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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 to Use Change for Positive Growth in Your Art and Life After 60
1 year ago

How to Use Change for Positive Growth in Your Art and Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

They say that there are three chronic types of fear: the fear of failure, fear of success and fear of change. Which one do you relate to? Read More

Fun Hobbies for Older Women: The Joy of Singing at Any Age
1 year ago

Fun Hobbies for Older Women: The Joy of Singing at Any Age

Do you sing? No, I don’t mean, are you an opera singer, because there are precious few of those. I just mean do you like to sing, for instance, in the shower or in the bath? Or perhaps to yourself as you potter around the house. It is a joyous activity, which can be done at any age. Read More

Finding Your Style as an Artist in Your 60s
1 year ago

Finding Your Style as an Artist in Your 60s

Many years ago, when I first began to create flame-worked glass beads and jewelry, I worried that as a new artist, I didn’t have a ‘style.’ Read More

Memoir Writing – How to Write About Yourself
1 year ago

Memoir Writing – How to Write About Yourself

By  •  Lifestyle

There is a certain truth you must realize when writing a memoir: You are the central character in the story, therefore you must write about who you are. You cannot assume that the reader knows you, even if they are a close relative. Read More

Do You Like Solitaire? We Have a FREE Solitaire Game on Our Site!
1 year ago

Do You Like Solitaire? We Have a FREE Solitaire Game on Our Site!

By  •  Lifestyle

Few things are more relaxing than sitting down with a deck of cards and playing a game of solitaire. In fact, I often engage in this activity when I am struggling with a difficult question and just need to give my brain a rest! Read More

Have You Tried Our FREE Mahjong Game?
1 year ago

Have You Tried Our FREE Mahjong Game?

By  •  Lifestyle

What is Mahjong and why is it so fun? Mahjong, despite its exotic sounding name, is actually a simple and fun game to play! Read More

Have You Played Our FREE Daily Crossword Puzzle?
1 year ago

Have You Played Our FREE Daily Crossword Puzzle?

By  •  Lifestyle

At Sixty and Me, we are always looking for ways to bring a smile to your face… and, if we can do this in a way that also stretches your brain, so much the better! Read More

Nourish Your Inner Project Manager Through Cooking
1 year ago

Nourish Your Inner Project Manager Through Cooking

By  •  Lifestyle

Recently, I spent a week at the house of my 86-year-old mother. I was there to help her to clear out her home in preparation for an imminent move to an independent living facility. Read More

Think You’re Not Creative? Think Again!
1 year ago

Think You’re Not Creative? Think Again!

Let the beauty we love

be what we do.

There are a million ways to kneel

And kiss the ground.

~Rumi~

There are so many great things about being a woman of this certain age – what stretches out in front of us are our most creative years. Read More

Is Copying Someone’s Creative Work a Crime or a Compliment?
1 year ago

Is Copying Someone’s Creative Work a Crime or a Compliment?

As a watercolourist and a glass bead artist I’ve been on plenty of art discussion forums over the years. At least once a year the subject of copying comes up, usually because an artist has found that their work has been compromised in some way. Read More