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Refresh Your Look this Spring with These Fresh Makeup Tips for Mature Women
2 years ago

Refresh Your Look this Spring with These Fresh Makeup Tips for Mature Women

Spring is a symbol of renewal. Celebrity artist Ariane Poole has some very cool refreshing makeup ideas to help you find your new spring self. Enjoy the show! Read More

Age Appropriate Dressing? 4 Creative Ways to Bring Your Personal Style to Life After 50
2 years ago

Age Appropriate Dressing? 4 Creative Ways to Bring Your Personal Style to Life After 50

There is a lot of information in books, magazines, blogs, online and on TV, on how to look more youthful and improve your sense of style. I have noticed that overall, they seem to cut off at 50. Read More

Thinning Eyebrows? This Celebrity Makeup Artist Has Some Suggestions!
2 years ago

Thinning Eyebrows? This Celebrity Makeup Artist Has Some Suggestions!

As we age, we have to consider the issues of thinning eyebrows. What do we do to make them look better? Celebrity make-up artist Ariane Poole is here today to share some techniques and new products that she finds really helpful. Let’s chat! Read More

Turn up the Heat with these Summer Makeup for Older Women Ideas
2 years ago

Turn up the Heat with these Summer Makeup for Older Women Ideas

Summer is here, and it is promising sizzling temperatures already. What is the best kind of makeup for the summer months?

Join us in conversation with celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole who has some wonderful summer makeup for older women tips to share. Let’s have some fun! Read More

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

5 Techniques for Making Healthy Food Affordable
7 months ago

5 Techniques for Making Healthy Food Affordable

How many times have you heard it’s too expensive to eat healthy? Perhaps you’ve said it yourself. Major manufacturers of processed foods and fast food companies would have you believe this. But the exact opposite is true. Read More

What Do You Love About Medicare? What Would You Change?
7 months ago

What Do You Love About Medicare? What Would You Change?

With approximately 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every single day, Medicare is facing an uncertain future.

Will the country be able to continue to run the program as the ratio of workers to non-workers decreases? Read More

It’s Not Dementia! 5 Factors That Contribute to Forgetfulness
7 months ago

It’s Not Dementia! 5 Factors That Contribute to Forgetfulness

You have misplaced your car keys. It is the third time this week. Is this the beginning of dementia? Maybe. Maybe not. Read More

Let’s Make Cauliflower Hip Again with this Scrumptious Cauliflower Rice Casserole
7 months ago

Let’s Make Cauliflower Hip Again with this Scrumptious Cauliflower Rice Casserole

Cauliflower has become one of the vegetables of choice lately since we can now prepare dishes that taste like mashed potatoes and rice from a head of cauliflower. 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!

Meet New Friends and Discover New Lands During Women’s History Month
3 years ago

Meet New Friends and Discover New Lands During Women’s History Month

By  •  Travel

March is National Women’s History Month, when we recognize and celebrate the contributions of women around the world. It’s an ideal time for women to reflect on their lives, set goals, learn something new and explore new opportunities. Read More

6 Exotic Low Cost Travel Destinations for Women Over 60
3 years ago

6 Exotic Low Cost Travel Destinations for Women Over 60

As we travel, we are always on the look out for countries that are low cost, interesting and safe. Sometimes our home currency works against us and other times it works for us. Either way, we are looking for more bangs for the buck. Right? Read More

4 Myths About River Cruises that Stop People from Setting Sail
3 years ago

4 Myths About River Cruises that Stop People from Setting Sail

When you think about the word “cruise,” what images pop into your mind? Read More

How Do You Avoid the Single Supplement When You Cruise?
3 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

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

Social Security Benefits for Widows and Divorcees
3 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

5 Valuable Social Security Tips for Your Daughter and Granddaughter
3 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?
3 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
3 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

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

7 Ways to Simplify Your Life While Saving the Environment
6 months ago

7 Ways to Simplify Your Life While Saving the Environment

I’m just one small person in a big world, but I am concerned about my responsibility for the wellbeing of the world around me.

In the 1970s, we were minimalists and a bit ‘hippie-ish.’ We eschewed sugar for honey and whole wheat for white. We tried our hand at gardening organically. We limited our possessions. We lived in modest homes. Read More

6 Major Areas of Life Affected by Retirement and Aging
6 months ago

6 Major Areas of Life Affected by Retirement and Aging

Why is it that people are reluctant to plan for retirement? The average person spends more time planning an overseas holiday than they do retirement.

Is it because the word retirement conjures up images of growing old and dying? Or do we minimize the importance of planning because we perceive retirement as an eternal holiday? Read More

5 Tips for Handing Social Situations and Interacting with Other People
6 months ago

5 Tips for Handing Social Situations and Interacting with Other People

Have you noticed that sometimes, when we are talking to a friend or family member, they suddenly get defensive? In such situations, we often wonder what we might have said to offend them. Read More

Here Are the Best Tina Turner Songs, According to the Women Who Grew Up with Her
6 months ago

Here Are the Best Tina Turner Songs, According to the Women Who Grew Up with Her

Few female performers have influenced other women more than Tina Turner. Her music transcends generations, but, for baby boomers, she will always hold a special place in our hearts. We followed her career through the decades. In return, she inspired us to be strong, proud and independent women. Read More

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

How to Keep Your Passion For Life After 60
8 months ago

How to Keep Your Passion For Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

I’ve always been a passionate person. Passion has filled my life. When I’m interested in something, I go for it, and I’ve been blessed with abundant energy. My 64-year-old partner has a hard time keeping up with me! Read More

Do You Miss the Elegant and Personal Touch of Long Ago?
8 months ago

Do You Miss the Elegant and Personal Touch of Long Ago?

In the summer of 1981, I was living in Boston and participating in a summer placement during graduate school. One morning, I happened to turn on the television, and lo and behold: the wedding of Diana and Charles was happening at that moment! Read More

Revisiting Playfulness: Do We Get Old When We Stop Playing?
8 months ago

Revisiting Playfulness: Do We Get Old When We Stop Playing?

By  •  Mindset

The four Indonesian boys, all small but ranging in age from 12 to 14, led us along a tree-lined path. The fenceposts to either side of us as we left the island village were sprouting trees, a testament to the proliferating growth and superb soil of these many islands. Read More

10 Life Lessons About Being 60 and Beyond
8 months ago

10 Life Lessons About Being 60 and Beyond

By  •  Mindset

Life never runs out of things to teach us. Some days it feels like I could fill a library with all my lessons. And I haven’t always gracefully accepted all this learning. I resisted a lot of it. Read More

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