40+ style shop

The 40+Style shop contains all products that have either been featured on the site or that I personally really like. All of these are suitable for women over 40 and this shop is a great starting point to your shopping.

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Activities in Tromso, Norway - raindeer sledding - ice fishing

Following my first travel report on Tromsø, in Northern Norway, today I will talk a bit more about all the activities we did and experiences we had.

On the first day of our stay we booked a tour with snow mobiles. My husband and I shared one and Luca went with the instructor. After a few instructions on how to handle these big machines, off we went. [click to continue…]

Do you blend in or stand out

I have talked before about the enormous amount of black and dark clothes on the streets in Europe. I imagine it’s similar in the colder US states.

I understand it. Really I do.

Dressing for the winter or colder weather is tough and black is just practical. It does not stain so much and goes with everything. I’m sure I would wear more black too in winter.

Or is there another reason that we all opt for the same kind of clothing? In summer it’s not that much different. [click to continue…]


how to add wear the flower trend

Although I personally feel that the graphical trend is stronger and hipper this season (and it’s the trend I will mainly be focussing on), a lot of shops in Holland featured lots of flowers. This is certainly a trend that we have seen on the spring 2013 catwalks as well with designers like Zac Posen, Preen  and Prada. [click to continue…]