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What’s the Best Eye Makeup for Mature Women? We Have Answers!
2 days ago

What’s the Best Eye Makeup for Mature Women? We Have Answers!

There are tons of eye products that we can choose from to enhance our looks. But do we know how and where to apply them? Celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole is here today to discuss the best techniques and products she has encountered. Enjoy the show! Read More

Silver is the New Black: How to Transition to Grey Hair Like a Boss
4 days ago

Silver is the New Black: How to Transition to Grey Hair Like a Boss

Honesty has its advantages. You don’t have to remember who you said what to. You don’t have to back-peddle nearly as much. And when it comes to hair, you don’t have to chase that damn white stripe. Read More

7 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Casual Outfits as a Modern Mature Woman
6 days ago

7 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Casual Outfits as a Modern Mature Woman

Culture is trending more casual than ever before. Men and women used to dress up just to go downtown and do their shopping. Now – at least in some parts of the world – it’s not at all unusual to see folks shopping in their pajamas. Read More

Do You Love Wearing White in Winter?
1 week ago

Do You Love Wearing White in Winter?

I’m sure we all remember the “rules” that governed how to dress as we were growing up. I realize that it’s hard to change our thinking about something we’ve heard over and over throughout life. However, I do feel like it’s important to be open to new ideas and styles, too. It keeps us young and modern! Read More

Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

To Eat or Not Eat… Meat – A Diet After 60 Decision Worth Debating
4 hours ago

To Eat or Not Eat… Meat – A Diet After 60 Decision Worth Debating

I am proud to be a farmer’s daughter and cherish my memories growing up on the farm. The first lambs and calves of the year meant spring was finally here. Winning a blue ribbon for my show pig at the county fair is an early accomplishment I’ll never forget. Read More

How to Recover from an Illness Luxuriously… Even if You Aren’t Made of Money
4 hours ago

How to Recover from an Illness Luxuriously… Even if You Aren’t Made of Money

Being sick is never fun. There are two schools of being ill: “Stop the world I want to get off,” (that’s me) or the stoic, “It’s nothing,” and carry on. I don’t know how the “it’s nothing” people do it. My body and soul say, Arthur Miller style, “Attention must be paid.”
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How Muscle Building Exercises Help You to Lose Weight After 60
1 day ago

How Muscle Building Exercises Help You to Lose Weight After 60

If you read my article about metabolism, you recall that weight is determined not only by how much you eat, but also by how efficiently your body burns off calories. Read More

Start Your Day the Natural Way: 5 Energizing Alternatives to Coffee
1 day ago

Start Your Day the Natural Way: 5 Energizing Alternatives to Coffee

The morning cup of coffee is essential for many and is a trusted friend through early starts with children, grandchildren and morning meetings. But for those of us who are looking for ways to cut down caffeine levels, there are other great and healthy options to start the day. Read More

Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Mature Dating Mystery Solved! Here’s the One Thing Older Men Really Look for in a Woman
2 days ago

Mature Dating Mystery Solved! Here’s the One Thing Older Men Really Look for in a Woman

What do men really want when it comes to mature dating? Are they simply looking for someone younger than them? Do they want someone who makes them feel useful? Or, is there some other key to an older man’s heart? Senior dating expert, Lisa Copeland, is here to help us figure this out. Enjoy the show! Read More

3 Tips for Keeping Mature Women Safe from Real-Life Scammers
3 days ago

3 Tips for Keeping Mature Women Safe from Real-Life Scammers

By  •  Dating

Scammers are one of the biggest fears women face when dating in their 50s and 60s. You used to only see online scams of men from third world countries using pictures of models to lure women in. Read More

Older and Dating Online? 5 Ways to Stop Taking Things Personally
3 weeks ago

Older and Dating Online? 5 Ways to Stop Taking Things Personally

“Don’t take things personally,” a good friend said years ago, back when I started internet dating. “He doesn’t know you.” Read More

How a Single Older Woman Can Meet 150 New People in 3 Hours
3 weeks ago

How a Single Older Woman Can Meet 150 New People in 3 Hours

Recently, I wrote an article about being single and feeling fabulous about it. The response was enormous and the comments were enlightening! Read More

Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

Ultimate Family Time: A Multigenerational Safari to South Africa
5 days ago

Ultimate Family Time: A Multigenerational Safari to South Africa

By  •  Travel

“Multigenerational travel” has been a buzzword for a few years now. Who can argue with the brochure-ready images of grandparents, adult children, and grandkids all sharing in the joys a family adventure can bring? Read More

My Top 10 Cruise Packing Tips… and My New Travel Website!
1 week ago

My Top 10 Cruise Packing Tips… and My New Travel Website!

By  •  Travel

I have a passion for cruising like many women in our Sixty and Me community. So, I recently started a new website called She Cruises – for women of all ages who love to cruise!

You can find all my She Cruises posts at www.shecruises.com but I wanted to feature one article that I think is of interest to any woman who is curious about how to prepare and pack. Read More

Reaching the Seventh Continent: My Journey to Antarctica
2 weeks ago

Reaching the Seventh Continent: My Journey to Antarctica

By  •  Travel

There aren’t many places left in the world to feel like a true explorer. Antarctica is one of them.

In early November 2018, I was lucky enough to fulfill a dream and be part of a 13-day learning adventure to Antarctica with Road Scholar — the not-for-profit educational travel organization for adults. Read More

How This 60+ Canadian Traveler Almost Ended Up in a Chinese Prison
3 weeks ago

How This 60+ Canadian Traveler Almost Ended Up in a Chinese Prison

I may be over 60, retired, and Canadian, but that doesn’t mean I’d willingly cause an international incident! No way I’m going to be in the spotlight, even if life is pushing me in that peculiar direction. Read More

Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

When it Comes to Making Money in Retirement, is $500 Better than $100,000?
1 week ago

When it Comes to Making Money in Retirement, is $500 Better than $100,000?

Do you know what older adults fear most? Is it death? Nope. Getting a serious illness? Not even close. According to a survey by the financial company Allianz, baby boomers fear running out of money in retirement more than anything else.

Specifically, they found that 43% of boomers feared outliving their savings. That’s more than the percentage of people who feared cognitive decline and loneliness combined! Read More

3 Benefits to Starting a Business After 50 that Have Nothing to do with Money
2 weeks ago

3 Benefits to Starting a Business After 50 that Have Nothing to do with Money

As we approach retirement, it’s natural to think about how we are going to support ourselves in the decades ahead. Starting a business is an option, but, most of us don’t know where to start. In addition, we are constantly exposed to images of 20-something entrepreneurs succeeding. If the media is to be believed, older entrepreneurs don’t stand a chance. Or do they? Read More

Live Bolder as You Grow Older by Replenishing Your Energy Checking Account
2 weeks ago

Live Bolder as You Grow Older by Replenishing Your Energy Checking Account

By  •  Making Money

Aging? Anti-aging? What’s your vocabulary, and what does it say about growing older?

To me, the word aging suggests we’re going in the wrong direction, and anti-aging suggests we’re fighting against it tooth and nail. Neither feels quite right to me.

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4 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score So You Can Retire in Style
2 weeks ago

4 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score So You Can Retire in Style

If you’re like most people, you spent your 50s working hard and dreaming about all the wonderful things you’d have time for once you retired. Maybe you planned to go on a Caribbean cruise, learn to play the cello, or buy a beach house with a view and spend your days with your nose in a book. Read More

Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

An Insider’s Guide to Retiring in Bali
1 day ago

An Insider’s Guide to Retiring in Bali

I retired in Bali… can you?

Retirement crept up on me. I had excellent health, meager savings and a severe case of age-appropriate denial. Then, three friends died of cancer within eighteen months. I wasn’t yet sixty-one. All younger than I, they had unrealized dreams and unfinished lives. Read More

Travel After 60: Cancelling Our Trip Felt Good – Can You Believe It?
3 days ago

Travel After 60: Cancelling Our Trip Felt Good – Can You Believe It?

This past summer, my husband and I kept running into people who had been to Europe on bike trips. Every conversation fed our intrigue and we started looking into a self-guided bike trip through Austria, Slovenia, and Croatia. Read More

Music for the Ages: The Wheel That Makes Life Transitions Bearable
3 days ago

Music for the Ages: The Wheel That Makes Life Transitions Bearable

The music of my youth was more than melody and words. It was a kind of guidance into adult life, a soundtrack for thoughts and feelings that I didn’t know how to reach on my own but were given to me by the likes of Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Paul Simon, and James Taylor. Read More

60 and Wondering What to Do with Your Life? Start a Blog!
4 days ago

60 and Wondering What to Do with Your Life? Start a Blog!

How many blogs do you read in an average week? Have you ever wondered whether you should start a blog of your own? Read More

Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

5 Reasons I Am Becoming a Grumpy Old Woman in My 60s
3 hours ago

5 Reasons I Am Becoming a Grumpy Old Woman in My 60s

By  •  Mindset

I would guess that most people who know me see me as a cheerful older woman, with a good life and little to complain about. All this is true. Yet, at the same time, I can feel myself turning into a Grumpy Old Woman. Read More

Mastering the Delicate Art of Knowing When to Let Go
4 hours ago

Mastering the Delicate Art of Knowing When to Let Go

By  •  Mindset

Learning when to let go is one of life’s most important lessons. Whether we’re leaving a loved one or they are leaving us, there comes a time to make a choice that demonstrates who we are and what we value, regardless of what other people may think. Read More

Writing an Autobiography Can Help You to Find Happiness After 60
2 days ago

Writing an Autobiography Can Help You to Find Happiness After 60

The stories of our lives are based on our everyday experiences, but, writing an autobiography that fairly represents our accomplishments is up to us. We decide how to interpret what we have done and what has happened to us. Read More

19 Lessons Your Conscious Mind Can Teach You Every Day: Are You Up to Learn?
4 days ago

19 Lessons Your Conscious Mind Can Teach You Every Day: Are You Up to Learn?

Today Is Everyday,

And everyday is an opportunity

to learn something fabulous about who You Are. Read More

Sixty and Me is an online magazine and a global community of over 500,000 women over 60. Our mission is to empower and motivate women to find their own voice and value in a transitional time of life that offers so much new opportunity. Topics covered on Sixty and Me include makeup for older women, senior dating, retirement planning, fashion for older women, senior travel, grandchildren and more. Thanks for being a part of our community!