Do you feel you’ve earned the right to let yourself go? Have you decided it doesn’t matter what you look like when you go to grocery shop or catch a flight? You may have spent a lot of time when you were younger grooming yourself to catch a man (or woman).…

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Be An Over Fifty Fashion Role Model

Would you be surprised to know if you Google “women over fifty who are hip”, you’ll get more articles for hip replacements than for style pointers? Let’s talk about how to be a fashion role model in your fifties and beyond.  What does over fifty fashion mean to you? Are you…

Take A More Flattering Photo

Would you like your photos to be more flattering, whether for a online profile or just for fun? It’s all about the lighting. If you’re like me you have very mixed feelings when a camera comes out. Not all of us take a good photo, or if we do it’s…

Get Around London Like a Local

I want to share my tips to get around London with the least amount of fuss! The last time we flew into Heathrow we took the Heathrow Express, but there are other options to get into central London and I think better than the Express service depending on where you’re going…

Buy Your Crowning Glory

We all know our hair is supposed to be our crowning glory. No pressure there! What happens if you’re having a bad hair day? Or a bad hair lifetime? I’ve been blessed or cursed with what I call English hair. It is both curly/frizzy in humidity in addition to being…

Do You Know What Flatters You?

When you’re  clothes shopping, do you find it easy to head for what’s “you”, or do you have a sense of what fit flatters you? I feel I’m getting better at what works for me, but it took decades to work this out. Fitted clothing seems to be universally flattering. It…