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

7 Tips for a Pretty Pedicure After 60 (#7 Is a Real Surprise!)
6 days ago

7 Tips for a Pretty Pedicure After 60 (#7 Is a Real Surprise!)

A relaxing spa pedicure is a welcome treat year-round. However, getting that pedicure and keeping the polish pristine, as fall quickly approaches, presents a formidable challenge. Read More

Fashion After 60 Advice: 9 Things to Throw Out of Your Closet
6 days ago

Fashion After 60 Advice: 9 Things to Throw Out of Your Closet

When it comes to closet space, it always seems to not be enough. Do you have things that don’t belong there anymore? Join us in conversation with model and style expert Dorrie Jacobson who has some closet secrets to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

4 Fall Fitness Tips for Older Women: How to Stay Fit (and Safe!) This Autumn
4 days ago

4 Fall Fitness Tips for Older Women: How to Stay Fit (and Safe!) This Autumn

While in some parts of the country it feels like summer simply won’t let up, in other parts the cooler temperatures are really starting to set in. Read More

Is Bike Riding Still an Option for Those Over 60?
5 days ago

Is Bike Riding Still an Option for Those Over 60?

If you’ve ever been asked this question, you know the answer is a resounding YES. For many of us, it’s difficult to imagine our parents on a bicycle in their 60s, 70s and even 80s. Luckily, things have changed. Read More

5 Simple Techniques to Naturally Boost Your Energy After 60
6 days ago

5 Simple Techniques to Naturally Boost Your Energy After 60

How many of us, still in the working universe – or maybe working from home – think they need coffee to boost their energy and jump-start their day? How many of us wake up with a fuzzy brain and mindlessly think a shot of java will do it for them? Read More

Stay Mentally Sharp! Another Good Reason to Manage Your Blood Pressure After 60
1 week ago

Stay Mentally Sharp! Another Good Reason to Manage Your Blood Pressure After 60

I do my best to keep up with the latest research about high blood pressure (hypertension) because this illness has had such an awful impact on many of my family members and friends. So, understandably, the cardiovascular risks, such as heart attacks and strokes, are all very well known to me. Read More

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

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

Love Never Expires! 5 Reasons to Believe in Senior Dating
3 months ago

Love Never Expires! 5 Reasons to Believe in Senior Dating

By  •  Dating

Do you believe in love after 60? Or have you given up on men? Join us in conversation with dating coach Lisa Copeland who shares 5 reasons why you shouldn’t give up on male companionship. Enjoy the show! Read More

The Ultimate Guide to Diving into Dating After 60
3 months ago

The Ultimate Guide to Diving into Dating After 60

If you believe that dating in your 60s is impossible, this article is for you. Just because you are getting older doesn’t mean that you can’t find a partner. Growing older is not for the faint-hearted, but that being said, it’s also a privilege many are denied on a daily basis. Read More

Mature Dating Mystery: Is the Good Girl Syndrome Holding Older Women Back?
3 months ago

Mature Dating Mystery: Is the Good Girl Syndrome Holding Older Women Back?

Through the years, we’ve all been taught to be good girls – but what if this advice has made us less confident in ourselves? Join us in conversation with dating coach Lisa Copeland who knows what it means to be a good girl of great value. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

10 Tips on Driving the Champagne Route of France in Your 60s
3 weeks ago

10 Tips on Driving the Champagne Route of France in Your 60s

Who enjoys drinking French champagne? Or, more accurately, who doesn’t?

French champagne conjures up images of special celebrations, a touch of luxury or just those unique, unforgettable moments in your life. There is nothing that I like more than a chilled ‘glass of bubbles’ any time of the day. Read More

Packing Secrets for Your Upcoming Small Group Tour
3 weeks ago

Packing Secrets for Your Upcoming Small Group Tour

As the name sounds, a small group tour is intended for a small number of people to visit and tour a venue.

There are small group tours for every interest, hobby or destination. You can join a food, art, education, extreme sport, walking or cycling tour – in any country or place imaginable. Read More

9 Reasons Why Cruising Is Great for Solo Women Travelers
4 weeks ago

9 Reasons Why Cruising Is Great for Solo Women Travelers

By  •  Travel

There aren’t many trip options that are so well suited to solo travelers as cruising. Where else can you go that you have the perfect balance of social interaction and as much quiet personal time as you desire? Read More

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60
4 weeks ago

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60

By  •  Travel

At my favorite Bangkok duck-soup stall, the owner lights up every time I say, “Aroy mak!” letting her know I thought the food was delicious. There’s a momentary connection we wouldn’t have had, had I said, “Delicious!” in English. Read More

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

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

You’re Never Too Old to Automate Your Finances. Here’s How to Do it!
2 months ago

You’re Never Too Old to Automate Your Finances. Here’s How to Do it!

The core principles behind automating your finances are not new. In fact, if your parents ever put their coins in little jars labelled “vacation,” “emergency,” and “savings,” you’ve seen the basics of financial automation at work. Read More

What Advice Would You Give Your Younger Self About Saving for Retirement?
2 months ago

What Advice Would You Give Your Younger Self About Saving for Retirement?

I’ve been thinking about retirement a lot lately. Like many women in our community, I don’t see myself slowing down any time soon. This year, I turn 70, so, I reached retirement age quite a while ago. But, as a freelance consultant and the founder of Sixty and Me, it feels like I am working harder than ever. Read More

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

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids
4 days ago

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids

Don’t you love to hear someone say, “I remember holidays at my grandparents’ house. I loved the smells and the decorations, especially the _____________. That was my favorite!” Do your kids, grandkids or family friends have specific decorations they always comment on? Read More

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?
5 days ago

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?

Contrary to what we’re used to, retirement is a recent idea. When people lived an average of 47 years in the 19th century, retirement wasn’t an option. But now we define retirement as “the end of your working life.” Read More

Book of the Week: The Dinner List – A Menu of Life, Love, Loss, Family and Regrets
7 days ago

Book of the Week: The Dinner List – A Menu of Life, Love, Loss, Family and Regrets

We’ve all probably been asked, at least once in our lives, to name five people, living or dead, with whom we’d like to have dinner. Read More

What Life Changing Books Did You Read in Your Childhood?
1 week ago

What Life Changing Books Did You Read in Your Childhood?

When I was a little girl, I loved reading books. I remember sitting under a tree for hours, letting the images from my favorite stories fill my mind. At the time, I didn’t see reading as being serious business. Like most children, I saw books as a welcome escape from my schoolwork or household chores. Little did I know that the books that I was reading would influence my life for decades to come. It is not an exaggeration to say that many of the books that I read changed my life. Read More

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

How to Be the Best Person You Can Be at Any Age
6 days ago

How to Be the Best Person You Can Be at Any Age

Are you the best person that you can be? It’s a simple question, but, its consequences are far reaching. Why?

Because making a commitment to self-improvement puts us in control of our lives – and a sense of control is a cornerstone of positivity. By taking action to be the best person we can be, we assert our right to judge ourselves. At the same time, we deny the right of others to judge us. Read More

Stop! Think of One Thing That Makes You Happy in Your 60s and Smile!
7 days ago

Stop! Think of One Thing That Makes You Happy in Your 60s and Smile!

I saw a meme on Facebook last week with the following instruction: “think of one thing that makes you happy and smile.” Read More

Wellness Spotlight: Do You Find Ways to Grow Your Emotional and Spiritual Well-Being?
1 week ago

Wellness Spotlight: Do You Find Ways to Grow Your Emotional and Spiritual Well-Being?

By  •  Mindset

This blog is part two of a three-part series describing the six dimensions of wellness: physical, social, emotional, spiritual, intellectual and vocational and how they work together to form whole-person wellness. Read More

7 Remarkable Ways to Help You Thrive After 60 (That You Probably Didn’t Consider)
2 weeks ago

7 Remarkable Ways to Help You Thrive After 60 (That You Probably Didn’t Consider)

At the beginning of the growing season, I purchased a beautiful flowering plant. It grows tall and its blooms are bright. The hot summer sun seemed to thwart its growth. I thought, “Well, that was a short blooming season.” 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!