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9 Tips for Avoiding Sweater Boredom this Winter
2 years ago

9 Tips for Avoiding Sweater Boredom this Winter

If you are a frequent Sixty and Me reader, you probably have heard me mention closet edits, how they go, what they accomplish and how wonderfully fabulous your wardrobe looks on the other side of that activity.

Let’s dive into what is always the most abundant category in the closets of gorgeous gals over 60! Sweaters! Read More

5 Shocking Makeup Mistakes That Make Most Women Look Older
2 years ago

5 Shocking Makeup Mistakes That Make Most Women Look Older

It’s undeniable that there is a different set of makeup rules that apply to women in their twenties as opposed to those of us in our sixties (or older). But when applying our daily makeup, we all know that old habits can die hard.  Read More

How to Dress Like a Millionaire, While Living on a Budget
2 years ago

How to Dress Like a Millionaire, While Living on a Budget

Welcome to another in my series of how to live like a millionaire on a retirement budget.

To start, there is no one way that a millionaire dresses. Because as we all know, there is no relation between having money and good taste. The good news is you don’t want to dress like a millionaire. What you really want is this – to feel like a million in your clothes. Read More

Accentuate Your Most Beautiful Assets with These Eyeliner Tips for Mature Women
2 years ago

Accentuate Your Most Beautiful Assets with These Eyeliner Tips for Mature Women

Wearing and experimenting with makeup is one of the great perks of being a woman. After all, makeup has the ability to transform our appearance, boost our confidence and allow us to enhance our natural beauty. Read More

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

The 4 Heart-Healthy Food Groups that Should Dominate Your Diet After 60
7 months ago

The 4 Heart-Healthy Food Groups that Should Dominate Your Diet After 60

Most of us know that we can reduce our risk of developing heart disease with lifestyle changes – like incorporating exercise into our daily routine.

But did you know that heart disease can be reversed through those same lifestyle changes, especially proper nutrition? It may be hard to believe, but according to published studies, it’s true. Read More

Should Governments Get More Involved in Fighting Loneliness? This Country Thinks So!
7 months ago

Should Governments Get More Involved in Fighting Loneliness? This Country Thinks So!

Over the last few decades, governments across the world have taken an increasingly active role in promoting public health. They encourage flu shots, help to coordinate responses to epidemics, invest in basic science and more specialized medical research and create a safety net for low income families that need access to doctors. Read More

6 Small Steps That Make a Big Difference to Your Health After 60
7 months ago

6 Small Steps That Make a Big Difference to Your Health After 60

And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings. ― Meister Eckhart

I believe there are many women out there that may believe once they have turned 60 there is no need to continue with the upkeep of personal care and health. Read More

Love Getting Out Into Nature? Here Are 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Next Hike
7 months ago

Love Getting Out Into Nature? Here Are 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Next Hike

Are dark cold winter days leaving you feeling cooped up inside your own home? While it might feel ‘off season,’ hiking during the winter actually offers you loads of physical and mental health benefits and best of all, gets you out of the house! 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!

How Do You Avoid the Single Supplement When You Cruise?
2 years ago

How Do You Avoid the Single Supplement When You Cruise?

Few things are more frustrating for single women travelers than having to deal with the single supplement. It just feels so unfair to have to pay more for a hotel room or cruise, simply because you are traveling solo. Read More

What Travel Essentials Will You Never Leave Home Without?
2 years ago

What Travel Essentials Will You Never Leave Home Without?

I remember the day that I added a “money belt” to my list of travel essentials like it was yesterday. A few years ago, I was visiting some friends in Milan, when someone bumped into me in a crowded street. I looked around, annoyed at being almost knocked over, but, I couldn’t see who was responsible. Read More

5 Reasons Viking River Cruises Are an Amazing Value
3 years ago

5 Reasons Viking River Cruises Are an Amazing Value

By  •  Travel

Ok, let’s get this out of the way. Viking river cruises aren’t cheap. In fact, for most of us, saving for a luxury river cruise is a multi-year process. Read More

Planning Your First Solo Travel Adventure
3 years ago

Planning Your First Solo Travel Adventure

By  •  Travel

It’s been over 40 years but I remember the first few trips I took alone like they were yesterday. I was so excited and nervous. At the same time, I knew it was something I had to try. Read More

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

5 Valuable Social Security Tips for Your Daughter and Granddaughter
2 years ago

5 Valuable Social Security Tips for Your Daughter and Granddaughter

The choices you make today will affect your Social Security payment amount later on. This is true, even if you are in your 60s and are rapidly approaching retirement age. It’s especially true for our daughters and granddaughters, who still have several years, or even decades, to go before retirement age. Read More

Are You Dealing with Being Unemployed as an Older Woman?
2 years ago

Are You Dealing with Being Unemployed as an Older Woman?

Being unemployed as an older woman is a stressful, frustrating experience. It’s also a situation that few of us imagined we would be in just a few years ago. Read More

Does the Idea of Probate Process Freak You Out? Sharing my First-Hand Interview
2 years ago

Does the Idea of Probate Process Freak You Out? Sharing my First-Hand Interview

At first reading, this post may seem less about quality aging and more about not aging at all (meaning dying), but it’s not a bummer. I promise. Since money and financial issues can cause us all so much stress, this is a stress-buster to offer some extra peace of mind. Read More

Important Social Security Deadline Looms – Are You Prepared?
2 years ago

Important Social Security Deadline Looms – Are You Prepared?

Did you know that several Social Security rules are about to change? If not, you’re not alone! There’s a great deal of confusion about who is affected and what will happen.

True, the upcoming deadline affects a small percentage of people. That said, many of us are concerned they we lose benefits if we don’t take action. Let’s clarify the situation. Read More

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

Alexa, Are You Listening? Digital Home Personal Assistants That Can Make Your Life Easier
7 months ago

Alexa, Are You Listening? Digital Home Personal Assistants That Can Make Your Life Easier

By  •  Lifestyle

Speakers with voice-controlled assistants – like Alexa and Google Home are all the rage. Sales numbers for the Echo family and the Google Home devices are not released by Amazon or Google. Read More

The Power of Rediscovering Childhood Friends After 60
7 months ago

The Power of Rediscovering Childhood Friends After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

It took me 50 years to discover the power of a childhood friend. It all started when I was shipped off to sleep away camp in the summer of 1969 and met Betsy Brown. By 1975 we were already too old for camp. Read More

How Many of These 1960s Dances Do You Remember? (Including Vintage Videos!)
7 months ago

How Many of These 1960s Dances Do You Remember? (Including Vintage Videos!)

By  •  Lifestyle

As women who grew up in the 1960s, dance has been a part of our lives since the very beginning. But, if I’m right, most of us haven’t had a chance to see our favorite 1960s dances performed – let alone put on our dancing shoes and try them ourselves – for many years. Read More

Who’s in Your Posse? How to Bring Positive Friendships into Your Life After 50
7 months ago

Who’s in Your Posse? How to Bring Positive Friendships into Your Life After 50

Posse: a group of people who have a common characteristic, occupation or purpose.

Post holidays is a good time to reassess who you spend your time with. Think about it as you look back at the past six weeks. Read More

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

3 Things I’m Grateful for and 3 Things I’m Grumbling About
8 months ago

3 Things I’m Grateful for and 3 Things I’m Grumbling About

It’s that time of the year when many of us are making lists. Sometimes, we’re enumerating things to do, while other lists may include loftier goals for the coming year or names of people or events we appreciate. Read More

A Powerful Reason to Give Gratitude During the Holidays and into the New Year
9 months ago

A Powerful Reason to Give Gratitude During the Holidays and into the New Year

How many times a day do you give gratitude for your gifts, for your family and for the blessings of your life?

I’ll admit it. Some days I forget to make my gratitude intentional, and then when I realize I haven’t done so, I understand why my day is off balance. “Oh, that’s why I’m not fully present!” “Oh, that’s why everything I do seems to be slightly off!” Read More

3 Ways to Bring Radical Acceptance into Your Life After 60
9 months ago

3 Ways to Bring Radical Acceptance into Your Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

Oh, how we wish for things to be different: Our bodies strong and healthy and, preferably, slim. Our children stable and successful; our grandchildren happy and thriving. Loved ones alive and healthy. Our marriages deeply loving, or else wishing for that elusive man to complete us. Plenty of money in savings. Read More

Finding Your Path After 60 with Purpose and Heart
9 months ago

Finding Your Path After 60 with Purpose and Heart

By  •  Mindset

As we age, it becomes apparent that we must create new lives. Will we change careers, begin retirement, travel, downsize or stay where we are? Read More

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