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Embrace Anti-Consumerism and Feel Like a Millionaire After 60
12 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

Accessorizing After 60: Why Scarves Are the Perfect Accessory for Any Season
1 year ago

Accessorizing After 60: Why Scarves Are the Perfect Accessory for Any Season

If you are anything like me, then you’ve had scarves in your closet for many, many years. Whether you wear them or not is a different story. But now that the weather is getting cooler and we need extra layers to keep warm, these are great items that work for any age, any size woman. Read More

Why Handmade Clothing for Women Over 50 Makes All the Difference
1 year ago

Why Handmade Clothing for Women Over 50 Makes All the Difference

How would you describe yourself? A copy cat? A sheep, blending into the herd, indistinct and dull?

Didn’t think so. Read More

Ageism and the Fitness Clothing Industry
1 year ago

Ageism and the Fitness Clothing Industry

Most people, if not everyone, recognize the benefits of exercise. An entire industry has been built around promoting proactive health, with both food and drug commercials emphasizing diet and exercise. Read More

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

6 Ways to Keep Yourself Occupied During Lonely Moments in Your 60s
5 months ago

6 Ways to Keep Yourself Occupied During Lonely Moments in Your 60s

Much has been written about loneliness in recent months – and not just about the elderly who find themselves alone in later life. Read More

Healthy Summer Desserts: My Delicious Fruit and Yoghurt Whip and Chocolate Avocado Mousse
6 months ago

Healthy Summer Desserts: My Delicious Fruit and Yoghurt Whip and Chocolate Avocado Mousse

I have to admit that I rarely make desserts. We get our sugar fix with fruit, but every once in a while I decide it is time to enjoy a real dessert. Most of the desserts I do create include fruit, as it is a healthy and delicious way to get our servings of fruit. Read More

6 Ways to Create Lifelong, Healthy Habits that Stick
6 months ago

6 Ways to Create Lifelong, Healthy Habits that Stick

Here’s the thing about striving to get fit or lose weight after 60: As you run around spending wheelbarrows full of money on ab devices and diet plans that end up in the garage under an inch-thick pile of dust, you usually end up right back where you started. Read More

5 Reasons to Consider Taking Up Cross-Training for Seniors
6 months ago

5 Reasons to Consider Taking Up Cross-Training for Seniors

If you’re looking for a new fitness mantra for your weekly workouts, you may want to consider “cross-training.” Read More

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The Joys of Educational Travel with Grandchildren
2 years ago

The Joys of Educational Travel with Grandchildren

By  •  Travel

Smith College, in the 1960s, was a hotbed of social activism. Students on the all-female campus stood up not just for women’s rights, but for human rights.

One student in particular made her life’s work to make the world a better place. From contributing to President John F. Kennedy’s “War on Poverty” to serving in the Peace Corps in Sierra Leone to a career as a teacher, Lee has always believed that education is society’s great equalizer. Read More

Traveling to Morocco for the First Time? Here Are 8 Fun Tips!
2 years ago

Traveling to Morocco for the First Time? Here Are 8 Fun Tips!

By  •  Travel

I’ve spent a lot of time in Morocco and I’m still happily discovering all its hidden surprises. For the first-time traveller, there are endless discoveries in a culture rich with history and African, Middle Eastern and European influences. Read More

Senior Travel Secret: Hostels Are Not Just for the Young
2 years ago

Senior Travel Secret: Hostels Are Not Just for the Young

Have you shied away from staying in hostels because you thought you were just not the right age?

Since 2013 we have been on the road continuously travelling and have stayed at many hostels in the last three years. I was hesitant at first; I thought there may be an age gap.

How wrong I was. Read More

How to Vacation Like a Millionaire with All-Inclusive Hotels
2 years ago

How to Vacation Like a Millionaire with All-Inclusive Hotels

I always travel like a millionaire – as in getting to and from a place – but I don’t always “vacation” like a millionaire. I’m perfectly fine with staying in a barebones eco-bungalow on the beach, or taking a rough and tumble road trip through the countryside and finding a B&B for the night. Because I live with a millionaire mentality, I always have a grand time. Read More

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Thinking of Downsizing? Here Are Some Tips to Sell Your Home Fast!
2 years ago

Thinking of Downsizing? Here Are Some Tips to Sell Your Home Fast!

By  •  Making Money

The well-dressed home sells fast and for top dollar.

The emergence of staging and makeover services around the country is dictating a need that has been crying out to be met. Read More

5 Ways to Bring Home the Bacon in Retirement
2 years ago

5 Ways to Bring Home the Bacon in Retirement

The freedom of retirement doesn’t have to mean the end of making money. Plus, now is the time to cash in on things you actually enjoy doing! Read More

Do You Really Want to Share a Financial Advisor with Your Husband?
2 years ago

Do You Really Want to Share a Financial Advisor with Your Husband?

Statistically speaking, we know women expect to outlive their husbands.

Harvard Health reported in 2016 that 57% of those ages 65 and up are female, while 67% of those who reach age 85 are women. The average woman lives five years longer than the average man in the U.S. Read More

5 Keys to Achieving Financial Security in Retirement
2 years ago

5 Keys to Achieving Financial Security in Retirement

When retirement is already a fact, it is too late to talk about saving money. What do you do then? Financial advisor Allan Roth has some practical strategies that he’s going to share with us today. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding Your Sense of Adventure and Creativity After 50 – Part 1
4 months ago

A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding Your Sense of Adventure and Creativity After 50 – Part 1

By  •  Lifestyle

There are a few myths about aging circulating out there, and here’s one of them: aging makes you less adventurous and less creative. Read More

6 Transportation Aids That Seniors Should Know About
4 months ago

6 Transportation Aids That Seniors Should Know About

By  •  Lifestyle

Are you an older adult who loves to drive? Or are you worried about your own senior mom or dad driving? Read More

4 Dangers of Being a Single Introvert in Your 60s
4 months ago

4 Dangers of Being a Single Introvert in Your 60s

Being an aging single introvert, I find that I am now more confident in recognizing and stating my need to be alone. At the same time, when I’m in a social setting, I’m also more confident than I used to be – maybe because I have had the time to recharge my inner battery. Read More

10 Steps to Starting a Food Rescue Organization in Your Community
4 months ago

10 Steps to Starting a Food Rescue Organization in Your Community

I first learned about the topic of food waste reduction two years ago. After doing some research, I was compelled to blog about it. Read More

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

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone in 5 Easy Steps
7 months ago

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone in 5 Easy Steps

I hate to admit it but I’m a creature of habit. Year-round, I follow the same routine: I’m up early to go to the gym for a workout, or I head outdoors for a long run. Then most of my days are spent at the computer editing or talking with clients on the phone. Read More

In Search of Authenticity and Integrity in Midlife Balance
7 months ago

In Search of Authenticity and Integrity in Midlife Balance

By  •  Mindset

I had coffee with a friend of mine in London recently. We talked about our joint desire to make our second half of life both meaningful and productive. Read More

Accepting Aging: Letting Go of the Younger Self That We’ve Left Behind
7 months ago

Accepting Aging: Letting Go of the Younger Self That We’ve Left Behind

A friend of mine is limping into his 60s with a sense of loss. Loss of youth, energy and significance. I understand all of that and believe that most of us go through a passage where we grieve the younger life we’ve left behind. Read More

More Than Just Sparkle: How a Simple Circle Can Represent Strength, Love and Gratitude
7 months ago

More Than Just Sparkle: How a Simple Circle Can Represent Strength, Love and Gratitude

Jewelry is weighted with meaning. I dare say, if jewelry could talk, each piece would convey the story of how their home became your personal jewelry drawer. Read More

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