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Observations about life from the far side of the hill

Susan started writing when she discovered, in retirement, that she looked terrible in golf clothes and canasta had way too many rules.  Looking for something personally meaningful to do that did not require wearing polo shirts, she enrolled in a class for fledging writers.  Not quite ready to tackle the great American novel, she began to write short, witty essays about life from the perspective of “a woman of a certain age.”

Deciding that the world needed another Erma Bombeck and\or Nora Ephron, with a bit of Andy Rooney thrown in for good measure, she went public. Susan created her blog, now called Susan’s Unfiltered Wit, where she continues to entertain her generation of pre-baby boomers and beyond with new posts twice a month.

The Grandma’s Guide to Gorgeous

It has recently come to my attention that my fashion image is in serious need of a makeover.  My entire wardrobe, which I believed to be tasteful and age-appropriate, is, in fact, quite boring.  And boring is not the look for which I was striving. This dismaying, and no doubt, costly, epiphany dawned via a newspaper article featuring women ranging in age from 60 to 94, who, based on eyewear that occupied three-quarters of their faces, appeared to be kindred spirits of Iris Apfel.  Their unique sense of style have made them internet stars, thereby anointing them as the new

By | July 16th, 2018|Categories: Fashion, Hair|9 Comments
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