a woman of a certain age Posts

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…

November 11, 2015 / Life

A birthday celebration for the youngest member of our party—Max—who turns 12 today. As a baby, I used to call him,…

November 11, 2015 / Beauty

  Fabulous makeup deserves fabulous tools. And may I highly recommend the Zoeva Rose Gold Luxury Set. Comprised of eight essential…

November 11, 2015 / Beauty

As lovely and versatile as Charlotte Tilbury’s The Sophisticate matte eye palette is, even minimalist me needed—wanted—more than four shades. The Cocoa Blend eye…

November 6, 2015 / Smart Read
November 6, 2015 / Recipe of the Day

A rainy, grey morning is the perfect reason to bake biscuits. I’m not one to eat early, or much, and rather like…

November 4, 2015 / Front Row Fashion

It’s the small details that matter. A cape from the Versace AW 15 collection. The high-impact colour gets your attention first (named Red…