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How Petite Women Over 60 Can Find the Perfect Pair of Jeans
2 weeks ago

How Petite Women Over 60 Can Find the Perfect Pair of Jeans

If you’re petite (or just a woman, for that matter), you’ve probably had to try on 32,000 pairs of jeans before you found the right one. It’s kind of like dating. You try some, you drop some, and in the end, you usually find one that you absolutely love. Read More

Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)
3 weeks ago

Fashion Over 50: 4 Myths Most Mature Women Believe (#3 is Crazy!)

There are many fashion myths that seem to burden women when they hit 50. Be a hostage no more! Style blogger Susan Good is here to break four myths that might be making your life miserable. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress
3 weeks ago

Fashion for Older Women: How to Accessorize Your Little Black Dress

The black dress – long or short – can be a little intimidating. Let’s break that thinking right now! Join us in discussion with fashion expert Melanie Payge who will demonstrate some fabulous looks with a simple black dress. Enjoy the show! Read More

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea
4 weeks ago

Pro Makeup Tips for Older Women: How to Conceal Age Spots and Rosacea

Age spots and uneven pigmentation – we all have them. But how do we get rid of them so our self-confidence doesn’t suffer? Join us in this demonstration with Ariane Poole who has some great advice to share. Enjoy the show! Read More

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
3 weeks 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
3 weeks 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
4 weeks 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
4 weeks 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!

Online Dating After 60: Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify Your Experience
10 months ago

Online Dating After 60: Here Are 4 Ways to Simplify Your Experience

When I found myself single after 32 years of marriage, I vacillated between delight and despondency. After three years on my own, I tentatively approached online dating, and numerous coffee date debacles taught me a lot. Read More

Do You Believe in the Power of Love After 60?
10 months ago

Do You Believe in the Power of Love After 60?

By  •  Dating

Many years ago, a lovely client showed me a bracelet her husband had gifted her for a special occasion. Inscribed was a beautiful quote by Robert Browning sent to his beloved Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Read More

Never Say “Never” When It Comes to Finding Love After a Loss
10 months ago

Never Say “Never” When It Comes to Finding Love After a Loss

The death of my husband more than a decade ago was the toughest experience of my life. I had turned 60 just a month before his passing. Read More

Are There Any Good Men Left to Date After 60? The Truth May Surprise You
10 months ago

Are There Any Good Men Left to Date After 60? The Truth May Surprise You

By  •  Dating

As you already know, attracting Mr. Right into your life can be a bit challenging. Unfortunately, growing up with fairy tales as children and romantic movies as an adult, you probably got an unrealistic picture of who men are and how they operate in the dating world. Read More

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

9 Reasons Why Cruising Is Great for Solo Women Travelers
2 months ago

9 Reasons Why Cruising Is Great for Solo Women Travelers

By  •  Travel

There aren’t many trip options that are so well suited to solo travelers as cruising. Where else can you go that you have the perfect balance of social interaction and as much quiet personal time as you desire? Read More

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60
2 months ago

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60

By  •  Travel

At my favorite Bangkok duck-soup stall, the owner lights up every time I say, “Aroy mak!” letting her know I thought the food was delicious. There’s a momentary connection we wouldn’t have had, had I said, “Delicious!” in English. Read More

Why You Should Visit Adelaide – Australia’s Most Cosmopolitan City
3 months ago

Why You Should Visit Adelaide – Australia’s Most Cosmopolitan City

By  •  Travel

Adelaide has a Mediterranean type of climate with warm, sunny weather for most of the year. Read More

8 Tips for Staying Social When Traveling Solo
3 months ago

8 Tips for Staying Social When Traveling Solo

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore. Dream. Discover.” — Mark Twain Read More

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

3 Ways to Organize Your Financial Records as a Responsible Mature Woman and Have Fun Too!
1 month ago

3 Ways to Organize Your Financial Records as a Responsible Mature Woman and Have Fun Too!

The last quarter of the year can become quite stressful, especially for those of us over 60. In some parts of the world, October is filled with more outdoor events with family and friends because the weather turns cooler while the sun is still generous. Read More

Retirement Savings Looking a Little Light? Here’s How to Have the Last Laugh
1 month ago

Retirement Savings Looking a Little Light? Here’s How to Have the Last Laugh

Realizing that you haven’t saved enough for retirement is one of the worst experiences in the world. You worry about how you will support yourself in retirement. You start to fear getting sick in your old age. You may even start to suffer from feelings of guilt or regret as you look back at all of the bad financial decisions that you made in your life. Read More

Looking for a Job After 60? Career Expert Kerry Hannon Offers Some Useful Advice!
1 month ago

Looking for a Job After 60? Career Expert Kerry Hannon Offers Some Useful Advice!

Money is a hot-button topic.  Most people would rather admit to having an affair than that they have credit card debt! So, I set out to find an expert who could offer no-nonsense advice, just for women over 60. Kerry Hannon is just such an expert. Read More

Why Almost Everyone 50+ Should Start a Side Business… It’s Not for the Reason You Think!
1 month ago

Why Almost Everyone 50+ Should Start a Side Business… It’s Not for the Reason You Think!

Like many – dare I say MOST successful entrepreneurs – I started my side business way before I left my corporate career behind. Already in my early 60s, I could see that my days of working for a large company were numbered. At the same time, I wasn’t in a hurry to give up my steady paycheck. Read More

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

OMG! A Quick Guide to Common Social Media Abbreviations. IKR?
1 month ago

OMG! A Quick Guide to Common Social Media Abbreviations. IKR?

I am a writer and speaker so, of course, I love words.

My daily crossword is a morning ritual I miss if an unusual schedule prevents it. Read More

9 Major Tips for Packing and Moving in Your 60s with Grace and Style
1 month ago

9 Major Tips for Packing and Moving in Your 60s with Grace and Style

Chances are, sometime in your 60s, the moment arrives when you have to, or want to, move out of your long-time home.

Whether you’re downsizing into a smaller, easier space to care for, or charting a new lifestyle in a new place, the word ‘move’ creates dread in every heart. Moving will always be one of the most stressful moments of your life.

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12 Simple Habits of Waste Reduction Any Mature Woman Can Follow
1 month ago

12 Simple Habits of Waste Reduction Any Mature Woman Can Follow

The smallest things can make the biggest difference, especially when it comes to the environment.

Plastic pollution is one of the major causes of environmental degradation in the world. Read More

Group Therapy in Mature Adulthood: Good Reasons for a Get-Together
1 month ago

Group Therapy in Mature Adulthood: Good Reasons for a Get-Together

I’ve come to the conclusion, in my seventh decade, that there really is no such thing as too much fun. It seems to follow that people with more friends tend to have more fun. So, I’m branching out and meeting new people. Read More

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

The Power of Perspective in the Life of a 60-Plus Year Old Woman
1 month 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
1 month 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
2 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

“I Have No Regrets” Should be a Mantra for Modern Boomers
2 months ago

“I Have No Regrets” Should be a Mantra for Modern Boomers

Ok, I’m not a big sports fan. That said, there’s one statistic that has always amazed me. Many people know that, in 1923, the famous baseball player, Babe Ruth, broke the record for most home runs in a season. Read More

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