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Makeup for Women Over 60: Why Cream Blush with a Little Powder Is the Best Choice for Older Skin
2 weeks ago

Makeup for Women Over 60: Why Cream Blush with a Little Powder Is the Best Choice for Older Skin

We never think to combine cream with powder when we use blush, but is it possible? Join us in discussion with makeup artist Ariane Poole who is here to share her professional advice. Enjoy the show! Read More

9 Must Have Clothing Items That Complete Your Wardrobe After 60
2 weeks ago

9 Must Have Clothing Items That Complete Your Wardrobe After 60

Trendy styles may come and go, but classics live forever. Women like Audrey Hepburn, Maria Shriver and Barbara Bush embody grace and elegance, not only in how they live their lives, but also in how they dress. Their polished, put-together look is one that many strive for, but few are able to achieve. Read More

Skipping Your Eyeliner? You’re Missing Out on the Best of Makeup for Women Over 60!
2 weeks ago

Skipping Your Eyeliner? You’re Missing Out on the Best of Makeup for Women Over 60!

Our eyes are the windows to our souls. They are also one of the first things that people notice about us. As a result, there are millions of makeup products designed to make people’s eyes look brighter and fresher. Read More

The Art of Ageless Fashion After 50 – An Interview with an 83-Year-Old Ex-Playboy Model
3 weeks ago

The Art of Ageless Fashion After 50 – An Interview with an 83-Year-Old Ex-Playboy Model

Does age matter where fashion is concerned? Join us in discussion with Dorrie Jacobson, fashion expert and ex-Playboy model, who knows what style is all about. Enjoy the show! Read More

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

What is Sarcopenia and How Can Older Adults Prevent its Tragic Impacts?
4 weeks ago

What is Sarcopenia and How Can Older Adults Prevent its Tragic Impacts?

You may ask, what is sarcopenia? Is it a disease, an insect or food? Is it something we should fear? The answer is, “Yes and No.” Read More

Wellness Spotlight: Are You Happy with Your Physical and Social Well-being?
4 weeks ago

Wellness Spotlight: Are You Happy with Your Physical and Social Well-being?

My first article for Sixty and Me described the Vitality Portfolio® approach that helps build health/well-being in the same way you might use a financial portfolio to build financial well-being. Namely, it helps you make a (vitality) plan, balance (vitality) assets and make regular deposits. Read More

6 Natural Ways to Keep Your Skin Beautiful and Healthy at Any Age
1 month ago

6 Natural Ways to Keep Your Skin Beautiful and Healthy at Any Age

There are plenty of skin products and health advice available today that it’s enough to confuse you. It’s no wonder if you’re overwhelmed.

Lotions, potions, exfoliates, botanical oils, anti-wrinkle creams, Vitamin A, E and C. It’s confusing if you don’t know what you need to care for your skin. As you grow in years, feeling beautiful naturally comes with taking good care of yourself. Read More

5 Secrets for Building Up Your Brain’s Plasticity in Your 60s and Beyond
1 month ago

5 Secrets for Building Up Your Brain’s Plasticity in Your 60s and Beyond

Recent studies have found that you can create new neural pathways for the rest of your life!

We used to think our brain plasticity was stagnant and fixed, up until researchers like Dr. Norman Doige, a psychiatrist from the University of Toronto, helped to reveal that this isn’t the case. Read More

Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Dating Over 50: How to Cope If You Have Been Dumped, Ghosted or Love-Bombed
12 months ago

Dating Over 50: How to Cope If You Have Been Dumped, Ghosted or Love-Bombed

By  •  Dating

Dating at any age can be challenging. Here are some ways you can deal with the most common things that can happen in language that might be new to you! Read More

After 50 Dating: 10 Financial Questions to Ask Your Partner Before Committing
1 year ago

After 50 Dating: 10 Financial Questions to Ask Your Partner Before Committing

Money and sex regularly rank as the most common reasons couples fight.

Research from LearnVest’s Money Habits and Confessions Survey, conducted by Wakefield Research, concluded that financial issues are more than twice as likely as sex to cause tension in a relationship. Read More

4 Ways to Regain Trust with Men and Start Dating Again After 60
1 year ago

4 Ways to Regain Trust with Men and Start Dating Again After 60

By  •  Dating

Nothing hurts more than when a relationship has ended, especially when betrayal is involved in some way. When a man has lied to you and betrayed your trust, picking up the pieces and moving forward can feel daunting. Read More

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date
1 year ago

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date

By  •  Dating

It can take time for people to warm-up during the senior dating cycle. Don’t give up until your gut tells you to or if the thought of kissing the person makes you physically sick. Read More

Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them
2 months ago

5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them

My first experience with traveling alone was in my 20s. I had just received a degree in comparative religion from the University of Colorado and exploring a mysterious land filled with thousands of gods and goddesses seemed like a great way to spend a few months.  Read More

3 Things to Remember When Traveling with Your Grandchildren
3 months ago

3 Things to Remember When Traveling with Your Grandchildren

This is the story of a 74-year-old grandmother. Of course, this is my story, a story about how I joyfully help my family when they need me in summer, fall, winter or spring. Read More

5 Tips on How to Pick the Perfect Adventure Vacation After 50
3 months ago

5 Tips on How to Pick the Perfect Adventure Vacation After 50

By  •  Travel

It’s finally time to give yourself permission to play. But where on earth to begin?

With the plethora of choices available, the challenge is picking the perfect adventure. If you’ve never done this before it can be daunting. So much so that we can easily end up going to a safe default, like Hawaii. Or Florida. Or the next state over. Read More

3 Sneaky Tips for Finding Hidden Gems When Traveling After 60
3 months ago

3 Sneaky Tips for Finding Hidden Gems When Traveling After 60

By  •  Travel

We all have our favorite things to do when we travel, whether for a vacation or a longer stay. The first thing I do in a new city is hit the art museums. We all want to see famous sites and attend popular entertainment events. But what do you do when you’ve seen all the tourist spots? Read More

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

Is a Bridge Job Right for You Before Retirement?
4 months ago

Is a Bridge Job Right for You Before Retirement?

There was a time when I felt sure that I would continue working until age 70 or beyond. In fact, I often joked that one day I would simply resign from my job at the nursing home where I worked as an RN and move myself into the assisted living facility next door. Read More

Want to Make Extra Money in Retirement? Why Not Rent Your Room, Apartment, Cabin or House with Airbnb?
4 months ago

Want to Make Extra Money in Retirement? Why Not Rent Your Room, Apartment, Cabin or House with Airbnb?

Do you yearn for more spending money? Have you always wanted to visit Barcelona? Or perhaps you enjoy meeting new people. Whatever the reason, you might consider opening your home to strangers through a vacation rental like Airbnb, VRBO, or a host of other online rental agencies. Read More

How to Make the Most of Your Money in Retirement by Wanting What You Have
4 months ago

How to Make the Most of Your Money in Retirement by Wanting What You Have

Retirement can usher in a variety of mixed emotions with our financial stability being at the top of our list of concerns. Who can we trust? How should we manage our money?  How can I feel financially secure?  Join in our discussion as we ask these questions and more to financial expert Pam Krueger who has some great advice for women in retirement. Enjoy the show! Read More

Are You Dissing Your Dollars? Here’s How to Change Your Mindset About Money
4 months ago

Are You Dissing Your Dollars? Here’s How to Change Your Mindset About Money

Ladies, when you “dis” something you mentally degrade or put it down. This can hinder you from using your financial resources in retirement to fulfill your unique version of true wealth. Read More

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

What Day Is It? The Muddled Confusion of a Recent Retiree
2 weeks ago

What Day Is It? The Muddled Confusion of a Recent Retiree

I might have under-thought the results of multiple, rapid life changes and how they extract their toll on us retired mortals. Read More

5 Tips to Help You Declutter with Poise – Even When You’re a Pack Rat
3 weeks ago

5 Tips to Help You Declutter with Poise – Even When You’re a Pack Rat

Cleaning out an apartment or house is a stressful process, regardless of the reason. It’s not much fun sorting through possessions when you’re moving or renovating. Read More

6 Useful Tips to Prepare Your Garden for the Winter Season (# 6 is My Favorite!)
3 weeks ago

6 Useful Tips to Prepare Your Garden for the Winter Season (# 6 is My Favorite!)

When pumpkin spice everything fills grocery store shelves and the grandkids beg you to take them to the corn maze, you know that fall has officially arrived.

Summer has unfortunately come to an end, and now it’s time to jump into your rain boots, grab your trusty trowel and put those garden beds to rest. While fall certainly isn’t the most exciting time to be gardening, your plants will appreciate you for your year-round dedication. Read More

Feeling Unhappy? This Powerful Happiness Exercise Works Like Magic
3 weeks ago

Feeling Unhappy? This Powerful Happiness Exercise Works Like Magic

Are we living where our soul feels at home? This topic resonates with many of us.

Many of us have lived in a certain place for career or family reasons. Or perhaps we lived in a place we once loved but which no longer speaks to us. Read More

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

How to Stop Sabotaging Yourself in Your 60s
4 weeks ago

How to Stop Sabotaging Yourself in Your 60s

Do you ever feel like the Universe or other people are out to get you? Interestingly, the greatest enemy you’ll ever face is staring back at you in the mirror. It knows all your tricks and how to push your buttons. Maybe you sabotage yourself in ways you’ve never imagined. Read More

60 and the Seasons of Life
4 weeks ago

60 and the Seasons of Life

There have been many articles, quotes and poems written about the seasons of life. Beginning with spring through summer, into autumn and finally winter, the comparisons can be a plethora of ideas regarding change through time. Read More

When Fear Strikes After a Natural Disaster – My Personal Story
4 weeks ago

When Fear Strikes After a Natural Disaster – My Personal Story

By  •  Mindset

Fear is something we all face at one point in life or another. Fear of death, fear of loneliness or fear of an illness. I faced fear two winters ago and, since then, am trying to put my feelings into words that will help me, and anyone else who reads them, find strength to turn fear into grace. Read More

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?
1 month ago

Can We “Think” Ourselves Young?

The adage “you are as old as you think you are” has particular meaning in discussing how the brain and the body interpret your thoughts. Dr. Ellen Langer, Harvard professor of psychology and the designer of the Counterclockwise Study, studied this concept. Read More

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