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Fashion for women over 60

7 Power Foods and Super Supplements for Healthy Aging

November 29, 2015 |

Healthy aging is a big priority for women over 60. It’s a good thing too. After all, we are on track to live longer than any generation before us. We want to make sure that those extra years are filled with vitality and happiness. Read More

What Are You Grateful for Today?

November 28, 2015 |

So much in life depends on the frame through which we see the world. Humans are strange creatures. It seems like, no matter how far we’ve come, we always long for the next road and no matter how much we have, we always want more. Read More

How to Favorite or Bookmark Sixty and Me – It’s Easier than You Think!

November 28, 2015 |

Over the last few years, Sixty and Me has become more than just a website. It is now an active community of more than 100,000 dynamic older women who are dedicated to getting the most from life after 60. Every day, we engage in conversations and support each other. I am so proud to be on this journey with you! Read More

These Are the Best 40th Wedding Anniversary Gifts, According to the People Actually Receiving Them

November 27, 2015 |

If you do a Google search for “40th wedding anniversary gifts,” you will find hundreds of pages that tell you pretty much the same thing. The traditional 40th anniversary gift is “ruby.” If you want a cheaper option, go for something red – red candles, red glasses or red cards. Read More

Is it Possible to Find No Single Supplement Cruises? You Bet!

November 27, 2015 |

What’s the worst part of cruising alone? If you said, “the single supplement,” you’re not alone. When I speak with the solo travelers in our community, this additional cost comes up again and again. It’s not just that we hate paying more money – it feels like there is something deeply unfair about penalizing single travelers. Read More

Looking for Retirement Ideas that Really Make a Difference? These 17 Free Resources Can Help

November 26, 2015 |

When it comes to retirement planning, there are plenty of people who are more than happy to tell you where to put your money (usually into their hands.) But, if you are looking for retirement ideas to help you get the most from your life more holistically, it’s hard to know where to turn. Read More

Happy 76th Birthday Tina Turner! You’re Simply the Best!

November 26, 2015 |

I haven’t met Tina Turner yet, but, I still feel like I know her. Every time I go into Zurich, where she lives, I see the impact that she has on other women. Her music plays in shops selling everything from fresh fruit to fabulous fashion accessories. Read More

The Art of Semi-Retirement Overseas – Combining Fun in the Sun with Productive Work

November 25, 2015 |

As we reach our 60s, many of us are asking “what’s next for me?” It’s a great question! Unfortunately, it’s also incredibly broad. It represents the general feeling of angst that many of us feel about the future, but, it isn’t terribly actionable. Read More

This Thanksgiving, it’s Time to Put on Your Red Shoes and Dance

November 25, 2015 |

Thanksgiving is a time for sharing our gratitude with the world.

It is also an opportunity for personal reflection. As we give thanks for the many wonderful people, places and things in our lives, we can learn about ourselves and our values.

Most importantly, we can channel our gratitude and passion into becoming better people. As David Bowie sang, we can put on our red shoes and dance. Read More

50 Reasons that Collecting Things is One of the Best Hobbies for Women Over 50

November 24, 2015 |

If you have followed Sixty and Me for a while, you may be surprised to see me posting an article on why “collecting things” is such an amazing hobby for older women. After all, I’ve spent much of the last decade simplifying my life. Read More

Why the Fear of Getting Hurt Can Stop You from Finding Happiness After 60 | A Martha Raye Quote

November 24, 2015 |

Hands up from all the women in our community who never made a mistake. If we were in a room together, I can guarantee that no-one would be waving. Ok, maybe there would be one “class clown,” waving her hand, but, anyone who took the request seriously, would be sitting still. Read More

Why Do We Need Love and Affection After 60?

November 23, 2015 |

As a mom, it’s hard to miss how amazing kids are at making friends. They love to play and mix with other children. They have an insatiable desire for bonding, connecting and sharing! As we get older, the dynamic shifts. Read More