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Hobbies for Women

One of the hardest thing about life in your 60s if finding meaning and purpose in your everyday activities. The hobbies for women in this section were all recommended by the members of our community. We hope you enjoy them!

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60
4 weeks ago

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

For many of us, the idea of getting outside of our comfort zone is very scary. And rightly so, it isn’t comfortable! Read More

Want to Profit from Your Passions in Semi-Retirement? Nancy Collamer Explains How
1 month ago

Want to Profit from Your Passions in Semi-Retirement? Nancy Collamer Explains How

Are you wondering what to in retirement? Or, are you happy working, but, want to graduate to “semi-retirement?” After spending years in a job that you may not have completely loved, your first instinct may be to do something completely different. Read More

8 Things I Learned When Building My Granddaughter’s Doll House
1 month ago

8 Things I Learned When Building My Granddaughter’s Doll House

By  •  Family

Earlier this year, my 7-year-old granddaughter (B) talked with my wife about wanting “Popeye” – that is, myself – to build her a doll house. After a brief discussion, I thought I could do it but would not be able to start until September, when I was to retire. Read More

Writing a Mini-Memoir: Sharing Your Abundant Life with the Future Generation
1 month ago

Writing a Mini-Memoir: Sharing Your Abundant Life with the Future Generation

Do you want to write a memoir, but never find the time for such a big project? Or, are you not really used to writing? Do you grapple with the issue of not wanting to ruin any of your relationships, even after you are no longer alive? Read More

Embrace the Dance at Any Age: Contemplating the Wonders of All Forms of Dance
1 month ago

Embrace the Dance at Any Age: Contemplating the Wonders of All Forms of Dance

The great Bob Marley once said, “Forget your troubles and dance.” How simple yet so profound and true! When we immerse in music and dance, everything else seems to drift away and leave only the desire to sway to the rhythm. Read More

Do You Think a Hobby of the Past Can Bring Light to Your 60-Something Self? Just Try It!
2 months ago

Do You Think a Hobby of the Past Can Bring Light to Your 60-Something Self? Just Try It!

By  •  Lifestyle

For me, it all started when a stranger walked into a craft shop…

I always thought the old saying about entering your second childhood was a load of nonsense. Now it has taken on a totally different meaning to me. Read More

My Super-Secret Recipe to Have a Blast Releasing Your Inner Artist in Your 60s
2 months ago

My Super-Secret Recipe to Have a Blast Releasing Your Inner Artist in Your 60s

By  •  Lifestyle

Every Artist struggles with insecurity, and those of us who started making art in our 60s, suffer from it even more.

Inner self-talk often includes thoughts like: Who am I to think I can be an Artist? What if people hate my work? Can I actually make a living doing something I enjoy? Can I hide while making my work visible? Read More

6 Useful Tips to Prepare Your Garden for the Winter Season (# 6 is My Favorite!)
2 months ago

6 Useful Tips to Prepare Your Garden for the Winter Season (# 6 is My Favorite!)

When pumpkin spice everything fills grocery store shelves and the grandkids beg you to take them to the corn maze, you know that fall has officially arrived.

Summer has unfortunately come to an end, and now it’s time to jump into your rain boots, grab your trusty trowel and put those garden beds to rest. While fall certainly isn’t the most exciting time to be gardening, your plants will appreciate you for your year-round dedication. Read More

How to Make the Best Matcha Green Tea
2 months ago

How to Make the Best Matcha Green Tea

By  •  Lifestyle

Matcha seems to be increasingly popular at the moment with more and more people drinking it, especially as they get older. Read More

Thinking About Starting a Garden? Learn from My Mistakes and Successes!
3 months ago

Thinking About Starting a Garden? Learn from My Mistakes and Successes!

Have you thought about growing your own garden? There are no excuses such as space or soil. If you have even a small patio, you can grow many veggies and herbs in pots. Read More