How to Fix Broken, Chipped, Worn Teeth and Improve your Smile

August 24th, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

'Teeth are always in style'. Dr. Seuss I have been smiling without showing my teeth recently (see below) because I have not been particularly happy with their condition. My top front teeth had become weakened

Choosing the Correct Cleanser for your Skin

July 8th, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Health & Wellbeing, Home, News|

A cleanser is often seen as the least important part of one’s skincare regime. Sure, any old product will do is what I hear from many people of all ages. What you clean your face

Lumity takes a Scientific Approach to Supplements

June 1st, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Health & Wellbeing, Home, News|

When Lumity reached out to me and asked me if I would like to try their supplements, I accepted. I had done my homework and knew that they were popular with many celebrities, that they

My Brows are Back with ‘Unbelieva Brow’ by L’Oreal

May 3rd, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

My Brows are Back with 'Unbelieva Brow'  by L'Oreal (well temporarily back). Lockdown has played havoc with my brows. Usually I get them dyed and then all I have to fill them in with a

Comfy Casuals for Staying Home with ‘Style Not Age’

April 27th, 2020|Friends and Family, Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

Since I retired from teaching, I have more comfy casuals in my wardrobe than ever before. In winter, it means jeans and a top/jumper worn with boots. In summer, it is more likely to be

Must Watch Series on Netflix During Covid 19

April 16th, 2020|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News|

Now is the time while in isolation/cocooning/quarantine/lockdown to watch some excellent series on Netflix that you might have missed in the past.  If you are not into watching telly, I posted plenty of other recommendations

How to Survive while Self-Isolating or in Lockdown during Covoid 19

April 5th, 2020|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Uncategorized|

When we look back on 2020 (the year of the coronavirus now known as Covoid 19), the words of the year will be self-isolating, physical distancing and lockdown. In Ireland, our Taoiseach (that's Prime Minister

Go get ‘IT’ CC Cream: it works miracles on your skin

February 19th, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Health & Wellbeing, Home, News, Style & Beauty|

I am IN LOVE with IT CC cream. This is the BEST foundation/ make-up/ cc cream ever. I am not usually given to superlatives, I swear. Developed in conjunction with plastic surgeons and dermatologists, it

‘Go Red for Women’ and look after your Heart Health

February 10th, 2020|Health & Wellbeing, Home, News, Rants and Random Thoughts|

I am going RED for Women this February.  The Irish Heart Foundation launched its Go Red for Women national fundraising campaign which aims to empower Irish women to look after their heart health while also raising

Ultherapy – Wonderful Alternative to Surgery

February 1st, 2020|Beauty treatments and Products, Friends and Family, Health & Wellbeing, Home, News|

No, I have not had a facelift…Yes, I have had Ultherapy. It is a micro lift but without the surgery. Have you heard of Ultherapy? I knew very little about the actual process. But I

Happy Christmas and Review of 2019

December 24th, 2019|Friends and Family, Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty, Travel, Uncategorized|

Happy Christmas my friends.  Is it really nearly the end of 2019?  And what's more, another decade over and two since the millennium. I always move into each year with more than a little trepidation

Best Skin Care Tips and Treatments 2019

December 16th, 2019|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

Skin Care is high up on my agenda when it comes to looking after myself at the age of 63. Well, if I do not look after myself, no one else will. We need to

Shakti Mats – Torture Devices or Health Aids?

November 19th, 2019|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News|

I have to admit I was a little sceptical when I was sent a Shakti Mat to try out. For all intents and purposes, it looks a little bit like a torture device. 6,000 sharp

Ireland’s First Menopause Summit is a Huge Successs

October 20th, 2019|Friends and Family, Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, Love & relationships, News, Uncategorized|

‘The M Word Dublin’, Ireland’s first Menopause Summit which I attended 10 days ago, was an outstanding success. Hosted by Aisling Grimley (below right) of My Second Spring and Catherine O'Keeffe (below left) of The

Review of Seavite Super Nutrient Face Products

October 7th, 2019|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Uncategorized|

You must be hiding under a rock if you have not heard of the Seavite brand as it has pretty well got iconic status now. I have not used them before, but was delighted to

The Elephant in the Room – The Menopause

September 23rd, 2019|Health & Wellbeing, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Rants and Random Thoughts|

I will be attending a MENOPAUSE conference - 'The M Word' - on Friday 11th October in The Radisson Blu St. Helen's, Stillorgan,  Dublin. This will be a chance for women to listen, chat and