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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!

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

Reconnecting With Baking In Your 60’s – Plus My Yummy Skillet Bread Recipe!
2 years ago

Reconnecting With Baking In Your 60’s – Plus My Yummy Skillet Bread Recipe!

By  •  Lifestyle

Cooking in your 60s is different than when you are younger? Don’t you think?

When we would younger, we cooked because we had to put food on the table. Our kids were hungry during the day and our husbands came home hungry. So, we would just throw something together to make sure that everyone was full and somewhat happy. Read More

Is Your Love of Baking and Cooking Increasing with Your Age?
2 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

My Second Act Dream is Flipping Houses. What’s Yours?
2 years ago

My Second Act Dream is Flipping Houses. What’s Yours?

By  •  Mindset

I love Saturdays! It’s the day that I can catch up on all my HGTV and DIY shows and dream about what I would really be doing if fear (and money) wasn’t an issue! Read More

The Thrill of Thrifting: Save Money and Find Treasures in Your 60s
2 years ago

The Thrill of Thrifting: Save Money and Find Treasures in Your 60s

If you have a nose for high fashion, but, don’t always have as much as you would like to spend on it, welcome to my world! Read More