Turning 40

I remember my 40th birthday clearly.  I was sitting on the Tube going in to London and was thinking how on earth I had hit 40 already.  It seemed such a grand old age but I didn’t feel any different and I don’t think I really looked any different.  Well, no different to 39 anyway.  I think I had got my midlife crisis out of the way when I was about 27.

That was when I started to panic about turning 30 which at the time seemed so old.  Continue reading “Turning 40”

Hello and welcome to my blog

My first post.  And what to write?  I guess I should keep it simple and just say hello and thank you for finding Fab After Forty.  It is aimed at all the women out there who are over 40 and dealing with all the changes that are coming your way but who also still feel relevant and are still interested in fashion and beauty but are starting to feel a bit lost.  I certainly don’t have the answers to everything but at least finding someone who shares what you might be experiencing is a good first step…..