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How to wear shorts over 40

I hate shorts. I have always hated them but it's mutual, they hate me too. I am all for wearing what makes you happy and it makes me happy to hide my white, thighs. In fact, it makes me very happy. A lovely reader asked for some advice on shorts. So, I went out of my comfort zone (long jeans) and on a mission to decide what shorts I would wear, why and how. How to wear … [Read More...]

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The reality of a blogger: Behind the scenes of an Instagram photo

I love looking through Instagram feeds and being inspired by all these clever, stylish people with amazing, professional looking images. I dream of a life like that. … [Read More...]

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How to create Beachy waves in 5 minutes

I have been watching my hairdresser create waves in my hair for years. I have tried many, many times to recreate them but always managed to create a half straight, … [Read More...]

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30 Plus Style and Beauty Link up featuring Styled by Bec

Bec from Style by Bec is the latest member of the 30+ club!! Not only is Bec a Stylist and Personal Shopper, she is a mum to three littlies and a Plumber! 30 Plus Style and Beauty Link up featuring Styled by Bec Why did you start blogging? And has it … [Read More...]

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How to wear shorts over 40

I hate shorts. I have always hated them but it's mutual, they hate me too. I am all for wearing what makes you happy and it makes me happy to hide my white, thighs. In fact, it makes me very happy. A lovely reader asked for some advice on shorts. So, I … [Read More...]

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Daily Style: Striped Dress 2 outfits

Today was a morning of shopping and then an afternoon of play. I am wearing my Bohemian Traders Ahoy dress, I don't have model's legs, so I have pulled the matching skirt under it. This gives a little more length and has the added security of letting me … [Read More...]

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My Styling Hell

Yesterday was a busy day, I had meetings, an event, school drop offs & pick up and lots of running around. Normally, this is not a problem. I dressed in clothes that I normally could run a marathon in if necessary. What I forgot to take into account was … [Read More...]

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30+ Style and Beauty link up featuring Suger Coat it

I love, love, love Melissa from Suger Coat it. She is one of the first bloggers I met in real life and she is exactly like you would expect. She is gorgeous, stylish and funny. 30+ Style and Beauty link up featuring Suger Coat it Why did you start … [Read More...]

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Style it Project: White Eyelet Dress – Look 2

The Style it Project piece this month is a fantastic White Eyelet dress from Mix Apparel (worn before here). This dress is only $39! The Style it Project: White Eyelet Dress - Look 2 Today I am looking after sick children, so I'm dressing the dress right … [Read More...]

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Deja Vu: Chambray Shirts

I own quite a few chambray shirts. I love them! I would wear them for most of the year and then swap them for a denim vest when it gets too hot. I pretty much live in denim or chambray. Deja Vu: Chambray Shirts I love that it doesn't matter what your budget … [Read More...]

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It’s Personal: My funk and my plan

I'm not usually a downer, but I've decided to share and hope that you are my motivation and inspiration and maybe I can do the same for you. I've been in a funk for the last year or two. I had a shit time personally and I haven't been looking after myself. … [Read More...]

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Mini Room Makeover under $250

When I was offered the opportunity to collaborate with Super Amart and do a mini room makeover I jumped at the opportunity. I've been watching The Block and I'm totally inspired. PLUS, my upstairs lounge room had been taken over by my children, with their … [Read More...]

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My Tae Kwon Do Tournament

There is no beauty or style posts today, because I am sore and too lazy to put an outfit together. So, instead I've decided to tell you about the tournament yesterday that is the cause of my soreness. Yesterday was our final Tae Kwon Do (TKD) Tournament for … [Read More...]