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Mamma Mia! Meryl Streep Voted Britain’s Favorite Actress
2 years ago

Mamma Mia! Meryl Streep Voted Britain’s Favorite Actress

When Meryl Streep joined the cast of the musical film, Mamma Mia, few would have predicted that the movie would go on to gross over $600-million worldwide. Of course, that’s exactly what happened. It was just one of the many successes that Meryl Streep has to her name. Read More

Helen Mirren is Ready to Burn Rubber in “Fast 8”
2 years ago

Helen Mirren is Ready to Burn Rubber in “Fast 8”

It’s hard to imagine someone as sophisticated and cultured as Helen Mirren appearing in a film about illegal street racing, but, this is exactly what we can expect when “Fast 8” releases on April 14, 2017. Read More

Helen Mirren Says No to Airbrushing in Latest L’Oreal Ads
2 years ago

Helen Mirren Says No to Airbrushing in Latest L’Oreal Ads

There are so many things that I admire about Helen Mirren. Not only is she a fantastically talented actress, but, she is also a powerful ambassador for women over 60. Read More

How to Develop True Friendships in Retirement
2 years ago

How to Develop True Friendships in Retirement

­­I’ve moved to a new city and I don’t know anyone. Like many older women, I left my comfort zone to be near my family. When I say I didn’t know anyone in my new city, I mean I missed people with whom I shared history and a comfortable sense of belonging. Read More

How to Develop Creative Ideas and Get More from Life After 60
2 years ago

How to Develop Creative Ideas and Get More from Life After 60

Creativity can be the key to a fuller, more enjoyable life. Fundamentally, creativity is the ability to use the imagination to come up with original ideas. Many people think that the aging brain loses its ability to think creatively. Read More

How Starting a Blog in My 60s Impressed, Inspired and Baffled My Friends
2 years ago

How Starting a Blog in My 60s Impressed, Inspired and Baffled My Friends

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I am a great fan of the internet in all its many forms, aren’t you? I love Twitter for the chat and the arguments. I enjoy fashion and makeup selfies from people who look to be just out of their rompers. I am fascinated by all those life affirming mission statements. Read More

How to Use Your Daily Life to Inspire Your Creative Writing
2 years ago

How to Use Your Daily Life to Inspire Your Creative Writing

In my previous articles, I’ve shared how you can create a writing life in your sixties and beyond. My intention now is to inspire you by providing some starting points for deciding what to write. Read More

The Benefits of Mastering the Art of Small Talk After 60
2 years ago

The Benefits of Mastering the Art of Small Talk After 60

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Some people are naturally good at social interaction. You see them at parties and events, surrounded by groups of other guests, talking, laughing and having fun. They move around the room, igniting small fires of goodwill. Everyone loves them. Read More

Surprising Tips for Retiring Abroad from Two Women Who Took the Plunge (Video)
2 years ago

Surprising Tips for Retiring Abroad from Two Women Who Took the Plunge (Video)

No matter how much you plan, retiring abroad is a shock to the system. I still remember arriving in Switzerland. Pink suitcase in hand, I weaved my way through the airport, my head spinning with unfamiliar sights and sounds. I was completely overwhelmed with emotions – excitement, fear, curiosity and many others. Read More

Are You Aging Alone? Here’s How to Find a Home You Can Really Love!
2 years ago

Are You Aging Alone? Here’s How to Find a Home You Can Really Love!

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Several months ago, I launched an aging alone Facebook group. Members bring up hot topics like affordable housing and medical care, transportation concerns, and countering isolation. Housing ranks the number one challenge for people over 60. It is particularly important for women who are aging alone. Read More

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