Cathy wore what she liked to refer to as one of the handfull or so short hairstyles for women.

Short hairstyles for women of a certain age are popular, correct and right?

Cathy poses the question to us in a recent email to the Frowns help desk.

Yes Cathy that time in a women’s life where she is juggling, greys and hair lenghts that do nothing for her demeanor can lead her to throw in the long locks towel and settle for the hair style her own mother wore with pride for half a life time.

Our Cathy reminds us for  good measure of  her hairdresser limbo years! Continue reading


Frowns find the share on Facebook button

I’ll tell you one thing wannabe Frowns. This  share on Facebook  button lark is great craic and we believe it is really catching on.

Have a go Flo yourselves and report back to us here at the desk. We will make time even though I just know by the look on Carmel’s face she is sharing the photos from our last office night out and probably won’t here the pc bleep.

Searching your name on Google. Ah “Babs the Brave!”

Babs goes it alone - into cyber space.

Babs goes it alone – into cyber space.

Well didn’t our Babs go and do a search your name on Google herself.

A sort of selfie for real nerds, sure enough her profile pic from Facebook appeared and that photo some one had attached to her poem about pigs innards, that was there too. It all looked very wholesome she thought. Until out of the blue she Googled again,

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Bi annual chimney sweeping leaves a trail in its wake.

Gloria's man gets down and dirty.

Gloria’s man gets down and dirty.

There was a definite stink about the place after Gloria’s bi annual chimney sweeping. Continue reading


The Big M! No one is prepared to engage. Why?

When no one is prepared to engage what is a women to do?

When no one is prepared to engage what is a women to do?

The big M is a natural phase in a women’s life, one to be embraced like those dreaded monthly’s and blind boils. Continue reading


Getting down to it, now she’s sent the kids back to school.


Who ever invented house work should be shot.

She’s closed the front door behind them, sent the kids back to school. Good riddance ( ah not really… but you know the feeling.)

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Joyce tells us a tale of woe – DIY – because she has to.

big bum

Heave ho Joyce’s, a tale of woe.

Joyce is seen here ( a rear end view ) heaving a bed into “the wardrobe” as she likes to call it. A good mother our Joyce giving into to her children’s whims. Number two son wanted to go Harry Potter style and live in the walk in wardrobe. But without her man offering any assistance in the house our Joyce has to heave ho until she gets the bed into position.

She mentions it was a temporary whim, he moved out after a few months and the whole ” to the left, no right, right a bit more, watch me fingers will yea” had to  start over again.