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Vintage Clothing Is Back for Women Over 50: Embrace the Past and Create Amazing Style
10 months ago

Vintage Clothing Is Back for Women Over 50: Embrace the Past and Create Amazing Style

We have seen many fashion trends come and go, but vintage seems to come back again and again. Join us in discussion with style blogger Mel Kobayashi who has some great vintage clothes to show us. Enjoy the show! Read More

6 Tips for Looking and Feeling Pretty Da** Good After 60
10 months ago

6 Tips for Looking and Feeling Pretty Da** Good After 60

As I begin to write, I have just lifted my eyes from the inspiring kind of fashion magazine that has gorgeous leggy young women in good lighting, with expert makeup and wearing fabulous clothes with mortgage repayment price tags. Inspiring? I’ll get back to you on that. Read More

Makeup Tips for Older Women: What’s the Difference Between BB and CC Creams
10 months ago

Makeup Tips for Older Women: What’s the Difference Between BB and CC Creams

Sometimes we aren’t aware of the specific purpose of a makeup product. So how do we decide whether it’s good for us? Join us in discussion with makeup professional Ariane Poole, who reveals the different benefits of BB and CC creams. Enjoy the show. Read More

Fashion After 50: How the Clothes and Colors You Wear Can Affect Your Mood and Behavior
11 months ago

Fashion After 50: How the Clothes and Colors You Wear Can Affect Your Mood and Behavior

Years ago, there was a guy who lived at a halfway house down the street from a friend of mine. He had some quirky habits but was known to be a very cheerful character. Read More

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

Are We Over-Estimating Our Alzheimer’s Risk? It Depends… 
5 months ago

Are We Over-Estimating Our Alzheimer’s Risk? It Depends… 

We seem to be inundated with stories of doom and gloom on the likelihood of our acquiring Alzheimer’s or any other form of dementia. In fact, if you listen to the varied and disparate reports we seem to be inundated with lately, none of us will escape the onslaught. Read More

Possible vs. Inevitable: The Importance of Preventing Falls… and How to Do It!
5 months ago

Possible vs. Inevitable: The Importance of Preventing Falls… and How to Do It!

Several weeks ago, a woman commented on an article I’d done about getting older vs. getting old. She told a story about taking a bad fall over a concrete curb, sitting there for a few moments, and then moving on. Read More

Get Fit, Have Fun and Make New Friends After 60
5 months ago

Get Fit, Have Fun and Make New Friends After 60

Sounds too good to be true, right? But in all honesty, it is possible. Exercise is much more fun when we can make it a social event – and if food is involved, so much the better.

Here are 4 ways to make new friends and get fit, simultaneously: Read More

Tired of Yelling Over Your Meal? Here’s How to Find a Quiet Senior-Friendly Restaurant
5 months ago

Tired of Yelling Over Your Meal? Here’s How to Find a Quiet Senior-Friendly Restaurant

There are a few things in life that drive me bonkers. One is when people discard their notes on the sidewalk instead of the trash can. Or when a person lets the lobby door close in my face — blissfully unaware that I’m behind, intent on slowing him down a few precious seconds. Read More

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

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6 Excuses that Stop Us from Traveling After 60 and What to Do About Them
2 years ago

6 Excuses that Stop Us from Traveling After 60 and What to Do About Them

Do you have fears that stop you travelling in general? Will 2017 differ from any other year?

We at To Travel Too recently asked 100 travellers over 60 to share what would stop them from travelling in 2017. The results are in and they are really interesting. Do any of their comments resonate with you? Read More

5 Essential Tips for Traveling with Pets
2 years ago

5 Essential Tips for Traveling with Pets

By  •  Travel

When we are planning a vacation, or any kind of trip for that matter, we typically plan for all sorts of situations.

What clothes do we need to include for everything we want to do? What snacks do we want to keep within our grasp? Do we have enough of our prescription medications for the entire time we will be away? The list goes on. Read More

How a City Girl Fell in Love with the Magic of America’s National Parks in Her 50s
2 years ago

How a City Girl Fell in Love with the Magic of America’s National Parks in Her 50s

The U.S. National Park Service turned 100 on August 25, 2016. As a committed city girl, I had somehow managed to live 20 years in the United States without setting foot in one of these amazing Parks. Read 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

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

Do I Need a Trust? One of the Most Important Estate Planning Questions
2 years ago

Do I Need a Trust? One of the Most Important Estate Planning Questions

By  •  Making Money

While marketing a product I created – the My Affairs In Order flash drive, a convenient way to organize and retain personal and financial information for your loved ones before death – I get asked a lot of questions. The questions that come up more than any others are: What is a trust? And, do I need a trust? Read More

5 Tips for Managing Your Money in the Transition to Retirement
2 years ago

5 Tips for Managing Your Money in the Transition to Retirement

When you get to the period of transition to retirement, things get tricky. Have you saved enough money to retire? Or should you continue working? Financial advisor Allan Roth offers some tips for making the best choices when retirement comes knocking. Enjoy the show! Read More

What is Money? Money Management Tips for Women Over 60
2 years ago

What is Money? Money Management Tips for Women Over 60

Money, in our world, is a very important asset. Could money be defined as something other than paper bills and coins? Join us in discussion with financial advisor Allan Roth, who shares great insight on managing our money past the age of 60. Enjoy the show!  Read More

Get Hired After 60: 7 Tips to Make a Fabulous First Impression
2 years ago

Get Hired After 60: 7 Tips to Make a Fabulous First Impression

It takes just seven seconds.

I’m sure you are already aware of how important first impressions are. But you may not be aware that the first impression is only a seven-second window of the initial meeting. Read More

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

Your World in Your 60s: Can You Dream It Anew?
5 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
5 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
5 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
5 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!

60 and the Seasons of Life
5 months ago

60 and the Seasons of Life

There have been many articles, quotes and poems written about the seasons of life. Beginning with spring through summer, into autumn and finally winter, the comparisons can be a plethora of ideas regarding change through time. Read More

When Fear Strikes After a Natural Disaster – My Personal Story
5 months ago

When Fear Strikes After a Natural Disaster – My Personal Story

By  •  Mindset

Fear is something we all face at one point in life or another. Fear of death, fear of loneliness or fear of an illness. I faced fear two winters ago and, since then, am trying to put my feelings into words that will help me, and anyone else who reads them, find strength to turn fear into grace. Read More

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?
5 months ago

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?

The adage “you are as old as you think you are” has particular meaning in discussing how the brain and the body interpret your thoughts. Dr. Ellen Langer, Harvard professor of psychology and the designer of the Counterclockwise Study, studied this concept. Read More

Feeling a Little Grey? Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Day
5 months ago

Feeling a Little Grey? Here Are 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Day

We all have good days and bad days, and sometimes the pendulum seems to be weighted towards the bad ones. As we get older, it can be a challenge to snap ourselves out of the doldrums, especially if we live or spend a lot of time alone. Read More

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