It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Inka of Glamour Granny Travels is hosting Fashion Flash.  Most travel sites are are aimed at families or millenials.  They offer solid advice, but not  for us. Glamour Granny Travels  has the adventure and style that a woman of a certain age  dream about  when they plan a trip.

Fashion FLash Book Review: Pretty SickFashion Flash Book Review:  Pretty Sick by Caitlin Kiernan

In the past five years eight close  friends  were diagnosed with cancer.  Because I write a beauty blog, they would often ask  me for advice dealing with their skin and hair issues.   I asked my dermatologist experts, researched products and generally tried  just to be … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion FLash Monday

fashion flash logoThis week the incredible Barbara Hannah Grufferman of Best of Everything After 50 is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is an inspiration to women over 50,  demonstrating  how to make the second half of her life  even better than the first  half.  She searches out the best in health  fashion fitness and beauty for  women who looking  to redefine  aging. Need proof?  This weekend, she  is running in her fifth NYC Marathon.  Lets all wish  her a great run!

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review:  Fictionally Fabulous by Anne K. Higgins

Who are your favorite style icons?  For me it is definately the styles I see on film. I often try … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so excited to be hosting Fashion Flash in the first week of fall. Although the temp  is going to hit 90 degrees in NYC today, the Fashion FLash bloggers are  thinking about a  fall lifestyle of apples, Halloween and football.

-Allison of Never Say Die Beauty  is getting back to crocheting, a craft that  is especially relaxing and fun as the weather  gets cooler.  Here’s the easy,elegant  and lightweight shawl she made that is perfect for the transitional weather we’re having now.

Barbara Hannah Grufferman, author of the soon-to-be-released LOVE YOUR AGE: The Small Step Solution to a Better, Longer, Happier Life ( National Geographic 2/6/18) shares the results of a recent survey focusing  on what motivates people to stay fit.  Want to know what the #1 … Continue Reading…

Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis  week that fabulous red head,  Allison of Never Say Die Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash.  The words intelligence and beauty  are often not used together, but  when it comes to  Allison,  intellignece  and beauty go together  like peanut butter and jelly.  She brings a critical eye  for  content and color to her approach to all aspects of beauty care. Subscribe to her site  to get  indepth lifestyle advice you can always trust.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Natural Beauty Alchemy by Fifi Maacaron

In the past year I have become increasingly  concerned about the chemicals that  are all around  us- in our food, the air we … Continue Reading…

Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week  our Rafflecopter Rockstar Marcia of Beauty Info Zone is hosting Fashion Flash  Not only does she have  just about the best beauty giveaways in the Beauty Blogger universe, she has rare insight of what  over 50 skin really needs. Be certain to  click on her Hurricaine  edition of Fashion Flash Round-up. In fact three  of our bloggers  were directly affected by Irma.  Both Melanie ((Society Wellness) and Mirabai ( Moving Free with Mirabai)  live in Sarasota and Jackie ( Jackie Silver Style)  sheltered in place in hard hit Tampa. Our  prayers  were with  them during the storm and now in the clean-up

A Persoal Note from Fashion Flash

This week I lost an old friend  to cancer. Deb Hughes and I  were friends and co-workers for 25 years. Together … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so buzzed to be hosting Fashion Flash this  Labor Day.  Its the end of one season and the beginning of another.  I love all the special bits of summer–  warm days at the beach, sunflowers, white pants,  frosty glasses of  iced tea and Shakespeare in the Park. But now as  I see the leaves starting  to fall, I can’t stop thinking about pumpkin lattes,  new sweaters, football and jewish holidays with  family.  Our Fashion Flash influencers are also gearing up for the start of a new year:

– Mirabai of Moving Free with Mirabai wants  you to enjoy Labor Day with this effective strength exercise rogram and video. Remember she is a real deal Certified Exercise Physiologist and health Coach.

-Melanie of Society  Wellness shares the downside of … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so delighted to be hosting Fashion Flash on the last day of July.  The Fashion Flash bloggers  are now deep into summer and their  posts reflect  all that is  wonderful and challenging about  mid summer.

Does smiling cause wrinkles? Jackie Silver Style explores the age-old question with surprising answers Prime Beauty  tried  ALL the fabulous Eddie Funkhaouser lipsticks to show you  and is giving away 3 Lip Trios to 3 winners! Painted Ladies has  discovered cruelty-free make-up brushes at a bargin price.  Find out how to save big time on the Bdellium Tools Summer Box. Beauty Info Zone loves bath and body products. There is something about summer and the natural  fragrances like those from Kneipp  that capture her imagination. Glamour Granny Travels wants you … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week one of  my all time favorite beauty gurus, Allison of Never Say Die Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is a triple threat blogger– great photographer, strong writer ad an understanding and love of her topic.  Subscribe to her site so that you don’t  miss a single post.

Fashion Flash Book Review: HairstylingFashion Flash Book Review:  Hairstyling from YouTube Tutorials

There seem to be an infinite umber of tutorials on YouTube on  just about any topic.  Some are wonderful, some  not very helpful and  then there are those that  are hilarious–  without trying to be funny.  I can spend way too much time watching these tutorials, searching … Continue Reading…