Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am hosting  Fashion Flash  in this last week of summer.  That certainly went  fast!  Our bloggers  are  definately turning their attetion to fall as they post great  ideas for fashion, beauty, health and fitness.

* Josephine of Chic At Any Age knows that  every woman loves a new pair of shoes. Wear  these now and into early  autumn as an easy transition into fall.

* Fashion Blogger Pam of Over 50 Feeling40  shows us fall trends already in the closet  and shares  an interview with Vogue editor.

* Barbara of Best of Everything  After Fifty thinks we need more than sunscreen to defend  our skin, in with late summer rays.

* Jodell of  Black Cat Plus sees the end of summer as a time to explore Plus Size fashion trends, for … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion Flash LogoThis week Melanie of Society Wellness is hosting Fashion Flash.  A former dancer and certified Yoga instructor, Melanie is my go- to source for nutritional advice.  Want to know the best   type of calcium supplements? Ask Melanie.  Nutritional value of gluten-free foods?  Ask Melanie.  Genuinely good recipe for fat-free  salad dressing?  Ask Melanie.  Yes, she is that good. She  drills down in every subject to sort  out  fact from fiction.  The result is a site with up to date always useful information that you can  trust.  I am so delighted that two of  her supplement picks  will be  featured in the soon to open Fashion Flash Boutique.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review:  Japanese Women Don’t Get Old or Fat by Naomi Moriyama

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Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion Flash LogoThis week Inka of Glamour Granny Travels is hosting Fashion Travels.  There is no shortage of online travel information and  much of it is thinly disguised advertisements for  different services.  I’ve been  burned more than once by a hotel or resaurant that  has  had great recommendations, only to find it  dirty, ouy of the way or  just plain weird.  But when I found Glamour Granny travels, I found a source of honest information from a women with style, taste and intelligence.  Click on Glamour Granny Travels and  you will  quickly become a fan.

Fashion Flash Book Review: Audrey At Home by Luca Dotti

When I  first heard  about the Audrey Hepburn cookbook, I had to admit  I smirked a little.  This was a woman whose stick-like thinness suggested a diet of  celery leaves and ice cubes.  But … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion Flash LogoFashion FLash host Mirabai of  Moving Free with Mirabai  not only can show you how to shape a better  figure, she is also IMO the go- to person to help with health  related exercise issues. For example when I developed  lower disk problems I was terrified  that  the wrong exercise  could make them worse  I went  straight to Mirabai  who showed me stretching and strengthening routines that  literally eliminaed pain.  Since I had genuine disk swelling, my doctors were  surprised at my recovery.  I just smiled and gave them  a link to Moving Free.   She has more than  six degrees and certifications and  I trust her with my  life. Literally.  Check out  her wonderful site and you will find an exercise program that will match your needs. Yes, she is that good.

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Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion FlashThis week  Josephine of Chic At Any Age is hosting Fashion Flash.  As she  moves between  London and St Tropez,  Josephine  has a steady  stream of style  ideas that work for women over 50.  She  has an intuitive sense of  color, fabric and fit that  has been so helpful for me in choosing  clothing , especially for travel and special  occasions.  For the under 30  Fashionistas,  after  five dressing  boils down to exposing  as much skin as possible.  Josephine  shows  how to look elegant and  festive without exposing  less than perfect body  parts.  She also  has  great ideas for  hem lengths, footwear options, outerwear and  just the right accessories.  I especially value her fashion advice  in wet and or cold weather.   Subscribe to this wonderful site and you won’t  miss a single  post.

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Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion FlashThis week Inka of Glamour Granny Travels  is hosting Fashion Flash for the first  time.  I am so excited about having  such a wonderful travel site in our group.  At our time in life,  travel  takes  on new  shapes and meaning and Inka   shows  us how  its done.  Whether its a ball in Monte Carlo or a sleeping   in a tent on a remote mountain, Inka  has been there, done that  and is  the perfect guide to travel after 50.  Check out her site  and subscribe to  Glamour Granny Travels to keep up with her adventures.

Fashion Flash Book Review: Getting ThereFashion Flash Book Review: Getting There by  Gillian Zoe Segal

Since becoming addicted to Shark Tank, I have been fascinated by the arc of a successful … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion FlashThis week, Barbara of Best of Everything After 50 is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is such a positive   image of  what  over 50  really  looks like– slim, active, happy   and always engaged in life.  Never didactic or preachy she offers always useful advice from the best way to “plank” to  the right way to enhance eyebrows.  And through her infectious enthusiasm  she  is the only person who  could get me to eat kale– and like it.  See her on the Today Show,   watch her AARP  Youube videos and read her articles in Huff Post.  Your body will thank you.

Fashion Flash Book Review: Paris Street StyleFashion Flash Book Review: Paris Street Style by  Isabelle Thomas

My always  chic MIL spent the last 20 years of  her … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

Fashion FlashThis week Pam of Over 50 Feeling 40 is hosting Fashion Flash. In a world where its  hard for  me to listen to the  news on TV ( its always  bad) ,  I click on  Over 50 Feeling 40 for a healthy  helping of positive  ideas and images.  As a fashion blogger, she has great over 40 style, but her words  go  far beyond fashion. She recharged her life and  she is dedicated  to helping others on their reinvention journey..  Subscribe to her site to keep informed about the best options  for  the second half of our lives.

Fashion Flash Book Review:  My New Roots by Sarah Britton

On paper is sounds so simple– eat 5-7 servings of fruits and vegetables a day for better health and  prettier skin.  But in my  kitchen  or in restaurants I find … Continue Reading…