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5 Amazing Shapewear Selections and Other Fashion Over 50 Finds
1 year ago

5 Amazing Shapewear Selections and Other Fashion Over 50 Finds

We all acquire lumps and bumps and wobbly bits as we become women of a certain age.

By the time we are 50, we start feeling and seeing the effects of gravity and the loss of elasticity in our skin. Even thin people lose this elasticity. Pull the skin on the back of your hand; it no longer bounces back into shape – and it happens all over your body. Read More

How to Enhance Your Style After 60 – Inside and Out!
1 year ago

How to Enhance Your Style After 60 – Inside and Out!

Women should dress their age. Children should be seen and not heard. And men should bring home the bacon. Read More

Fashion Tips for Women Over 60: What to Wear to a Casual Dinner
2 years ago

Fashion Tips for Women Over 60: What to Wear to a Casual Dinner

You’ve been invited to a casual dinner with friends. It’s going to be a great time. You love their company, and you enjoy laughing and chatting over good food and a few glasses of wine.

But what are you going to wear? Read More

How to Relax Like a Millionaire – Your Spa Day Does Not Have to Cost a Fortune!
2 years ago

How to Relax Like a Millionaire – Your Spa Day Does Not Have to Cost a Fortune!

Say the word, “spa” and it conjures up lifestyles of the rich and famous.

There’s no denying that spas are extremely expensive. However, SPA, or “salute per aqua” is an ageless tradition dating back to Roman times. Honoring your health and well-being with body caring treatments should be a right of all human beings.
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3 Powerful Spices that May Help with Type 2 Diabetes
7 months ago

3 Powerful Spices that May Help with Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is on the rise. The International Diabetes Federation estimates that 1 in 11 (425 million) adults worldwide have diabetes. They also say that 1 in 2 adults with diabetes are undiagnosed (212 million). Read More

Healthy Aging: Muscle Mass and Its Relationship to Frailty
7 months ago

Healthy Aging: Muscle Mass and Its Relationship to Frailty

This article complements a previous one I recently wrote where we discussed the definition of frailty, how it affects us as we age and the very important symptom of muscle mass loss. Read More

3 Exciting Senior Games That Prove Athletic Competition is Not Just for Kids
7 months ago

3 Exciting Senior Games That Prove Athletic Competition is Not Just for Kids

Do you yearn for more physical activity in your life – perhaps a sport from your youth? You may have a secret passion for something you have not yet tried. We still have opportunities, so why not explore them? Read More

How to Rejuvenate Your Spirit After 60 with the Healing Power of Nature
7 months ago

How to Rejuvenate Your Spirit After 60 with the Healing Power of Nature

We experience stress and frustration every day, but if it overwhelms us, we end up debilitated. Stress takes a toll on our psyche and bodies, especially as we approach our later years. Read More

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4 Ways Travel Feeds Your Body, Mind and Soul as an Older Adult
2 years ago

4 Ways Travel Feeds Your Body, Mind and Soul as an Older Adult

I have always loved to travel. I experienced my first wild and wonderful Atlantic crossing, on the Queen Elizabeth, when I was only 8-years-old. Read More

Five Great Train Journeys for Women Like Us (Video)
2 years ago

Five Great Train Journeys for Women Like Us (Video)

Setting aside the usual aging stereotypes, it’s clear that women over 60 love to travel. We love to explore the world and find new adventures. We love embracing new cultures and meeting new people.

But, this raises an interesting question. What is our favorite way to travel? Do the majority of us like to fly to exotic destinations? Or, would most of us prefer to travel by train? Read More

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags
2 years ago

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags

By  •  Travel

As I was packing for a short work trip recently, I pulled out a bright orange plastic Sainsbury’s bag that I had from my last trip to London. It brought back such a flood of great memories that you would have thought it was a priceless memento. Read More

Tips for Finding the Best Senior Travel Discounts on Train Tickets (Video)
2 years ago

Tips for Finding the Best Senior Travel Discounts on Train Tickets (Video)

Is it still possible to find amazing senior travel discounts? This was the question that I posed to train expert, Mark Smith during our last interview. After all, if anyone would know how to find the best travel deals, it’s Mark. Read More

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Marketing to Baby Boomers: How Do You Want Companies to Talk to You?
2 years ago

Marketing to Baby Boomers: How Do You Want Companies to Talk to You?

Why on Earth would you want to tell advertising agencies how to talk to you? Isn’t marketing to baby boomers something that only companies who want to sell something should care about? Absolutely not! Read More

What Upsets You Most About Marketing for Seniors?
2 years ago

What Upsets You Most About Marketing for Seniors?

Ok, let’s get the obvious out of the way. Marketing for seniors is tough. For starters, the term “seniors” covers a huge age range. You could argue that 20 years ago most people over 60 had similar lives. No more! Read More

Are Baby Boomers Suffering from Financial Shame?
2 years ago

Are Baby Boomers Suffering from Financial Shame?

Do you suffer from financial shame?

I ask this question because financial shame is far more common than most of us would like to admit. Everyone talks about how financially successful baby boomers are, but, this is just part of the story. Like every generation, we are struggling after the Great Recession. Read More

Social Security Benefits for Widows and Divorcees
2 years ago

Social Security Benefits for Widows and Divorcees

Your husband may be out of the picture, but his Social Security could still be a part of your life. Whether you’re widowed or divorced, U.S. law may allow you to collect benefits based upon your former spouse’s work history. Read More

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Is Paying Your Mortgage Off Before Retirement a Good Idea?
6 months ago

Is Paying Your Mortgage Off Before Retirement a Good Idea?

By  •  Lifestyle

The day we close on a new house, we start looking forward to our final payment. Over the years our savings build up and retirement is in the not-so-distant future. It seems like the perfect time to pay off our mortgage and live debt-free, but is this a good idea? Join us in discussion with financial expert Pam Krueger who explains why this decision may or may not be to your advantage. Enjoy the show! Read More

Loving Life After 60: Are You Living Where Your Soul Feels at Home?
7 months ago

Loving Life After 60: Are You Living Where Your Soul Feels at Home?

I live in the tropical jungle and dream of cities and cold. A friend lives in an Edwardian, Edinburgh townhouse and dreams of a chic, modern glass dwelling at the beach. Read More

5 Amazing Ways That Tea Brings People Together
7 months ago

5 Amazing Ways That Tea Brings People Together

Tea not only has an incredibly rich history, but it also happens to be the number two drink in the world. It comes in second only to water. Read More

4 Surefire Ways to Make New Friends at Any Age
7 months ago

4 Surefire Ways to Make New Friends at Any Age

By  •  Lifestyle

If you are starting over and feeling lonely, just remember that you can make new friends at any age. If you think that sounds like work, it is. But, it’s necessary and worthwhile. Read More

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

Are You Just Existing? Here Are 5 Simple Tools to Help You Find Your Purpose After 60
8 months ago

Are You Just Existing? Here Are 5 Simple Tools to Help You Find Your Purpose After 60

By  •  Mindset

The media talks a lot about the health benefits of living an active and full life. They say having a purpose in life is the key to positive aging, but are you stuck trying to find your purpose?  Read More

Do You Worry More Now that You Are in Your 60s?
8 months ago

Do You Worry More Now that You Are in Your 60s?

By  •  Mindset

I read recently that one of the first signs of Alzheimer’s is raised levels of anxiety. After a particularly stressful month, it started to resonate with me. Read More

How the Decisions You Make Communicate Your Priorities and Values After 60
8 months ago

How the Decisions You Make Communicate Your Priorities and Values After 60

By  •  Mindset

All day long, you make decisions – some large, some small. Each one of them reflects the things that you feel are important. What is the basis for this or that decision? It’s something that may not be immediately apparent as you go about your day, dealing with events, people, circumstances. Read More

At 65, Liam Neeson Says He Still Feels 40… How Old Do You Feel Inside?
8 months ago

At 65, Liam Neeson Says He Still Feels 40… How Old Do You Feel Inside?

By  •  Mindset

One of the funny things about getting older is that you always feel younger on the inside. In my case, I sometimes feel like a 25-year-old in a 70-year-old’s body. How about you? Read More

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