Top 10 Favorite Fashion Items In 2010

Fashion is always changing and that is why we love it!  There is never a shortage of tips and tricks to help us look fresh and updated! Here are our 10 favorite items that we used more or wore most often:

  • A wrap dress (great with boots in the winter or bare legged and peep toe heels in the summer )

wrap dress

  • Mac Paint Pot (cream color called Painterly, put it on your lids and you make up will stay on all day!)


  • Hair volumizer/mouse (VO 5 is a great one that is cheap and works!)

VO 5 mouse

  • a Vest (casual or fur vest) This one is a Windstopper by Gortex.

woman over 40 vest




  • Grow you eyelashes (JJ tested nu Lash and it worked great!)

  • Boston Proper (great catalogue for inexpensive but good quality and fashionable basics, like this tank top)

  • A stretch belt (Suzi Roher, can you believe this belt has stretch in it! ) This brand is our favorite but you can find other versions that are less expensive.

  • Cashmere sweater dress  (Can also wear with dark tights and boots in winter and legging and flats in spring)

The Blogging Boomer Carnival , a round-up of the best lifestyle boomer blogs for boomer women has other tips you might enjoy.  This week it is hosted by The Boomer Chronicles, written by Rhea Becker.

Where Did The Term Mid-life Crisis Come From?

This week the Blogging Boomers Carnival- a round-up of the best lifestyle boomer blogs for boomer women,  is being hosted by Life Two, where they are exploring the term “mid-life crisis”.
              midlife crisis

It seems that  Galil Sheehy’s book , Passages was the first to put the term in the mainstream and that books on the subject are on the rise!

Find out more on this and other boomer topics at this weeks Blogging Boomers Carnival!

How to Fit better into your Clothes… Eat Healthier!

diet after 40

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Blogging Boomers #185

women over 40

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Fascinating Lifestyle Tips for Women Over 40

happy woman over 40

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What Is The Difference Between A Leopard And A Cougar?

This could be a cougar in a leopard dress?

Trying to stay on top of all the "lingo" these days can be daunting! We wrote a post a few weeks ago with a play on words...cougars and leopards. For those who haven't heard, we Glam Gals were not … Continue Reading

Soups On! At this Week’s Blogging Boomers Carnival

Leek and potato soup sounds really good arount this time of the year!

As we prepare to update our fall wardrobe don't forget to feed your tummy with some yummy home made soup made with goodies from your local farmer! Find out a great recipe for Leek and potato soup … Continue Reading

Can Being Slim Make You Happier?


A New study has revealed that 'being slim makes a woman happier than any man could'. To read more on this and other Boomer articles go the Blogging Boomers Carnival- a round-up of the best … Continue Reading

At Least One Of Us Still Has A Brain!

MIT Professor of Physics Nergis Mavalvala PhD ’97 has won a MacArthur 'genius' grant. Photo courtesy of the MacArthur Foundation

With all the joking about how after 40 we start losing our brain, we were excited to hear that the latest MacArthur Genius Grant winner is a 42 year old woman,  Nergis Mavalvala who is a  quantum … Continue Reading

Is Your Body In Shape And What About Your Brain?

Is there a way to keep your brain in shape?

You come out of shopping for a few hours at the mall and you stand there for a second or where did I park my car? Or you walk into your bedroom and then stand there thinking...what did I … Continue Reading