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Grey Matters! Go Grey in Style with These 4 Tips
1 week ago

Grey Matters! Go Grey in Style with These 4 Tips

Deciding whether or not to embrace your grey hair is a dilemma nearly all women over 60 eventually face. Do you continue to dye your hair the same brown, red, or blonde shade you’ve worn for years, or is it time for a change?
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Finding Fashion Deals After 60: When Is a Bargain Not a Bargain
1 week ago

Finding Fashion Deals After 60: When Is a Bargain Not a Bargain

Unless you are hyper vigilant about your spending habits or living on a tight budget you’ve probably had the experience of buying something you didn’t expect to buy simply because you found it on sale. Now, there are many good reasons for doing so. Read More

Express Your Unique Self! Fashion Accessories for Magnificent Mature Women
2 weeks ago

Express Your Unique Self! Fashion Accessories for Magnificent Mature Women

As more candles are added to your birthday cake each year, you may start to accumulate more and more retired trinkets in your treasure chest. Women maturing into older age tend to shy away from the style they have built over the years and see trends as something they can no longer keep up with. Read More

Matte, Shine or Gloss Lipstick? Which is Best for Older Women?
2 weeks ago

Matte, Shine or Gloss Lipstick? Which is Best for Older Women?

Any woman who has ever gone to the makeup counter will tell you that, when it comes to lipstick choices, today’s market is saturated with choices; semi-gloss, matte, super high gloss, twenty-four-hour lipstick, you name it! Read More

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

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!
6 days ago

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!

Reading is a passion we can take into our old age and not worry about our performance! After all, it’s not a game we’re playing… we’re just keeping our brains functioning at optimum level. Let’s be clear…
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6 Things We Have Learned About the Aging Brain Since 2015
6 days ago

6 Things We Have Learned About the Aging Brain Since 2015

As women over 60, one thing we can agree on is that time doesn’t stand still. Fortunately for us, neither does research into the ways aging affects our brains. And it couldn’t come at a better time, given the looming Alzheimer’s epidemic…
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Fun in the Sun! Your Essential Guide to Sun Protection in the Years After 60
1 week ago

Fun in the Sun! Your Essential Guide to Sun Protection in the Years After 60

It’s hard not to get excited about the much-awaited start of summer and the idea of spending more time outside in the sun with friends and family. With new research exposing the environmental harms of sunblock…
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Boomers and Bongs – How Safe Is Medical Marijuana for Older Adults?
1 week ago

Boomers and Bongs – How Safe Is Medical Marijuana for Older Adults?

I read a tongue-in-cheek quip the other day that said, “Talk with your grandparents about marijuana – before somebody else does.” While this is clearly a clever play on the slogan from years gone by aimed at keeping kids off drugs…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?
2 months ago

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?

A friend of mine in her early 60s was surprised when a man she met for the first time for a coffee date asked if she’d like to get together for dinner the following Saturday. Read More

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?
2 months ago

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?

Have you ever been completely captivated by a man you knew was bad for you? Most women have fallen for a bad boy at some point in their lives. It’s hard to resist a great looking guy who knows exactly how to make you feel amazing and while maturity may bring wisdom, a woman over 60 certainly isn’t immune to this man’s dangerous charms. Read More

3 Reasons Women Over 50 Have Trouble Finding Love (It’s Not What You Think)
2 months ago

3 Reasons Women Over 50 Have Trouble Finding Love (It’s Not What You Think)

Why do otherwise dauntless women in their 50’s and 60’s struggle so much when it comes to dating? Do you feel, as a mature woman, you should have your love life figured out by now? Take heart – you’re not alone and help is on the way! Read More

3 Senior Dating No-Nos for Women Who Really Want to Find Love (#1 is So Important!)
2 months ago

3 Senior Dating No-Nos for Women Who Really Want to Find Love (#1 is So Important!)

What are the biggest mistakes women over 60 make when dating? What should the woman over 60 expect from today’s dating scene? Margaret Manning of Sixty and Me and Love Coach Lisa Copeland talk about what can go wrong when you’re looking for Mr. Right how to avoid these dating faux pas. Read More

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

Fit to Travel: Exercises to Help You Say “Yes!” to Every Adventure on Your Next Trip
2 weeks ago

Fit to Travel: Exercises to Help You Say “Yes!” to Every Adventure on Your Next Trip

Spring is here and, as the sun finally pops out, I’m thinking about travel! I love exploring new cities and have many travel destinations on my bucket list. Helping my clients prepare their body for an upcoming bucket list trip…
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Reawaken Your Soul (and Stomach) by Traveling on an ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ Journey
2 weeks ago

Reawaken Your Soul (and Stomach) by Traveling on an ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ Journey

By  •  Travel

Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love explores simple pleasures and pizza in Italy, devotion in India, and love in Bali, bringing readers with her on a one-year journey of self-discovery and empowerment…
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Stay Calm, Cool, and Collected When Traveling Over 60 and Enjoy Your Trip
3 weeks ago

Stay Calm, Cool, and Collected When Traveling Over 60 and Enjoy Your Trip

Whether you’re traveling alone or with others, staying calm, cool, and collected makes your trip so much more enjoyable. The whole idea of a vacation is to have a good time as you experience something different…
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How to Pack and Travel Anywhere with a Carry On Bag
3 weeks ago

How to Pack and Travel Anywhere with a Carry On Bag

We have probably all traveled with too many bags. We struggle through the airport and try not to topple over on the escalator. We scramble to find a luggage cart or a porter and then cross our fingers when it comes time to check in and weigh our bags. Read More

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

6 Ways for an Older Woman to Become a Successful Entrepreneur
4 weeks 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

Mobilize Your Money: Manage Your Post Retirement Funds Wherever You Go
1 month ago

Mobilize Your Money: Manage Your Post Retirement Funds Wherever You Go

Online and mobile banking allows us to manage our money without having to step foot in a bank. The banking industry has evolved significantly over the past decade. With the prevalence of smartphones, online banking is becoming the primary way people are managing their finances. Read More

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring
1 month ago

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring

Spring is in the air. I am getting ready to start my outdoor gardening, and I know there is a lot of work to do before I will harvest the bounty. As I do this, I can’t help but feel that the same is true with our monetary lives. Read More

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help
1 month ago

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help

Are you thinking of starting a small business in retirement? Taking on a coach is a really good place to begin. Read More

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

7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, is the Best Place to Retire
4 days ago

7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, is the Best Place to Retire

The first time I came to Koh Lanta, a small island in southern Thailand, I knew it would be my retirement home. There was nothing monumental that happened, just a sense of being home, being where I’m supposed to be. Read More

Amazing, Affordable Getaways: 5 Places Where a Month-Long Escape Costs $1,500 (FREE Report!)
1 week ago

Amazing, Affordable Getaways: 5 Places Where a Month-Long Escape Costs $1,500 (FREE Report!)

By  •  Lifestyle

Low costs… great weather… and excellent, affordable healthcare. There are lots of benefits to giving overseas living a try. But what if you haven’t decided yet which overseas retirement haven you prefer? Or what if you don’t even know yet if this go-abroad strategy is for you?
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Happy Older Americans Month! Apply for a $1,500 Road Scholar Scholarship by June 30th
1 week ago

Happy Older Americans Month! Apply for a $1,500 Road Scholar Scholarship by June 30th

By  •  Lifestyle

This year, Road Scholar is searching for 100 educators, caregivers and low-income adults who wish to experience an educational learning experience. The organization will award 100 scholarships worth $1,500 between now and June 30th…
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How Being Messy Can Transform Your Life for the Better
1 week ago

How Being Messy Can Transform Your Life for the Better

By  •  Lifestyle

If you know the nursery rhyme story of Jack Sprat and his wife, then you have an idea of the relationship my wife of 44 years, Judy, and I have. If you’re not familiar with the child’s poem, here is the first stanza: Read More

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

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

6 Ways to Manage Grief and Rebuild Your Life After a Loss
5 days ago

6 Ways to Manage Grief and Rebuild Your Life After a Loss

By  •  Mindset

After my husband passed away from cancer and the dust had settled, I was soon left to deal with the pain and suffering that would ensue. I didn’t know how or where to begin putting the pieces of my life back together again. Read More

I Choose Me! Becoming Your Own Best Advocate in the Years After 60
6 days ago

I Choose Me! Becoming Your Own Best Advocate in the Years After 60

By  •  Mindset

Being the product of an abusive father, I grew up a people pleaser. By constantly trying to please him, I learned to survive. In doing so, for years I kept lying to my inner self. We all know we should never lie to ourselves…
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Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?
1 week ago

Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?

By  •  Mindset

In past blogs I’ve written about the recognizable pattern to behavior change including five stages: pre-contemplation (I’m not even thinking about changing a behavior)…

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