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Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 1
11 months ago

Tools and Makeup Tips for Looking Great in Glasses in Your 60s – Part 1

Have you ever walked into a warehouse store and felt overwhelmed by the dizzying array of choices?

Well, the quest for eyeglass frames that look smashing can sometimes feel just as daunting. Not only is there every conceivable frame shape to consider, but there’s also the challenge of finding the right frame color. Read More

5 Essential Tips for Dressing Stylishly Over 60
11 months ago

5 Essential Tips for Dressing Stylishly Over 60

When it comes to style, Billy Baldwin may have said it best: “Be faithful to your own taste because nothing you really like is ever out of style.”

I think this quote speaks to us as women over 60. In this season of our lives, it’s not always about keeping up with the latest trends, but rather, knowing ourselves and what we like and feel confident in. Read More

What Should You Do with Business Clothing After Retirement?
11 months ago

What Should You Do with Business Clothing After Retirement?

After decades of hard work, you’re approaching retirement – or maybe you’re already there, congrats! It’s going to be great – you’re already daydreaming about all you’ll do. But what about all your business attire? Will your clothes retire too? Read More

How Jamie Lee Curtis Rocks the Magic of Short Hair for Women Over 50
11 months ago

How Jamie Lee Curtis Rocks the Magic of Short Hair for Women Over 50

Have you noticed how many celebrities seem to have zero ‘problems’ with grey hair as they age? Unlike the rest of us, who are often in a tizzy about what we should do with our grey hair. Read More

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

Healthy Aging: Muscle Mass and Its Relationship to Frailty
6 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

5 Powerful Reasons to Give Bone Broth a Try
6 months ago

5 Powerful Reasons to Give Bone Broth a Try

Bone broth, which is basically soup broth, has been around for centuries. Our ancestors used to keep a pot of broth over the fires to use in making meals. Making bone broth was a way of using every part of an animal so that nothing was wasted. It was an inexpensive and versatile source of nutrients. Read More

Are You Sabotaging Your New Year’s Healthy Eating Resolution with Artificial Sweeteners?
6 months ago

Are You Sabotaging Your New Year’s Healthy Eating Resolution with Artificial Sweeteners?

It is that time of year again when you may be focusing on eating healthier. One way to accomplish this goal is avoiding, as much as possible, ‘empty calories,’ i.e., foods that are high in calories and low in nutrients your body needs to stay healthy. Read More

How to Take Care of Your Brain as You Age
6 months ago

How to Take Care of Your Brain as You Age

As we grow older, we all experience our own unique set of health challenges. Few things cause more fear than the thought of losing your cognitive abilities. 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!

Hostels Are Perfect for Older Women Traveling Alone
3 years ago

Hostels Are Perfect for Older Women Traveling Alone

Many women my age say that they can’t travel because it is just too expensive. I would argue that, in many cases, options are simply not being considered. Read More

Travelling the World in Retirement with Only a Carry-on, Plus Our Packing List
3 years ago

Travelling the World in Retirement with Only a Carry-on, Plus Our Packing List

Our lifestyle is now minimalistic so our travel style should represent the same.

Since 2013, we have travelled the world with too much luggage. Do you know the feeling? How many times have you packed clothes or even shoes that you didn’t even wear? Our goal was to travel lighter and smarter! Read More

What Makes for the Best Cruise, Other Than Price?
3 years ago

What Makes for the Best Cruise, Other Than Price?

I’ll admit that, when it comes to finding the best cruise, price is probably the first thing that most of us look at. This is completely natural. After all, if you don’t have the money to set foot on a luxury ship, what’s the point in researching the quality of its spa or the depth of its itinerary? Read More

7 Powerful Life Lessons From My Trip to Bali
3 years ago

7 Powerful Life Lessons From My Trip to Bali

I’m sitting in my little hotel in Bali, packing my bags to come home to Switzerland, my head full of memories and my heart full of love for this wonderful island and its amazing people. Read More

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

11 Essential Things to Consider Before Starting a Business in Your 60s
3 years ago

11 Essential Things to Consider Before Starting a Business in Your 60s

Many people hope to own their own business, but very few do. In addition, women around the world are hesitant to become entrepreneurs because they feel they lack confidence and resources. Read More

10 Tips for Preparing for Retirement and Defeating the “Money Worry” Gene
3 years ago

10 Tips for Preparing for Retirement and Defeating the “Money Worry” Gene

We all have chromosomes (DNA) that are encoded with our genes in every cell in our body. There are 22 pairs of chromosomes that determine everything from the color of our hair and eyes to our ancestry and mental abilities. Read More

Tom Selleck Says Reverse Mortgages Aren’t Giving Away the Farm – Do You Agree?
3 years ago

Tom Selleck Says Reverse Mortgages Aren’t Giving Away the Farm – Do You Agree?

Are reverse mortgages simply a way for greedy lenders to take the homes of unsuspecting seniors? Or are they a legitimate tool that can help people our age to stay in their homes, while having a better quality of life in retirement? These are the questions that ran through my head as I watched the new American Advisors Group (AAG) commercial, featuring Tom Selleck. Read More

How Boomers Are Redefining Life After Retirement, Aging and Senior Living
3 years ago

How Boomers Are Redefining Life After Retirement, Aging and Senior Living

The first wave of Baby Boomers has begun turning 65.

Since their earliest years, Baby Boomers’ vast numbers have allowed them to make a substantial impact on each phase of life as they passed through it. Now, they’re entering the retirement home marketplace. Read More

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

Boredom in Retirement: 3 Strategies “The Monk Dude” Urges Us to Explore
8 months ago

Boredom in Retirement: 3 Strategies “The Monk Dude” Urges Us to Explore

By  •  Lifestyle

Did you know that depression is the number one complaint of newly retired women? In fact, boredom is a key symptom. Mistakenly, many women turn to different forms of distraction (TV or Internet surfing) to feel better. Read More

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60
8 months ago

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

For many of us, the idea of getting outside of our comfort zone is very scary. And rightly so, it isn’t comfortable! Read More

Struggling to Manage Your Life and Home After 60? Downsizing Could Be the Answer
8 months ago

Struggling to Manage Your Life and Home After 60? Downsizing Could Be the Answer

By  •  Lifestyle

“What do I want to do with my life?” That’s an overwhelming question for a woman in her 60 and beyond. When I think of asking myself that question, all kinds of thoughts pop up: How do I know? If I don’t know, who knows? If I knew that, I’d be doing it. It’s too big to even think about. Read More

Sally Field’s 5 Lessons About Life, Love, and Perseverance
8 months ago

Sally Field’s 5 Lessons About Life, Love, and Perseverance

By  •  Lifestyle

In her deeply moving memoir In Pieces, Sally Field, now 72, lays bare her life and allows us to get under the surface appearance of a two-time Oscar-winning actress still known to the public as “America’s sweetheart.” Read More

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

Want to Be More Grateful? Do This One Thing in the Shower Every Morning
7 months ago

Want to Be More Grateful? Do This One Thing in the Shower Every Morning

I have a pleasant ritual that I do in the shower every morning that wakes me up emotionally and helps me to feel better about my life. This ritual doesn’t involve a special type of shampoo or happiness soundtrack. It’s a trick that I do in my mind to feel more grateful. Read More

Embrace the 5 Love Languages and Stop Taking Things for Granted in Your 60s
7 months ago

Embrace the 5 Love Languages and Stop Taking Things for Granted in Your 60s

It is so easy to take things for granted – the ground under our feet, waking up in the morning to a new day and, far too often, our relationships. It is so easy to be critical or to notice what is missing or makes us crazy about our partner, parents, children, friends or coworkers. Read More

5 Gratitude Practices to Help You Get Through Tough Times
7 months ago

5 Gratitude Practices to Help You Get Through Tough Times

I’m struggling with a bit of low grade depression these days. A combination of several recent events, a friendship that ended, some good old-fashioned family drama, a sense of feeling misunderstood have all contributed. Read More

Follow these 4 Steps to Have an Authentically Happy New Year
7 months ago

Follow these 4 Steps to Have an Authentically Happy New Year

By  •  Mindset

After a loss come sorrow, grief, anger and depression, even rage. My motto is ‘live your dreams without drama.’ Easier said than done sometimes. Read More

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