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4 Holiday Fashion Trends That Strike the Deal for Older Women
5 days 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

3 Reasons Black, White and Grey Are Essential to Fashion for Older Women (You’re Going to Love #3!)
1 week ago

3 Reasons Black, White and Grey Are Essential to Fashion for Older Women (You’re Going to Love #3!)

The simple sophistication of black, white and grey is something we all aspire to master. Adding essential items in these tones can streamline your wardrobe, yet, inspire numerous ideas.

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My Best Foundation for Mature Skin Picks + More Makeup for Older Women Tips!
1 week ago

My Best Foundation for Mature Skin Picks + More Makeup for Older Women Tips!

Being over 60 means you’ve tried lots of different makeup products. Tune in for Margaret’s top five foundations picks. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion For Older Women: 3 Brilliant Ways to Increase the Versatility of Your Little Black Dress!
1 week ago

Fashion For Older Women: 3 Brilliant Ways to Increase the Versatility of Your Little Black Dress!

The Little Black Dress or “LBD” is the staple piece of every woman’s wardrobe. It’s the most versatile item you own, able to be worn to beachside cocktails, barbecue’s, the office… the possibilities are endless! Read More

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

Grace and Frankie: An Unexpected Example of PHD (Perfectly Hidden Depression) After 60
1 day ago

Grace and Frankie: An Unexpected Example of PHD (Perfectly Hidden Depression) After 60

Binge-watching Netflix, or binge-watching anything really, had never sounded appealing. But that was before I started writing a book and desperately needed something to distract me from my own brain. Read More

Boomer Women and Insomnia: Think Twice Before Taking a Sleeping Pill!
1 day ago

Boomer Women and Insomnia: Think Twice Before Taking a Sleeping Pill!

Contrary to what you may have heard, the amount of sleep you need as you get older doesn’t decrease. Boomers need about as much sleep – between seven and nine hours – as younger adults. Read More

This is the Worst Mistake When It Comes to Exercise Over 60
5 days ago

This is the Worst Mistake When It Comes to Exercise Over 60

A few days ago, while I was working my way through my usual workout routine at the gym, I noticed a woman in her mid-60s going through her 60-minute orientation. Read More

From Hibernation to Wholeness
6 days ago

From Hibernation to Wholeness

Don’t you feel like holing up when the shorter days of November arrive (if you’re in the Northern hemisphere, that is)? Do you have a voice inside that says, “If you don’t use it, you lose it”? Read More

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

Love After 60: Think You Can’t Find It? Think Again!
1 day 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!)
1 week 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?
1 week 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?
2 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!

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 
2 hours 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
1 week ago

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

The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad
2 weeks ago

The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad

By  •  Travel

Most of us 60-somethings do a lot of research before we grab our bags and head off on a trip abroad. Read More

Ready to Actually Relax in Retirement? These Idyllic Retreats Will Help You Recharge
2 weeks ago

Ready to Actually Relax in Retirement? These Idyllic Retreats Will Help You Recharge

By  •  Travel

As we settle into fall and savor the changing colors and crisp air, some of us think about connecting with nature or taking some time to get away from the everyday hustle and bustle. Read More

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

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

Investing in Retirement in a Socially Responsible Way: Do Well While Doing Good
6 days ago

Investing in Retirement in a Socially Responsible Way: Do Well While Doing Good

Many people have a specific cause that pulls the strings of their heart. But can you make money while investing in such a cause? Join us in conversation with financial expert Pam Krueger who has the answers those questions. Enjoy the show! Read More

Digital Nomadism in Retirement: 4 Useful Tips You Definitely Should Consider
1 week ago

Digital Nomadism in Retirement: 4 Useful Tips You Definitely Should Consider

The changing face of work as we enter the 4th industrial revolution has created an opening for digital nomads. Read More

4 Tips for Having Financial Conversations with Your Aging Parents (#3 is So Important!)
1 week ago

4 Tips for Having Financial Conversations with Your Aging Parents (#3 is So Important!)

We recently celebrated my dad’s 85th birthday, and my mom will turn 80 in January. They live in their own home and are managing their day-to-day activities and financial affairs with admirable fervor and zest. Read More

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

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

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
3 hours ago

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

Sally Field’s 5 Lessons About Life, Love, and Perseverance
1 day ago

Sally Field’s 5 Lessons About Life, Love, and Perseverance

By  •  Lifestyle

In her deeply moving memoir In Pieces, Sally Field, now 72, lays bare her life and allows us to get under the surface appearance of a two-time Oscar-winning actress still known to the public as “America’s sweetheart.” Read More

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

4 Things That Can Help You Prepare for Difficult Conversations with Your Family
3 hours ago

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
5 days 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

Aging, Ambition, and Late Bloomers: The Goals that Push Us Onward After 60
1 week ago

Aging, Ambition, and Late Bloomers: The Goals that Push Us Onward After 60

Ambition has been defined as “a strong desire to do or to achieve something, typically requiring determination and hard work.” And while ambition does not take you on a straight path in life, it can take you on a journey you never thought possible. Read More

Is Resentment Keeping You from Finding Gratitude and Happiness After 60?
2 weeks ago

Is Resentment Keeping You from Finding Gratitude and Happiness After 60?

By the time you reach your 60s, you’ve probably let go of some relationships.

Whether the parting was due to divorce, family conflict that got out of hand or a friendship that turned sour, most of us have moved on from at least one relationship.
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