Meet Tracey & Liz …

Hello… however you found us we are glad you did. We hope you’ll stick around a little while longer and explore some more.

So basically we are two Yorkshire lasses – Tracey and Liz.

Tracey is 46 and Liz has just turned 51.

We both have a lust for life. We have a huge interest in fashion, we love a good night out, all things beauty related, nights out, food, [especially la cake] photography, holidays… Oh and did we mention we like the odd night out!

We maybe ‘mature’ ladies but we still enjoy life and try where possible to give the youngsters a run for their money. Don’t they say older and wiser??

Our main objective is to keep it real and you’ll often hear us talking about our every increasing waistlines, bingo wings and camels toes. We don’t believe in taking ourselves too seriously!

We both work ; Liz full-time and Tracey part-time. This is just a little insight into what keeps us out of mischief when we aren’t there.

Tracey is a wannabe writer. She loves fashion but has no formal training. Often found with her head in Vogue. She knows alot about nothing so she’s maybe not the best person to ask for fashion advice. However some of her outfits might hopefully inspire you… especially her bag-lady chic.

Loves Cake , Freddo frogs….and men in nice suits.

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Tracey Loves the Cake …

A Romanticiser.

She wishes life was like an episode of Glee but with the wardrobe of Carrie Bradshaw. ‘All singing and dancing’ is her idea of perfect.

Eyes – green.
Hair – a mixture of alsorts…hankering after pink.
Skin – temperamental.
Height – 5ft 10.
Dress size – 12.
Shoe size – 6 with a dodgey right foot.
Self confessed geek.
Soundtrack to my lifeHeart of Glass – Blondie // Ziggy Stardust – David Bowie // Never Forget – Take That // I am , I said – Neil Diamond // November Rain – Guns & Roses.
Weakness – Mini eggs, Freddo frogs, McDonald’s chocolate milk shakes and a man wearing a good suit.
Famous for – amongst other things… drinking a pint of Guinness in 9 seconds, her ever-changing hair styles and surviving Island hopping around the Greek Islands for 7 weeks with just a tiny pack pack and no hair-dryer!

Very proud to have been born and bred in Sunny Sheffield.

Having lived with Cataplexy for the last 10 years, wants to highlight and help others.

Liz hails from Wakefield and is a yummy mummy to her 2 children Naomi and Jamie.

She has THE Best eyebrows in Yorkshire and talons to die for. A fond walker she can often be spotted ‘wiggling’ around Wakey.

Eyes – Blue
Hair – long and dark
Skin – Normal
Height – 5 ft 11
Dress size – 12

Please tell us what you love or you might not love so much about our blog. Its always nice to receive feedback.

We maybe a couple of over 40’s but we don’t bite. Well not that hard anyway!

Lastly some important bumf …

We very occasionally may use affiliate links within the blog (where relevant). We would however never push a product onto anybody that we didn’t love ourselves just to make money. The amount we make per item is usually pence, but hey, every little helps right!?

[It helps buy cake!]

Speaking of cake … we have a ‘Ladies who Lunch’ spot. This is basically an excuse for us to go out and enjoy a nice meal; it is worth noting however that we don’t have any qualifications in the food industry. We just like what we like and try to base the review fairly using the following criteria, but in our style which is very chatty and basic.

* value for money * atmosphere *service 

We occasionally get invited for a meal by the establishment itself but 95% of the time it’s usually off our own backs and paid for by ourselves.

We are often joined on our Ladies that Lunch dates by our fabulous friend and big supporter of the blog – Sue.

She’s a ‘naughty 60’ and it’s good to get her input too. We’ve got the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s covered!

Please stay a while and have a good look around. It’s nice to have you…

Liz & Tracey x

13 thoughts on “Meet Tracey & Liz …

  1. Angela flood says:

    Hi Ladies, akways love your blogs, I purchased the max factor lipstick and I love it!!!! Just waiting to get the Liz Earles products and I will let you know how I get on.
    Thanks again, and keep them coming.

    Lots of love from a mad obsessed beauty buying nutter.

    Angela Flood ( @croxleygreen )

    • lizandtracey says:

      Hello Angela,

      You don’t realise how happy that makes us both! yeh 🙂
      Thank you for leaving a comment and so glad you like the lipstick. We are always trying new products / places so hopefully can share some more with you… (oh no more spending!)

      Tracey & Liz xxx

  2. Beverley says:

    I love your blocks and tweets – I’m in my 50’s but fashion and fun are still a high priority. Live in Sheffield but work in Waky!

    • lizandtracey says:

      Thankyou Beverley that’s so lovely to hear. Thanks for putting a smile on my face. Sometimes you wonder if anybody is actually ‘listening’ and comments like yours reassure us that atleast there’s,a few. Have a lovely weekend, Tracey x

  3. Nicola says:

    Trace, that creamy cake looks just way too good…yummo! Love your About Us section, very funny. Following you on Instagram and thanks so much for following me @stylefix. Enjoy reading your posts. Sorry to hear about your cat, awful! Keep up the fun and lovely posts!

    • lizandtracey says:

      Thankyou … That cake was blinking delicious I can tell you. Cake of my dreams. I love your Instagram … I spend way too much time in there. Thanks again and thank you for taking the time to comment , Tracey x

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