Posts Tagged ‘women over 50’

FASHION FLASH! The BEST OF EVERYTHING in Beauty, Style, Health and More! SPRING 2014 EDITION!

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

FashionFlashNEWlogoI have the double honor of  hosting FASHION FLASH this week AND welcoming a fantastic new woman to our fabulous group of experts!

Debbi O’Shea, founder of the hugely popular site DivaDebbi, has joined FASHION FLASH, and will bring her brilliant POV about fashion and beauty to our weekly online mini-mag. We are thrilled to have her!
Okay . . . back to biz! Aren’t you so so so glad that winter is almost over? Now that we’ve finally pushed the clocks ahead it’s starting to feel like Spring is truly around the corner. And that means it’s time for a bit of beauty, style and health spring cleaning! And what better way to kick off the season where hope springs eternal than by hanging with the FASHION FLASH experts?
But, enough yakking. Now it’s time to kick off your heels, grab that glass of Pinot Noir or cup of green tea, relax and dig into this week’s edition of FASHION FLASH!
AND PLEASE, EVERYONE . . . IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU SEE: READ, LIKE, AND SHARE. YAY!
Diva-DebbiDivaDebbi, our newest Fashion Flash blogger, shares her favorite cleanser from Hada Labo. Debbi says, “I received it in a Glam Media goodie bag. It was so luxe I assumed it would have a price tag to match. It turned out to be both a cheap and cheerful find.” And now, it’s one of her favorites of all time!
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Are you eating like a man and gaining weight like a woman? Did you know that women metabolize carbohydrates differently than men?  Nutrition is the number one strategy for disease prevention and management, so how do we apply these gender differences to a woman’s life? Staness Jonekos, author of Eat Like a Woman, brings the latest science in women’s health and applies it to a practical 3-step 3-week program, so you can drop the pounds and feel better than ever. Watch the Eat Like a Woman book trailer.
Photo of Jodell RaymondBlackCatPlus says retail chain Target adds to its woes with the delay of the launch of its plus size clothing line. Hmmmm. What the heck are they waiting for?

 

FabOverForty logoAre those tired, puffy eyes starting to age you? Dana from Fab Over Forty likes these eye patches to brighten and make the eyes look more youthful.

 

nononsensebeauty logoDeb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog  explores a nutritional rock star.

f40 loggo-1Designers have taken inspiration from the sporting world and created game changing versions of athletic wear. Deborah Boland from Fabulous After 40 shows you how to wear dressed up versions of sporty chic in everyday life.
Moving Free with Mirabai logoTo weigh or not to weigh is the question. Mirabai Holland, Women’s Fitness Expert and founder of Moving Free with Mirabai weighs in with the answer!See if you practice all these etiquette tips for today’s modern woman.
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Jackie Silver from Aging Backwards went straight to the woman who was born into etiquette, Anna Post, great, great granddaughter of Emily Post.
Prime-Beauty logoCindy from Prime Beauty shares her secrets for her Top 10 face, eye and lip primers! 
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And, to close out the great tips you’re getting this week . . . here’s one from me: 5 REASONS YOU REALLY WANT TO DO THE PUSH-UP!
I WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! CONNECT WITH ME ON FACEBOOK, TWITTER, AND MY WEEKLY BLOGS ON AARP.org AND HUFFINGTON POST! AND DON’T FORGET TO TUNE INTO MY ORIGINAL SERIES FOR THE AARP YOUTUBE CHANNEL: THE BEST OF EVERYTHING AFTER 50!

FASHION FLASH! The BEST OF EVERYTHING in Beauty, Style, Health, Fitness and More for the Week of 11/18!

Monday, November 18th, 2013

FashionFlashNEWlogoOkay . . . it’s that time of the week! FASHION FLASH is ready for YOU! And this week it’s hosted by the fab website FabOverForty!

Want the latest info from some of the best experts in the country? And how about some really fun give-aways?

Well, enough yakking . . . just relax, kick off your heels, grab that cup of green tea or glass of pinot noir . . . and enjoy every article right here!

Pssst . . . my article this week talks about how women need to grab control of their health . . . and hold onto it!

Enjoy!

FASHION FLASH!! The Best of Everything in Beauty, Style, Health, Fitness and More for the Week of October 28th!

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

FashionFlashNEWlogoThis week’s FASHION FLASH is hosted by Black Cat Plus, the amazing website for plus size women!

But, don’t let me keep you from kicking up your  heels, grabbing a cup of green tea or glass of pinot noir . . . and enjoying every single terrific article from the fab women behind FASHION FLASH.

JUST DELVE IN RIGHT HERE . . .

I was interviewed by “Menopause Chit Chat”!

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

menopause chit chat Menopuase Chit Chat recently interviewed me about the best tips for living our best lives after 50 . . . and why I’ve become a fierce champion of positive aging. I hope you’ll spend a few minutes reading the interview . . . and add your thoughts to the ongoing conversation!

It’s all right here . . . MENOPAUSE CHIT CHAT INTERVIEW WITH BARBARA HANNAH GRUFFERMAN.

Do You Really Need Another Fitness App?

Friday, September 27th, 2013

exercise101I’m not a curmudgeonly Luddite. Far from  it. However, after reading an article in the New York Times a while back – “A Monitor of Health, Worn Lightly” – by technology writer David Pogue, I was mentally exhausted and ready to dump both my iPhone and UP by Jawbone in the garbage.

Instead, I got down on the floor and did 20 push-ups. (more…)

FASHION FLASH! The Best of Everything in Beauty, Fitness, Style and More for the week of August 26th!

Monday, August 26th, 2013

FashionFlashNEWlogoHi everyone! This week FASHION FLASH–the best online mini-mag for women over 45–is hosted by MOVING FREE WITH MIRABAI!

Summer is winding down, but all of us at FASHION FLASH are getting all geared up for fall! This week’s articles will tell you everything you need to know about getting rid of summer sun skin damage, dealing with belly fat, transforming your hair to look fab no matter what, how to get everything ‘below the belt’ strong and toned (that’s mine!), and so much more!

Enjoy these articles from some of the best bloggers in the country! Yay!