Barbara Hannah Grufferman

turning 50

FASHION FLASH–Best Online Mini-Mag for Women 45+

Welcome to FASHION FLASH — the best online mini-mag for women 45+! This week, BEST OF EVERYTHING AFTER 50 is the host, and I’ve got a bunch of great blogs . . . Read More

BERLIN STYLE: Why You Want It & How to Get It

When my husband, Howard, turned 60 this fall, I gave him a trip to  Berlin.  Rivaling London and Paris, the German capital has emerged as a mecca for food, historical sightseeing . . . Read More

Trending: Tidy Up the Japanese Way!

There’s no better way to kick off a brand new year (other than having a glass of bubbly rose’) than to rid your home and life of stuff you no . . . Read More


Want to start the New Year off looking, feeling and being simply fabulous? Everything you need to know is right here in this special New Year’s edition of FASHION FLASH, . . . Read More

Fishnets: To Wear or Not to Wear?

Not too long ago, 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 . . . Read More

SUNGLASSES: Best Frames for Fall

After turning 50, I stopped taking my eyes for granted and started to protect them. For years I sunbathed, frequently without wearing sunglasses. Rarely did I think about how I . . . Read More