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Be Bold, Not Boring! How to Make a Fashion Statement After 50 with Eye-Catching Prints and Colors
4 months ago

Be Bold, Not Boring! How to Make a Fashion Statement After 50 with Eye-Catching Prints and Colors

Does fashion, after 50, only consist of dull colors? Do women our age no longer don bold prints? Watch the show as we discuss with Jess Jannenga, a fashion blogger on Elegantly Dressed and Stylish, that bold prints and colors remain an excellent choice for women, even (or perhaps especially!) after 50. Read More

Makeup for Women Over 60: Why Cream Blush with a Little Powder Is the Best Choice for Older Skin
4 months ago

Makeup for Women Over 60: Why Cream Blush with a Little Powder Is the Best Choice for Older Skin

We never think to combine cream with powder when we use blush, but is it possible? Join us in discussion with makeup artist Ariane Poole who is here to share her professional advice. Enjoy the show! Read More

9 Must Have Clothing Items That Complete Your Wardrobe After 60
4 months ago

9 Must Have Clothing Items That Complete Your Wardrobe After 60

Trendy styles may come and go, but classics live forever. Women like Audrey Hepburn, Maria Shriver and Barbara Bush embody grace and elegance, not only in how they live their lives, but also in how they dress. Their polished, put-together look is one that many strive for, but few are able to achieve. Read More

Skipping Your Eyeliner? You’re Missing Out on the Best of Makeup for Women Over 60!
4 months ago

Skipping Your Eyeliner? You’re Missing Out on the Best of Makeup for Women Over 60!

Our eyes are the windows to our souls. They are also one of the first things that people notice about us. As a result, there are millions of makeup products designed to make people’s eyes look brighter and fresher. Read More

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

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

Enjoy the Merits of Turmeric for a High Quality of Life After 60
3 months ago

Enjoy the Merits of Turmeric for a High Quality of Life After 60

As a Heath Educator in Plant Based Nutrition, I am interested (some would say obsessed) in using helpful spices and herbs in culinary quantities. These are familiar kitchen ingredients that we use for delicious tastes, but they also have many benefits. Read More

5 Ways to Avoid Loneliness in Retirement (#4 is Free and Could Change Your Life)
3 months ago

5 Ways to Avoid Loneliness in Retirement (#4 is Free and Could Change Your Life)

Most boomer women have a strong work ethic and derive a great sense of identity from their work. After all, many of us started working when we were 15 and have worked for 45 years, so when work ends, there is often a huge void in our lives. This leaves many of us looking for ways to avoid loneliness in retirement. Read More

9 (Unexpected) Fall-Inspired Fitness Ideas for Women Over 50
3 months ago

9 (Unexpected) Fall-Inspired Fitness Ideas for Women Over 50

Cooler weather is just around the corner, and that means time to plan for some fun, health-boosting fall fitness activities! Don’t miss this quick essential list! Read More

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

Joan Collins Says that Sex After 50 Should be Accepted as Normal
4 years ago

Joan Collins Says that Sex After 50 Should be Accepted as Normal

Sex after 50 is taboo subject. While we have come to expect our world to be filled with images of perfectly shaped 20-somethings in intimate situations, the very idea of sex over 50 is repulsive for many. In the movies, sex has become so commonplace that we barely even notice full-frontal scenes – unless, like in The Hangover, the body being shown is owned by an older person. In these cases, the nudity is there to make the audience giggle nervously. Read More

How to Write an Unstoppable Senior Dating Profile
4 years ago

How to Write an Unstoppable Senior Dating Profile

If you are at the beginning of your senior dating journey, you probably have several questions. How can I write a great profile? Where are all the good men my age? Am I ready to deal with the emotions that will inevitably come as I get back into the dating game? Read More

Is Dating Over 50 Really Better than at Other Times?
4 years ago

Is Dating Over 50 Really Better than at Other Times?

If you believe the dating sites, dating over 50 is easy, fun and stress-free. Some services have even gone so far as to say that dating in your 50s and 60s is better than at any other age. But, is this really true? Or, are dating sites simply looking for new ways to separate us from our money? Read More

Do You Still Want to Feel Sexy After 60? (Poll)
4 years ago

Do You Still Want to Feel Sexy After 60? (Poll)

One of the biggest myths about aging is that women over 60 no longer care about how they look. This is definitely not true. Most of us still care about how we look, even if the world expects us to be invisible. At the same time, I have to wonder whether the focus of our attention shifts. For example, do most of us still care about being “sexy” in our 60s? Or, do we care more about being “desirable,” “visible,” or “needed?”

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

The “Ex” Rated Guide to Solo Travel After 60
1 year ago

The “Ex” Rated Guide to Solo Travel After 60

Today, women over 60 are shattering aging stereotypes in many ways. Living longer and better educated, they are focused on heath and independence. They are determined to achieve well-being and self-awareness. Read More

5 Reasons to Visit Ireland as a Dynamic Older Woman
1 year ago

5 Reasons to Visit Ireland as a Dynamic Older Woman

If you haven’t already, you should definitely visit Ireland. But prepare yourself in advance, you just may have too much ‘craic’ and you may just not want to leave.

We had so much fun in Ireland that Hurricane Ophelia must have read our minds and delayed our departure for a day. We did not complain too much at all. Read More

8 Things to Explore Off the Beaten Path in Santa Fe
1 year ago

8 Things to Explore Off the Beaten Path in Santa Fe

By  •  Travel

Fall in Santa Fe is golden. Shimmering cottonwood trees take over the city, their leaves almost molten in beautiful shades of yellow and gold. Read More

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

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

What Boomers Can Learn from Millennials About Living Well on a Budget
10 months ago

What Boomers Can Learn from Millennials About Living Well on a Budget

We Boomers boomed. We had our day, dictating styles, trends, music, food. And debt.

In keeping with my series on living like a millionaire on a retirement budget, I want to share the techniques I’ve learned from my Millennial kids and their friends about living well when you don’t have money. Read More

Tapping into the Gig Economy and Working as an Independent Contractor in Your 60s
11 months ago

Tapping into the Gig Economy and Working as an Independent Contractor in Your 60s

The gig economy? What is that? It is simply a technical word for the economy that absorbs a number of part-time and flexi-time workers into employment on a contractual basis, via the Internet. Read More

Live Bolder as You Grow Older by Replenishing Your Energy Checking Account
11 months ago

Live Bolder as You Grow Older by Replenishing Your Energy Checking Account

By  •  Making Money

Aging? Anti-aging? What’s your vocabulary, and what does it say about growing older? Read More

5 Tips for Professional Reinvention After 60
11 months ago

5 Tips for Professional Reinvention After 60

As a veteran of more than one career change – and on the verge of another – I’ve come to think of myself as a bit of an expert in this area. Read More

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

Multitasking in Your 60s? Consider the Benefits of These 4 Multitasking Scenarios
3 months ago

Multitasking in Your 60s? Consider the Benefits of These 4 Multitasking Scenarios

How many times a day do you catch yourself multitasking? Talking on the phone while watching TV and cooking is not uncommon for many women over 60. But is it efficient? Read More

How to Make Friends as an Adult in 4 Simple Steps
3 months ago

How to Make Friends as an Adult in 4 Simple Steps

As many people in their 60s have discovered, making friends as an adult is difficult. Without the social bonds that connect us to others as parents, many of us feel isolated or, even a little lonely. Read More

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids
3 months 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?
3 months 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

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

3 Concepts That Can Help in Reinventing Ourselves After 60
3 months ago

3 Concepts That Can Help in Reinventing Ourselves After 60

By  •  Mindset

Did you ever think, “Ah, when I’m 65, I can finally do what I’ve wanted to do for so long: I can read when I want, be creative, take afternoon naps, see friends and play with my grandkids”? Read More

How to Use Visualization to Breathe New Life into Your Old Travel Adventures
3 months ago

How to Use Visualization to Breathe New Life into Your Old Travel Adventures

If you don’t remember the details of a trip that you took 10 or 20 years ago, did it ever happen? This was the question that found myself asking when I talked with my son recently about the trips that we took as a family. Read More

“I Have No Regrets” Should be a Mantra for Modern Boomers
3 months ago

“I Have No Regrets” Should be a Mantra for Modern Boomers

Ok, I’m not a big sports fan. That said, there’s one statistic that has always amazed me. Many people know that, in 1923, the famous baseball player, Babe Ruth, broke the record for most home runs in a season. Read More

How to Live Without Regrets After 60
3 months ago

How to Live Without Regrets After 60

You can’t get to age 60 without making a few mistakes. These range from small missteps, which nibble at us to larger errors, which keep us up at night. Perhaps the most harmful memories are of the times when we have accidentally hurt someone else – or ourselves for that matter! Read More

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