fashion Flash Book review: Glow by Christina Pirello
Glow is a unique beauty book that offers a fascinating description of the impact of chinese medicine on skin, hair and nails. In addition, it offers over 100 original recipes that deonstrate how to put theory into practice. Because the author links the basic principles to actual examples it was the first time … Continue Reading…
This week Josephine of Chic At Any Age is hosting Fashion Flash! These days whenever I have a style question, I first look for answers on Chic At Any Age. In her archives I can find the answer to almost any style questions from what to wear to a concert in the fall to best looks for weddings. Following her beautiful and affordable advice, I feel confident and pretty.
Fashion Flash Book Review: Style Stalking by Barberich and Gelardi
Style Stalking is the second book in my series of fabulous lifestyle books by equally fabulous bloggers. It was created by the founders of the uber popular site Refinery 29. The organization of Style Stalking is as original and compelling as the fashion its … Continue Reading…
This week, Kari of Fab Over 40 is hosting Fashion Flash! Kari is one of the most active beauty bloggers and her almost daily posts are packed with up to date beauty, fashion and health information. There are no fillers or guest posts from brands, but original and thoughtful articles on a topics we care about. I’m so proud to be blogging with her!
Fashion Flash Book Review: Younger Next Year– for Women
The title of the book was so empowering, I could not wait to crack it open and get started. It was the follow-up book to the hugely popular ” Younger Next Year” that was aimed at men and endorsed by Dr Oz, New York Times and the Washington Post. With this type of heavy … Continue Reading…
This week it my turn to host Fashion Flash! I am so proud to be part of this group of smart, determined women who share the best and latest information in fitness, fashion, health and beauty:
* Josephine of Chic At Any Age shows how to stay chic and on trend by wearing a “blanket wrap”.
* Fashion blogger Pam Lutell of Over 50, Feeling 40 shares a great new book Style Evolution by Kendall Farr.
* Feeling stressed? Me to! As the holidays approach stress starts to build. Mirabai of Moving Free with Mirabai suggests some easy exercises to get that stress burden off you back.
* Besides Ebola, the next biggest media topic this week was the change in Renee Zellweger’s face. DivaDebbi weighed in last year on the Renee controversy … Continue Reading…
This week Mirabai of Moving Free with Mirabai is hosting Fashion Flash. These days it seems that all a trainer needs is a lap top and a smart phone– no credentials, no experience, no references needed. This is why I have so much confidence and admiration for Mirabai. She has more than four degrees and 20 years of experience. And what I think makes her extra special is that she still bubbles with a passion and enthusiasm for health and exercise programs. Mirabai has created fitness programs for children, heart patients, word class athletes, and new mommies. She knows how every bone, muscle and ligaments works and her science based yet entertaining approach always works, never hurts. Check out her site for great advice and videos. You’ll thank me.
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THE VAGABOND SONG
There is something in the autumn that is native to my blood
Touch of manner, hint of mood,
And my heart is like a rhyme
With the yellow and the purple and the crimson keeping time
I am so excited to be hosting Fashion Flash in the fall. I love the sense of renewal that comes in the autumn and our bloggers feel the same:
* There is a chill in the air. Josephine of Chic At Any Age wants us to look chic and we stay warm as she offers great advice on choosing the best new winter coat.
* Now that fall has officially arrived, Cindy of Prime Beauty shares her list of her top ten fall lips and tips.
* Jodell of Black Cat Plus is excited to see animal … Continue Reading…
This week Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash. This all beauty site is an extraordinary resource for the best of the best in every beauty category. I always check out this site for new products you won’t see anywhere else. She even has has a button for free samples!
Fashion Flash Book Review: Brunette Ambition by Lea Michele
I’m usually not a big fan of celebrity lifestyle books. Its hard to read a book by a tall, blonde glamazon offering style tips that only work if you have 4% body fat. Usually they credit their flawless complexion to good genes and gallons of water. The secret to perfect body? A combination of a brutal exercise routinue and a claim that they can eat anything and never gain weight. Seriously.
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