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About Diane Dahli

In the 10 years since her retirement, Diane Dahli, B.Ed, M.A., has explored her passions, from growing medicinal herbs to remodeling houses. On her blog, Diane writes about what made the “Silent Generation” unique and why their place in history is so important. Diane has a master’s degree in education and psychology and lives with her husband in British Columbia, Canada. Visit her blog Still the Lucky Few http://www.stilltheluckyfew.com and follow her on Twitter @StillLuckyFew.
Latest Posts | By Diane Dahli
Millennials Are Sharing Differently… and Boomers Should Pay Attention!
4 weeks ago

Millennials Are Sharing Differently… and Boomers Should Pay Attention!

By  •  Lifestyle

Millennials are at the center of every discussion about values and lifestyle these days, and not much of the conversation is positive! It’s not that they are rebels, or scruffy, or rude to their elders – rather it’s because they are too nice. Read More

4 Avenues to Optimism as a Woman Over 60
2 months ago

4 Avenues to Optimism as a Woman Over 60

By  •  Mindset

Life is sweet when you are optimistic. Nothing is impossible. It’s easy street, and the best is yet to come! Facing every day with confidence, buoyancy and a positive attitude – that’s optimism, and we all wish we had it, all the time! Read More

Rediscovering the Thrill of Life after 60
5 months ago

Rediscovering the Thrill of Life after 60

By  •  Mindset

When was the last time you felt thrilled? Yes, thrilled, as in “I’m thrilled to be here,” “I’m thrilled to see you,” and “I’m thrilled to be doing this.” Read More

Go Deeper! Change Your Emotions and Find Happiness After 60
8 months ago

Go Deeper! Change Your Emotions and Find Happiness After 60

By  •  Mindset

We all know how it feels to be happy. Feel good chemicals like serotonin, oxytocin, dopamine, and endorphins surge into your bloodstream and literally give you a rush of joy. It makes you feel powerful and in control. This is a state you want to experience again and again. But it’s an elusive sensation. Read More

The Benefits of Mastering the Art of Small Talk After 60
9 months ago

The Benefits of Mastering the Art of Small Talk After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Some people are naturally good at social interaction. You see them at parties and events, surrounded by groups of other guests, talking, laughing and having fun. They move around the room, igniting small fires of goodwill. Everyone loves them. Read More

4 Things You Can Do to Overcome Boredom in Retirement
9 months ago

4 Things You Can Do to Overcome Boredom in Retirement

By  •  Lifestyle

As a woman over 60, you want every day to be fresh, vital and filled with joy. You try hard to keep negativity at bay, and are disappointed when you have feelings of boredom. Read More

How to Balance Freedom and Commitment in Your Marriage After 60
10 months ago

How to Balance Freedom and Commitment in Your Marriage After 60

By  •  Family

It takes more than love and determination to make a marriage work. People in successful marriages know that they have to compromise, accept a certain loss of independence, sacrifice some of their goals and, more often than not, put the other person first. Read More

Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind
11 months ago

Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind

By  •  Lifestyle

As a woman over 60, you have already lived a long life. You have likely fulfilled many of your practical goals. You may have married, raised children and had a satisfying career. Read More

6 Ways to Renew Yourself After 60
12 months ago

6 Ways to Renew Yourself After 60

By  •  Mindset

As women over 60, we are constantly looking for ways to renew ourselves.

Renewal gives us a sense of excitement and anticipation. It takes us out of our ordinary lives, where we might be feeling everything is old and stale. We yearn for this renewed state of aliveness, when our life-force is activated and we experience everything around us with new eyes. Read More

Your Wisdom is a Resource! Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use it to Help Yourself and Others
1 year ago

Your Wisdom is a Resource! Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use it to Help Yourself and Others

By  •  Mindset

“In youth we learn, in age we understand.” Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach wrote these words when she was seventy-five years old. Read More