Down at heel? Never!

December 21st, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

What do you do when you can no longer wear high heels? I have always loved high heels. I feel better; I know that I look better. I am an average 5 foot 4 ½

The Yellow Brick Road

December 2nd, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

Following the Yellow Brick Road brings you to The Emerald City, but this bead and crystal shop stocks far more than emeralds; it’s an Aladdin’s cave, a veritable treasure trove on Bachelor’s Walk in Dublin.

Charlotte Tilbury and me

November 11th, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

I have always been very lazy about my make-up. When I was younger, I wore very little and even then probably only when I was going out at night. I remember my mother-in- law’s horrified

CACI……Does it work?

October 13th, 2015|Health & Wellbeing, Home, News, Style & Beauty|

What do Jennifer Lopez, Barbara Windsor, Cliff Richard and little old me have in common?  They are big fans of CACI facial treatments and now I am too. As you know, I am keen to

Suede Coat

September 30th, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

I never really got the opportunity to wear 70s fashion way back in the 1970s. Firstly I was in school and following that a poor college student.  A pair of pink flares and a paisley

Playing dress-up in Arnotts

September 24th, 2015|Style & Beauty|

Predictability is my middle name when it comes to shopping and dresses. According to my family, most of my dresses are variations on a theme ….fitted and knee length in winter and fitted and maxi

Does my bum look big in this?

September 7th, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

Finding the perfect pair of denim jeans is never easy, no matter what age you are, but it is far more difficult when you are ‘of a certain age’. You know what I mean. The

Fashion and the Mature Woman

August 2nd, 2015|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

What to wear? That is the question! I love fashion and wish I was twenty (or even thirty) years younger so I could try out all today’s wonderful trends. But one thing I’ve discovered as

Wrinkles, wrinkles everywhere and not a cure in sight!

July 16th, 2015|Home, Style & Beauty|

I am always shocked (well, disappointed maybe!) when I look in the mirror and see my face – it’s not bad, as faces go, it’s just that I seem to think I should still look