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Makeup for Mature Women: Look Cool in the Summer Heat
2 days ago

Makeup for Mature Women: Look Cool in the Summer Heat

We all know makeup doesn’t really go with humid weather. Or does it? Celebrity makeup artist Ariane Poole is here to show us some great products for the summer heat. Enjoy the show! Read More

Ariane Poole’s New Makeup Product for Older Women: Foundation, Bronzer and Lipstick
3 days ago

Ariane Poole’s New Makeup Product for Older Women: Foundation, Bronzer and Lipstick

Finding quality makeup products that really work for mature women can be a challenge. Where can you find products that really work for you without spending a fortune on cosmetics that you don’t like?
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Grey Matters! Go Grey in Style with These 4 Tips
5 days ago

Grey Matters! Go Grey in Style with These 4 Tips

Deciding whether or not to embrace your grey hair is a dilemma nearly all women over 60 eventually face. Do you continue to dye your hair the same brown, red, or blonde shade you’ve worn for years, or is it time for a change?
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Finding Fashion Deals After 60: When Is a Bargain Not a Bargain
7 days ago

Finding Fashion Deals After 60: When Is a Bargain Not a Bargain

Unless you are hyper vigilant about your spending habits or living on a tight budget you’ve probably had the experience of buying something you didn’t expect to buy simply because you found it on sale. Now, there are many good reasons for doing so. Read More

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

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past
16 hours ago

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past

I have written three blog posts about cancer. The first was about the shock and adjustment in the first 10 weeks. The second was about making getting healthy the number one priority. The third was about the liberating feeling of going around bald. Now I feel ready to talk about the deeper effect of cancer. Read More

6 Ways that Having a Pet Can Improve Your Life After 60
2 days ago

6 Ways that Having a Pet Can Improve Your Life After 60

I’m a cat person. I’ve always had a cat and can’t image my home without one. My cat isn’t my pet, it’s a member of my family. I love coming home and having my boy run up to greet me, rubbing against my legs and looking up at me with his big wide eyes that say he missed me. No matter how difficult my day has been, I forget it all about it when I see his eager face. Read More

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!
3 days ago

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!

Reading is a passion we can take into our old age and not worry about our performance! After all, it’s not a game we’re playing… we’re just keeping our brains functioning at optimum level. Let’s be clear…
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6 Things We Have Learned About the Aging Brain Since 2015
3 days ago

6 Things We Have Learned About the Aging Brain Since 2015

As women over 60, one thing we can agree on is that time doesn’t stand still. Fortunately for us, neither does research into the ways aging affects our brains. And it couldn’t come at a better time, given the looming Alzheimer’s epidemic…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life
1 month ago

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life

By  •  Dating

Have you considered meeting a man in real life versus at an online dating site? When I ask this question to the women I speak with, they often tell me they’re not sure where single men over 50 are hanging out. Read More

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle
1 month ago

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle

Are you looking for a Knight in Shining Armor, but only seem to be able to find the Knave of Hearts? Do you think a man who will take care of you is ancient history? Take heart, even as a modern woman over 60, you don’t have to do it all alone! Read More

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?
2 months ago

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?

A friend of mine in her early 60s was surprised when a man she met for the first time for a coffee date asked if she’d like to get together for dinner the following Saturday. Read More

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?
2 months ago

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?

Have you ever been completely captivated by a man you knew was bad for you? Most women have fallen for a bad boy at some point in their lives. It’s hard to resist a great looking guy who knows exactly how to make you feel amazing and while maturity may bring wisdom, a woman over 60 certainly isn’t immune to this man’s dangerous charms. Read More

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

The Medicine of Travel: Can a Week Away from Home Really Recharge Your Batteries After 60?
1 week ago

The Medicine of Travel: Can a Week Away from Home Really Recharge Your Batteries After 60?

By  •  Travel

“Whenever we do something creative, […] we draw on images from our inner well. If we learn to restock our store of images, we will find ourselves able to work more easily…”

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3 Reasons to Go on a Singles Cruise, Even if You Aren’t Looking for Love
1 week ago

3 Reasons to Go on a Singles Cruise, Even if You Aren’t Looking for Love

By  •  Travel

Singles cruises have a somewhat mixed reputation. While some people thrive on the energy and excitement of meeting new people, others complain about the alcohol-soaked passengers, loud music and poor entertainment that plague some ships. Read More

4 Simple Things You Can Do to Make New Friends When Travelling After 60
1 week ago

4 Simple Things You Can Do to Make New Friends When Travelling After 60

As we age, we often find it harder to make friends. Many of the friends we still have are those we made as children, teenagers, or as adults with small children. Read More

Fit to Travel: Exercises to Help You Say “Yes!” to Every Adventure on Your Next Trip
2 weeks ago

Fit to Travel: Exercises to Help You Say “Yes!” to Every Adventure on Your Next Trip

Spring is here and, as the sun finally pops out, I’m thinking about travel! I love exploring new cities and have many travel destinations on my bucket list. Helping my clients prepare their body for an upcoming bucket list trip…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

So You Just Lost Your Job After 50? Here Are 10 Ways to Move Forward
2 days ago

So You Just Lost Your Job After 50? Here Are 10 Ways to Move Forward

In the classic movie American Beauty, Lester explains to his daughter that he didn’t “lose” his job. He explains that if this were true, he could have found it again. If this were the case for all of us who’ve experienced losing a job, we wouldn’t be a square peg and would have little need to read ahead. Read More

Why You Need a Mentor to Excel in Your Post-Retirement Business
2 weeks ago

Why You Need a Mentor to Excel in Your Post-Retirement Business

For many of us, starting a business in retirement is a first. Fresh out of employment in the corporate sector, we know tons about the machinations of a large corporation. Put to the test, however, we find we know very little…
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How a Baby Granddaughter Can Be the Motivator for Financial Creativity
2 weeks ago

How a Baby Granddaughter Can Be the Motivator for Financial Creativity

Last September, we welcomed Zaylee Jean into the world – our first grandchild. She is, of course, perfect in every way. As many of you can relate – it rocks your world in a whole new way…
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6 Ways for an Older Woman to Become a Successful Entrepreneur
3 weeks ago

6 Ways for an Older Woman to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

The numbers coming from the U.S. point to a rise in the number of entrepreneurs aged 55 to 64. Research by the Kauffman Foundation on entrepreneurship indicates an increase from 15% in 1997 to 26% in 2015. Read More

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

7 Things I Thought I Would Be Good at When I Reached Age 60
14 hours ago

7 Things I Thought I Would Be Good at When I Reached Age 60

Some things I have mastered. Mostly, things that I’ve done over and over, often with little attention. Things like driving a car. Or riding a bicycle. Or brewing a pot of coffee. No need for deep thought or remembering details… just do it and it somehow comes out well. Read More

10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60
15 hours ago

10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Do you wish you could preserve your footprints on this planet by saving your stories? Do you often wish you knew more about a relative who has passed away? How many times have you heard someone say, “There are so many questions I should have asked”? Read More

7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, is the Best Place to Retire
17 hours ago

7 Reasons Why Koh Lanta, Thailand, is the Best Place to Retire

The first time I came to Koh Lanta, a small island in southern Thailand, I knew it would be my retirement home. There was nothing monumental that happened, just a sense of being home, being where I’m supposed to be. Read More

Amazing, Affordable Getaways: 5 Places Where a Month-Long Escape Costs $1,500 (FREE Report!)
4 days ago

Amazing, Affordable Getaways: 5 Places Where a Month-Long Escape Costs $1,500 (FREE Report!)

By  •  Lifestyle

Low costs… great weather… and excellent, affordable healthcare. There are lots of benefits to giving overseas living a try. But what if you haven’t decided yet which overseas retirement haven you prefer? Or what if you don’t even know yet if this go-abroad strategy is for you?
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past
16 hours ago

How a Cancer Diagnosis Requires Living in the Present, Looking Towards the Future and Facing the Past

I have written three blog posts about cancer. The first was about the shock and adjustment in the first 10 weeks. The second was about making getting healthy the number one priority. The third was about the liberating feeling of going around bald. Now I feel ready to talk about the deeper effect of cancer. Read More

6 Ways to Manage Grief and Rebuild Your Life After a Loss
2 days ago

6 Ways to Manage Grief and Rebuild Your Life After a Loss

By  •  Mindset

After my husband passed away from cancer and the dust had settled, I was soon left to deal with the pain and suffering that would ensue. I didn’t know how or where to begin putting the pieces of my life back together again. Read More

I Choose Me! Becoming Your Own Best Advocate in the Years After 60
3 days ago

I Choose Me! Becoming Your Own Best Advocate in the Years After 60

By  •  Mindset

Being the product of an abusive father, I grew up a people pleaser. By constantly trying to please him, I learned to survive. In doing so, for years I kept lying to my inner self. We all know we should never lie to ourselves…
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Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?
5 days ago

Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?

By  •  Mindset

In past blogs I’ve written about the recognizable pattern to behavior change including five stages: pre-contemplation (I’m not even thinking about changing a behavior)…

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