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Makeup and Fashion | Read About Makeup, Fashion, Hairstyles, Going Grey, Skin Care and More!

Understanding Hairstyles for Women Over 60 Starts with These Questions
1 week ago

Understanding Hairstyles for Women Over 60 Starts with These Questions

One of the most common requests that I get from the women in our community is to interview a professional stylist on the topic of hairstyles for women over 60. So, I have finally decided to make good on this request. In the coming months, I’m going to make it my mission to find a globally recognized expert to help us understand this topic. But, first, I need your help! Read More

Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 2
1 week ago

Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 2

In today’s sequel article about “Tips, Tools and Makeup to Look Great in Glasses,” we’ll cover the best way to use concealer and a good way to apply foundation so it’s less likely to come off on your frames. Read More

Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 1
3 weeks ago

Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 1

Have you ever walked into a warehouse store and felt overwhelmed by the dizzying array of choices?

Well, the quest for eyeglass frames that look smashing can sometimes feel just as daunting. Not only is there every conceivable frame shape to consider, but there’s also the challenge of finding the right frame color. Read More

5 Essential Tips for Dressing Stylishly Over 60
4 weeks ago

5 Essential Tips for Dressing Stylishly Over 60

When it comes to style, Billy Baldwin may have said it best: “Be faithful to your own taste because nothing you really like is ever out of style.”

I think this quote speaks to us as women over 60. In this season of our lives, it’s not always about keeping up with the latest trends, but rather, knowing ourselves and what we like and feel confident in. Read More

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

Tired of Yelling Over Your Meal? Here’s How to Find a Quiet Senior-Friendly Restaurant
2 days ago

Tired of Yelling Over Your Meal? Here’s How to Find a Quiet Senior-Friendly Restaurant

There are a few things in life that drive me bonkers. One is when people discard their notes on the sidewalk instead of the trash can. Or when a person lets the lobby door close in my face — blissfully unaware that I’m behind, intent on slowing him down a few precious seconds. Read More

When it Comes to Weight Loss After 60, You Have a Choice: Pleasure Now or Pleasure Later!
7 days ago

When it Comes to Weight Loss After 60, You Have a Choice: Pleasure Now or Pleasure Later!

Pleasure is defined as “a feeling of happy satisfaction and enjoyment.”

When it comes to living well, what gives you pleasure? Is it feeling good, having energy, being connected to people and things you care about? I’m guessing these are the things that give most of us pleasure. Read More

Want to Reduce Stress? Stop Thinking and Start Breathing!
1 week ago

Want to Reduce Stress? Stop Thinking and Start Breathing!

If you are trying to reduce stress, you may be overthinking the problem. That’s the conclusion that I came to after talking with hundreds of women in our community. Read More

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60
2 weeks ago

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60

Most diet systems present one approach that is supposed to work for everyone. They recommend specific changes in foods to eat and the way to eat them, sometimes with extensive amounts of supplements, and often schedules and routines for exercise. Read More

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

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

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?
2 weeks 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
4 weeks 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

What Holds Older Women Back in the Senior Dating Game? Dating Fears and Limiting Beliefs!
1 month ago

What Holds Older Women Back in the Senior Dating Game? Dating Fears and Limiting Beliefs!

Are you afraid to meet men because you think they won’t like you? Our limiting beliefs and fears can do a lot of damage on our self-confidence, so let’s have dating coach Lisa Copeland bring some positivity to this area of our life. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

Do You Love to Travel by Train? What Was the Best Train Trip You Ever Took?
1 week ago

Do You Love to Travel by Train? What Was the Best Train Trip You Ever Took?

I love trains. I always have. Since I was first introduced to trains as a little girl, they have always been surrounded by a magical energy force in my mind. It’s not just their raw power that excites me. Instead, what I love is the fact that trains are portals to exciting new worlds. Read More

How to Create the Perfect Light Travel Packing List
2 weeks ago

How to Create the Perfect Light Travel Packing List

What’s your preferred style of packing? Do you throw everything into your bag – without planning – the night before departure? Or do you prepare and plan everything at least a week before? Guess which one I am! Read More

The Secret Weapon Seniors Have to Find Cruise Deals is…
2 weeks ago

The Secret Weapon Seniors Have to Find Cruise Deals is…

Back in the good old days, senior discounts actually meant something. A few decades ago, when there were fewer of us out there, being in your 60s or 70s really was a ticket to lower prices on cruises, trains and planes around the world. Read More

How to Plan, Prepare and Pack Light for Stress-Free Travel After 60
3 weeks ago

How to Plan, Prepare and Pack Light for Stress-Free Travel After 60

How lightly do you travel? Since 2010, I’ve flown and holidayed with carry-on luggage only. That’s a handy seven kilograms of clothes, shoes and toiletries. Read More

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

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

Multi-Level Marketing vs. Pyramid Schemes: How to Tell the Difference
1 week ago

Multi-Level Marketing vs. Pyramid Schemes: How to Tell the Difference

I’m not sure why, but, it seems like older adults are routinely the target for scams of all kinds. Maybe criminals have simply fallen for the same aging stereotypes as everyone else and believe that we are easy targets. Or, perhaps they rightly assume that, statistically at least, we have more money to spend. Read More

Recently Retired? What Advice Would You Offer Your Younger Sisters on Saving for Retirement?
2 weeks ago

Recently Retired? What Advice Would You Offer Your Younger Sisters on Saving for Retirement?

More than almost any other phase in our lives, our 60s are a time of transitions. At Sixty and Me, we like to focus on the emotional aspects of life after 60 – reinvention, making friends as an adult and overcoming your fears. Read More

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

Downsizing Your Home After 60? Get Ready to Live!
20 hours ago

Downsizing Your Home After 60? Get Ready to Live!

By  •  Lifestyle

I had just finished a book reading at a local bookstore, and the first question came from a man who was sitting toward the back of the room. He shared that he had begun a “small downsizing,” and that the first question he got from a neighbor was, “Are you getting ready to die?”
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What I Love Most About My Sixty and Me Sisters
20 hours ago

What I Love Most About My Sixty and Me Sisters

Every woman in the Sixty and Me community is unique and wonderful. In many ways, our diversity is our strength. We share a similar cultural background and many of the same experiences.

At the same time, our individual backgrounds are filled with beautifully complex stories – some of which are joyful and others of which are heartbreaking. Read More

What is the Secret to a Happy Retirement? Advice from the Sixty and Me Community
2 days ago

What is the Secret to a Happy Retirement? Advice from the Sixty and Me Community

Turning 60 is a scary experience for a lot of women. Unlike other birthdays, we are not worried about “getting old.” We are not concerned about a few more wrinkles or the fact that we have gained a few extra pounds. No, the issues that we face as we enter our 60s are deeper. Read More

The 3 Phases of Writing and Publishing Your Own Book in Retirement
2 days ago

The 3 Phases of Writing and Publishing Your Own Book in Retirement

“You ought to write and publish your own book.”

If you have heard this line of encouragement from friends or family, it’s not so far-fetched now that you are retired. You may feel overwhelmed with the process, but with some guidance, you can write the book you always wanted. Read More

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

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?
3 days ago

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?

The adage “you are as old as you think you are” has particular meaning in discussing how the brain and the body interpret your thoughts. Dr. Ellen Langer, Harvard professor of psychology and the designer of the Counterclockwise Study, studied this concept. Read More

Feeling a Little Grey? Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Day
3 days ago

Feeling a Little Grey? Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Day

We all have good days and bad days, and sometimes the pendulum seems to be weighted towards the bad ones. As we get older, it can be a challenge to snap ourselves out of the doldrums, especially if we live or spend a lot of time alone. Read More

Are You Old Enough to Know Better?
4 days ago

Are You Old Enough to Know Better?

A friend who is 10 years younger than me and I have a running joke. Her mother sometimes disapproves of our joint outdoor adventures, so she will frequently say, “Mary Lou is old enough to know better,” all in a joking way. Read More

Are Distractions Preventing You From Finding Happiness After 60?
1 week ago

Are Distractions Preventing You From Finding Happiness After 60?

Is your desire for instant gratification preventing you from finding happiness in your 60s or better? Are you shopping for positivity in all the wrong places? These are the questions that will guide today’s discussion. Read More

Sixty and Me is an online magazine and a global community of over 500,000 women over 60. Our mission is to empower and motivate women to find their own voice and value in a transitional time of life that offers so much new opportunity. Topics covered on Sixty and Me include makeup for older women, senior dating, retirement planning, fashion for older women, senior travel, grandchildren and more. Thanks for being a part of our community!

 

 

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