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About Margaret Manning

Margaret Manning is the founder of Sixty and Me. She is an entrepreneur, author and speaker. Margaret is passionate about building dynamic and engaged communities that improve lives and change perceptions. Margaret can be contacted at margaret@sixtyandme.com
Latest Posts | By Margaret Manning
This Valentine’s Day, Love… Yourself!
1 week ago

This Valentine’s Day, Love… Yourself!

It’s Valentine’s Day and, around the world, the women in our community are being bombarded with TV commercials and billboards featuring unrealistically happy couples trying to sell jewelry, chocolates and cards. Well, today, I want to encourage you to focus on self-love. If you have someone special in your life, by all means, cherish them. But, also take the time to remember that you are unique and precious. And, no matter what else is going on in your life, you have my genuine love and support. I hope that you enjoy today’s video! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Can We Fight Back Against Age-Related Health Problems? You Bet!
1 week ago

Can We Fight Back Against Age-Related Health Problems? You Bet!

At Sixty and Me, we talk a lot about the positive aspects of life after 60. But, at the same time, there is no denying the fact that we face certain challenges as we get a little older. Not only are we at a higher risk for certain health conditions, but, many of us also face numerous daily aches and pains. So, today, I thought that it would be useful to post a video with some ideas for how to fight back against age-related health problems. I hope that you find today’s video useful! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Connecting with Your Spiritual Self, While Saving the World | My Andrew Harvey Interview
2 weeks ago

Connecting with Your Spiritual Self, While Saving the World | My Andrew Harvey Interview

As you know, I recently started another website, lifeafterdeath.com, on which I explore the topic of spirituality, especially as we get a little older. Today, I want to invite you to watch my latest interview with Andrew Harvey. In it, we discuss life after death, sacred activism and the poems of Kabir. Read More

60 Seconds to Happiness – 7 Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute
2 weeks ago

60 Seconds to Happiness – 7 Ways to Be Happier in Under a Minute

Happiness. It’s the one thing that we are all searching for. But, despite billions of dollars of self-help books, tapes and videos being sold each year, most of us struggle to come to grips with this most basic of human emotions. Well, today, I want to share 7 things that you can do in under a minute to boost your happiness. This could be the most important video that you ever watch. Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Starting a Business After 60 – My Story and Your Advice
2 weeks ago

Starting a Business After 60 – My Story and Your Advice

One of the goals that we all share as we get a little older is financial security. We don’t necessarily want more “stuff” in our lives. But, we also want to have enough cash on hand to meet our daily needs, explore our passions and deal with any unexpected challenges. So, today, I wanted to talk about starting a business after 60. First, I’ll share my own story. Then, I’d love to encourage you to share your own wisdom on how to make a little extra money. Let’s help each other out. Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

When it Comes to Making Money in Retirement, is $500 Better than $100,000?
2 weeks ago

When it Comes to Making Money in Retirement, is $500 Better than $100,000?

Do you know what older adults fear most? Is it death? Nope. Getting a serious illness? Not even close. According to a survey by the financial company Allianz, baby boomers fear running out of money in retirement more than anything else.

Specifically, they found that 43% of boomers feared outliving their savings. That’s more than the percentage of people who feared cognitive decline and loneliness combined! Read More

Do Your Clothes Spark Joy in Yourself and Others?
2 weeks ago

Do Your Clothes Spark Joy in Yourself and Others?

In some ways, our clothes are the most practical items that we possess. They keep us warm, dry and protected from the elements. But, they can be much more! Far from being purely utilitarian, our clothes can be a source of joy in our lives and the lives of others. Simply put, they can make us happier. I hope that you enjoy today’s video. Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

How to Tie a Scarf Like a Pro (My 10-Minute Video Demo)
2 weeks ago

How to Tie a Scarf Like a Pro (My 10-Minute Video Demo)

I just got back from a trip to the Arctic Circle and I am in such a good mood that I just can’t bring myself to discuss any serious topics! So, instead, I thought that it would be fun to share a quick 10-minute video demo on how to tie a scarf like a pro. I hope that this quick video helps to get your weekend off to a fabulous and fun start! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

Making Friends After 60 is as Easy as 1, 2, 3… ok, 4 :)
2 weeks ago

Making Friends After 60 is as Easy as 1, 2, 3… ok, 4 :)

The women in our community come from vastly different backgrounds. We have different hobbies, interests, beliefs and priorities. But, one thing that we all need is friendship. Unfortunately, at our age, making friends isn’t always easy. So, today, I thought that it would be useful to share 4 steps that I personally have followed to improve my social life. I hope that you find today’s video helpful! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More

The Delicate Art of Managing Your Money with Dignity and Grace
2 weeks ago

The Delicate Art of Managing Your Money with Dignity and Grace

For the most part, money is a “cold” and unappealing topic. We don’t usually talk about our finances with our friends (or even family.) When we do, we are likely to speak from the perspectives of hope or regret. Well, today, I want to take a slightly “warmer” look at the topic of managing your money after 60. I’d like to talk about how managing your money with dignity and grace can help you to get more from life. I hope you enjoy the video! Join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! Read More