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About Margot Carmichael

Margot Carmichael has a passion for words. The author of multiple articles, blog posts and e-books, Margot has been writing for years and helping her clients, large and small, to tell compelling stories. When she is not writing, you can find her cooking, hiking with her English Bulldog or working on DIY projects. Read more about her and sample her work on her website https://margotcarmichael.journoportfolio.com
Latest Posts | By Margot Carmichael
How to Avoid Senior Dating Scams, According to a Professional Dating Coach
2 months ago

How to Avoid Senior Dating Scams, According to a Professional Dating Coach

We all want love in our lives, no matter what age we are! But maintaining healthy relationships – romantic and otherwise – becomes even more important in our 50s, 60s and beyond.

So, how do you put yourself out there and make new connections in the over-50 dating scene? Read More

How to Find Charity Knitting Projects that Warm the World… and Your Heart!
2 months ago

How to Find Charity Knitting Projects that Warm the World… and Your Heart!

As we continue to encourage positive aging here in the Sixty and Me community, we’ve discussed how important it is to maintain some hobbies that bring you joy. Read More

These Japanese Teepees May Be the Coolest Retirement Homes in the World
2 months ago

These Japanese Teepees May Be the Coolest Retirement Homes in the World

When you reach a certain age in life, retirement becomes an unavoidable topic. And when it comes to retirement, there’s a lot to consider – retirement activities, retirement companions and even retirement homes. Read More

This 100-Year-Old Runner Will Either Inspire or Embarrass You into Action
2 months ago

This 100-Year-Old Runner Will Either Inspire or Embarrass You into Action

Staying in shape plays a vital role in a person’s overall level of health and well-being at any and every age!

But for those of us in our 60s and beyond, staying in shape is especially important. Read More

These 5 Misconceptions About Dating After 50 Will Shock You
2 months ago

These 5 Misconceptions About Dating After 50 Will Shock You

When it comes to dating, it can be challenging no matter what your age.

But for women in the Sixty and Me community, dating can be accompanied by frustrating stereotypes, making it even more of a challenge. Read More

Yarns, Accessories and Knitting Patterns for Beginners – No More Excuses!
2 months ago

Yarns, Accessories and Knitting Patterns for Beginners – No More Excuses!

Finding hobbies and activities that enrich your life is important at any age. But here at Sixty and Me, we know that it’s especially important to pursue these passions as we get older. Read More

Age is Just a Number: 67-Year-Old Woman Wins Canadian Rodeo Event
3 months ago

Age is Just a Number: 67-Year-Old Woman Wins Canadian Rodeo Event

Mary Burger is living proof that age really is just a number.

This idea isn’t exactly news to us. We know that getting older doesn’t have to mean slowing down like society might want us to believe. This is the perfect time in our lives to knock down those aging stereotypes and live life to the fullest! Read More

Learn to Knit with More Confidence with these 6 Knitting Tips for Beginners
3 months ago

Learn to Knit with More Confidence with these 6 Knitting Tips for Beginners

The importance of finding hobbies and activities that enrich our lives as older adults is a topic that we love to explore here at Sixty and Me.

And we know that the women in our community are some of the most interesting and diverse in the world – and so are their hobbies! Today we want to discuss one hobby in particular, though – knitting! Read More

5 Shocking Makeup Mistakes That Make Most Women Look Older
3 months ago

5 Shocking Makeup Mistakes That Make Most Women Look Older

It’s undeniable that there is a different set of makeup rules that apply to women in their twenties as opposed to those of us in our sixties (or older). But when applying our daily makeup, we all know that old habits can die hard.  Read More

Accentuate Your Most Beautiful Assets with These Eyeliner Tips for Mature Women
3 months ago

Accentuate Your Most Beautiful Assets with These Eyeliner Tips for Mature Women

Wearing and experimenting with makeup is one of the great perks of being a woman. After all, makeup has the ability to transform our appearance, boost our confidence and allow us to enhance our natural beauty. Read More