I’m delighted to be hosting FASHION FLASH this week, and thrilled to tell you that our group of fabulous FASHION FLASH fashionistas continues to grow!!

FASHION FLASH–the best online mini-mag for women in midlife–has recently welcomed a few fab websites: SocietyWellness, DivaDebbi, ChicAtAnyAge, and SecondLivesClub

The women of FASHION FLASH are experts in health, fitness, style, makeup, hair, relationships, work, and everything in between, to help you live your best life . . . no matter what your age.

And that’s what POSITIVE LIVING is all about!

But enough yakking! It’s time to kick up your heels, grab that gorgeous glass of pinot noir or cup of green tea and dig in! Don’t forget to share with all your chic chicas on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest! Yay!


No Nonsense Beauty Blog for FF DebChase-300x87Does Beauty Matter? Deb of No-NonsenseBeautyBlog dives into this controversial question, and gives us the inside scoop!

society-wellness-BANNER_FASHION-FLASHSociety Wellness thinks we need to add some muscle for overall health and wellbeing. We hear this a lot, but here’s another opportunity to find out all the ways we can get strong. No more excuses!

Moving-Free-with-Mirabai-logo1 What do your bones have in common with the Eiffel Tower? Women’s Health and Fitness Expert, Mirabai Holland gives you the answer.

WebFabOVER-forty-large2Summer weather can make hair frizzy so FabOverForty shows us how to create soft, frizz free curls.

PRIMEBEAUTYScreen-Shot-2012-05-28-at-6.15.05-AM-300x62Prime Beauty has rounded up some of her favorite bright spring and summer nail polishes plus nine more bloggers pitch in with their top 10.


second-lives-club_Fashion-Flash-copySecondLivesClub will inspire you with this story about one woman’s next chapter. She brings joy to children with the floating pools her nonprofit had built for the underserved communities around New York City.
CHIC-AT-ANY-AGE-LOGO_Fachion-FlashDo you spend too much time searching for that perfect dress you can wear every day and also “dress up” for special occasions?  ChicAtAnyAge shows you some of the best options!
ABwithRlogoCrazy colors are all the rage for nails, but the French Manicure never goes out of style. Jackie Silver from AgingBackwards.com has tips for French tips.
www.blackcatplus.com_-300x991News Flash! Jodelle from BlackCatPlus reports that Abercrombie & Fitch undergoes a huge makeover that includes offering plus size clothing in response to sagging sales. Yay!
DivaDebbi-LOGODivaDebbi finally went under the knife–the Derma Planing knife that is–and she’ll tell you all about this low-tech, super-exfoliating treatment. The tricky part is finding an expert to perform it, but no worries! Everything you need to know is right here.
BOE-FB_ThumbAnd lastly . . . please visit BestofEverythingAfter50 every day to check out my new DAILY TIPS FOR POSITIVE LIVING — 15-second videos to help you live your best life at any age!
Until next time, remember this: we can’t control getting older . . . but . . . we can control how we do it!
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