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Stop Helping the Clock! 3 Makeup Mistakes that Make You Look Older
2 years ago

Stop Helping the Clock! 3 Makeup Mistakes that Make You Look Older

You may not realize it, but, your makeup techniques may actually be making you look older. That was the message of professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole, when I interviewed her recently. Join us as we discuss the 3 most common mistakes that older women make when it comes to applying makeup. Enjoy the show! Read More

4 Fun and Fabulous Holiday Looks for Women Over 60
2 years ago

4 Fun and Fabulous Holiday Looks for Women Over 60

By this time in our lives, we probably don’t need to go buy something new for any of the holidays coming up on the calendar. I’m sure most of us have many items in our closet that could work for either a dressy occasion or a casual event. But there are times we all panic and think “I have nothing to wear!” Read More

Makeup for Older Women: Eyeliner Secrets from a Celebrity Makeup Artist
2 years ago

Makeup for Older Women: Eyeliner Secrets from a Celebrity Makeup Artist

Whether pencil or felt tip, eyeliners can be very difficult to apply. They smudge, slip, poke our eyes and generally wreak havoc. Join us today for a few tips from professional makeup artist, Ariane Poole, who is here to show us the best ways to apply eyeliner. Enjoy the show! Read More

A Celebrity Makeup Artist Shares Her Top 10 Product Suggestions for Mature Women
2 years ago

A Celebrity Makeup Artist Shares Her Top 10 Product Suggestions for Mature Women

Beauty and makeup products give you the ability to boost and transform your appearance whenever the mood strikes. And no matter what your age, experimenting with different makeup or beauty products is always a fun activity. Read More

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

Hosting a Party? Don’t Make Your Guests Sick
7 months ago

Hosting a Party? Don’t Make Your Guests Sick

When I host a party, I do my best to provide a variety of foods to allow my guests to choose at least a couple of options that meet their nutritional restrictions. I also ask my guests what food allergies or sensitivities they have so that I can make sure I avoid them. Read More

How I Lost Weight on My Cruise
7 months ago

How I Lost Weight on My Cruise

All you ever hear from people is how much weight they gained during their cruise. “The food was so good,” they groan. They ate like crazy and now they have to diet.

Well, I’m here to report that I went on a cruise and lost weight. Hah! Read More

The Pro-Aging Health Benefits of Cocoa and Chocolate
7 months ago

The Pro-Aging Health Benefits of Cocoa and Chocolate

How often do healthy foods actually taste good? The answer for me sits somewhere between “not often” and “never.” And then, there is cocoa. Not only is it delicious, cocoa is also packed with anti-aging goodness. No wonder that it has been named ‘the drink of the gods.’ Read More

Reducing Stress in Your 60s: Capturing a Moment of Rest Through Music
7 months ago

Reducing Stress in Your 60s: Capturing a Moment of Rest Through Music

Have you ever been so tired that a stop light seemed like a blessing? You close your eyes for just a second and take a deep breath, trying to catch a wisp of the tiniest second – or maybe third wind? 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!

10 Travel Essentials for Women Over 60
3 years ago

10 Travel Essentials for Women Over 60

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There are certain items you should pack for every trip, regardless of length or destination. Here are our 10 favorite travel essentials for women over 60. Read More

Road Scholar Offers Its First Voyage from Miami to Cuba in Over 50 Years
3 years ago

Road Scholar Offers Its First Voyage from Miami to Cuba in Over 50 Years

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Cuba is like no other place in the world and one of Road Scholar’s most popular destinations. Read More

5 Senior Travel Tips You Need to Know
3 years ago

5 Senior Travel Tips You Need to Know

Many women in our community (myself included!) love to travel. Each of us has a bucket list of places that we would love to go once our family and work obligations start to fade. Read More

4 Ways Get More from Your Next Cruise by Harnessing the Power of Anticipation
3 years ago

4 Ways Get More from Your Next Cruise by Harnessing the Power of Anticipation

I don’t think that I have ever looked forward to a trip as much as I am looking forward to my upcoming Viking river cruise. As I sit here, cup of Earl Grey steaming on my desk, I can’t help but wonder what life on the river will be like. Will I see any of the mythical creatures that supposedly live on the Rhine? What fascinating people will I meet? What secret places will I discover? I’m getting goosebumps just thinking about it! Read More

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

What Are the Best Places to Retire for Single Women Over 60?
3 years ago

What Are the Best Places to Retire for Single Women Over 60?

If, like me, you are a single woman in your 60s, you may be thinking about the best places to retire.

Perhaps you are looking for a country with a lower cost of living so that you can make your retirement income stretch farther. Or, maybe you want to find a place that provides opportunities to pursue the passions that you left on the back-burner during other stages of your life. Read More

Finding the Best Places to Retire, Based on Your Lifestyle
3 years ago

Finding the Best Places to Retire, Based on Your Lifestyle

Every year, magazines like Forbes, publish lists of the “best places to retire.” These publications typically look at important factors like the cost of living, safety and climate of each location. But, when you think about it, the question “what is the best place to retire?” isn’t really fair. Why? Read More

The Art of Semi-Retirement Overseas – Combining Fun in the Sun with Productive Work
3 years ago

The Art of Semi-Retirement Overseas – Combining Fun in the Sun with Productive Work

As we reach our 60s, many of us are asking “what’s next for me?” It’s a great question! Unfortunately, it’s also incredibly broad. It represents the general feeling of angst that many of us feel about the future, but, it isn’t terribly actionable. Read More

4 Things No-On Tells You about Retiring Abroad Until It’s Too Late
3 years ago

4 Things No-On Tells You about Retiring Abroad Until It’s Too Late

If you are thinking about retiring abroad, you probably have a pretty good picture in your mind of what life in another country will be like. You’ve done your homework, scouring the Internet for information about healthcare costs, climate and culture. Read More

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

Downsizing in Retirement: Purging My Closet, Office and Bathroom and Learning to Breathe Again
7 months ago

Downsizing in Retirement: Purging My Closet, Office and Bathroom and Learning to Breathe Again

I love the change of seasons because it gives me an opportunity to do one of my favorite things: purge my closet. The good thing about purging one’s closet at the beginning of the season is that the things you get rid of are still wearable by someone else. Read More

Easy Cooking and Entertaining for After 60 Dinner Parties
7 months ago

Easy Cooking and Entertaining for After 60 Dinner Parties

Years ago I would often have people over for dinner. We called these events dinner parties, and I would usually invite anywhere between two to five couples.

I would spend all day in the kitchen, cooking up a storm and still be busy when the company arrived. I would also tend to things while everyone was sipping on cocktails and nibbling on appetizers Read More

6 Fabulous Christmas Gifts for Women Over 60 That Won’t Add Clutter
7 months ago

6 Fabulous Christmas Gifts for Women Over 60 That Won’t Add Clutter

Do you spend weeks hunting in shops or spend hours on your computer looking for the perfect holiday gifts? Gift giving can be an exhausting and emotionally draining experience as we struggle to find just the right gifts for our family and friends. Read More

Are You Ready for Retirement? Ask Yourself These Questions to Find Out
7 months ago

Are You Ready for Retirement? Ask Yourself These Questions to Find Out

The term retirement dates to 1889, and is rapidly becoming an obsolete term. It was first used for soldiers who were pensioned off during the reign of Otto von Bismark in 1889. In that century men were expected to live two years after turning 65. Read More

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

Why It Is Important to Show Your Gratitude – the Benefits of Grateful Living
8 months ago

Why It Is Important to Show Your Gratitude – the Benefits of Grateful Living

Kristi Nelson is the executive director of a Network for Grateful Living. I was particularly interested in the topic of gratitude because – of all the traits I observe in older adults living a quality life – that one consistently rises to the top. Read More

Stop Being So Hard on Yourself! 8 Ways to Handle Self-Diminishing Thoughts
8 months ago

Stop Being So Hard on Yourself! 8 Ways to Handle Self-Diminishing Thoughts

Have you ever wondered why you are so hard on yourself at times? Have you wanted to explore something new, like joining a new group you’re interested in? Read More

Finding Your Ikigai and Purpose in Retirement
8 months ago

Finding Your Ikigai and Purpose in Retirement

This weekend, I had reason to look at the statement “finding purpose in retirement.” It is a statement I find myself using often.

For many, finding purpose points to finding the deep spiritual meaning of life which may not seem relevant when used in the context of retirement. This is why I would like to look at it more carefully. Read More

10 Things to Fill You With Autumnal Joy
8 months ago

10 Things to Fill You With Autumnal Joy

“But now the days are short, I’m in the autumn of my years. And I think of my life as vintage wine from fine old kegs. From the brim to the dregs, it poured sweet and clear. It was a very good year.” – Ervin Drake, It Was A Very Good Year

There is something grounding, something earthly ceremonial about the change of seasons. The natural world is filled with answers to our longing. Nature is the great healer and finding time to spend in its sensual beauty nurtures the tired soul. 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!

 

 

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