Plus 40 Fabulous: The Holiday Edit

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  So this is the first month of #Plus40Fabulous under new management!  Myself and Cathy are taking up the reigns for a while to give Leah and Mookie a well deserved rest to concentrate on their health and some other projects they have in hand, although they are still both very much part of the group, and will always be the creators of the hashtag.  Do also check out the FB page Cathy and I are also helping with here for future updates. Cathy came[Read more]

Plus 40 Fabulous – April Edition – Skin Care

I’ve been a bit off radar recently as you know, so I have missed a few months of this great monthly group challenge…. However, make sure  you catch up with the other ladies, if you haven’t already. This month Mookie came up with the idea of skincare regime, which is a toughie for me really.  Ever since I was in my 20’s I have dabbled every now and again, bought all the latest products by re-mortgaging my house, carried out the[Read more]

#Plus40Fabulous January Edition – Fashion Icons of our Childhood

Welcome to this month’s theme, which was picked by Lee who said: “How about we talk about how our teens/childhood influence our choices in clothes and things today.” I was born in the mid 70’s, so really the 80’s is my time when I started to really know my own mind when it came to fashion.  I can particularly recall my 9th birthday (’83) and I was having a party.  I went shopping for an outfit with my Mum and Nan,[Read more]

Plus 40 Fabulous – An Introduction

I am plus size, over 40 and pretty goddamn fabulous, if you ask me!  There are many of us out there, over that dreaded age threshold, where you are expected to fade to beige and disappear into the background because we are now deemed past our sell by date….. But there are also many of us who will refuse to do any of this, me included if you hadn’t already noticed, and we should not be dismissed, and pushed aside.  This[Read more]