a woman of a certain age Posts

November 15, 2015 / Life

A day in the city. We used to live in this city, and before that a much, much larger city; and now we live…

November 14, 2015 / Beauty

Christie Brinkley, who is an unbelievable age of 61 and doesn’t look a day over her supermodel days, has just launched…

November 14, 2015 / Uncategorised
November 13, 2015 / Beauty

Beauty starts with good skin. And, the better your skin, the less makeup you need. The best products for your skin…

November 12, 2015 / Beauty

Shades for Fall. Not for the faint-of-heart nailpolish. Brilliant with black. Be brave. Oxblood Red: Essie, Berry Hard Deep Plum: Nars, Fury    …

November 12, 2015 / Recipe of the Day

Lunch around here usually consists of sandwiches. Sometimes with soup. Or just soup and home-made bread. But pizza is the ultimate…

November 12, 2015 / Life

aka the egg yolk conundrum. What do you do with twenty egg yolks? I’m sure Google knows. Lemon curd? There is birthday cake…

November 12, 2015 / Recipe of the Day

Oh, the excitement of a birthday! It is always a family affair in our home; we’ve never done the birthday hullabaloo…

November 11, 2015 / Life

On this day, 70 years hence, may we all take a moment to remember.

November 11, 2015 / Front Row Fashion

Every so often I am inadvertently on trend. According to The Zoe Report, brooches are having a renaissance right now. So…