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Are You Classic and Elegant? You’ll Love This Fashion After 60 Tutorial!
1 year ago

Are You Classic and Elegant? You’ll Love This Fashion After 60 Tutorial!

Are you classic and elegant? Do you love timeless pieces that are both stylish and comfortable? Then this video is for you! Filmed in beautiful Milan, Italy, this video walks through 5 unique outfits that are versatile and powerful. International fashionista Melanie Payge explains how we can achieve these looks, as well. Enjoy the show! Read More

Look Hot and Feel Cool with this Summer Makeup Tips for Older Women
1 year ago

Look Hot and Feel Cool with this Summer Makeup Tips for Older Women

Summer is here, and it is promising sizzling temperatures already. What is the best kind of makeup for the summer months? Join us in conversation with celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole who has some wonderful makeup for older women tips to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

Eye Makeup for Older Women: How to Enhance Your Eyes While Wearing Makeup
1 year ago

Eye Makeup for Older Women: How to Enhance Your Eyes While Wearing Makeup

There are tons of eye makeup products that we can choose from to enhance our looks. But do we know how and where to apply them? Celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole is here today to discuss the best techniques and products she has encountered. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fun Fashion for Mature Women: These Casual Looks Will Bring Out Your Inner Goddess
1 year ago

Fun Fashion for Mature Women: These Casual Looks Will Bring Out Your Inner Goddess

When it comes to fashion for women over 60, it is possible to look great and feel comfortable? Is it possible to be casual, creative and stunning? Of course! In this video, we will walk you through how to create a creative look that turns heads. International fashionista Melanie Payge will also use our special guest, Anna Maria, to explain several fashion principles that all of us can apply. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

1 Tip to Minimize the “Balloon Butt” While Honoring Our Older Bodies
6 months ago

1 Tip to Minimize the “Balloon Butt” While Honoring Our Older Bodies

Women seem far ahead of men in understanding the detriments of ‘body shaming.’ At least we, as a culture, have come to realize that the Barbie doll resembles reality in very few ways. Read More

5 Ways to Fend Off Chronic Illness or Make It More Manageable
6 months ago

5 Ways to Fend Off Chronic Illness or Make It More Manageable

I’ve noticed that a startling number of Baby Boomers I’ve known through the years have died from a chronic disease. It may be that I notice it more because I’ve friended them on Facebook. You get to know every detail about a person that way. Read More

Why Getting Away for a Few Days Can Improve Your Health and Wellbeing After 60
6 months ago

Why Getting Away for a Few Days Can Improve Your Health and Wellbeing After 60

Oh no, not more health advice!

We are bombarded these days with advice about what to eat and when, what exercise to take and how often, not to mention all those things we are not supposed to do, like enjoying a good glass of wine. Read More

Healthy Eating After 60: 5 Ways to Fall in Love with Mealtime Again
6 months ago

Healthy Eating After 60: 5 Ways to Fall in Love with Mealtime Again

Do you want to cook more of your own meals and eat out less? Have you found yourself in a dinner-time rut cycling through the same five dishes over and over and over? Read More

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

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

Cruising the Smart Way: Ship Choice, Activities, Safety and More!
2 years ago

Cruising the Smart Way: Ship Choice, Activities, Safety and More!

By  •  Travel

Statistically, cruising has one of the highest, if not the highest, vacation satisfaction rating. And it’s easy to understand why. Read More

5 House Sitting Tips from Our Time in Australia, Ecuador, France and Mexico
2 years ago

5 House Sitting Tips from Our Time in Australia, Ecuador, France and Mexico

Have you considered house sitting? We have been house sitting since 2014 and have had 34 assignments in Australia, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and France. Coming up next is Barbados for three months. Read More

Need a Senior Travel Companion? How About Your High School BFF?
2 years ago

Need a Senior Travel Companion? How About Your High School BFF?

We walked to high school every day. Now we are recently retired with children grown and husbands gone. This week we’re going on a big walk together, in the Grand Tetons, Yellowstone and Glacier. A girly road trip in the wild American west. No reservations, just adventure. Move over Thelma and Louise! Read More

Why Traveling Alone with Your Grandchildren is a Great Bonding Experience
2 years ago

Why Traveling Alone with Your Grandchildren is a Great Bonding Experience

By  •  Travel

Have you tried traveling with your grandchildren? If you haven’t, my husband and I heartily recommend the experience!

In recent years, multigenerational travel has become a growing market. An emerging subset based on this is grandparents and grandchildren are taking trips together, leaving the parents at home. Read More

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

Are You Starting Your Own Business After 50? We Want to Hear from You!
2 years ago

Are You Starting Your Own Business After 50? We Want to Hear from You!

The convention wisdom is that starting your own business as an older adult is next to impossible. If you ask the average person why it is hard to start a business after 50, they will give you a litany of reasons, most of which will be based on tired aging stereotypes. Here are a few examples: Read More

Financially, Millennials Have More in Common with Their Grandparents Than Us!
2 years ago

Financially, Millennials Have More in Common with Their Grandparents Than Us!

Our attitudes toward the important things in life – relationships, money, and careers – are shaped by the experiences we have in our youth. The Millennial generation – our kids, in other words – are demonstrating this in their attitudes toward saving, investing and real estate.

Check out this interesting article in The Motley Fool on the financial habits of Boomers versus those of their children. It gives us a whole new take on the term “sandwich generation.” Read More

Get More from Your Money with Retirement Distribution Planning
2 years ago

Get More from Your Money with Retirement Distribution Planning

One of the major concerns for those entering into retirement is no longer having a paycheck. In addition, there is a normal fear of running out of money and having to spend what we spent a lifetime saving. One of the primary issues is how to make withdrawals from the various accounts we have built up and the timing of withdrawing from these accounts, both personal and retirement. Read More

The Millionaire Grandma: 7 Limiting Beliefs that Hold Us Back Financially After 60
2 years ago

The Millionaire Grandma: 7 Limiting Beliefs that Hold Us Back Financially After 60

What does it take to be a millionaire grandma? If you said, “having a million dollars in the bank,” you’re only half right. In fact, many women who reach this financial milestone won’t be able to live the lifestyle that most of us associate with being a millionaire… but, that’s a topic for another article! Read More

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

Making Friends After 60: 6 Creative Groups Focused on Building Communities
6 months ago

Making Friends After 60: 6 Creative Groups Focused on Building Communities

The world is changing for 60-year-old women. We no longer have the social context that we enjoyed as a wife, parent or co-worker. Building community and creating a network of like-minded friends is a challenge, but not impossible. Read More

6 Things I Learned About Ending a Long-Term Friendship
6 months ago

6 Things I Learned About Ending a Long-Term Friendship

By  •  Lifestyle

A few years ago I had a long term friendship come to an end. Four decades of love, laughter and jokes, gone. I felt as though someone had removed a part of my heart. However, that experience both taught me important life lessons as well as opened many new doors. Here’s what I learned: Read More

Tips on How to Retire in Bali
6 months ago

Tips on How to Retire in Bali

Looking to retire in Bali? You’ll want to read my story first! Every year, I used to feel despondent when my social security letter arrived. Retirement, it seemed, was not an option for me. In order to live a middle-class life in the U.S., I would have to continue to work pretty much forever. Read More

How to Use the Power of Creativity in Your Everyday Life After 60
6 months ago

How to Use the Power of Creativity in Your Everyday Life After 60

How are you using creativity in your daily life? Each of us is continually creating our world. Creativity isn’t something that happens somewhere else; something that only certain people have. Every time you draw a breath, you interact with the whole Universe to make life happen. Read More

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

5 Ways to Create Lasting Positive Change in Your Life After 60
7 months ago

5 Ways to Create Lasting Positive Change in Your Life After 60

The healthiest and most instructive way to deal with negativity is to turn it into a positive. Read More

3 Reasons Why Freedom Is the Gift of Getting Older
7 months ago

3 Reasons Why Freedom Is the Gift of Getting Older

When I was growing up in the 1960s, we were taught to never trust anyone over 30. That works great when you are 19, 20 and 21. When you approach 31, 40, 50, 60 and beyond, you may want to modify that stance. Read More

Why It’s important to Listen to Our Intuition and Inner Voice as We Get Older and Wiser
7 months ago

Why It’s important to Listen to Our Intuition and Inner Voice as We Get Older and Wiser

By  •  Mindset

What now seems like a lifetime ago, I was a volunteer for a homeless shelter located in a questionable area in downtown Portland, Oregon. Recognizing the possibility that I could get robbed, it was my naïve habit to put my purse in the trunk of the car before leaving home. Read More

5 Ways to Reclaim Joy During Difficult Times
7 months ago

5 Ways to Reclaim Joy During Difficult Times

By  •  Mindset

Joy was in short supply. I’d received a lot of bad news from several people in my life. It was a litany of loss. And never mind the world news in general, which is almost always hard to hear. I longed for more good cheer, for myself and for my loved ones. Read More

Sixty and Me is an online magazine and a global community of over 500,000 women over 60. Our mission is to empower and motivate women to find their own voice and value in a transitional time of life that offers so much new opportunity. Topics covered on Sixty and Me include makeup for older women, senior dating, retirement planning, fashion for older women, senior travel, grandchildren and more. Thanks for being a part of our community!