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What Are Your Favorite Moisturizers for Dry, Mature Skin?
1 year ago

What Are Your Favorite Moisturizers for Dry, Mature Skin?

My skin is so dry, it’s embarrassing. I go to have my legs waxed, and the Italian beautician practically has a nervous breakdown over the state of my legs – and my feet! Read More

Tired of Buying New Clothes? Look Good in the Ones You Already Have!
1 year ago

Tired of Buying New Clothes? Look Good in the Ones You Already Have!

When we see models come down the runway, by design the first thing we notice is what they are wearing. The designers want the clothes to take center stage. That’s why they pick tall, thin and mostly very young models who act as human “hangers.” They don’t get in the way of the design. Read More

Aging Skin Secrets: Avoid These Foods If You Don’t Want to Help the Clock
1 year ago

Aging Skin Secrets: Avoid These Foods If You Don’t Want to Help the Clock

The foods that enter our body are very important for our outward appearance. How so? Celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole is passionate about nutrition and skincare. Today she has joined us in a discussion about the foods we need to deviate from, and some other topics. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion for Older Women: Capri Pants for the Summer Months
1 year ago

Fashion for Older Women: Capri Pants for the Summer Months

The capri pants have garnered a lot of controversy in the last couple of years! Many articles will tell you not to wear them and that they make you appear frumpy.

Yet I’m sure many of you reading this have a pair or two in your closet. Because at this time of our life, most of us aren’t wearing shorts anymore! Read More

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

The Power of Magnesium for Women’s Long-Term Health
9 months ago

The Power of Magnesium for Women’s Long-Term Health

Magnesium is one of the most important minerals for long-term health. It’s needed to maintain the ‘pumps’ that control the movement of salts in and out of cells.

It is also essential for nerve conduction, muscle relaxation, healthy bones and just about every metabolic reaction in the body – including energy production. Read More

5 Ways to Make the Most of the Advantages of a Long Life
9 months ago

5 Ways to Make the Most of the Advantages of a Long Life

Being blessed with the gift of long life has its advantages: you get to watch your grandkids grow, you have the joy of more sunrises and sunsets. You may even explore hobbies you never had time for. Read More

Why Living Your Life with Passion and Purpose Is Good for Your Health After 60
9 months ago

Why Living Your Life with Passion and Purpose Is Good for Your Health After 60

Life is a sequence of transitions. We start as children at school, perhaps attend college, start careers, take time out of a career to care for others, perhaps start a new job and eventually transition out of paid work. 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!

Baby Boomers Are the First Digital Retirees
3 years ago

Baby Boomers Are the First Digital Retirees

By  •  Travel

There’s a lot of talk about Millennials (18-34 year olds) being the first generation to be born in the internet age, and all the technological advantages that brings with it. However, we rarely talk about the fact that baby-boomers are the first generation to retire in the digital age. Read More

What are Your Favorite Places to Visit in Europe? Here’s One of Mine
3 years ago

What are Your Favorite Places to Visit in Europe? Here’s One of Mine

In our article, 6 Amazing Adventure Tours for Women Like Us, we said that a sense of adventure does not diminish with age. As older women, we have a greater sense of self, are more confident and appreciate those things that are most important in life. Read More

6 Ways River Cruises Are Unlike Anything that You Will Experience on the Ocean
3 years ago

6 Ways River Cruises Are Unlike Anything that You Will Experience on the Ocean

There is a certain reverence with which a ship’s crew looks at the ocean. It is powerful, exciting and unpredictable. Rivers are something different entirely. They are still powerful, but, it is a quiet power. They are exciting, yet refined. Read More

Christmas River Cruises: Why Winter is the Hottest Season to Set Sail
3 years ago

Christmas River Cruises: Why Winter is the Hottest Season to Set Sail

“Why on Earth would anyone want to take a Christmas river cruise?” That was the question that one of my friends asked me when I mentioned that I would be joining Viking on their Rhine Getaway. Read More

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

A Big Social Security Benefit Disappears This Year: Don’t Lose Thousands of Dollars for You and Your Spouse
3 years ago

A Big Social Security Benefit Disappears This Year: Don’t Lose Thousands of Dollars for You and Your Spouse

April 29, 2016 is a magic day for people who are 66 and their spouses. It’s the last day you can claim a retirement benefit that will give you big returns over a long lifetime. Read More

Surprise! Divorced Spouses Can Get Social Security Benefits
3 years ago

Surprise! Divorced Spouses Can Get Social Security Benefits

Many women believe that they are not entitled to Social Security if they are divorced. The truth is you can get Social Security on your ex-spouse’s record, under certain circumstances, even if you have been divorced for many years. Read More

What Skills Will You Use in the Second Half of Life?
3 years ago

What Skills Will You Use in the Second Half of Life?

Have you thought about what kind of skills you want to carry with you into the second half of your life?

Have you thought about the skills you wish to leave behind? Read More

The Painful Truth About Working While On Social Security
3 years ago

The Painful Truth About Working While On Social Security

Can you work and collect Social Security? The simple answer is yes. The more complicated answer is that you may not want to. Read More

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

How Lifelong Learning Is the Real Fountain of Youth
8 months ago

How Lifelong Learning Is the Real Fountain of Youth

By  •  Lifestyle

I was not the best student when I was young. I think I just didn’t feel that I had time when there was so much other interesting stuff going on! Read More

Shoud I Delete My Facebook Account?
8 months ago

Shoud I Delete My Facebook Account?

By  •  Lifestyle

There has been a lot of concern about the latest Facebook privacy scandal with the revelation that Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm, harvested data from more than 87 million Facebook users without their knowledge. Read More

How Does the Retirement Age in Your Country Compare to Others? You Might Be Surprised!
8 months ago

How Does the Retirement Age in Your Country Compare to Others? You Might Be Surprised!

By  •  Lifestyle

I never really paid too much attention to the official retirement age in my country until it was so close that I could feel it breathing down my neck. I just never expected it to be an issue. I didn’t feel “old,” so, I assumed that I would just keep working forever. Read More

Think You Know What Aging Is? Think Again!
8 months ago

Think You Know What Aging Is? Think Again!

By  •  Lifestyle

There seems to be an unnecessary stigma hovering over the idea of aging. We grow from children into adults but that is not the end of road for us. Join us in conversation with Dr. Bill Thomas as he shares an exciting viewpoint on elderhood with us. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

The Downside of Relentless Positivity in Your 60s
10 months ago

The Downside of Relentless Positivity in Your 60s

By  •  Mindset

Last month, I wrote a post 3 Remarkable Gifts That Help You Flourish in Your 60s, which generated lots of feedback, both online and offline.

While many comments were affirming, there was also some pushback on what was perceived to be an overly optimistic and even simplistic view of life in our 60s. Read More

Alone on Valentine’s Day? This Year, Be Your Own Valentine
10 months ago

Alone on Valentine’s Day? This Year, Be Your Own Valentine

By  •  Mindset

Remember those days when, as a child, you gave little heart-shaped Valentines and then waited and hoped you’d get some yourself? Read More

20 Ways to Replace New Year’s Resolutions with a Focus on Progress
10 months ago

20 Ways to Replace New Year’s Resolutions with a Focus on Progress

By  •  Mindset

At the beginning of the year, Sixty and Me – along with many sites, books and blogs – offered innovative approaches to New Year’s Resolutions. They realize everyone relates to a different approach. Read More

Embrace Each Stage of Your Personal Journey After 60
10 months ago

Embrace Each Stage of Your Personal Journey After 60

By  •  Mindset

Last year, the magazine Allure took a courageous step forward on behalf of all women. It will no longer use the term anti-aging in its publication, thus accepting that moving through time is a natural process, to be celebrated and appreciated for its own virtues, not something to battle against. Read More

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