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6 White Must-Have’s for Your Summer Wardrobe
3 weeks ago

6 White Must-Have’s for Your Summer Wardrobe

Does anything say “summer” quite like wearing white? It has several traits in common with its absolute opposite on the color spectrum, black: it’s chic, it’s easy to accessorize, it can be worn as a monochromatic outfit, and it always looks great! Read More

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

Fashion Over 60: Exploring the Power of Simple Black, White and Grey
1 month ago

Fashion Over 60: Exploring the Power of Simple Black, White and Grey

Sometimes we consider black, white and grey boring colors. Is that truly the case? Join us in discussion with style blogger Mel Kobayashi who has prepared some great ideas to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

4 Tiny Makeup for Older Women Tips That Make a Big Difference
1 month ago

4 Tiny Makeup for Older Women Tips That Make a Big Difference

61-year-old Janet arrived at the makeup counter wearing full makeup. As she gradually became more comfortable talking with me, she shared that her 9th grade best friend had taught her how to use makeup. They’d arrive at school early and sneak into the bathroom to put on their makeup together. Read More

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

Debunking the Big Misconception About Orange Pekoe Tea
1 week ago

Debunking the Big Misconception About Orange Pekoe Tea

What comes to your mind when you hear the term orange pekoe? The lovely aroma of citrus and orange blossoms? A delicious tea that tastes of oranges? In fact, the term really has absolutely nothing to do with the orange fruit. Read More

Vegan Summer Soups – My Super Summer Cold Veggie and Black Bean and Tomato Soup
1 week ago

Vegan Summer Soups – My Super Summer Cold Veggie and Black Bean and Tomato Soup

Soup isn’t just for winter, though a bowl of hot soup on a cold day always sounds comforting and wonderful.

I make hot soups during the summer because my husband loves soup. I have a few soups that are suitable served cold or at room temperature. My soups often have lots of veggies and different beans. Read More

6 Smart Ways to Save on Healthcare Costs
2 weeks ago

6 Smart Ways to Save on Healthcare Costs

If you’re pinching pennies trying to save up for a big trip this summer, the biggest hurdle you face may be rising healthcare costs. Read More

5 Ways Inadequate Sleep Can Undermine Your Weight Loss Efforts After 60
2 weeks ago

5 Ways Inadequate Sleep Can Undermine Your Weight Loss Efforts After 60

Do you have some days when you feel hungry all day, no matter what you eat? That might be because you didn’t get enough sleep the night before.  Read More

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

Online Dating After 60: Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify Your Experience
4 months ago

Online Dating After 60: Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify Your Experience

When I found myself single after 32 years of marriage, I vacillated between delight and despondency. After three years on my own, I tentatively approached online dating, and numerous coffee date debacles taught me a lot. Read More

Do You Believe in the Power of Love After 60?
4 months ago

Do You Believe in the Power of Love After 60?

By  •  Dating

Many years ago, a lovely client showed me a bracelet her husband had gifted her for a special occasion. Inscribed was a beautiful quote by Robert Browning sent to his beloved Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Read More

Never Say “Never” When It Comes to Finding Love After a Loss
4 months ago

Never Say “Never” When It Comes to Finding Love After a Loss

The death of my husband more than a decade ago was the toughest experience of my life. I had turned 60 just a month before his passing. Read More

Are There Any Good Men Left to Date After 60? The Truth May Surprise You
5 months ago

Are There Any Good Men Left to Date After 60? The Truth May Surprise You

By  •  Dating

As you already know, attracting Mr. Right into your life can be a bit challenging. Unfortunately, growing up with fairy tales as children and romantic movies as an adult, you probably got an unrealistic picture of who men are and how they operate in the dating world. Read More

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

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro
4 weeks ago

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro

By  •  Travel

We’ve all been there. We’re having a wonderful holiday making beautiful memories, but our bodies are just not cooperating. Indigestion, dehydration, and other digestive issues can put a damper on the best vacations. So, we’ve turned to nutrition expert Ashley Koff to learn all the dos and don’ts of travel nutrition. Enjoy the show! Read More

Sharing a Cabin on a Singles Cruise? Don’t Make These 7 Horrible Blunders
1 month ago

Sharing a Cabin on a Singles Cruise? Don’t Make These 7 Horrible Blunders

By  •  Travel

One of the worst things about taking a cruise alone is having to deal with the dreaded single supplement. As a solo woman traveler, your options are fairly limited. You can either pay 25% to 100% more for the privilege of having your own room. Or, you can find someone to pair up with. Read More

Singles Cruises for Sensible Women: Looking Beyond the Booze and Bravado
1 month ago

Singles Cruises for Sensible Women: Looking Beyond the Booze and Bravado

By  •  Travel

When you think about singles cruises, what images enter your mind? Read More

4 Simple Things You Can Do to Make New Friends When Travelling After 60
1 month ago

4 Simple Things You Can Do to Make New Friends When Travelling After 60

As we age, we often find it harder to make friends. Many of the friends we still have are those we made as children, teenagers, or as adults with small children. Read More

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

5 Annoying Situations for Freelancers and Small Business Owners and How to Respond to Them
4 weeks ago

5 Annoying Situations for Freelancers and Small Business Owners and How to Respond to Them

Along with the benefits of being a freelancer, or running your own small business, come some aggravating problems. These hassles will occasionally occur, so you should be ready for them. Here are my solutions to the most common issues. Read More

Ageism in the Age of Automation
4 weeks ago

Ageism in the Age of Automation

Why Older Adults Have the Most to Lose from the Coming Technological Revolution… and What to Do About it!

Ageism is real and it’s about to get a lot worse. That’s the simple conclusion that I have come to after researching and thinking about the impact that automation is going to have on society in the coming decades. Read More

“People Over 50 Are Too Old to Start a Business” – An Angry Debate with an Old Friend
1 month ago

“People Over 50 Are Too Old to Start a Business” – An Angry Debate with an Old Friend

I don’t usually let stupid comments get to me, but, the other day, one of my good friends said something that really ticked me off. No, they didn’t criticize my hair or tell me that I looked fat in my favorite dress. They told me that I was wasting my time trying to help older adults to change their financial future. Specifically, she said: Read More

Starting a Salary Negotiation After 50? Understand Your BATNA
1 month ago

Starting a Salary Negotiation After 50? Understand Your BATNA

Starting a salary negotiation in your 50s or 60s can be a terrifying prospect. In many ways, it is like negotiating a salary increase at any other age – you worry about hurting your reputation with your boss, feel awkward about asking for a raise and worry that doing so will hurt your prospects at the company. Read More

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

7 Things I Thought I Would Be Good at When I Reached Age 60
4 weeks ago

7 Things I Thought I Would Be Good at When I Reached Age 60

Some things I have mastered. Mostly, things that I’ve done over and over, often with little attention. Things like driving a car. Or riding a bicycle. Or brewing a pot of coffee. No need for deep thought or remembering details… just do it and it somehow comes out well. Read More

 7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, Is the Best Place on Earth to Retire
4 weeks ago

 7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, Is the Best Place on Earth 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

10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60
4 weeks ago

10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Do you wish you could preserve your footprints on this planet by saving your stories? Do you often wish you knew more about a relative who has passed away? How many times have you heard someone say, “There are so many questions I should have asked”? Read More

Become an Amateur Mixologist with These Cool Summer Cocktails
4 weeks ago

Become an Amateur Mixologist with These Cool Summer Cocktails

The long, warm days of summer have arrived. There’s no better way to spend them than sipping your favorite beverage with friends, outdoors. As for me, I always love a refreshing seasonal cocktail. Read More

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

How to Recognize the Difference Between Dreams and Goals in Your 60s
2 weeks ago

How to Recognize the Difference Between Dreams and Goals in Your 60s

Most of us are familiar with goals and goal-making. For many of us, setting goals is an integral part of achievement and success. Read More

5 Things I Learned about Meditation, Mindfulness and Myself from a One-Month Mindfulness Challenge
2 weeks ago

5 Things I Learned about Meditation, Mindfulness and Myself from a One-Month Mindfulness Challenge

By  •  Mindset

Do you meditate or take time each day to be more mindful and present in your life? Do you feel sometimes that your mind is over-loaded, and you just can’t focus? Do you feel anxious and stressed? Read More

To Be or Not to Be Invisible After 60: The Choice Is Yours
2 weeks ago

To Be or Not to Be Invisible After 60: The Choice Is Yours

By  •  Mindset

A couple of years ago I realized how easily I could become an ‘invisible’ elder if I allowed that to happen. Read More

Has Your Age Become an Excuse for Not Really Living? Here’s What to Do!
2 weeks ago

Has Your Age Become an Excuse for Not Really Living? Here’s What to Do!

By  •  Mindset

My car has a feature which I find totally annoying. When I’m close to what the ‘powers-that-be’ determined is my next required maintenance, a little box pops up on the dash-screen announcing “Maintenance required soon!” and stays on until I’ve acceded to its request. Read More

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