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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 Quilt Patterns Reveal the Fabric of Our Lives
2 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

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

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

By  •  Lifestyle

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

6 Steps to Writing a Memory Book
2 years ago

6 Steps to Writing a Memory Book

For some, writing a memoir is a cathartic experience, where the struggle and triumph of life’s adversity is laid bare. Read More

Appreciating Nature’s Gifts, Plus My Thin Focaccia Recipe
2 years ago

Appreciating Nature’s Gifts, Plus My Thin Focaccia Recipe

By  •  Lifestyle

It’s the rainy season here in Costa Rica and it makes me think of comfort food. There’s only one small problem – it’s hot out! It might be raining, but, the temperature is still in the 80’s. Read More

3 Powerful Ways to Write Your Life Story
2 years ago

3 Powerful Ways to Write Your Life Story

We live in such an amazing time, a golden age of literacy. We are not relegated to just the stories of books and films, but have the capacity to share our own stories in written form. Read More

3 Unexpected Ways Starting a Blog Can Improve Your Life After 60 (Video)
2 years ago

3 Unexpected Ways Starting a Blog Can Improve Your Life After 60 (Video)

Life after 60 is intense. So, why on Earth would anyone want to start a blog at our age? Isn’t there enough talk in the world? Don’t we all have better things to do with our time than share our opinions with the world? Read More

Boomer Ranting and the Joys of Blogging After 60
2 years ago

Boomer Ranting and the Joys of Blogging After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Okay, let’s not sugar coat this – getting old is a bitch!

There’s no instruction manual to read or special training we can take along the way. The Scary World of Aging is filled with shocks and surprises around every wrinkled corner. Read More

Writing, Cats, Yoga and Ceramics – Embracing Life After Retirement (Video)
2 years ago

Writing, Cats, Yoga and Ceramics – Embracing Life After Retirement (Video)

For most of our lives, we look forward to retirement as if it was the ultimate destination. We monitor our savings account, hoping that we have enough money to maintain our quality of life. We think about all of the fabulous places that we want to go. We dream about what we will do with ourselves when, for the first time in more than 4 decades, we have free time again. Read More

7 Simple Steps to Becoming a Writer After 60
2 years ago

7 Simple Steps to Becoming a Writer After 60

Second Chapters. Third Acts. Call it what you will, your sixties are a time to recreate, reclaim and often reinvent yourself. You may be retired or partially so. You did a good job with the kids and they are carving out their own lives now. Maybe you’ve left a marriage and find yourself single again. Read More

Writing Your Life Story, One Magical Memory at a Time
2 years ago

Writing Your Life Story, One Magical Memory at a Time

You’re a Boomer. So what? By now, you’re probably retired. Or at the very least, retirement is on your radar. Studies have shown that the average retired person has 7.5 hours of leisure time every day. Read More

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