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8 Steps to Make Online Shopping Successful and Fun!
2 weeks ago

8 Steps to Make Online Shopping Successful and Fun!

It may be true that you don’t need to know how to do your shopping online to be happy. And it’s safe to say that brick and mortar stores won’t all have disappeared in our lifetime. But as an older woman who has trouble finding the right fitting clothing at times, I do think that online shopping can be beneficial. Read More

What Older Women Can Learn from Iris Apfel About Fashion… and Life!
3 weeks ago

What Older Women Can Learn from Iris Apfel About Fashion… and Life!

Before 96-year-old Iris Apfel made a splash on social media just over five years ago, hardly anyone had ever heard of her. Today she is almost a household name among fashionistas, influencers, and lovers of life…
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Coloring Grey Hair and Eyebrows: Here Are 3 Top Tips from an Over 50 Fashion Expert
3 weeks ago

Coloring Grey Hair and Eyebrows: Here Are 3 Top Tips from an Over 50 Fashion Expert

Does grey hair make you think of wisdom or boredom? Are you glad to be a grey-haired granny or are you a daring dyed-hair diva? Whether you love it or lament it, fashion expert Penelope Whiteley has advice for grey-haired gals over 50.  Enjoy the show! Read More

10 Facial Acupressure Exercises for Older Women
4 weeks ago

10 Facial Acupressure Exercises for Older Women

Will older women benefit from facial acupressure exercises? Absolutely! Whether women want to fight the signs of aging, reduce stress and tension, or improve their complexion, facial acupressure will help them…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

4 Reasons for Bloating During Menopause and What You Can Do to Find Relief
2 days ago

4 Reasons for Bloating During Menopause and What You Can Do to Find Relief

Bloating is prompted by indigestion or gas in the stomach and is most often associated with a protruding stomach. Women may also say their faces show signs of being bloated or use the term bloated feet.  Read More

Enjoy Sports? It’s Not Too Late to Start Competing as a Senior Woman!
3 days ago

Enjoy Sports? It’s Not Too Late to Start Competing as a Senior Woman!

Luckily, there were trees. I claimed my patch of shade that Wednesday morning in June along with the other women in the 65-69 age group waiting to be led to the starting line of the 800-meter…
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Are Supplements a Waste of Money and Do We Really Need Them After 60?
4 days ago

Are Supplements a Waste of Money and Do We Really Need Them After 60?

At your local grocery store, you’ve likely passed the health section and saw the seemingly endless rows of supplements lined on the shelves. From vitamin B to Calcium, there seems to be a supplement for just about every nutrient…
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Relaxing Yoga for Seniors Practice: Focus on Lower Back (Part 3/8): FULL 37-Min Class
5 days ago

Relaxing Yoga for Seniors Practice: Focus on Lower Back (Part 3/8): FULL 37-Min Class

For many of us older women with a fondness for 1940s music, this Andrews Sisters/ Bing Crosby refrain from South America, Take It Away says it all. Our spines simply aren’t what they used to be!

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

But I Can’t WAIT to Meet You! The Challenges of Online Dating Past 60
2 months ago

But I Can’t WAIT to Meet You! The Challenges of Online Dating Past 60

By  •  Dating

I copied and pasted the scammer’s message into the white block for reporting fake profiles. This was the eighth this week. The copy is almost always identical too, and goes like this: [Some guy] has found the love of his life…
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26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life
3 months ago

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life

By  •  Dating

Have you considered meeting a man in real life versus at an online dating site? When I ask this question to the women I speak with, they often tell me they’re not sure where single men over 50 are hanging out. Read More

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle
3 months ago

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle

Are you looking for a Knight in Shining Armor, but only seem to be able to find the Knave of Hearts? Do you think a man who will take care of you is ancient history? Take heart, even as a modern woman over 60, you don’t have to do it all alone! Read More

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?
3 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

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

Women-Only Travel is Not a Trip – It’s a Journey
3 weeks ago

Women-Only Travel is Not a Trip – It’s a Journey

By  •  Travel

Once you travel with a group of women you won’t want to stop. There’s something unique that brings women together. Women have a natural bond of shared experiences and shared histories and there’s no better opportunity…
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3 Sneaky Tips for Finding Hidden Gems When Traveling After 60
1 month ago

3 Sneaky Tips for Finding Hidden Gems When Traveling After 60

By  •  Travel

We all have our favorite things to do when we travel, whether for a vacation or a longer stay. The first thing I do in a new city is hit the art museums. We all want to see famous sites and attend popular entertainment events. But what do you do when you’ve seen all the tourist spots? Read More

How Solo Road Trips Can Be Fun at Any Age
1 month ago

How Solo Road Trips Can Be Fun at Any Age

By  •  Travel

Are you a Baby Boomer who still enjoys driving? Many people do continue driving into their senior years. It makes so many things more convenient if you drive rather than take another mode of transportation. Read More

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

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
3 weeks ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

5 Reasons More Boomers Are Working in Retirement – It Is Not Just About Money
4 weeks ago

5 Reasons More Boomers Are Working in Retirement – It Is Not Just About Money

Boomers are, true to form, changing the meaning of the word ‘retirement’. If you look it up in any dictionary, retirement is all about stopping work. But even if we can afford to, many of us have no intention of stopping work…
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Keeping Money Secrets from Your Man – Good Idea or Good Grief!
4 weeks ago

Keeping Money Secrets from Your Man – Good Idea or Good Grief!

When I asked the women in our community to share their advice for younger women, a surprising number recommended that their younger sisters keep a separate bank account from their husbands. Read More

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources
4 weeks ago

My Top Tips on Making Withdrawals from Your Retirement Distribution Sources

This is by far one of the most challenging financial areas to consider during your retirement transition phase. Read More

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

How to Improve the Quality of Your Transition to Retirement
1 week ago

How to Improve the Quality of Your Transition to Retirement

Similar to the positive, indelible first impression one wants to make on the first day of work, a signature transition to retirement can be just as meaningful. Read More

Arranging Family Photos in Your Senior Years Can Bring a New Perspective and Purpose to Your Life
1 week ago

Arranging Family Photos in Your Senior Years Can Bring a New Perspective and Purpose to Your Life

For most of my life, I looked at family photos as most others did – they were little snippets of time. I would pick up a few envelopes of prints and flip through the 20 or 36 photos inside…
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When I Go: Burial Options from Near and Far
2 weeks ago

When I Go: Burial Options from Near and Far

One of the songs I have always loved is When I Go by Dave Carter and Tracy Grammar, written two years before Dave’s untimely death at age 49…
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How the Wisdom of the Older Generation Can Strip Limitations and Point to Longevity
2 weeks ago

How the Wisdom of the Older Generation Can Strip Limitations and Point to Longevity

My husband and I were out of state, celebrating our wedding anniversary when his heart stopped beating. I was 39 years old and suddenly, despite my best efforts, I was a widow…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

5 Questions You Might Be Asking Yourself at 60 and Why You MUST Answer Them
4 days ago

5 Questions You Might Be Asking Yourself at 60 and Why You MUST Answer Them

Many of us constantly live with questions hanging over us – questions concerning our life in general, especially when we transition to the retirement years. Perhaps you feel something is “off”…
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Bored with Everyday Life? 5 Easy and Fun Ideas to Get Your Sparkle Back After 60
5 days ago

Bored with Everyday Life? 5 Easy and Fun Ideas to Get Your Sparkle Back After 60

By  •  Mindset

Most of us feel grateful. We’ve come far and lived long. Yet all of us are human. So even amidst all that gratitude we can occasionally feel antsy. Restless. I daresay, bored…
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Choose Happiness, Says the Wisdom of Our Elders
5 days ago

Choose Happiness, Says the Wisdom of Our Elders

What’s the secret to living a fuller, more content life? For John Leland, an award-winning New York Times reporter and author of the New York Times bestseller Happiness Is a Choice You Make…
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Recovering from Your Divorce? Here’s How to Gain Back Your Confidence After 50
1 week ago

Recovering from Your Divorce? Here’s How to Gain Back Your Confidence After 50

In your journey to get confident and feel better about yourself after 50, you cannot be afraid to step on toes. In other words, do for yourself what no one else will do for you. Read More

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