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EXCLUSIVE: Margaret’s New Pink Hair!
1 year ago

EXCLUSIVE: Margaret’s New Pink Hair!

Good morning everyone! Well, yesterday, I did something that I thought I would never do. I dyed my hair pink!

Why would I dye my hair pink you ask? Well, you’ll need to watch the video for a complete explanation, but, the short story is that it is part of my mission to fight back against invisibility. Read More

I Love Floral Tights! Why Fashion After 60 is About Wearing What Makes You Happy
1 year ago

I Love Floral Tights! Why Fashion After 60 is About Wearing What Makes You Happy

As we age our view of style changes. We are looking for happy, energizing clothes that bring vibrancy into our lives. Join us in conversation with style blogger Mel Kobayashi and prepare to be wowed. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion After 50: The Art of Walking Like a Movie Star
1 year ago

Fashion After 50: The Art of Walking Like a Movie Star

Most of us want to be noticed when we walk down the street. But do you know how to turn those heads? Do you have the confidence to even attempt it? Join us in discussion with style blogger Mel Kobayashi who shares her secrets about learning to walk like a movie star. Enjoy the show! Read More

Grey Hair? Don’t Care! Makeup Tips for Gals Gone Grey!
1 year ago

Grey Hair? Don’t Care! Makeup Tips for Gals Gone Grey!

Women over 60 today are not confined to polyester pants and orthopedic shoes so why should we settle for anything less than the freshest look for our makeup? Style specialist and author Penelope Whiteley has some creative tips for women over 60 looking to liven up their makeup routine while embracing their crowns of grey. Enjoy the conversation!
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack
6 months ago

Attention Women Over 60! Don’t Ignore These 5 Silent Signs of a Heart Attack

On a beautiful fall morning in late October 2002, I was planting Iris bulbs along the waterfront of our home in the Northern Neck of VA. I felt a bit more tired than I thought was reasonable and noted that I was sweating more than normal, so I sat down and lit up a cigarette. Read More

5 Lessons I Learned from My Unconventional Road to the National Senior Olympics
6 months ago

5 Lessons I Learned from My Unconventional Road to the National Senior Olympics

When I was informed that I had qualified to play tennis in this year’s National Senior Olympic Games in Albuquerque, it was a kind of dream come true. Read More

Don’t Hibernate This Winter! 3 Tips to Help 60+ Women Get Outdoors and Stay Healthy
6 months ago

Don’t Hibernate This Winter! 3 Tips to Help 60+ Women Get Outdoors and Stay Healthy

As the colder weather and holidays approach, it’s tempting to hunker down, get comfy, and grab some hot cocoa and snacks for a long winter’s hibernation indoors. Read More

Grace and Frankie: An Unexpected Example of PHD (Perfectly Hidden Depression) After 60
6 months ago

Grace and Frankie: An Unexpected Example of PHD (Perfectly Hidden Depression) After 60

Binge-watching Netflix, or binge-watching anything really, had never sounded appealing. But that was before I started writing a book and desperately needed something to distract me from my own brain. 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!

Sustainable Tourism After 60: How to Protect the Environment for Your Grandkids
3 years ago

Sustainable Tourism After 60: How to Protect the Environment for Your Grandkids

Most women in our community travel to relax, rewind and rejuvenate.

In the west, we live hectic lives and often feel stressed and over committed. Some of us – present company included – spend too much time online. Others live in busy towns and cities, where we practice unhealthy eating habits and live with toxic air. Read More

The Art of Pampering Yourself on the Road: My 5 Favorite Massages in Bali
3 years ago

The Art of Pampering Yourself on the Road: My 5 Favorite Massages in Bali

When it comes to assessing my favorite massage experience in Bali, I have to admit it’s a bit like asking me to choose my favorite child. Read More

4 Unusual Cruises That Will Change the Way You Look at the World (Video)
3 years ago

4 Unusual Cruises That Will Change the Way You Look at the World (Video)

Travel, at its best, will heal your soul, broaden your mind and deepen your understanding of the world. While some people think that cruises merely involve beaches, umbrella drinks and pre-planned shore excursions, you can find unusual cruises that will forever change your perspective. Read More

Train Travel Tips from the Man in Seat 61 (Video)
3 years ago

Train Travel Tips from the Man in Seat 61 (Video)

Like many women in our community, I love trains. In fact, I enjoy traveling by train more than any other form of transportation. I love the conversations that trains encourage, the stunning vistas that they offer and the opportunities for reflection and personal growth that they support. Read More

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

5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!
3 years ago

5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!

I’m a member of the club women hate to join — the Widows Club.

When my husband died, it felt like a big part of me died, too. I lost the love of my life and the dreams we shared for our future. All gone in an instant and right after my 60th birthday. Read More

9 Practical Tips on How to Self-Publish a Book for Free
3 years ago

9 Practical Tips on How to Self-Publish a Book for Free

My friend, Tom, published his book for free. I, unfortunately, did not. In this article, I’ll reveal how he did it as well as how much I spent to arrive at the same destination — published author. Read More

Why Your 60s Are the Best Time to Start a Business
3 years ago

Why Your 60s Are the Best Time to Start a Business

Retirement has changed. A lot. Today it is more about transitions, rather than endings; more of a journey rather than a milestone. Read More

6 Ideas for Creating Cash Flow and Escaping Ageism in the Workplace
3 years ago

6 Ideas for Creating Cash Flow and Escaping Ageism in the Workplace

It’s interesting to note how governments are universally at pains to promote the employment of the over 50’s. They aim to keep them working as long as possible.

Is this to prevent governments having to pay pensions? Or are they beginning to understand that people over 50, are no longer old? Personally, I think it’s the former. Read More

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

Has the Aging Process Got You Down? Consider the Options!
7 months ago

Has the Aging Process Got You Down? Consider the Options!

By  •  Lifestyle

Some months ago, I wrote an article about aging well which garnered some intriguing responses. One woman wrote, not without some wry humor, that she had gotten encouragement because she “simply HATED being 67.”

I thought, but didn’t write back, “Well, consider the options.” Read More

Having Trouble Downsizing? These 6 Questions May Help You to Simplify and Move Forward
8 months ago

Having Trouble Downsizing? These 6 Questions May Help You to Simplify and Move Forward

By  •  Lifestyle

Simplifying, downsizing, decluttering… these topics seem to be very popular right now. Why is this such an issue for so many people? Read More

We’re Going Bananas for This Healthy Snickers Nicecream! (Oh… and It’s Also Crazy Delicious!)
8 months ago

We’re Going Bananas for This Healthy Snickers Nicecream! (Oh… and It’s Also Crazy Delicious!)

By  •  Lifestyle

In case you are not familiar with “nicecream” yet, pay attention because this will change your life!

Nicecream is simply healthy ice cream, made from frozen bananas. It’s also super simple to make. All you need is a food processor or blender with a powerful motor and frozen bananas. Read More

My Super Simple (Yet Oh So Tasty!) Flat Iron Steak with Mushrooms and Red Wine Sauce
8 months ago

My Super Simple (Yet Oh So Tasty!) Flat Iron Steak with Mushrooms and Red Wine Sauce

By  •  Lifestyle

Most people think that life after 60 is all about relaxing. Well, this may be true for some of us… but, most older adults live pretty busy lives. So, when we find a simple, easy-to-make recipe that is both hearty and tasty, we are always ready to give it a shot! Read More

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

Aging, Ambition, and Late Bloomers: The Goals that Push Us Onward After 60
7 months ago

Aging, Ambition, and Late Bloomers: The Goals that Push Us Onward After 60

Ambition has been defined as “a strong desire to do or to achieve something, typically requiring determination and hard work.” And while ambition does not take you on a straight path in life, it can take you on a journey you never thought possible. Read More

Is Resentment Keeping You from Finding Gratitude and Happiness After 60?
7 months ago

Is Resentment Keeping You from Finding Gratitude and Happiness After 60?

By the time you reach your 60s, you’ve probably let go of some relationships.

Whether the parting was due to divorce, family conflict that got out of hand or a friendship that turned sour, most of us have moved on from at least one relationship.
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The Power of Perspective in the Life of a 60-Plus Year Old Woman
7 months ago

The Power of Perspective in the Life of a 60-Plus Year Old Woman

By  •  Mindset

Early this morning, I woke up in Washington DC, where I’m going to be delivering a speech in the late afternoon. I’m sitting at my desk in the sweet early hours, my workout gear on, ready to head out to the first floor where I know the gym is located. Read More

3 Concepts That Can Help in Reinventing Ourselves After 60
7 months ago

3 Concepts That Can Help in Reinventing Ourselves After 60

By  •  Mindset

Did you ever think, “Ah, when I’m 65, I can finally do what I’ve wanted to do for so long: I can read when I want, be creative, take afternoon naps, see friends and play with my grandkids”? Read More

Sixty and Me is an online magazine and a global community of over 500,000 women over 60. Our mission is to empower and motivate women to find their own voice and value in a transitional time of life that offers so much new opportunity. Topics covered on Sixty and Me include makeup for older women, senior dating, retirement planning, fashion for older women, senior travel, grandchildren and more. Thanks for being a part of our community!