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About Paula Harer

After a 30-year marriage crumbled, Paula Harer found herself single for the first time in 35 years. She felt like she had something to say about her experience, so started writing a blog called Starting Over at Sixty https://www.startingoveratsixty.com. She addresses everything from loneliness and reinvention and offers ways to create a new outlook on life.
Latest Posts | By Paula Harer
How to Start Your Own “Compliment Campaign”
2 weeks ago

How to Start Your Own “Compliment Campaign”

By  •  Mindset

I was walking into an office building several weeks ago, and a woman walking toward me said, “That shade of red is beautiful on you.” I thanked her and immediately had a smile on my face. It made me happy. Read More

Don’t Be Afraid to Brag! What Are *Your* Best Qualities?
2 months ago

Don’t Be Afraid to Brag! What Are *Your* Best Qualities?

By  •  Mindset

This is going to be an article all about me. That sounds like something you really want to read, right? You get to read about Paula Harer. It is your lucky day! Read More

How Can You Tell if You’re Happy? It’s a Harder Question than it Sounds!
3 months ago

How Can You Tell if You’re Happy? It’s a Harder Question than it Sounds!

By  •  Mindset

Knowing that you’re in a happy state seems like a no-brainer, right? As the song goes, “If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands.” Read More

Suddenly Living Alone? Here’s How to Bring Your New Life Into Focus
5 months ago

Suddenly Living Alone? Here’s How to Bring Your New Life Into Focus

By  •  Lifestyle

Whether you are starting over because your marriage ended, or because you are a widow or an empty nester, it is a time to refocus your life. And with that new focus, come new possibilities. Read More

5 Essential Skills for Overcoming Loneliness
5 months ago

5 Essential Skills for Overcoming Loneliness

So, you are starting over on a new path and you are killing it! You are happy, you are fulfilled and you are living the life you have always dreamed of living. But, no matter how much you keep telling yourself how great your new life is, you are lonely. Yep, there are times when you are crushingly lonely. Read More

3 Ways to Get Excited About Starting Over After 60
6 months ago

3 Ways to Get Excited About Starting Over After 60

By  •  Mindset

I know, it’s not easy starting over later in life, especially if it wasn’t what you had planned, or you have had an unexpected setback. It may even feel like the end of the world. Read More