Category Archives: Fashion

Coloured Jeans, Baukjen Dresses and Cropped Trousers

It’s been a little while since I shared some of my latest purchases so I thought now was as good as any.  Of course the day after I admit defeat clothing wise and buy 2 pairs of skinny jeans it … Continue reading

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My Changing Wardrobe

One of the nice things about starting blogging, especially a blog about my age, is that I feel a small pressure to get my act together on the clothing front.  I’ve also got into the habit of reading other bloggers, … Continue reading

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The Generation that grew up with “Friends”

I don’t know if it’s just me, but I feel like we are a little bit of the lucky generation.  Not lucky in that we have more money or more opportunity, but that we are considered in society and marketing, … Continue reading

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Shopping – 41 year old style

Remember that day of shopping I had back in mid February?  The brilliant day organised by my husband that was also supposed to contain an opportunity to sit and read and chill out in a café that didn’t happen because … Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Makeup Lesson

The appointment was at 2pm and I had a mild panic at 1.52pm when I was still in the Mint Velvet Changing room in John Lewis with my arms up in the air and a top stuck between my shoulders … Continue reading

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Aspirins on an ironing board

Bee Stings, Fairy pillows, Mosquito bites….do you know what I’m talking about.  Let me spell it out.  Small Breasts.  I wanted to do a post about small breasts because I have them.  All cup size 36AA of them.  The pressure … Continue reading

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I’m getting old. I don’t think I’ve mentioned it, but I’m making a far bigger leap into the unknown this coming Wednesday (6th, in case you were wondering) than I did when it all happened a year ago.  I’m actually … Continue reading

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