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Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)
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Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)

There are many fashion myths that seem to burden women when they hit 50. Be a hostage no more! Style blogger Susan Good is here to break four myths that might be making your life miserable. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress
1 day ago

Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress

The black dress – long or short – can be a little intimidating. Let’s break that thinking right now! Join us in discussion with fashion expert Melanie Payge who will demonstrate some fabulous looks with a simple black dress. Enjoy the show! Read More

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea
2 days ago

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea

Age spots and uneven pigmentation – we all have them. But how do we get rid of them so our self-confidence doesn’t suffer? Join us in this demonstration with Ariane Poole who has some great advice to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

4 Holiday Fashion Trends That Strike the Deal for Older Women
1 week ago

4 Holiday Fashion Trends That Strike the Deal for Older Women

The fashion world certainly seems to have gotten the memo that women over 60 don’t want to be boxed into any category that says “dowdy” or “boring.” But sometimes we have to make the effort to prove that it’s true. Read More

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

10 Steps to Help Older Women Get Energized for Losing Weight at the End of the Year 
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10 Steps to Help Older Women Get Energized for Losing Weight at the End of the Year 

2018 is quickly coming to a close. As a holistic nutritionist I’m often asked: “What is the secret to lasting weight loss?” That’s a heavy question, no pun intended. Here are 10 things I’ve learned in the 20+ years I’ve been helping older women who want to lose weight: Read More

Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack
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Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack

On a beautiful fall morning in late October 2002, I was planting Iris bulbs along the waterfront of our home in the Northern Neck of VA. I felt a bit more tired than I thought was reasonable and noted that I was sweating more than normal, so I sat down and lit up a cigarette. Read More

5 Lessons I Learned from My Unconventional Road to the National Senior Olympics
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5 Lessons I Learned from My Unconventional Road to the National Senior Olympics

When I was informed that I had qualified to play tennis in this year’s National Senior Olympic Games in Albuquerque, it was a kind of dream come true. Read More

Don’t Hibernate This Winter! 3 Tips to Help 60+ Women Get Outdoors and Stay Healthy
2 days ago

Don’t Hibernate This Winter! 3 Tips to Help 60+ Women Get Outdoors and Stay Healthy

As the colder weather and holidays approach, it’s tempting to hunker down, get comfy, and grab some hot cocoa and snacks for a long winter’s hibernation indoors. Read More

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

Love After 60: Think You Can’t Find It? Think Again!
4 days ago

Love After 60: Think You Can’t Find It? Think Again!

Among mature women, the topic of finding love and building a relationship is a common one. Some say it’s hard. Others say it’s impossible. No one says it’s easy. Lisa Copeland – a senior dating coach who works exclusively with women over 50 – says it is possible, and she wants to show you how to be successful at it. Read More

Dating Tips for Mature Women: 7 Signs He’s Bad for You (and 7 He’s Got it Bad for You!)
2 weeks ago

Dating Tips for Mature Women: 7 Signs He’s Bad for You (and 7 He’s Got it Bad for You!)

If a guy really likes you, he wants to be with you. Common sense. But what about in the beginning, before it’s a relationship. How do you know a man is interested then? Read More

Is a Friends-with-Benefits Relationship the Way to Go in Over 60 Dating?
2 weeks ago

Is a Friends-with-Benefits Relationship the Way to Go in Over 60 Dating?

By  •  Dating

Patrice, a single woman in her 60s, set up a time to talk with me after a relationship had ended. For eight months, she’d been trying to figure out why a man she’d been with for a year and a half had suddenly dumped her for another woman. Read More

Does Age Matter? Is Dating a Younger Man After 60 a Dream or a Disaster?
3 weeks ago

Does Age Matter? Is Dating a Younger Man After 60 a Dream or a Disaster?

Dating for older women can be as exciting as we want it to be! But what happens when you meet a man a little younger? Should you pursue it? Is the relationship doomed to fail from the beginning? Is the age difference an issue that cannot be overcome? Read More

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

Top 10 Gifts That Will Be Appreciated by a Light Mature Traveller
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Top 10 Gifts That Will Be Appreciated by a Light Mature Traveller

The festive season is fast approaching, and a large portion of the population will head to the stores to buy gifts. But do you know what to get your sister, friend, or mother who loves to travel lightly? To make it easy on you, I’ve put together a list of gift ideas for light travellers. Read More

8 Ways to Enjoy a Long Layover While Traveling in Your 60s
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8 Ways to Enjoy a Long Layover While Traveling in Your 60s

By  •  Travel

How many times have you experienced delayed flights/trains when traveling as a mature woman? Did you feel exhausted? Worn out? Would you say you’re ready to give up travel because of that? Read More

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 
3 days ago

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 

Travel has always been a passion of mine. As a child, I unfortunately did not have the wonderful experience of having grandparents in my life. But I know they were strong and loving people who hardly left the part of London where they were raised. Perhaps, in counterpoint, the strongest and most powerful memories that shaped my values and lifestyle were related to travel. Read More

A Girl Alone: The Gift of Post-60 Solo Travel
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A Girl Alone: The Gift of Post-60 Solo Travel

By  •  Travel

Helen was standing near the front of the line at the United gate. She was blonde, attractive, and perfectly put together. My guess? Mid- to late-60s. Read More

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

I Spent $100,000 on Upwork… Here’s My Advice for Freelancers
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I Spent $100,000 on Upwork… Here’s My Advice for Freelancers

On the surface, freelancing sounds like an ideal option for older adults looking to make a little extra cash. It’s something that you can do from home, it allows you to leverage the skills that you earned over the course of your career and, for the most part, ageism is avoidable. Read More

Nobody Cares About Your Passion Business… But, it Can Still Make You Rich
1 day ago

Nobody Cares About Your Passion Business… But, it Can Still Make You Rich

Most of us dream of starting a passion business at least once in our lives. Perhaps you love backing and have always wanted to open a bakery or coffee shop. Or, maybe you love collecting stamps and have considered buying and selling them on eBay.

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Are Older Investors Being Too Conservative? A Controversial Look at How We Save for Retirement
2 days ago

Are Older Investors Being Too Conservative? A Controversial Look at How We Save for Retirement

The idea that investors should be more conservative with their money as they get a little older is based on solid investment wisdom. After all, the last thing you want to happen one year before retirement is for your life savings to go up in smoke during a market correction. Read More

How to Negotiate with Your Creditors in the Years Before Retirement: 8 Steps to Freedom
1 week ago

How to Negotiate with Your Creditors in the Years Before Retirement: 8 Steps to Freedom

My trembling left hand held a cup of green tea as my right dipped into a box of Kleenex. I had long ago stopped wearing eye makeup (too expensive!) but if I had been wearing mascara, it would have been all over my cheeks by now. Read More

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

Do You Have a Happy or a Fulfilled Retirement?
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Do You Have a Happy or a Fulfilled Retirement?

As you retire and start a new phase of your life, the metric for a successful retirement appears to be happiness. This may be a good measure of the first few years of retirement when people need time to get used to freedom and do activities difficult to achieve while working. Read More

Boredom in Retirement: 3 Strategies “The Monk Dude” Urges Us to Explore
3 days ago

Boredom in Retirement: 3 Strategies “The Monk Dude” Urges Us to Explore

By  •  Lifestyle

Did you know that depression is the number one complaint of newly retired women? In fact, boredom is a key symptom. Mistakenly, many women turn to different forms of distraction (TV or Internet surfing) to feel better. Read More

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60
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How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

For many of us, the idea of getting outside of our comfort zone is very scary. And rightly so, it isn’t comfortable! Read More

Struggling to Manage Your Life and Home After 60? Downsizing Could Be the Answer
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Struggling to Manage Your Life and Home After 60? Downsizing Could Be the Answer

By  •  Lifestyle

“What do I want to do with my life?” That’s an overwhelming question for a woman in her 60 and beyond. When I think of asking myself that question, all kinds of thoughts pop up: How do I know? If I don’t know, who knows? If I knew that, I’d be doing it. It’s too big to even think about. Read More

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

Wellness Spotlight: The Importance of Intellectual and Vocational Wellness in Life After 60
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Wellness Spotlight: The Importance of Intellectual and Vocational Wellness in Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

This is the last of a 3-part series describing the six dimensions of wellness: physical, social, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and vocational – and how they impact your life. Read More

Living a Full, Passionate Life in the Years Beyond 60
2 days ago

Living a Full, Passionate Life in the Years Beyond 60

When you were growing up, there’s a good chance that your parents told you, “You could be whatever you want when you grow up.” It’s something that most of us hear at some point in our lives.
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4 Things That Can Help You Prepare for Difficult Conversations with Your Family
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4 Things That Can Help You Prepare for Difficult Conversations with Your Family

By  •  Mindset

Have you recently received a negative diagnosis from your doctor? Or have you ever talked with your family about end-of-life issues? Have you and your family discussed quality of life versus quantity of life? How about a DNR, or life support, or feeding tubes, or home versus nursing facilities? Read More

5 Effective Ways to Stay Motivated in Life After 60
1 week ago

5 Effective Ways to Stay Motivated in Life After 60

On those days when your mature woman mojo isn’t plugged in and your mind and body simply refuse to move, how do you climb out of bed, get motivated, and stay on the most effective, positive path? Read More

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