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How Quilt Patterns Reveal the Fabric of Our Lives
3 years ago

How Quilt Patterns Reveal the Fabric of Our Lives

Last weekend I decided to tackle my closet and get rid of old clothing that no longer fit or would never be worn again. Read More

Thinking About Retiring in Mexico? The Yucatan Peninsula is a Fantastic Option!
3 years ago

Thinking About Retiring in Mexico? The Yucatan Peninsula is a Fantastic Option!

I’m a 25 year resident of Merida, Mexico in the Yucatan peninsula. I moved here for work and love and now I’m seeing a huge influx of expats joining the party here. I want to share some of my thoughts about retiring here with you. Read More

Writing Your Life Story, One Beautiful Sentence at a Time
3 years ago

Writing Your Life Story, One Beautiful Sentence at a Time

I learned the hard way that writing your life story is tougher than it sounds. Like many women, I’ve started to write my memoirs several times over the last few decades.

Even though I write thousands of pages of content for Sixty and Me every year, I just couldn’t manage to get my own life down on paper. So, I gave up. Read More

Are You a Crafty Grandma? Here’s How to Keep Your Craft Materials Clutter Free
3 years ago

Are You a Crafty Grandma? Here’s How to Keep Your Craft Materials Clutter Free

Are you a knitter, quilter, or have some other crafting hobby that takes up substantial space in your home? Here’s what to do to keep your craft supplies under control so you can enjoy your hobby more. Read More

It’s Festival Season! Why Not Embrace a Hippie Lifestyle Again?
3 years ago

It’s Festival Season! Why Not Embrace a Hippie Lifestyle Again?

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Every summer, the largest green field festival in the world is held in Glastonbury, a small town in the UK. 170,000 people enjoy several days of mud, music and mayhem! Read More

“Graffiti Grandmas” Show that Hobbies for Women Over 50 Are Evolving
3 years ago

“Graffiti Grandmas” Show that Hobbies for Women Over 50 Are Evolving

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If you are feeling in a rut, or a bit lonely, one of the best cures is to try something new. Or, you might want to delve deeper into a creative outlet or hobby that you already have. Read More

No Matter What You Think of Hillary, Let’s Celebrate the Sound of Shattering Glass
3 years ago

No Matter What You Think of Hillary, Let’s Celebrate the Sound of Shattering Glass

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Whatever you think of Hillary Clinton, there is no question that if she is nominated to run for the White House, it will mark an historic occasion for women in America. Read More

Exploring the Fun Side of Senior Living – Cultural, Lifestyle and Learning Activities
3 years ago

Exploring the Fun Side of Senior Living – Cultural, Lifestyle and Learning Activities

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The stigma of nursing homes (and senior living facilities, more generally) is gradually ebbing away. People are no longer satisfied with moving into a community that provides only the basic level of care. Read More

The Latest Technology is Amazing But Can Never Replace a Hug
3 years ago

The Latest Technology is Amazing But Can Never Replace a Hug

My father turned 90 in May. We had a small birthday party at his house, which I filmed on my phone. He was blowing out candles on a cake, although he could not eat the cake. He has a feeding tube and has not eaten normally for over 20 years, since his last cancer surgery. Read More

What is a Granny Pod and Why Would You Want to Live in One?
3 years ago

What is a Granny Pod and Why Would You Want to Live in One?

What pops into your mind when you hear the term granny pod? Do you imagine Apple creating a new consumer electronics device just for older women? Read More