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Embrace Anti-Consumerism and Feel Like a Millionaire After 60
10 months ago

Embrace Anti-Consumerism and Feel Like a Millionaire After 60

“I don’t need it. I don’t want it. I’m not gonna buy it.” Say it three times and walk away. Say it and feel fabulous. You’re a part of a new anti-consumerism movement that will help you feel like a millionaire. Read More

Accessorizing After 60: Why Scarves Are the Perfect Accessory for Any Season
11 months ago

Accessorizing After 60: Why Scarves Are the Perfect Accessory for Any Season

If you are anything like me, then you’ve had scarves in your closet for many, many years. Whether you wear them or not is a different story. But now that the weather is getting cooler and we need extra layers to keep warm, these are great items that work for any age, any size woman. Read More

Why Handmade Clothing for Women Over 50 Makes All the Difference
11 months ago

Why Handmade Clothing for Women Over 50 Makes All the Difference

How would you describe yourself? A copy cat? A sheep, blending into the herd, indistinct and dull?

Didn’t think so. Read More

Ageism and the Fitness Clothing Industry
11 months ago

Ageism and the Fitness Clothing Industry

Most people, if not everyone, recognize the benefits of exercise. An entire industry has been built around promoting proactive health, with both food and drug commercials emphasizing diet and exercise. Read More

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

How Swimming Can Be a Great Activity for Women Over 60
3 months ago

How Swimming Can Be a Great Activity for Women Over 60

Do you like to swim? Do you really like it, or do you just do it because you know it is good for you? I am in the latter category. I find it a kind of work. Read More

4 Reasons You May Have a Hard Time Losing Weight as You Age
3 months ago

4 Reasons You May Have a Hard Time Losing Weight as You Age

It’s essential for seniors to prioritize maintaining a healthy weight as they age but, clearly, many are struggling to comply with lifestyle changes that make this possible. Read More

What’s All This Fuss About Pink Salt? Exploring the Health Benefits of Himalayan Sea Salt
3 months ago

What’s All This Fuss About Pink Salt? Exploring the Health Benefits of Himalayan Sea Salt

Four billion years ago, in the Punjab region of Pakistan, a great Primal Sea existed. As the planet shifted and changed, the sea dried up, leaving behind pockets of salt crystals. Read More

How Magnesium Can Help Support Brain Health After 60
3 months ago

How Magnesium Can Help Support Brain Health After 60

Do you eat a banana every day? Perhaps you have chosen to do so because this potassium-rich fruit is reported to strengthen your bones and prevent osteoporosis. Or perhaps you have heard that a banana will suppress your appetite or control your blood sugar. Read More

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

Should You Use a Younger Picture on Your Over 50 Dating Profile?
3 years ago

Should You Use a Younger Picture on Your Over 50 Dating Profile?

Exploring an over 50 dating site is an emotional experience for most women. Not only are many of us nervous about being back in the dating scene after decades of stability, but, we also have to put ourselves out there for the world to see. Read More

Senior Dating Doesn’t Have to be So Serious!
3 years ago

Senior Dating Doesn’t Have to be So Serious!

If you ask a group of single older women describe their experiences with senior dating, you will face sighs, knowing chuckles and more than a few rolled eyes. Many women who dipped their toes in the over 50 dating waters, quickly pulled them out again. Others stayed in the dating pool halfheartedly, trying not to get scammed or hurt more than really looking for someone exciting to spend time with. Read More

The Surprising Truth About Dating Over 50 – My Interview with a Dating Coach
3 years ago

The Surprising Truth About Dating Over 50 – My Interview with a Dating Coach

Loving relationships are tricky at any age, but, according to dating coach David Wygant, its men over 50 who really shoot themselves in the foot! After years in the dating game, older men somehow forget how to approach women. Read More

When it Comes to Senior Dating, Women Should Leave these Things Behind
3 years ago

When it Comes to Senior Dating, Women Should Leave these Things Behind

When it comes to senior dating, having lots of life experience is a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, by the time we reach our 50s and 60s, we know who we are and what we want from life. In many ways, we also have more to offer a potential partner. Read More

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

Life on a Windstar Cruise: Billionaire Boating for the Rest of Us
10 months ago

Life on a Windstar Cruise: Billionaire Boating for the Rest of Us

By  •  Travel

There is nothing ordinary about the drive from historic downtown Rome to the port at Civitavecchia. As you leave the capital, you feel the weight of stone and sculpture, culture and commerce lifting from your shoulders. In its place, a gentle breeze lifts your spirits as the Mediterranean pulls you towards your next great adventure. Read More

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar
10 months ago

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar

By  •  Travel

Claire Westdahl is a legacy. The 71-year-old retired nurse-midwife recently took her 10-year-old granddaughter Mae on her first Road Scholar educational adventure, walking in the footsteps of her mother, who took Claire’s then pre-teen son John on his first Road Scholar adventure over 30 years ago. Read More

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!
11 months ago

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!

By  •  Travel

Traveling solo can be an enriching and affirming experience. It can also be filled with worry and anxiety if we let self-doubt cloud our journey.

Take on the ‘what if’s’ by planning ahead and putting yourself in charge of the resolutions to possible problems. Consider worst case scenarios and mentally problem solve in advance. Read More

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise
11 months ago

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise

This is how I describe my first adventure cruise: “Summer camp for adults with gourmet food and alcohol.” Read More

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

Starting a Business Around Your Hobby After 60? Here’s How to Market It!
8 months ago

Starting a Business Around Your Hobby After 60? Here’s How to Market It!

Now that you have decided to start your little business selling your products, it is time to address how you are going to set up your marketing plan. Up till now, you have been doing your hobby for fun and perhaps selling a few items/services here and there. Read More

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees
9 months ago

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees

When our careers are in full swing, we don’t think about the importance of jobs for retirees. Either we assume that we will save enough money to live in comfort in the “best years of our lives” or we look forward to enjoying our freedom in retirement, without working, even if it means cutting back on luxuries.  Read More

How to Make Friends with Mother Time by Using These 5 Time Management Hacks
9 months ago

How to Make Friends with Mother Time by Using These 5 Time Management Hacks

Why is it that time seems to fly now that we’re 60 or 70 or 80? I’m often amazed when a wedding, the death of friend or a move to a new city was 20 or 30 years ago. Heavens, it’s already 2018! What happened to 2017? Read More

Fighting from Within: Connie’s Big Move Against Corporate Ageism
9 months ago

Fighting from Within: Connie’s Big Move Against Corporate Ageism

The following is part three of Connie’s story. Go to Part One and Part Two if you have missed the previous installments.

Finding research on ageism in the workplace: easy. Uncovering how individual companies were solving the issue: nearly impossible. Read More

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

How to Have an Opinion but Still Practice the Art of Kind Conversing in Your 60s
2 months ago

How to Have an Opinion but Still Practice the Art of Kind Conversing in Your 60s

These are turbulent times that we live in, and I am amazed at the uncontrolled and selfish conversing I see and hear lately. It’s everywhere! TV, social media, restaurants, ball fields, schools… everywhere! I believe everyone has forgotten “It’s just your opinion.” Read More

A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding Your Sense of Adventure and Creativity After 50 – Part 1
2 months ago

A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding Your Sense of Adventure and Creativity After 50 – Part 1

By  •  Lifestyle

There are a few myths about aging circulating out there, and here’s one of them: aging makes you less adventurous and less creative. Read More

6 Transportation Aids That Seniors Should Know About
2 months ago

6 Transportation Aids That Seniors Should Know About

By  •  Lifestyle

Are you an older adult who loves to drive? Or are you worried about your own senior mom or dad driving? Read More

4 Dangers of Being a Single Introvert in Your 60s
2 months ago

4 Dangers of Being a Single Introvert in Your 60s

Being an aging single introvert, I find that I am now more confident in recognizing and stating my need to be alone. At the same time, when I’m in a social setting, I’m also more confident than I used to be – maybe because I have had the time to recharge my inner battery. Read More

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

3 Ways to Keep Having Fun in Your 60s
4 months ago

3 Ways to Keep Having Fun in Your 60s

Are You Havin’ Any Fun? is an old song with lyrics by Jack Yellen and music by Sammy Fain. It goes something like this: Read More

What Watching the Royal Wedding Taught Me About Finding Serenity in Solitude
4 months ago

What Watching the Royal Wedding Taught Me About Finding Serenity in Solitude

Like many who are not close watchers of all things royal, I did make an exception and watched the recent wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. I planned to watch for the pageantry, to admire the hats and to see the royal family and the finely-dressed A-list guests. Read More

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past
4 months ago

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past

I have written three blog posts about cancer. The first was about the shock and adjustment in the first 10 weeks. The second was about making getting healthy the number one priority. The third was about the liberating feeling of going around bald. Now I feel ready to talk about the deeper effect of cancer. Read More

How to Reclaim Your Passion for Life in Your 60s
4 months ago

How to Reclaim Your Passion for Life in Your 60s

Stand as a spiritual warrior at the threshold of old age. This is no time to shrink away, to believe the lies of insignificance or uselessness. Do not retreat or retire from the world. Read More

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