a woman of a certain age Posts

May 31, 2019 / Libations

The forecast is for sunny weather for the foreseeable future, so stock up the fridge with rosé. In this case, I’d advise…

May 31, 2019 / Life

The garden is in spectacular bloom. In all the lush freshness and tender green of Spring. It’s a cornucopia of colour.…

May 27, 2019 / Beauty

Oh, the irony! We spent years trying to banish shine; matte was our motto. Fast forward decades and we are doing…

May 24, 2019 / Beauty

Have you ever stood at the mirror, scissors in hand, in utter exasperation with your hair? That was the drastic scenario…

May 20, 2019 / Life

It’s been a long weekend in Canada, and today we are celebrating Victoria Day. Queen Victoria was the first Queen of Canada,…

May 19, 2019 / Front Row Fashion

Where do you look for fashion inspiration? For me, it used to be fashion magazines. Albeit before—but even long after—the advent…

May 17, 2019 / Books

What happens when you love books and you love to cook? You collect cookbooks of course! We are moving soon, but…

May 12, 2019 / Beauty
May 7, 2019 / Beauty

Do you tailor a systematic approach to skin care or do you a mix-and-match a cocktail of products to target your concerns?…

May 3, 2019 / Front Row Fashion

What do you wear to sleep? A fellow shopper and I were recently bemoaning the fact that there are no full-length…