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Make Me Blush! How to Use Cream Blush After 50 to Get a Stunning Look
3 hours ago

Make Me Blush! How to Use Cream Blush After 50 to Get a Stunning Look

For a great many mature women, powder blush just doesn’t work any more. In fact, powder in general can make your skin look dry, causing you to appear much older than you are.

However, used the correct way, a combination of cream and powder is an easy way to perk up your look and give your face a healthy, long-lasting blush of color. Watch this video for all the details – and a few special makeup over 50 tips! Read More

Fashion After 50: 4 *MUST HAVE* Accessories You May Be Missing
4 hours ago

Fashion After 50: 4 *MUST HAVE* Accessories You May Be Missing

Accessories are very important for a look that grabs the attention. Do you know how to choose yours properly? Tune in to our conversation with fashion blogger Jodie Filogomo who’s here to talk about the must-have accessories in our wardrobe. Enjoy the show! Read More

7 Tips for a Pretty Pedicure After 60 (#7 Is a Real Surprise!)
2 days ago

7 Tips for a Pretty Pedicure After 60 (#7 Is a Real Surprise!)

A relaxing spa pedicure is a welcome treat year-round. However, getting that pedicure and keeping the polish pristine, as fall quickly approaches, presents a formidable challenge. Read More

Fashion After 60 Advice: 9 Things to Throw Out of Your Closet
2 days ago

Fashion After 60 Advice: 9 Things to Throw Out of Your Closet

When it comes to closet space, it always seems to not be enough. Do you have things that don’t belong there anymore? Join us in conversation with model and style expert Dorrie Jacobson who has some closet secrets to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

Pop Quiz: What Fun, Effective NASA Exercise Can Help Women Over 60 Stay Healthy?
3 hours ago

Pop Quiz: What Fun, Effective NASA Exercise Can Help Women Over 60 Stay Healthy?

I’m always curious about learning new health habits that are super effective but also fun. My firm belief is that if it’s not fun, it’s not sustainable. Life is full of unpleasant tasks, so why make exercise one of them? If ‘bootcamp’ is in the name, count me out. Read More

4 Fall Fitness Tips for Older Women: How to Stay Fit (and Safe!) This Autumn
4 hours ago

4 Fall Fitness Tips for Older Women: How to Stay Fit (and Safe!) This Autumn

While in some parts of the country it feels like summer simply won’t let up, in other parts the cooler temperatures are really starting to set in. Read More

Is Bike Riding Still an Option for Those Over 60?
1 day ago

Is Bike Riding Still an Option for Those Over 60?

If you’ve ever been asked this question, you know the answer is a resounding YES. For many of us, it’s difficult to imagine our parents on a bicycle in their 60s, 70s and even 80s. Luckily, things have changed. Read More

5 Simple Techniques to Naturally Boost Your Energy After 60
2 days ago

5 Simple Techniques to Naturally Boost Your Energy After 60

How many of us, still in the working universe – or maybe working from home – think they need coffee to boost their energy and jump-start their day? How many of us wake up with a fuzzy brain and mindlessly think a shot of java will do it for them? Read More

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

Dos and Don’ts to Keep in Mind When Dating After 50: How to Kill It on a First Meet
4 days ago

Dos and Don’ts to Keep in Mind When Dating After 50: How to Kill It on a First Meet

I remember my first ever online-booked meet. I can still picture walking up to the door of the restaurant and pulling it open. Read More

Are You Afraid of Online Dating in Your 60s? Here Are 3 Ways to Take Control
1 month ago

Are You Afraid of Online Dating in Your 60s? Here Are 3 Ways to Take Control

By  •  Dating

After being single for several months, I felt it was time to get back up on the dating horse – but I was too afraid of online dating after 50.

Well, online dating is pretty much the way of the world nowadays, and if you want to meet someone single of the opposite sex, or same sex, your best chance for success is the internet. Read More

Being a “Cougar” May Be Popular, but Is It Good for Your Health?
1 month ago

Being a “Cougar” May Be Popular, but Is It Good for Your Health?

Have you seen our article about rapper Curtis Jackson, more commonly known as 50 Cent, who has admitted to having a ‘thing’ for actress Helen Mirren, who, at 73, is 30 years his senior? Read More

5 Signs You’re Addicted to The Wrong Man and What you Can Do About It
2 months ago

5 Signs You’re Addicted to The Wrong Man and What you Can Do About It

By  •  Dating

When I first started dating in my 40s, I fell in love with a man who was the wrong type for me. During the two and a half years we were together, we broke up at least three different times. Read More

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

8 Tips to Help You Clear Airport Security Fast with Carry-On Only (Consider #4!)
4 days ago

8 Tips to Help You Clear Airport Security Fast with Carry-On Only (Consider #4!)

Airports can be stressful. This could be your first trip and negotiating the maze of buildings is challenging. There are so many people, corridors, signs, shops and distractions. Read More

3 Travel Tips for Mature Women Who Love Solo Adventures (#1 Can Save You $1,000s!)
5 days ago

3 Travel Tips for Mature Women Who Love Solo Adventures (#1 Can Save You $1,000s!)

By  •  Travel

Traveling solo and living like a local is a dream many older women share. The thought of immersing yourself in a culture you find fascinating is alluring. However, many mature women never take the plunge, letting their apprehensions override their desires. If you are looking for ways to travel off the beaten path but still feel safe and comfortable, you will enjoy today’s video with Shila Desai! Read More

This Travel Adventure on a Luxurious Private Jet Has Everyone Talking
6 days ago

This Travel Adventure on a Luxurious Private Jet Has Everyone Talking

By  •  Travel

Martha, a retired teacher, who is now a hospital chaplain and United Methodist minister in Austin, Texas; Kaye, a retired financial analyst for the city of Portland, Oregon; and Judith, a former product manager for the telecom industry living in Andover, Massachusetts are among a group of 54 avid learners who will spend 22 days experiencing the adventure of a lifetime in Road Scholar’s first-ever Private Plane educational program. Read More

Road Scholar Launches Groundbreaking Boomer Debate Series at Cornell University
2 weeks ago

Road Scholar Launches Groundbreaking Boomer Debate Series at Cornell University

By  •  Travel

Did you compete in speech and debate in high school or college? Do you appreciate a hearty exchange of ideas from people who hold a dramatically different viewpoint than your own? If the answer to these questions is yes, do you have an outlet (other than the Thanksgiving table) to debate some of the more controversial issues of our time? Now you do! Read More

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

Reverse Mortgages for Seniors: Legal Robbery or Legitimate Option?
2 days ago

Reverse Mortgages for Seniors: Legal Robbery or Legitimate Option?

It’s not difficult to see why reverse mortgages for seniors have become so popular of late.

For starters, most of us are approaching retirement with less money in the bank than we hoped for. This is partially due to the Great Recession eating into our savings, although, if we are honest with ourselves, we probably share part of the blame for not putting more away when we could. Read More

Are You Being SMART? 4 Tips for Setting Your Financial Goals After 60
6 days ago

Are You Being SMART? 4 Tips for Setting Your Financial Goals After 60

Historically speaking, your financial adviser’s job has always been to help you reach your financial goals. If you wanted to retire, travel or buy that vacation home, you were only to set your goal, and your adviser would tell you how to get there. Read More

Starting Your Own Business in Retirement? 5 Tips for Establishing Your Presence on the Web
1 month ago

Starting Your Own Business in Retirement? 5 Tips for Establishing Your Presence on the Web

These days, marketing a service is about establishing your presence and building trust on the Internet. In the past, you would demonstrate your product to an audience and they decided whether they wanted to purchase or not. Now there is little face-to-face contact as we cross global borders. Read More

Want to Start a Business After 60? Ask Yourself these 5 Questions First!
1 month ago

Want to Start a Business After 60? Ask Yourself these 5 Questions First!

Women over 60 have a strong independent streak. When we were younger, we used the word “freedom” carelessly. In many ways, it defined our lifestyle. We were free to wear bohemian clothing, free to travel where the wind took us and free to choose unconventional lifestyles. Read More

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

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids
4 hours ago

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids

Don’t you love to hear someone say, “I remember holidays at my grandparents’ house. I loved the smells and the decorations, especially the _____________. That was my favorite!” Do your kids, grandkids or family friends have specific decorations they always comment on? Read More

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?
1 day ago

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?

Contrary to what we’re used to, retirement is a recent idea. When people lived an average of 47 years in the 19th century, retirement wasn’t an option. But now we define retirement as “the end of your working life.” Read More

Book of the Week: The Dinner List – A Menu of Life, Love, Loss, Family and Regrets
3 days ago

Book of the Week: The Dinner List – A Menu of Life, Love, Loss, Family and Regrets

We’ve all probably been asked, at least once in our lives, to name five people, living or dead, with whom we’d like to have dinner. Read More

What Life Changing Books Did You Read in Your Childhood?
4 days ago

What Life Changing Books Did You Read in Your Childhood?

When I was a little girl, I loved reading books. I remember sitting under a tree for hours, letting the images from my favorite stories fill my mind. At the time, I didn’t see reading as being serious business. Like most children, I saw books as a welcome escape from my schoolwork or household chores. Little did I know that the books that I was reading would influence my life for decades to come. It is not an exaggeration to say that many of the books that I read changed my life. Read More

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

When it Comes to Finding Happiness, Small Steps Make a Big Difference
4 hours ago

When it Comes to Finding Happiness, Small Steps Make a Big Difference

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the challenges that are presented by everyday life? Do you feel like finding happiness is a distant goal? You’re not alone! Read More

Find the Silver Lining in Your 60s: Unconditional Confidence in Challenging Times
1 day ago

Find the Silver Lining in Your 60s: Unconditional Confidence in Challenging Times

By  •  Mindset

There’s a saying I’d like to explore with you: “Believe you can or believe you can’t, either way you’re right.” It points to the importance of confidence and positive self-belief in accomplishing our goals at any age, but more so in the years after 60. The challenge is maintaining that confidence through tough times. Read More

How to Be the Best Person You Can Be at Any Age
2 days ago

How to Be the Best Person You Can Be at Any Age

Are you the best person that you can be? It’s a simple question, but, its consequences are far reaching. Why?

Because making a commitment to self-improvement puts us in control of our lives – and a sense of control is a cornerstone of positivity. By taking action to be the best person we can be, we assert our right to judge ourselves. At the same time, we deny the right of others to judge us. Read More

Stop! Think of One Thing That Makes You Happy in Your 60s and Smile!
3 days ago

Stop! Think of One Thing That Makes You Happy in Your 60s and Smile!

I saw a meme on Facebook last week with the following instruction: “think of one thing that makes you happy and smile.” Read More

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