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.

Flower Power means ‘Style Not Age’ dig out their florals

February 24th, 2020|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

I chose ‘Flower Power’ as this month’s ‘Style Not Age’ challenge. WHY? Because the shops are full of floral patterns on tops, jackets, skirts and dresses. You could say that floral prints are having a

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

‘Style Not Age’ showcases Jewel Brights

January 27th, 2020|Home, News, Style & Beauty|

My 'Style Not Age' group is tackling Jewel Brights this month, with the challenge being set by Anna. What are jewel tones? Jewel tone colours are rich gem colours like emerald green, sapphire blue, ruby

‘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

‘Style Not Age’ channels Winter Opulence

December 30th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, News, Style & Beauty|

My last post of the year features my ‘Style Not Age’ gang and Winter Opulence is December’s theme, chosen by Emma. I took my inspiration from 'Dr Zhivago'.  Mention winter opulence to me and 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

Nordgreen Infinity Watch Review for Discerning Purchasers

December 2nd, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

Review of Nordgreen Infinity Watch I used to wear a watch.  In fact, Graham gave me a watch 38 years ago on our first Christmas as boyfriend and girlfriend. My friends teased me that this

‘Style Not Age’ go Back in Fashion

November 25th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, News, Style & Beauty|

We go back in fashion this month. Let me explain a little more. Sustainable fashion is very much in vogue at present and we are all tying to buy less and buy with longevity in

October Highlights and Christmas is on the Way

November 7th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, Love & relationships, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

Where has October gone? The older I get, the faster time goes. It is not a myth. I can’t believe that it is November and that now Halloween is over, we are officially into Christmas

Prai Neck and Decolletage Products Pack a Punch

November 3rd, 2019|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

Have you heard of the beauty brand Prai (rhymes with Thai, by the way)?  A global skincare brand, it is the leading beauty offering at Marks & Spencer. And I was first introduced to it

‘Style Not Age’ does My Favourite Autumn Trend

October 28th, 2019|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

What is your favourite Autumn trend? Or do you have one? Even if you are not trend driven, it is impossible not to be aware of what is trending. I'm all for experimenting in the

Style Not Age Does Autumn Florals

September 30th, 2019|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

This month, Style Not Age embraces the autumn floral trend. Autumn is my favourite season. I love everything about it: the cooler days, the changing colours of nature and the darker evenings all appeal to me.

Stylish Mondays Showcase Green

September 9th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, Style & Beauty|

It is Stylish Monday time again and I am joining with my fellow bloggers in showcasing green. Green is one of my favourite colours and yet I have so little of it in my wardrobe.

Purple Reigns and Rains in ‘Style Not Age’

August 26th, 2019|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

‘When I am an old woman, I shall wear purple With a red hat which doesn’t go and doesn’t suit me.’ Written by poet Jenny Joseph at the age of 29 in 1961, the poem