It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so excited to  host  Fashion Flash in April.  It’s  one of my favorite months packed with holidays that bring families together, great weather, and  the first flowers of spring.  It’s  also Earth Month which is a time to think about ways to keep the planet   safe and healthy.  Our Fashion Flash  bloggers are really inspired this  week:

– Allison of Never Say Die Beauty will tell you why you should get your beauty sleep on a  Slip Pure Silk Pillowcase

– Marylou of Seconed Lives Club introduces Geri and Pat  who danced their way into their second lives  and are now teaching others to do the same.  That’s  quite a change for a former nurse and court official.

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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.

Fashion FLash Book Review: THe Luxe LifeFashion Flash Book Review:The Luxe Life by … Continue Reading…

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

Anne Fogarty was an iconic fashion designer when I was a teenager. She invented  the … Continue Reading…

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 I am so  happy to host  Fashion Flash on the first fall Monday.  Our bloggers   are equally  inspired sharing  their favorite posts.  Covering  health,  reinvention, beauty, fitness and fashion we look at  our lives through our 50 + eyes  to choose the paths that are right  for us,  not our daughters.

 

-Barbara,  author of  Best of Everything  After 50  and Huffington Post Contributor has discovered the path to true happiness. Here are 6 simple steps to be happy…starting now.

-Mary Lou  of Second Lives Club profiles a woman who  just  wanted to find an interesting piece of statuary for her garden. Now she runs a successful business recycling, repairing, renting or selling these  statures. Who knew a second life could stem from your garden.

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It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week I am  delighted that  Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash. To me  she is a kindred spirit trying out new beauty tools and posting the results.  his week she posted  a new hair color that is a greyish ashy  blonde that is totally flattering to her skin and eyes.  I love to see what she  is trying out and you will too.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Great Hair by Nick Arrojo

You probably  know Nick Arrojo  from What Not To Wear where  he changes a woman’s life with sissors and a hairdryer.  He is … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion FLash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the always fascinating Marylou of Second Lives Club  is hosting Fashion Flash. You hear alot about  empowerment  these days,  but Marylou  provides  real tools  rather than just talk. In her profiles of  women  who took charge of the second half of their lives she provides both inspirations as well as genuine steps  for  change   Subscribe to her site so that you don’t  miss a single valuable post.

Fashion Flash Book Review:  The Daily Face by Annamarie Tendler

Its been said  that if you have a 1 out  of 2 chance to be wrong,you  will be wrong  9 times out of 10.  That’s how I feel about make-up.  I can stock up on all the recommended products yet when i try to duplicate a specific … Continue Reading…

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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