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What Makes the Perfect City for Older Adults? These 12-Year-Olds Have Some Great Ideas!
1 year ago

What Makes the Perfect City for Older Adults? These 12-Year-Olds Have Some Great Ideas!

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Spend 10 minutes in almost any major city around the world and you will realize that urban environments just weren’t designed with older adults in mind. From New York to London, seniors face limited transportation options, safety concerns and few multi-generational housing opportunities. Read More

From Educator to Kidney Donor, Hero Teacher Saves a Family
1 year ago

From Educator to Kidney Donor, Hero Teacher Saves a Family

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Great teachers are more than just great educators. They are also child psychologists, trained in the school of life, with their fingers on the pulse of their students’ emotions. Read More

Are You Still Saving in Retirement? The Good Habit that’s Surprisingly Hard to Kick
1 year ago

Are You Still Saving in Retirement? The Good Habit that’s Surprisingly Hard to Kick

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For years, we have been hearing about how our generation is not prepared for retirement. In fact, the statistics are kind of scary. Read More

Jane Seymour Appears in Tasteful Playboy Shoot, Shatters Aging Stereotypes
1 year ago

Jane Seymour Appears in Tasteful Playboy Shoot, Shatters Aging Stereotypes

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Ok, I’ve only written the title for this article and I’ve already said two things that I never thought I would say: “Tasteful Playboy shoot” and “Jane Seymour (67) appears in Playboy.”

Now, normally, I wouldn’t consider a Playboy story to be relevant for our community, but, there are a couple of reasons that I wanted to share this with you now. Read More

Federal Court Strikes Down Anti-Ageism Law – Good Move or Good Grief?
1 year ago

Federal Court Strikes Down Anti-Ageism Law – Good Move or Good Grief?

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On the surface, California’s law requiring websites like IMDb to remove the ages of actors or actresses, upon their request, seems a bit silly. After all, it’s pretty easy to find someone’s age. All you need to do is perform a quick Google search and voila… information at your fingertips!

Besides, many of us find it hard to feel sorry for people who are making millions of dollars just for being famous. Of course, 99% of actors aren’t rich and most of them work their butts off, but, that’s another story! Read More

Need One More Reason to Be Positive? it May Fight Off Dementia!
1 year ago

Need One More Reason to Be Positive? it May Fight Off Dementia!

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Since starting Sixty and Me, almost 5 years ago, I have noticed something interesting; the positive thinkers among us are, on average, happier, more active, stronger, more social and more engaged with the world. Read More

92-Year-Old Battle of the Bulge Survivor Shocked to Be Reunited with Important War Artifact
1 year ago

92-Year-Old Battle of the Bulge Survivor Shocked to Be Reunited with Important War Artifact

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The Battle of the Bulge was the last major German offensive on the Western Front during World War II. It was also the operation in which the most American’s lost their lives. So, it is not surprising that the few brave soldiers who experienced this battle and are still alive today cherish the few memories that they have of their friends who were left behind. Read More

The Queen Shakes Up London Fashion Week with Surprise Visit (Pictures)
1 year ago

The Queen Shakes Up London Fashion Week with Surprise Visit (Pictures)

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No matter where you are in the world, chances are that your life has been heavily influenced by British culture and design. As a teenager, living in the U.S., I remember being completely in love with the Beatles. I didn’t wash my hands for a week after shaking Paul McCartney’s hand after a concert, but, that’s another story. Read More

Aww! This Sweet Video of a Man Playing Guitar for His Dog Will Make Your Day!
1 year ago

Aww! This Sweet Video of a Man Playing Guitar for His Dog Will Make Your Day!

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There is no doubt that the women in our community love their pets. They are our best friends, confidants and exercise coaches. They keep us warm on long winter nights and get us out of the house during the sweltering summer heat. Read More

With This New House Bill, it’s Businesses vs. Americans with Disabilities
1 year ago

With This New House Bill, it’s Businesses vs. Americans with Disabilities

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One of the things that people find frustrating about politically aligned news websites is that they only present one side of complex issues. In reality, there are always two sides to every story. And, when it comes to politics, there are always trade-offs between the rights of one group vs the rights of another. Read More