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

‘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

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