‘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

Maxi Madness with my ‘Stylish Mondays’ friends

August 5th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty|

I join with some stylish sisters in showcasing our love of the maxi. Those of you who know me well, or who have followed my blog for some time, know that there is one item

”Steal her Style” with ‘Style Not Age’ Collaboration

July 29th, 2019|Friends and Family, Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, Style & Beauty|

Stealing someone else’s style is actually far more difficult than it sounds or looks. I chose this theme for this month's 'Style Not Age' challenge because I thought it would be easy. Having dithered about

Endymed – The Non-Surgical Facelift with Jeanne Brophy

July 8th, 2019|Home, Lifestyle & Leisure, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

Is it possible to tighten the jawline and have some of the effects of a facelift without having surgery?  The answer is Yes.  I have been lucky enough to have been gifted some treatments at

Flaming June Fashion with ‘Style not Age’

June 24th, 2019|Home, News, Style & Beauty, Uncategorized|

‘Flaming June’ may be something of a misnomer as it is very likely that June 2019 might be our wettest June on record.  I can tell you that the two most used items in my