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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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4 Fashion Tips for Older Women from Stylish Europe
1 year ago

4 Fashion Tips for Older Women from Stylish Europe

The world is full of beautiful women who know their bodies and how to dress them. But how is it that so many women in Italy and France lead the world in class and style? Fashion expert Penelope Whiteley has great tips for knowing and dressing your body after 50. Enjoy the show! Read More

Luxurious Makeup for Grey Hair: You Love Your Hair, Now Love Your Look!
1 year ago

Luxurious Makeup for Grey Hair: You Love Your Hair, Now Love Your Look!

A woe to some, a blessing to others – grey hair is a transition that befalls us all. How can we complement our grey hair look with makeup? Join us in discussion with style specialist Penelope Whiteley who has some great ideas to share. Enjoy the conversation! Read More

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

Boomer Women and Insomnia: Think Twice Before Taking a Sleeping Pill!
6 months ago

Boomer Women and Insomnia: Think Twice Before Taking a Sleeping Pill!

Contrary to what you may have heard, the amount of sleep you need as you get older doesn’t decrease. Boomers need about as much sleep – between seven and nine hours – as younger adults. Read More

This is the Worst Mistake When It Comes to Exercise Over 60
7 months ago

This is the Worst Mistake When It Comes to Exercise Over 60

A few days ago, while I was working my way through my usual workout routine at the gym, I noticed a woman in her mid-60s going through her 60-minute orientation. Read More

From Hibernation to Wholeness
7 months ago

From Hibernation to Wholeness

Don’t you feel like holing up when the shorter days of November arrive (if you’re in the Northern hemisphere, that is)? Do you have a voice inside that says, “If you don’t use it, you lose it”? 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!

4 Ways Travel Feeds Your Body, Mind and Soul as an Older Adult
3 years ago

4 Ways Travel Feeds Your Body, Mind and Soul as an Older Adult

I have always loved to travel. I experienced my first wild and wonderful Atlantic crossing, on the Queen Elizabeth, when I was only 8-years-old. Read More

Five Great Train Journeys for Women Like Us (Video)
3 years ago

Five Great Train Journeys for Women Like Us (Video)

Setting aside the usual aging stereotypes, it’s clear that women over 60 love to travel. We love to explore the world and find new adventures. We love embracing new cultures and meeting new people.

But, this raises an interesting question. What is our favorite way to travel? Do the majority of us like to fly to exotic destinations? Or, would most of us prefer to travel by train? Read More

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags
3 years ago

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags

By  •  Travel

As I was packing for a short work trip recently, I pulled out a bright orange plastic Sainsbury’s bag that I had from my last trip to London. It brought back such a flood of great memories that you would have thought it was a priceless memento. Read More

Tips for Finding the Best Senior Travel Discounts on Train Tickets (Video)
3 years ago

Tips for Finding the Best Senior Travel Discounts on Train Tickets (Video)

Is it still possible to find amazing senior travel discounts? This was the question that I posed to train expert, Mark Smith during our last interview. After all, if anyone would know how to find the best travel deals, it’s Mark. Read More

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

How to Pay Off Your Retirement Debt by Negotiating with Your Creditors
3 years ago

How to Pay Off Your Retirement Debt by Negotiating with Your Creditors

If you are wondering how to pay off debt in retirement, you’re not alone. According to the latest statistics, people over 65 are struggling with mortgage, credit card and other debt like never before. Read More

7 Boomer Marketing Tips, According to Baby Boomers
3 years ago

7 Boomer Marketing Tips, According to Baby Boomers

It’s no secret that baby boomers are one of the most powerful consumer groups in the world. As a result, marketers are constantly looking for ways to sell to us. Right about now, I can probably hear you saying, “Who cares?” As Seth Godin’s book says, “All Marketers Are Liars.” Why should we care if they know how to market to us? Read More

Tough Career Ending? Bounce Back and Get Ready for Retirement!
3 years ago

Tough Career Ending? Bounce Back and Get Ready for Retirement!

I am not the only person I know in my sixties who had a bad work experience at the end of their career. One friend was in his hospital bed after cancer surgery when his boss told him he was being forced to retire. Another friend worked for years as a successful paramedic and was then given the worst shifts in attempts to squeeze him out. Read More

Marketing to Baby Boomers: How Do You Want Companies to Talk to You?
3 years ago

Marketing to Baby Boomers: How Do You Want Companies to Talk to You?

Why on Earth would you want to tell advertising agencies how to talk to you? Isn’t marketing to baby boomers something that only companies who want to sell something should care about? Absolutely not! Read More

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

Has the Aging Process Got You Down? Consider the Options!
8 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!

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

How to Use Visualization to Breathe New Life into Your Old Travel Adventures
7 months ago

How to Use Visualization to Breathe New Life into Your Old Travel Adventures

If you don’t remember the details of a trip that you took 10 or 20 years ago, did it ever happen? This was the question that found myself asking when I talked with my son recently about the trips that we took as a family. Read More

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