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Being a Superlifer is About Getting More from Life After 60
3 years ago

Being a Superlifer is About Getting More from Life After 60

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The longer I live, the more I am amazed at the way the paths of life interweave and lead us down highways and byways we never knew existed. Read More

Is Your Love of Baking and Cooking Increasing with Your Age?
3 years ago

Is Your Love of Baking and Cooking Increasing with Your Age?

As my kids will tell you, for decades, my baking skills were limited to burning grilled cheese sandwiches. On second thought, I’m not even sure if toasting bread counts as “baking.” Perhaps one of my more accomplished Sixty and Me sisters can clarify this for me! Read More

How Much Are New Memories of Old Classic Rock Worth?
3 years ago

How Much Are New Memories of Old Classic Rock Worth?

By  •  Lifestyle

Unless you’ve been living alone in a desert for the last few months, you’ve probably heard about the impressive Desert Trip concert, scheduled for this fall. It’s a 3-day mega-event in California featuring per­formances by 6 of the greatest artists or groups of the Classic Rock era – The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, The Who, Neil Young, and Roger Waters, formerly of Pink Floyd. Read More

6 Things People Don’t Get About Life After 60
3 years ago

6 Things People Don’t Get About Life After 60

I have written this article in response to a gaggle of women, in their 50s, who should know better! These women made sweeping generalizations about life after 60, which were both fascinating and alarming. Read More

How to Complain Without the Pain – Avoiding Bad Service and Unnecessary Drama
3 years ago

How to Complain Without the Pain – Avoiding Bad Service and Unnecessary Drama

We’ve all been there. We make a purchase, only to find out that the item is defective. Or, the merchandise that we order never arrives. At times, the product isn’t the problem. Instead, really horrible service ruins a long-anticipated celebration. What’s the next step? Read More

Staying Connected After 60 – Have Text Messages Killed the Call?
3 years ago

Staying Connected After 60 – Have Text Messages Killed the Call?

Do you remember the song, “We Don’t Talk Anymore?”

It was written back in the 1970s, long before mobile phones had become a part of our lives.

How many of us recall the days when you picked up the phone and dialed your best friend, sister or Mother for a long gossipy chat? Usually, you curled up on the sofa with a cup of tea or coffee. Or, perhaps you had a glass of wine or a gin and tonic close to hand. Read More

Downsizing? Why Not Consider Upsizing Instead?
3 years ago

Downsizing? Why Not Consider Upsizing Instead?

It’s long been the conventional wisdom that, as you grow older, it makes sense to retire and downsize from the house that has been home for decades. For many, that conventional wisdom may no longer be the case. Read More

“But, I Thought We Were Friends” – Good Boundaries Make for Good Relationships
3 years ago

“But, I Thought We Were Friends” – Good Boundaries Make for Good Relationships

I’ll bet you’ve heard this plea a number of times in your life. In fact, I bet that you’ve heard it recently, even though you are in the “senior” part of your life. Of course, not everyone uses these exact words. But, have you heard something close to one of the following? Read More

Should I Give Up on Retiring in Costa Rica to be with My Grandson?
3 years ago

Should I Give Up on Retiring in Costa Rica to be with My Grandson?

By  •  Lifestyle

Retiring in Costa Rica was a game changer for us, but, we wanted to retire close to the ocean and California was out of our budget. Read More

What 3 Weeks Organizing My Photos Taught Me About Downsizing
3 years ago

What 3 Weeks Organizing My Photos Taught Me About Downsizing

Are you downsizing? Did you struggle with some of your favorite possessions? Have you thought about downsizing your photos? Read More