Barbara Hannah Grufferman

aging

My Blue Period

I’ve always been a bit of a late bloomer and never once have I referred to myself as an early adopter. Trends and . . . well . . . just about everything . . . need to grow on me–sometimes quite slowly–before they “take.” That’s why I’m only now wearing blue nail polish.

Fishnets: To Wear or Not to Wear?

An article in The Daily Mail (usually a blast of a read, with the prerequisite dry British humour–yes I spelled it the way they do–thrown in) stopped me in my tracks. I had actually been planning my outfit for a luncheon event and had decided to forgo my usual black on black and go with a peachy, swingy (but knee-length) skirt with . . . Read More

Confused About the Latest Reports on Vitamin D? You’re Not Alone!

Why does it sometimes seem as though the medical community purposely wants to confuse, confound and worry us with a continuous flow of reports that are often at odds?

I’M HOSTING ‘FASHION FLASH’ THIS WEEK! CHECK OUT ALL THE LATEST NEWS ON HEALTH, STYLE, BEAUTY AND MORE . . . RIGHT HERE!

I’m thrilled that this week BestofEverythingAfter50.com is hosting “Fashion Flash” . . . bringing you all the latest tips, advice and news on how to feel, look and be your best, straight from some of the coolest women bloggers around! I hope you’ll take the time to get to know each and every one of them by checking out their sites, . . . Read More

Vitamin D: You Know You Want it . . .

Some great news was just released that is sure to make big believers in the power of vitamin D smile, and maybe just a little smug. Not only is this little “vitamin that could” essential for keeping our brain cells healthy and percolating as we age, but taken with calcium, it offers a host of other health benefits, too. I got to . . . Read More

INTRODUCING FABULOUS ‘FASHION FLASH’!!

I’ve just joined an amazing group of women bloggers in something called ‘FASHION FLASH‘! Every week we each submit a blog and one of us serves as ‘host’ so all the blogs can be shared! Fun! The information runs the gamut from skin care, to health and fitness, nutrition, style, and so much more . . . all geared to making . . . Read More