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Fashion for Mature Women: 5 Tips for Using Style to Your Best Advantage
52 mins ago

Fashion for Mature Women: 5 Tips for Using Style to Your Best Advantage

It’s easy to say that we are getting older and as such, we face more challenges but what do we do with that information? Do we pretend it doesn’t matter? Or do we take our fashion into our hands and be proactive about it? Read More

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time
2 days ago

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time

Have you ever thought about how much money is spent on hotel rooms that barely get used while we travel? Would you travel more if your room and board was covered? Today we will talk with author, fashion expert, and the self-proclaimed “Queen of Ageing Disgracefully”, Penelope Whitely as she shares her best tips on how to become a world-travelling house-sitter. Enjoy the show! Read More

Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little
3 days ago

Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little

Almost every woman owns some version of the classic little black dress. While the LBD isn’t quite a uniform, this timeless piece is something most women feel comfortable wearing. Read More

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)
3 days ago

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)

One of the most common myths that surround women over 60 is that makeup is no longer a part of our lives nor do we still have the desire to look as good as we feel.

This misconception is one that makes some women our age balk at the idea of visiting beauty and skin care stores. Do not let foolish ideas such as these keep you from doing what you want! Read More

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)
4 days ago

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)

Contrary to popular myths, mature women today DO care about what they look like, style, fashion, and makeup. We care about our appearance every bit as much as younger women do, perhaps even more so! Read More

Self-Defense for Seniors? How to Keep Yourself Safe (and Confident!)
4 days ago

Self-Defense for Seniors? How to Keep Yourself Safe (and Confident!)

There is a reason that older adults tend to fall victim to violent crimes more than others… we are perceived (often correctly) as being less capable of fighting back. Of course, it is possible to learn how to defend yourself at any age. And, if you do, you will find that not only does self-defense help you to stay safe… it also boosts your confidence! 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

Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion
6 days ago

Fashion Over 60: Classic Styles You Need to Look Effortlessly Fabulous for Any Occasion

Dressing up in your 60s isn’t always easy, and there may be some things that are holding you back. Be it comfort, style, the season, your shoes, or your accessories, these factors can greatly affect how you style yourself every day. Read More

3 Crazy Myths About the Aging Brain and a Few Legitimate Concerns
6 days ago

3 Crazy Myths About the Aging Brain and a Few Legitimate Concerns

When you think about using diet and exercise to stay fit and healthy after 60, how many of those thoughts go into a fitness plan for your brain? Read More

Fashion After 60: 3 Ways to Use Color to Bring Your Clothing to Life!
1 week ago

Fashion After 60: 3 Ways to Use Color to Bring Your Clothing to Life!

Like many things in life, the colors we wore when we were younger may not work for us as we grow older. How do you know if one of the color staples in your wardrobe still works well for you? Read More

Don’t Fade Away! Fight Invisibility with Fashion After 50
1 week ago

Don’t Fade Away! Fight Invisibility with Fashion After 50

Margaret Manning talks with fashion blogger Patti Gibbons about the ageist belief that, after 50, women are no longer fashionable. They also discuss how mature women can change these beliefs, if they wish to. Read More