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Marriage After 60

Like most worthwhile things in life, having a happy marriage after 60 requires work. You need to adjust to your partner’s changing needs, while finding ways to grow together. Find out what the other women in our community have to say about maintaining a healthy relationship at our age.

How to Balance Freedom and Commitment in Your Marriage After 60
1 year ago

How to Balance Freedom and Commitment in Your Marriage After 60

By  •  Family

It takes more than love and determination to make a marriage work. People in successful marriages know that they have to compromise, accept a certain loss of independence, sacrifice some of their goals and, more often than not, put the other person first. Read More

The Importance of Play for Maintaining a Healthy Marriage After 60
1 year ago

The Importance of Play for Maintaining a Healthy Marriage After 60

By  •  Mindset

“Play is an antidote to the mundane responsibilities of adulthood.” Perel Read More

These Are the Best 40th Wedding Anniversary Gifts, According to the People Actually Receiving Them
2 years ago

These Are the Best 40th Wedding Anniversary Gifts, According to the People Actually Receiving Them

If you do an Internet search for 40th wedding anniversary gifts, you will find hundreds of pages that tell you pretty much the same thing. The traditional 40th anniversary gift is “ruby.” If you want a cheaper option, go for something red – red candles, red glasses or red cards. Read More

60 Secrets to a Happy Marriage After 60 from your Sisters at Sixty and Me
2 years ago

60 Secrets to a Happy Marriage After 60 from your Sisters at Sixty and Me

“Love and marriage, love and marriage go together…” Well, you know the rest of the song. If only it was that easy! In many ways, falling in love is simple. Turning our passion into a lasting marriage is something else entirely. Fortunately, we have our sisters in the Sixty and Me community to turn to for advice. Many people in our community have been happily married for 4 decades of more and they want to share their secrets with you. Read More

Do Different Tastes Make for a Happy Boomer Couple?
2 years ago

Do Different Tastes Make for a Happy Boomer Couple?

By  •  Family

The other day, I heard a comedienne tell a story about an experience that she had flying Delta, in coach. She said that the flight attendant walked through the aisle and asked if anyone wanted to read The Wall Street Journal. She remarked: “If I was the kind of person who read that paper, I’d be up front instead of back here!” Read More

A Boomer’s Second Chance at Love
2 years ago

A Boomer’s Second Chance at Love

By  •  Family

Billy Joel sang: “Don’t go changing… I love you just the way you are.” Who are we kidding? We chose our partners in business and life because we DO want to change them and we really don’t love them just the way they are. Read More

What is the Recipe for a Happy Marriage After 60? Mix these 4 Ingredients
4 years ago

What is the Recipe for a Happy Marriage After 60? Mix these 4 Ingredients

We all know what romance is – or do we? It is that mysterious attraction, fascination and enthusiasm for another person. Sometimes we call it love, but romance is more nuanced, more of a foundation on which everything is built. Maintaining romance in a marriage is an art that is learned over time on a subtle level and then maintained with deliberate intention over time. Those couples who are
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