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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

The Art of Ageless Fashion After 50 – An Interview with an 83-Year-Old Ex-Playboy Model
4 months ago

The Art of Ageless Fashion After 50 – An Interview with an 83-Year-Old Ex-Playboy Model

Does age matter where fashion is concerned? Join us in discussion with Dorrie Jacobson, fashion expert and ex-Playboy model, who knows what style is all about. Enjoy the show! Read More

Are You Too Old to Wear a Backpack? Helen Mirren Says Heck No!
4 months ago

Are You Too Old to Wear a Backpack? Helen Mirren Says Heck No!

Dame Helen Mirren, 73, is known for many wonderful things – for being a revered, award-winning film, television, and theater actress; for being appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire; and for being an incredibly poised, elegant, and stunning individual in pretty much every situation. 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)
4 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
4 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!

Should Hollywood Embrace Sex After 50?
4 years ago

Should Hollywood Embrace Sex After 50?

If you watch a random assortment of Hollywood movies, you could be forgiven for believing that the only people who have sex are in their 20s and, occasionally, 30s. When people in their 50s and older engage in an on-screen romance, their relationship is typically portrayed as sweet, cute and humorous. Read More

Have You Tried Online Dating After 50? What Was Your Experience?
4 years ago

Have You Tried Online Dating After 50? What Was Your Experience?

When I set out to create Boomerly, I knew that I didn’t want to build another “over 50 dating” site. Instead, I wanted to create a place that baby boomers could come to make new friends, no matter what they were looking for – a travel partner, a friend, a tennis partner or just someone to talk with. If some of our members find love along the way, I would be delighted. But, that’s definitely not the focus of the site. Read 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

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

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar
1 year ago

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar

By  •  Travel

Claire Westdahl is a legacy. The 71-year-old retired nurse-midwife recently took her 10-year-old granddaughter Mae on her first Road Scholar educational adventure, walking in the footsteps of her mother, who took Claire’s then pre-teen son John on his first Road Scholar adventure over 30 years ago. Read More

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!
1 year ago

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!

By  •  Travel

Traveling solo can be an enriching and affirming experience. It can also be filled with worry and anxiety if we let self-doubt cloud our journey.

Take on the ‘what if’s’ by planning ahead and putting yourself in charge of the resolutions to possible problems. Consider worst case scenarios and mentally problem solve in advance. Read More

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise
1 year ago

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise

This is how I describe my first adventure cruise: “Summer camp for adults with gourmet food and alcohol.” Read More

5 Ways That Travel Can Cultivate a Sense of Inner Peace and Joy
1 year ago

5 Ways That Travel Can Cultivate a Sense of Inner Peace and Joy

At the beginning of this year, I decided to go on a journey to Bhutan with a stop-over in New Delhi for two days. It was the best decision I have come up with since deciding to move to Austin, Texas, two and a half years ago. Read More

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

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Before Retirement or Invest? An Expert Weighs In!
12 months ago

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Before Retirement or Invest? An Expert Weighs In!

A mortgage can really weigh us down – or can it? As we come close to retirement, what is the best approach to take where our house is concerned? Join us in discussion with financial expert Pam Krueger who has some important tips to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

This One Cost Could Send Half of Your Social Security Check Up in Smoke!
12 months ago

This One Cost Could Send Half of Your Social Security Check Up in Smoke!

As many women in our community know, living on Social Security alone is no picnic. You have to keep a roof over your head, food on the table and clothes on your back. But, as necessary as they are, these aren’t the costs that most of us should fear as we get a little older. Read More

Senior Scams: When is the Tax Man Not the Tax Man?
12 months ago

Senior Scams: When is the Tax Man Not the Tax Man?

Imagine this. You have just come home from the park with your grandkids. As your 3-year-old granddaughter plays on the floor with her toys and your 8-year-old grandson reads at the table, you receive a phone call. 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!

The Power of Perspective in the Life of a 60-Plus Year Old Woman
3 months ago

The Power of Perspective in the Life of a 60-Plus Year Old Woman

By  •  Mindset

Early this morning, I woke up in Washington DC, where I’m going to be delivering a speech in the late afternoon. I’m sitting at my desk in the sweet early hours, my workout gear on, ready to head out to the first floor where I know the gym is located. Read 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

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