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Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little
4 hours ago

Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little

Almost every woman owns some version of the classic little black dress. While the LBD isn’t quite a uniform, this timeless piece is something most women feel comfortable wearing. Read More

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)
4 hours ago

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)

One of the most common myths that surround women over 60 is that makeup is no longer a part of our lives nor do we still have the desire to look as good as we feel.

This misconception is one that makes some women our age balk at the idea of visiting beauty and skin care stores. Do not let foolish ideas such as these keep you from doing what you want! Read More

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)
1 day ago

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)

Contrary to popular myths, mature women today DO care about what they look like, style, fashion, and makeup. We care about our appearance every bit as much as younger women do, perhaps even more so! Read More

Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion
3 days ago

Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion

Dressing up in your 60s isn’t always easy, and there may be some things that are holding you back. Be it comfort, style, the season, your shoes, or your accessories, these factors can greatly affect how you style yourself every day. Read More

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

Sleep Tight: 10 Tips to Improve Your Health Through Solid Sleep
4 hours ago

Sleep Tight: 10 Tips to Improve Your Health Through Solid Sleep

I’m nearly 70, and I figure I’ve spent over 203,000 hours of my life snoozing. That’s 8,500 24-hour days, 1200 weeks, 300 months, or 25 solid years of sleep. Call me Rip Van Winkle. I’ve loved every minute of it. Read More

Too Much Sitting? Health Consequences Are Comparable to Smoking!
1 day ago

Too Much Sitting? Health Consequences Are Comparable to Smoking!

Is sitting the new smoking?

A 2014 article in the New York Times described research by Dr. Levine of Mayo Clinic identifying sitting as a “lethal” activity with many of the same health consequences as smoking. That led to headlines such as Sitting Is the New Smoking,and a public health push to get moving more throughout the day. Read More

Claim the Best You at 60 with These 6 Relaxation Techniques
1 day ago

Claim the Best You at 60 with These 6 Relaxation Techniques

You have probably found that after reaching 60 you have a little more time to do things you have always wanted to do but never got around to pursuing. Many of us have more time for family, friends, hobbies, travel, and other pleasures. Read More

4 Everyday Bad Habits You Don’t Know You’re Doing (That Can Wreck Your Health!)
2 days ago

4 Everyday Bad Habits You Don’t Know You’re Doing (That Can Wreck Your Health!)

I admit, I love people-watching. Not peeking around corners, creepy-stalking but waiting in line or hanging out and watching my fellow humans being themselves. Read More

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

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life
1 week ago

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life

By  •  Dating

Have you considered meeting a man in real life versus at an online dating site? When I ask this question to the women I speak with, they often tell me they’re not sure where single men over 50 are hanging out. Read More

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle
1 week ago

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle

Are you looking for a Knight in Shining Armor, but only seem to be able to find the Knave of Hearts? Do you think a man who will take care of you is ancient history? Take heart, even as a modern woman over 60, you don’t have to do it all alone! Read More

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?
2 weeks ago

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?

A friend of mine in her early 60s was surprised when a man she met for the first time for a coffee date asked if she’d like to get together for dinner the following Saturday. Read More

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?
2 weeks ago

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?

Have you ever been completely captivated by a man you knew was bad for you? Most women have fallen for a bad boy at some point in their lives. It’s hard to resist a great looking guy who knows exactly how to make you feel amazing and while maturity may bring wisdom, a woman over 60 certainly isn’t immune to this man’s dangerous charms. Read More

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

Do You Know Your Own City? 5 Benefits You Can Gain from Taking a Walking Tour
4 days ago

Do You Know Your Own City? 5 Benefits You Can Gain from Taking a Walking Tour

I love to travel. Yet because I have someone at home undergoing medical treatments, it’s been hard to leave town. Instead, I’ve been booking walking tours in my hometown of Los Angeles. Read More

Design Your Perfect Vacation and Get the Most Out of Your Travels After 60
1 week ago

Design Your Perfect Vacation and Get the Most Out of Your Travels After 60

By  •  Travel

According to the AARP, Boomers say they’re interested in authentic travel experiences that connect them with locals. Is this true for you? Read More

5 Reasons Travelling Out of Season in Southern France is a Great Option for Older Women
1 week ago

5 Reasons Travelling Out of Season in Southern France is a Great Option for Older Women

When I was in my early 20s, I took a spring break from college to explore some of the magical Greek islands. Unfortunately, thousands of other curious travelers had the same idea! Read More

Keep an Outside Mindset When You Travel After 60
2 weeks ago

Keep an Outside Mindset When You Travel After 60

By  •  Travel

Are you in your mid-60s? Do you have a few chronic diseases?

This combination changes the travel equation.

Why not look at how you like to spend your days at home and apply this to travel? At my home, in small town Manitoba, Canada, I let the days unfold. I don’t make big plans. I walk or cross-country ski close to home every day. I do this because I like it, but also because the research says this is good for me.

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

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring
1 week ago

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring

Spring is in the air. I am getting ready to start my outdoor gardening, and I know there is a lot of work to do before I will harvest the bounty. As I do this, I can’t help but feel that the same is true with our monetary lives. Read More

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help
1 week ago

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help

Are you thinking of starting a small business in retirement? Taking on a coach is a really good place to begin. Read More

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
2 weeks ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement
2 weeks ago

9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement

April is Social Security Awareness month as well as Financial Literacy Month.

The need for financial literacy does not end when you cross over the “retirement” line. In fact, it becomes imperative that you look at income planning as the foundation of building the life you want past that point. Read More

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

The “Commons Way” of Living Can Help Us Adjust to Changing Times
4 hours ago

The “Commons Way” of Living Can Help Us Adjust to Changing Times

By  •  Lifestyle

I was reading about the role of the “commons” around the world when I learned that Canada is warming up at twice the speed of other countries, and the Arctic is warming up three times faster. Read More

7 Priceless Tips for Retiring Abroad (#2 Could Save Your Sanity!)
2 days ago

7 Priceless Tips for Retiring Abroad (#2 Could Save Your Sanity!)

International moving is not for sissies! It’s a jolt to every cell in your body. I know – I just did a reverse commute! Read More

How Volunteering Can Enrich Your Life After 60
2 days ago

How Volunteering Can Enrich Your Life After 60

What improves your quality of life? What do you need to feel content and satisfied? Researchers asked retirees what was most important to their quality of life. There were four key answers: Read More

Girls’ Weekends and Slumber Parties Over 60? You Bet!
5 days ago

Girls’ Weekends and Slumber Parties Over 60? You Bet!

Once I hit 60, I noticed my group of friends had changed. Through my mid-years it had been an even mix of men and women, mostly couples and a few singles, but now the composition had shifted to 90% women, and single women at that. Read More

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

Transitions Offer Opportunities for Late Bloomers – Do You Care to Explore Them?
2 days ago

Transitions Offer Opportunities for Late Bloomers – Do You Care to Explore Them?

I’m separating from the man I’ve been partners with since my 20s. The last few months have been very difficult. My living arrangements are unsettled, so my habits and routines are jumbled. Read More

4 Ways Keeping a Journal Can Help You to Find Happiness
3 days ago

4 Ways Keeping a Journal Can Help You to Find Happiness

Like many women my age, I spend hours in front of my computer every day. As the founder of Sixty and Me, it’s rare for me to type fewer than 2000 words before lunch. But, despite the fact that I am completely comfortable with technology, I still love my leather bound journal.

There is something about putting pen to paper that takes me to another world and makes all of my fears and worries fade away, if only for a moment. Do you feel the same? Read More

Confidence Is Sexy! 5 Steps to Help You Feel More Confident Beyond 60
4 days ago

Confidence Is Sexy! 5 Steps to Help You Feel More Confident Beyond 60

By  •  Mindset

As a single woman over 60, I am keenly aware that it’s often tough to feel confident. I sometimes feel like I have to put on my boxing gloves to get out there and stay relevant. After all, we live in a world that equates beauty and talent with youth. Read More

Are You Fulfilled and on Purpose? 5 Ways to Get There After 60
5 days ago

Are You Fulfilled and on Purpose? 5 Ways to Get There After 60

What I am most interested in is getting women to think about, plan, and design their life so that their ThirdThird (ages 60-90) is the BEST Third of their lives. Read More

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