Good questions

The writer of one my favourite blogs now has a book out: Barking up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong. I can’t wait for… Continue reading

It’s never too late

I was listening to an audiobook from Pema Chodron (that I’ve listened to a hundred times). This time her words “it’s never too late” hit me.  It really is never too late.

Where’s my user manual?

Science can be pretty dull. Except the parts that explain all the oddities of human behaviour. I love that stuff. I especially love to read about how our sub-conscious just messes up all… Continue reading

Food alternate facts

Sometimes I really wish that someone would just organise all my food and exercise for me (hell, my life), so I’d didn’t need to think about it. Sometimes I could quite happily just… Continue reading

Members Only

So I have been thinking a lot about this post by Catherine at Not Dressed As Lamb questioning why articles on Over 40 Style bloggers are not more varied. Why do they list… Continue reading

Over 40 Style update

Here’s my collection of over 40 style blogs. This isn’t a list of random sites. I regularly update this collection. As always, everyone’s tastes are different. So please don’t take my opinion too… Continue reading

Dooce is back

As I lay here post surgery, scouring the interwebs looking for something good to read, it is so good to know that Dooce is back. Three cheers.

Trinny or Susannah?

After reading this article in the Daily Mail about how Susannah (of Trinny and Susannah fame) has let herself go in her 50s, I felt some relief.     I definitely am on… Continue reading

Style Crush: Beatrice

I haven’t has a style crush moment in a while. After reading this post at Popsugar, Princess Beatrice is my new style crush. (There are 76 photos and they get better as they… Continue reading