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8 Hair Color for Older Women Mistakes… And How to Fix Them!
11 months ago

8 Hair Color for Older Women Mistakes… And How to Fix Them!

You know it when it happens because you start to look washed out and tired – your hair color isn’t working. To say it isn’t flattering is probably an understatement. Are the things you’re doing to hide the grey hairs aging you? That’s not the way it’s supposed to be. Read More

Embrace Your Curves! Why Covering Up Isn’t the Answer After 60
11 months ago

Embrace Your Curves! Why Covering Up Isn’t the Answer After 60

Plus-sized women often deal with a barrage of unsolicited advice. Opinions on what to wear, what not to wear, the right colors, the wrong colors, unacceptable styles and cuts, etc. Even when those suggestions come with the best intentions, they can be downright insulting. Read More

Fashion After 50: What’s Old Is New Again
11 months ago

Fashion After 50: What’s Old Is New Again

Each year I do a closet redo: I throw out clothing, shoes and handbags I have not worn in one year, even if they have a price tag. There are, of course, some exceptions – items I treasure. Read More

Embrace Anti-Consumerism and Feel Like a Millionaire After 60
11 months ago

Embrace Anti-Consumerism and Feel Like a Millionaire After 60

“I don’t need it. I don’t want it. I’m not gonna buy it.” Say it three times and walk away. Say it and feel fabulous. You’re a part of a new anti-consumerism movement that will help you feel like a millionaire. Read More

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

3 Ways to Biohack Your Health and Find New Energy After 60
4 months ago

3 Ways to Biohack Your Health and Find New Energy After 60

Last weekend I had the pleasure to attend The Feel Good Summit hosted by Dr. Mark Hyman. There were many amazing masterminds and lectures, but as a woman suffering from fatigue, one stuck out for me. Read More

5 Myths About Group Bike Rides That May Be Holding You Back
4 months ago

5 Myths About Group Bike Rides That May Be Holding You Back

We’ve all been there. Fear of the unknown. Fear of looking silly. Fear of not being good enough. Fear of not knowing anyone. Read More

What I Learned from Competing in the New York State Senior Tennis Games
4 months ago

What I Learned from Competing in the New York State Senior Tennis Games

I just returned from the New York State Senior Olympics, held about an hour from my home. I played both singles and doubles tennis. Read More

5 Reasons for Taking Up the Walking Life in Retirement
4 months ago

5 Reasons for Taking Up the Walking Life in Retirement

Walking is touted as good for our health, our emotional well-being and our social connections. I want to give you 5 more reasons. Read More

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

Is Senior Dating Really So Horrible?
4 years ago

Is Senior Dating Really So Horrible?

I love a great debate. Last week, I was sitting in a café near my gym when I overheard a group of women my age in a heated conversation about senior dating. Read More

What do Single Men Over 60 Really Want? This Dating Coach’s Advice Will Surprise You! (Video)
4 years ago

What do Single Men Over 60 Really Want? This Dating Coach’s Advice Will Surprise You! (Video)

What do men over 60 want? For women who have been trying to find that illusive “special someone” for a while, this may seem like an impossible question to answer. After all, for most of our lives, men were simple creatures. Now, as we reach our 50s and 60s, the situation is somewhat more complicated. Read More

When it Comes to Love After 50, Boomers Are Saying “I’m a Believer”
4 years ago

When it Comes to Love After 50, Boomers Are Saying “I’m a Believer”

When I asked the Boomerly community whether they still believed that it’s possible to find love after 50, I knew what to expect. I was prepared for a fairly even split between people that thought that finding love after 50 is possible and those who have given up entirely on finding a romantic relationship. Read More

What Do Older Men Want When it Comes to Senior Dating? You Might be Surprised!
4 years ago

What Do Older Men Want When it Comes to Senior Dating? You Might be Surprised!

As our generation gets a little older, a surprising number of us are putting on our dancing shoes and getting back in the senior dating game. After all, more women over 60 are single than ever before, whether that’s due to divorce or widowhood or just never having been married in the first place. Read More

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

10 Tips for How to Travel on a Budget of $72 a Day
1 year ago

10 Tips for How to Travel on a Budget of $72 a Day

We are celebrating another full travel year on budget! This article summarizes our 2nd year of travelling the world on USD $72 for a couple per day. It is much cheaper for us to travel the world than to sit on the couch in our hometown of Sydney, Australia. Read More

What is Expedition Cruising and Why is it a Great Option for Boomers?
1 year ago

What is Expedition Cruising and Why is it a Great Option for Boomers?

Who would have ever thought that boomers could go expedition cruising? But it’s there, readily available! Join us in conversation with cruise journalist Jane Archer, who shares a lot of experiences and great advice. Enjoy the show!
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Hot River Cruises in Europe and Asia in 2017
1 year ago

Hot River Cruises in Europe and Asia in 2017

River cruising is gaining popularity—and why wouldn’t it? It takes you to places where nature, culture, history and exotic lifestyles blow your mind. Cruise journalist Jane Archer is happy to share her experiences. Enjoy the show! Read More

Norway and Baltic Cruises You Won’t Want to Miss in 2017
1 year ago

Norway and Baltic Cruises You Won’t Want to Miss in 2017

Sailing up the north-most parts of Europe fills your lungs with fresh air and your mind with vivid scenery. Which way do you go? Join us in conversation with cruise journalist Jane Archer to find more about Norway and Baltic cruise opportunities. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

I Took Control of My Financial Destiny in Retirement… You Can Too!
1 year ago

I Took Control of My Financial Destiny in Retirement… You Can Too!

For years I thought I had my finances and investments figured out. I had a financial advisor and felt well taken care of. I was grateful to have this smart man advise me and manage my investments for my retirement.
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5 Secrets to Feeling Safe Financially After Retirement
1 year ago

5 Secrets to Feeling Safe Financially After Retirement

When retirement is already a fact, it is too late to talk about saving money. What do you do then? In today’s video, Wealth Logic founder and financial expert Allan Roth shares some practical strategies for achieving financial security in retirement. Enjoy the show! Read More

Approaching Retirement? Get More from Your Savings With These 4 Tips
1 year ago

Approaching Retirement? Get More from Your Savings With These 4 Tips

The years before retirement are especially important for making decisions about our spending habits, investments, and other financial issues. Where do we begin? In this video, founder of Wealth Logic and financial advisor Allan Roth, gives us some pointers on being wise when creating our retirement plan. Enjoy the show! Read More

So You Just Lost Your Job After 50? Here Are 10 Ways to Move Forward
1 year ago

So You Just Lost Your Job After 50? Here Are 10 Ways to Move Forward

In the classic movie American Beauty, Lester explains to his daughter that he didn’t “lose” his job. He explains that if this were true, he could have found it again. If this were the case for all of us who’ve experienced losing a job, we wouldn’t be a SquarePeg and would have little need to read ahead. Read More

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

The New Benefits of Journaling: 7 Ways Diaries and Journals Have Grown Up and Gone Digital
3 months ago

The New Benefits of Journaling: 7 Ways Diaries and Journals Have Grown Up and Gone Digital

By  •  Lifestyle

While you might equate journaling to a high school summer assignment, there have been studies that show multiple benefits beyond improved writing skills. Research indicates that daily journaling promotes stress relief, managing anxiety, increased productivity and more. Read More

5 Unexpected Gifts that Come from Being a Lifelong Learner
3 months ago

5 Unexpected Gifts that Come from Being a Lifelong Learner

My college degree was not what I thought it would be. It didn’t prepare me for life. But what it gave me was this: it taught me how to learn. It made me a lifelong student. Read More

14 Easy Ways to Keep Funeral Costs Down
3 months ago

14 Easy Ways to Keep Funeral Costs Down

“I don’t want to pay that amount of money for something I don’t want!”

I screamed these words to the funeral director who sat opposite me on the sofa two days after my husband had died. Read More

Staying Social After 60: How to Avoid Fake Friend Requests on Facebook
3 months ago

Staying Social After 60: How to Avoid Fake Friend Requests on Facebook

By  •  Lifestyle

A man named Randy Scott (not his real name), requested to ‘friend me’ on Facebook. I often get military men, middle-aged and older men, requesting to be friends. I delete them since my rule of thumb is, “Don’t accept friend requests from people I don’t know.” Read More

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

3 Keys to Starting Over After a Loss Later in Life
5 months ago

3 Keys to Starting Over After a Loss Later in Life

By  •  Mindset

A few years ago, I spoke to a lively group of women that had been started by my friend Joan Rogliano, a divorced realtor living in Colorado. The Wildflower Group had been formed out of a need for an organization to tend to the needs of recently-widowed and divorced women. Read More

Why There Is No Better Time Than Now to Be a Sexagenarian
5 months ago

Why There Is No Better Time Than Now to Be a Sexagenarian

Recently, there was an article in The Wall Street Journal discussing the latest methods to ward off stroke damage. The information reminded me that as we get older we are at greater risk for age-related disabilities. Read More

3 Ways to Reconcile Your Own Childhood in Your Role as a Mother
5 months ago

3 Ways to Reconcile Your Own Childhood in Your Role as a Mother

By  •  Mindset

Nothing surpasses motherhood. Of all the feelings, emotions and do-overs I would like in my life, my relationship with myself vis-a-vis my daughter is at the top of the list. Read More

How the Intermittent Pleasure Practice Can Help You to Find Calm in Your Life?
5 months ago

How the Intermittent Pleasure Practice Can Help You to Find Calm in Your Life?

Have you heard all the buzz about this brand-new way to bring calm and happiness to your life? It’s called IPP – the Intermittent Pleasure Practice. Read More

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