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Eye Makeup for Older Women: How to Avoid the Painted Lady Look
8 months ago

Eye Makeup for Older Women: How to Avoid the Painted Lady Look

Age has never stopped us from wearing eye makeup. But do we know how to apply it so that it flatters our mature skin? Join us in conversation with professional makeup artist Ariane Poole, who has some exciting new techniques to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

Makeup for Older Women: Margaret and Ariane’s Favorites and a Few Surprises!
8 months ago

Makeup for Older Women: Margaret and Ariane’s Favorites and a Few Surprises!

Shopping at the store around the corner, or at a place on the other side of the planet may reveal some great new products, and that’s always good for enhancing our own self-esteem. Join us to find some of Margaret and Ariane’s new favorites! Enjoy the show! Read More

Are Your Clothes Enhancing or Impairing Your Lifestyle After 60?
8 months ago

Are Your Clothes Enhancing or Impairing Your Lifestyle After 60?

Magazines are full of articles about fashion for women over 50. Some give good advice, others not so much. Read More

Makeup for Older Women: Are Expensive Products Really Better?
9 months ago

Makeup for Older Women: Are Expensive Products Really Better?

Makeup can be really expensive, especially if you look at the high end brands. But is it really worth it to spend so much on a single product? Join us in discussion with professional makeup artist Ariane Poole who has some great advice to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

What Nutrients Would a Dietitian Recommend for Healthy Aging? We Have Answers!
5 months ago

What Nutrients Would a Dietitian Recommend for Healthy Aging? We Have Answers!

Everyone wants to enjoy good health, but nobody likes to think about having good nutrition. We simply want to enjoy the foods we eat but if we are not intentional about healthy eating, we may find ourselves ageing less gracefully than we’d like. Join us in discussion with registered dietitian Ashley Koff who’s sharing the key to healthy eating and healthy ageing. Enjoy the show! Read More

11 Natural Constipation Remedies to Try in Your 60s
5 months ago

11 Natural Constipation Remedies to Try in Your 60s

There are seven common problems associated with digestion: constipation, diarrhea, a mix of constipation and diarrhea, gas, cramps, bloat and acid reflux.

Today I want to share with you what I know about constipation, an issue that plagues many women in later life, and how to achieve improved regularity. Read More

The 5 Most Common Senior Micronutrient Deficiencies
5 months ago

The 5 Most Common Senior Micronutrient Deficiencies

You might be surprised to learn that even in developed countries like the United States malnutrition is a serious problem. It’s especially prevalent among senior citizens. In fact, one in three older adults who are admitted to the hospital are malnourished. Read More

Exploring Both Sides of the Physician-Aided Dying Conversation
5 months ago

Exploring Both Sides of the Physician-Aided Dying Conversation

Of all the healthcare issues that spark controversy, extreme emotion and passionate advocacy, the idea of physician-assisted dying arguably tops the list. It’s not hard to understand why. Faced with the prospect of intractable pain and prolonged suffering, many people believe that…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

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

Woodstock with Waves: Why Music Cruises Are a Big Hit with Baby Boomers
2 years ago

Woodstock with Waves: Why Music Cruises Are a Big Hit with Baby Boomers

By  •  Travel

If you’re a Baby Boomer who still loves the music of your youth and also sailing the Caribbean, then music cruises may be for you! Read More

Forget 5-Star Hotels! Being a Houseguest is the Millionaire Way to Travel
2 years ago

Forget 5-Star Hotels! Being a Houseguest is the Millionaire Way to Travel

What hotel does Oprah stay in? Or Richard Branson? Or Bill Gates? Or Mark Zuckerberg?

They don’t. Well, occasionally they might. But more often, the super-rich stay with their super-rich friends. Why stay in a hotel when you can stay on a private island, in an extravagant ski chalet, at beach and lake houses or city flats?
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Why Are Boomers Flocking to the Northern Territory of Australia Every Year? Are You Next?
2 years ago

Why Are Boomers Flocking to the Northern Territory of Australia Every Year? Are You Next?

By  •  Travel

Baby Boomers are avid adventurers and life-long learners. We thrive on “off the beaten track” discoveries and love to learn from our experiences. Read More

Sailing Solo: What I Learned from My First Cruise Alone
2 years ago

Sailing Solo: What I Learned from My First Cruise Alone

By  •  Travel

I had always wanted to take a cruise.

Everyone I know who’s ever gone has loved it and had wonderful stories to share. It seemed like an easy and fun way to go to many different destinations and travel with others closer to my own age. I received some great advice from people about how to pick the cruise that was right for me. Read More

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

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

Starting an Encore Business? Chat with a Few Smart Millennials First
2 years ago

Starting an Encore Business? Chat with a Few Smart Millennials First

Human beings are naturally hard-wired to favor encounters and exchanges with like-minded people.

This website is proof positive of that inclination and it makes sense. Who else but another 60-something might grasp all (or most) of life’s intricacies than someone walking the very same journey? Read More

What Do Financial Advisors Do? Do You Really Need One After 60?
2 years ago

What Do Financial Advisors Do? Do You Really Need One After 60?

If you’ve ever thought about asking for help with your finances – maybe trying to roll over your 401k without getting dinged by tax penalties or making sure you’re not taking too much risk with your life savings – you may have found yourself wondering what financial advisors actually do. Read More

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

Your World in Your 60s: Can You Dream It Anew?
4 months ago

Your World in Your 60s: Can You Dream It Anew?

By  •  Lifestyle

What is it that you want to do when you grow up? I know that sounds like a youth-centric question to those of us who are already retired and older than what our imaginations ever led us to envision. Read More

5 Ways to Have More Fun in Your Life After 60
4 months ago

5 Ways to Have More Fun in Your Life After 60

“You always look like you are having so much fun,” remarked one of the young ladies in my condominium area. “You’ve got your boots on or your tango shoes in hand, and you give off the vibe that life is always full of joy.” Read More

7 Things I Want in My Home in my 70s
4 months ago

7 Things I Want in My Home in my 70s

For 45 years, my husband and I have been moving. We usually have had a project. Sometimes, rearranging to make room for another child. Other times, buying a “fixer-upper” so we could afford more space. Read More

You Are Always with Me: How Technology Helps Me to Stay Connected with the People Who Matter
4 months ago

You Are Always with Me: How Technology Helps Me to Stay Connected with the People Who Matter

What would my life be without technology? It would be sad. A lot.

I’m not talking about all the conveniences, like having all my bills auto-paid by my bank’s online bill pay service, even though that saves me hours of time and trouble. Read More

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

Are Distractions Preventing You From Finding Happiness After 60?
4 months ago

Are Distractions Preventing You From Finding Happiness After 60?

Is your desire for instant gratification preventing you from finding happiness in your 60s or better? Are you shopping for positivity in all the wrong places? These are the questions that will guide today’s discussion. Read More

3 Unexpected Ways Meditation is a Key to Happiness After 60
4 months ago

3 Unexpected Ways Meditation is a Key to Happiness After 60

Despite the common stereotypes, people over 60 are busy. We are always on the move. And, when we do finally have a moment of silence, we rush to fill it with a thousand small distractions. Did you know that the average person checks their phone 110 times per day? 110 times! Read More

7 Simple Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute
4 months ago

7 Simple Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute

Happiness and positivity are essential to every aspect of getting the most from life after 60. This is why we are always searching for ways to be happier. When we feel happy, we are more likely to get out and engage with the world – and the more we do, the happier we become. Do you agree? Read More

Is it Better to be Right or Happy? The Answer May Surprise You!
4 months ago

Is it Better to be Right or Happy? The Answer May Surprise You!

By the time we reach our 60th birthday, it’s natural to have well-formed opinions about the world. Many of us have strong political and religious views. Others have well-formed opinions about the sports teams that we support, the causes that we contribute to and the communities in which we live. Read More

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