It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so excited to host Fashion Flash  today.  Last week I was standing  in the Home Depot garden counter and I suddenly thought about all the flowers in our lives.  We use flowers in fragrances, skin care, in salads and in prints.  So this week  the Fashion Flash bloggers are sharing their  flower focused posts.  I know you will enjoy reading these posts as  much as I did.


-Did you know that flax seed comes from a pretty purple-blue flowering plant?  Melanie of Society Wellness reminds us why we should all keep consuming flax seed and flax seed oil for optimal health.

– Josephine of Chic At Any Age  shows  the best way to accessorize a flowered print dress

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Josephine of Chic At Any Age is hosting Fashion Flash.  Not ony does  she have a great eye for true  style, she is  that rare fashion expert  who recognizes the impact of weather on what we wear. For example in the past few weeks  she has  offered a series of blog posts for  packing and wearing clothes on a summer vacation.  I LOVED  her tips on adding   glamour with a gorgeous  beach bag  and gold sandals.  Her lovely lightweght print dresses  as well as  filmy tops paired with linen pants   were a welcome antidote to the crop top/ cutoff short that  some  many style bloggers are recommending for sunny days.  In winter,  she recommended wearing  heavy tights and boots under a dress– a … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week  I am so delighted that Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash! IMO  Cindy  of  Prime Beauty has  some of the best online  reviews of  fragrances and make-up. I always scroll   thru her site before shopping for a new  lipstick or perfume,  I not only find exactly what i want, I save  money  by avoiding products that  just don’t deliver.  Subscribe to her  wonderful site that you won/t  miss a single info filled post.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Style Forever by Alyson Walsh

This  little  book is bursting with fashion advice  for women like  me. In other … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday

fashion flash logoThis  week  Marica of Beauty Info Zone is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is  one of my ery  top go to  beauty gurus.  She is totally committed to scoping out the benefits of every  product and  I have learned to just  her recommendations.  SHe is also of  our generation and understands   the  challenges  we face picking the right cleanser,  moisturizer and make-up of every sort. Its advice you can trust.


Fashion Flash on money and healthFashion Flash on Health and Money

I have pretty much stopped  buying  magazines. One  month they  offer five new hairstyles and three new meatloaf recipes.  The next month … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so delighted to be hosting Fashion Flash on  a beautiful summer day.   All of the great  bloggers  in Fashion Flash  can’t help but be influenced by the blue skies and warm weather of the season:

*Barbara of Best of Everything After 50 and AARP contributor thinks that ayone who loves good food should have this gadget in their homes.  Does your man  love a good steak or heart healthy salmon?  Are you looking for ways to prepare your favorite dishes so that they are more flavorful and delicious? Check it out…

*Melanie of Society Wellness wants you to upgrade  your sloppy joes this summer by making  the seasoning from scratch and using tempeh instead of ground beef. ( I’ve tried  this recipe … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week, Melanie of Society Wellness is hosting Fashion Flash. IMO  Society Wellness has the  tastiest  healthy recipes on the web. I have recently become obcessed with smoothies and Society Wellness  has  amazing options.  Not only are they delicious, they  show to include super nutrients like whey protein, cholorella and matcha.  The cool sweetness of  smoothies  seems to  satisfy  my sugar  cravings   while the Society Wellness recipes  turn them into a nutrient delivery system.  A true  win win.

Fahion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Becoming Grandma by Leslie Stahl

Leslie Stahl was always a kind of role model for me. Smart, successful, … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash! I love  this site because it takes me out of my comfort zone.  Thanks to Erika, I’ve worn glitter nail polish, tried a temporary blue stripe to my hair and  added a dark red lipstick to my make-up tool kit.  I love her spirit  and sass and  so will you.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Fash Book Review:  7 Years Later by the editors of Good Houskeeping

My bookshelves are packed  with separate titles on diet, skin care, make-up, exercise and anti-aging.  When I saw a book that covers  all these topics … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week  Inka of Glamour Granny Travels is hosting Fashion FLash.  Thoughout my life  I have always looked for  interesting strong women  for a role models for the changing roles all women face as time passes..  After 60, it was hard to find women  who showed me  how it was done.  When I first clicked on Glamour Granny Travels, I found  a soulmate.  Here was a beautiful elegant woman who  left her career as an attorney to follow her interests as a travel writer and photographer– while still a loving grandmother.  It doesnt get better than that.

Fashion Flash on Memorial DayFashion Flash on  Memorial Day

For most … Continue Reading…