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Kerry Hannon is an expert on personal finance and careers for boomer women and is my special guest in this episode of the Sixty and Me Show. Kerry is a writer for Forbes magazine and Next Avenue and is AARP’s Jobs Expert. Kerry is also the author of the best-selling book Great Jobs for Everyone 50+: Finding Work That Keeps You Happy and Healthy … And Pays the Bills.
As grandparents, many women over 60 are embracing a new role in life. Seeing our children grow up to have children of their own is one of life’s great joys and privileges, and it reminds us of how life is a circle, with so many stages and cycles. The young become the old, and “The Child is father of the Man,” as William Wordsworth wrote.
For women our age, it might have been awhile since our own grandparents have been part of our lives. Today’s women over 60 are looking for new ways to fulfill the role of grandparents by
Women over 60 are exploring many new possibilities in life, and one of the ways we are reinventing this new stage of life is by continuing to work in retirement. Although many women over 60 are definitely interested in making their retirement savings last longer, the number one motivator for working in retirement is not always “to make money.” Whether we need the money or not, many women over 60 want to
There’s an old saying, “Boys don’t make passes at girls who wear glasses.” How ridiculous, by the way – many of the most attractive and stylish women I’ve ever known in my life have worn glasses. And lots of men prefer women who wear glasses – but that’s another story.
The truth is, wearing glasses has become more
In this age of online booking, is there still a way for seniors to find cheap airline tickets?
Many websites claim to offer the lowest possible airfares, and, in fact, most do. With airfare information readily available, it is easy to find and display cheap airfares. The sites that go above and beyond not only offer low airfares but also add travel tools, information and special deals that can help senior save money.
In my recent Sixty and Me Tips video, Ariane Poole, a celebrity makeup artist, and I discuss 6 tips for bringing out a woman’s natural beauty after 60. Since we are no longer focused on using makeup to help us look more mature, Ariane encourages us to take a more “positive aging” approach that lets our radiant and vibrant beauty emerge.
If you’re in retirement, or fast approaching retirement age, perhaps you’re wondering about where you want to live during this next stage of life. Many women over 60 are reinventing retirement by working longer, dating new partners, traveling and retiring abroad, and otherwise living life with a new level of vitality and purpose. One of the ways we’re reinventing retirement is by giving new definition to the concept of a “retirement village.”
In this episode of the Sixty and Me Show, I share a conversation with Susan Piver, a world renowned meditation teacher and award winning New York Times best-selling author. She is also the founder of the Open Heart Project which aims to teach anyone in the world how to meditate.
We discuss how meditation and self-reflection can change your life
Insomnia can wreak havoc with your entire life. Your ability to remain alert during the day, to have enjoyable social interactions, to accomplish work or chores at home, as well as your health can all be compromised as a result of chronic lack of sleep. Fortunately, yoga offers some aids to help you get the rest you need. Here’s how to get started with yoga for insomnia.
One of the most fun and heartwarming ways to spend time with your grandchildren is to travel together. Whether it’s a weekend trip close to home, or a longer excursion to a faraway vacation destination or even another country, more women over 60 are discovering the joys of traveling with their grandchildren.
Here are a few tips to make traveling with kids as fun, joyful and efficient as possible:
In his new book What Are You Hungry For? The Chopra Solution to Permanent Weight Loss, Well-Being, and Lightness of Soul bestselling author Deepak Chopra discusses how overeating is really just a symptom of a much larger problem – an inability to find true fulfillment in our lives. Since living a healthy life after 60 is a goal of many members of our Sixty and Me community, I reached out to Deepak and his team to see if they would be willing to give us a sneak peek at his new book. I am delighted to let you know that
Women over 60 today are more technologically savvy than any previous generation of women. We’ve seen a wide variety of technological advances during our lifetimes, from television to mobile phones to the Internet.
As technology keeps getting cheaper and more powerful and more intimately connected to our lives (have you read about “Google Glass?”), there are more ways than ever before for women over 60 to use technology to live healthier, save money, save time, and connect to the people and ideas and entertainment that we value most.