Our Signature Colour is ‘Style Not Age’ July’s Theme

July 27th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

This month, I have asked my 'Style Not Age' friends to each choose their Signature Colour. This is their 'go to' colour, the colour that they are drawn to when they open their wardrobe or

Check Me Out With Style Not Age

June 29th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

This month, my friends and I in 'Style Not Age' are featuring anything and everything check. I love check and have featured many looks over the past few years. You may remember these trousers from

Books to Enthral, Delight and Educate

June 23rd, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News|

I am sharing with you my favourite books that I have read so far this year. When it comes to books, I read pretty much anything except Science Fiction. And I don’t really like anything

‘Style Not Age’ roar Welcome to The Jungle

May 25th, 2020|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, Style & Beauty|

Our Style Not Age ‘Welcome to the Jungle’ prompt for May comes from Emma (Style Splash) and gave us plenty of scope. If you have been following my blog for a while, you will know

Upstyling or Revamping your Wardrobe With The Zip Yard

May 18th, 2020|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

Upstyling is the buzz word of the moment, as is sustainable fashion. They go hand in hand, I suppose. Some people are very good at upstyling. I was not one of them, but I have

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

Denim Directions with ‘Style Not Age’

March 30th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

My friends from 'Style Not Age' and I are bringing you denim this month.  We decided we need to bring you some normality. In Ireland, Graham and I have been in self-isolation for two weeks.

Exploring County Clare and The Wild Atlantic Way

March 25th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Travel, Uncategorized|

County Clare was practically unknown to me. Though I had passed through it, I had never been to The Cliffs of Moher, for instance, or driven along The Wild Atlantic Way, so Graham and I

A Fascinating Tour Of 14 Henrietta Street Dublin

March 16th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Travel|

14 Henrietta Street tells the story of 300 years of life within the walls of one Georgian house in Dublin city. Built over five floors, with a basement, it is located on one of the

Kilkea Castle the perfect luxury hotel

March 2nd, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Travel|

Kilkea Castle is only a stone’s throw from Dublin (about an hour’s drive). GG and I arrived as Storm Dennis was in full swing. The 12th century castle stands proudly over 180 acres of woodland,

Top Tips for Travelling to Morocco

January 13th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Travel|

My post last month gave a summary of where we went on our guided trip to Morocco with TDActive. If you are planning a trip there, make sure to spend a night in the desert,

‘Stylish Mondays’ Cosy Chic Challenge

January 6th, 2020|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

It is a while since you met my ladies from 'Stylish Mondays' and this month we are showing you our versions of Cosy Chic, based on where we live in the world.  My readers in

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