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Who Knew? 4 Makeup Tips for Mature Women That I Wish I’d Known Sooner!
2 months ago

Who Knew? 4 Makeup Tips for Mature Women That I Wish I’d Known Sooner!

By any chance, do you, like me, have an image of your mom in red lipstick applying powder to her nose? This image is indelibly printed in my brain… along with another image that actually makes me squeamish: remember the fox stoles of the 1950s? I can’t even go there. Read More

5 Inspirational Ways Fashion After 60 Exudes Elegance (It’s Simpler Than You Think!)
2 months ago

5 Inspirational Ways Fashion After 60 Exudes Elegance (It’s Simpler Than You Think!)

Fashion for older women can be as elegant, breathtaking and unforgettable as you desire. There are simple, yet, effective ways to put yourself in the right mindset to make it utterly effortless to a point when it becomes second nature! We are sure you are going to love today’s video with Jess Jannenga from Elegantly Dressed and Stylish! Read More

Make Me Blush! How to Use Cream Blush After 50 to Get a Stunning Look
2 months ago

Make Me Blush! How to Use Cream Blush After 50 to Get a Stunning Look

For a great many mature women, powder blush just doesn’t work any more. In fact, powder in general can make your skin look dry, causing you to appear much older than you are.

However, used the correct way, a combination of cream and powder is an easy way to perk up your look and give your face a healthy, long-lasting blush of color. Watch this video for all the details – and a few special makeup over 50 tips! Read More

Fashion After 50: 4 *MUST HAVE* Accessories You May Be Missing
2 months ago

Fashion After 50: 4 *MUST HAVE* Accessories You May Be Missing

Accessories are very important for a look that grabs the attention. Do you know how to choose yours properly? Tune in to our conversation with fashion blogger Jodie Filogomo who’s here to talk about the must-have accessories in our wardrobe. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

Want to Lose Weight After 60? Take Control of Your Emotions First!
3 months ago

Want to Lose Weight After 60? Take Control of Your Emotions First!

I’ve always said that eating well is key to health and a healthy weight. But getting to the ‘eating well’ part isn’t just about the food. If it were, many of us would not be struggling with weight issues. This is even more true once you reach the 60s. Read More

Try the Housework Gym Routine: Get Your Body and House in Shape Together!
3 months ago

Try the Housework Gym Routine: Get Your Body and House in Shape Together!

Why pay for the gym, when real life chores are so much more beneficial? Not to mention, I need a solution that saves time, money and is practical. It’s a retirement conundrum: the gym has become inconvenient. Read More

5 Steps to Take Control of Your Medical Costs in Your 60s
3 months ago

5 Steps to Take Control of Your Medical Costs in Your 60s

I’ve always been fit. Even well into my 50s I felt physically invincible. I could still jump out of bed for a morning run, followed by a strength class and then even possible game of tennis later in the day. Nothing could quell my energy. Read More

3 Things Most Older Adults Don’t Know About Seasonal Flu Shots
3 months ago

3 Things Most Older Adults Don’t Know About Seasonal Flu Shots

It’s flu season once again and, as a woman over 60, you may be wondering if you should get a flu shot this year. Will the vaccine be effective? Is the flu shot necessary? Could the vaccine give me the flu?  Read More

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

Dating After Divorce: Practical Advice for Older Women (Video)
3 years ago

Dating After Divorce: Practical Advice for Older Women (Video)

Unlike in previous generations, dating after a divorce is an accepted option for women over 60. Read More

The Secret to Senior Dating – Saying No to “Take-Out Order Dating”
3 years ago

The Secret to Senior Dating – Saying No to “Take-Out Order Dating”

By  •  Dating

The senior dating game can be tough. Not only can it bruise your ego, but, it can also bring up all the unhealed rejection that happened earlier in life. Read More

Is Your Energy Pushing Men Away After 50?
3 years ago

Is Your Energy Pushing Men Away After 50?

By  •  Dating

Recently, I received a letter from a woman who told me nothing is working in her dating life. No one is interested in her. No one is interested in her friends either.

They, like her, are experiencing loneliness and a lack of contact with men. Read More

Sex and the City Star, Kim Cattrall, Says Sex After 50 is All in Your Head
3 years ago

Sex and the City Star, Kim Cattrall, Says Sex After 50 is All in Your Head

Is sex after 50 normal? Sex and the City star, Kim Cattrall thinks so!

If Hollywood is to be believed, the only people having sex in this world are perfectly sculpted 20-somethings with radiant skin on the outside and an animal passion on the inside. The idea that people in their 50s and 60s enjoy sex is almost as forgotten on screen as it is in real life. Read More

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

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time
8 months ago

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time

By  •  Travel

Have you ever thought about how much money is spent on hotel rooms that barely get used while we travel? Would you travel more if your room and board was covered? Today we will talk with author, fashion expert, and the self-proclaimed “Queen of Ageing Disgracefully”, Penelope Whitely as she shares her best tips on how to become a world-travelling house-sitter. Enjoy the show! Read More

Why You Should Visit the Hinterlands… and How to Get More from Your Trip When You Get There
8 months ago

Why You Should Visit the Hinterlands… and How to Get More from Your Trip When You Get There

By  •  Travel

So, you’ve bought your tickets and the dates are set. You’ve finally gotten up the gumption to give yourself the trip of a lifetime: a hike around magical Macchu Picchu, a kayaking trip on the Dalmatian Coast, or just a gentle exploration of gorgeous Cinque Terre, Italy. Let’s consider preparation. Read More

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60
8 months ago

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60

By  •  Travel

It definitely took me by surprise because I wasn’t expecting it. After a year backpacking through Europe in my 20s, I had been looking forward to being home and reconnecting with friends and family. Read More

4 Reasons Traveling Alone as a Woman Over 50 Rocks!
8 months ago

4 Reasons Traveling Alone as a Woman Over 50 Rocks!

By  •  Travel

When I was in my 20s, I sold all of my worldly possessions and bought the cheapest ticket that I could find to India. After completing a degree in Comparative Religion at the University of Colorado at Boulder, I decided to dive into one of the most fascinating cultures on the planet. Read More

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

How Long Should You Keep Personal and Financial Documents?
7 months ago

How Long Should You Keep Personal and Financial Documents?

By  •  Making Money

If you are like many of us and recently found yourself sorting through numerous documents to find papers needed for your tax return, then you may be ready to get organized. Read More

6 Ways for an Older Woman to Become a Successful Entrepreneur
7 months ago

6 Ways for an Older Woman to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

The numbers coming from the U.S. point to a rise in the number of entrepreneurs aged 55 to 64. Research by the Kauffman Foundation on entrepreneurship indicates an increase from 15% in 1997 to 26% in 2015. Read More

Social Security Secrets That You Need to Know
7 months ago

Social Security Secrets That You Need to Know

In 2017, there were about 11.64 million widows and about 3.28 widowers in the United States. For everyone, social security is part of your retirement paycheck, and you want to make sure you are maximizing the amount you receive. Read More

When it Comes to Making Money After 50, Whiners Are Never Winners
7 months ago

When it Comes to Making Money After 50, Whiners Are Never Winners

A few years ago, I published an article entitled “60 Ways to Make Money in Retirement.” It was massive. In fact, at just under 5,000 words, it was one of the longest articles that I had ever written. Read More

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

Has the Aging Process Got You Down? Consider the Options!
2 months ago

Has the Aging Process Got You Down? Consider the Options!

By  •  Lifestyle

Some months ago, I wrote an article about aging well which garnered some intriguing responses. One woman wrote, not without some wry humor, that she had gotten encouragement because she “simply HATED being 67.”

I thought, but didn’t write back, “Well, consider the options.” Read More

Having Trouble Downsizing? These 6 Questions May Help You to Simplify and Move Forward
2 months ago

Having Trouble Downsizing? These 6 Questions May Help You to Simplify and Move Forward

By  •  Lifestyle

Simplifying, downsizing, decluttering… these topics seem to be very popular right now. Why is this such an issue for so many people? Read More

We’re Going Bananas for This Healthy Snickers Nicecream! (Oh… and It’s Also Crazy Delicious!)
2 months ago

We’re Going Bananas for This Healthy Snickers Nicecream! (Oh… and It’s Also Crazy Delicious!)

By  •  Lifestyle

In case you are not familiar with “nicecream” yet, pay attention because this will change your life!

Nicecream is simply healthy ice cream, made from frozen bananas. It’s also super simple to make. All you need is a food processor or blender with a powerful motor and frozen bananas. Read More

My Super Simple (Yet Oh So Tasty!) Flat Iron Steak with Mushrooms and Red Wine Sauce
2 months ago

My Super Simple (Yet Oh So Tasty!) Flat Iron Steak with Mushrooms and Red Wine Sauce

By  •  Lifestyle

Most people think that life after 60 is all about relaxing. Well, this may be true for some of us… but, most older adults live pretty busy lives. So, when we find a simple, easy-to-make recipe that is both hearty and tasty, we are always ready to give it a shot! Read More

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

Are Distractions Preventing You From Finding Happiness After 60?
3 months 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

3 Unexpected Ways Meditation is a Key to Happiness After 60
3 months ago

3 Unexpected Ways Meditation is a Key to Happiness After 60

Despite the common stereotypes, people over 60 are busy. We are always on the move. And, when we do finally have a moment of silence, we rush to fill it with a thousand small distractions. Did you know that the average person checks their phone 110 times per day? 110 times! Read More

7 Simple Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute
3 months ago

7 Simple Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute

Happiness and positivity are essential to every aspect of getting the most from life after 60. This is why we are always searching for ways to be happier. When we feel happy, we are more likely to get out and engage with the world – and the more we do, the happier we become. Do you agree? Read More

Is it Better to be Right or Happy? The Answer May Surprise You!
3 months ago

Is it Better to be Right or Happy? The Answer May Surprise You!

By the time we reach our 60th birthday, it’s natural to have well-formed opinions about the world. Many of us have strong political and religious views. Others have well-formed opinions about the sports teams that we support, the causes that we contribute to and the communities in which we live. Read More

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