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Reinventing Yourself

If you are thinking about reinventing yourself in your 60s, you are not alone. More women than ever are taking a look at their lives and deciding that they need a change. Some of us want to lose weight. Others have decided that it’s time to get out there and make new friends. Whatever your goals, we’re here to help.

How Our Perception Shapes Our Lives After 60
11 months ago

How Our Perception Shapes Our Lives After 60

By  •  Mindset

Cruising along the freeway, my sister, Joan, and I were absorbed in a passionate discussion. Suddenly, time stood still. The car in front of us spun out of control, leaving the driver facing us. Read More

5 Things I Learned from Attending a 10-Day Millennial Nomad Cruise
12 months ago

5 Things I Learned from Attending a 10-Day Millennial Nomad Cruise

If there was one thing I learned on my recent Nomad cruise it’s that Millennials know how to have fun. They love to take risks and engage with each other. Read More

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60
1 year ago

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60

By  •  Travel

It definitely took me by surprise because I wasn’t expecting it. After a year backpacking through Europe in my 20s, I had been looking forward to being home and reconnecting with friends and family. Read More

The 4-Step Secret Formula for Creating a Powerful Second Act
1 year ago

The 4-Step Secret Formula for Creating a Powerful Second Act

By  •  Mindset

Is there a second act in you? Perhaps even a third? At this age, we all know that the definition of insanity is “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” Read More

The Future Is Today! 4 Ways to Start Over When Embracing a Shift in Life After 60
1 year ago

The Future Is Today! 4 Ways to Start Over When Embracing a Shift in Life After 60

As we age, we experience countless new beginnings. Some of them are frightening, especially when we haven’t planned for them. Others are enjoyable and bring satisfaction. Read More

Expect a Miracle When Attempting a Mid-Life Revival
1 year ago

Expect a Miracle When Attempting a Mid-Life Revival

Are you attempting a mid-life resuscitation? If like me, this includes starting a business. Have you ever woken up at three or four in the morning, usually from a disturbed sleep, to find your first thought is “What do I think I’m doing?” Read More

Reinvention After 60: My Experience with the Butterfly Theory of Personal Development
1 year ago

Reinvention After 60: My Experience with the Butterfly Theory of Personal Development

By  •  Lifestyle

Not long ago I got an email from a reader of my blog, RealDelia. She shared a poem that she’d seen posted elsewhere on the Internet which used the metaphor of the butterfly’s chrysalis to describe those periods when we need to go inside ourselves to grow. Read More

How to Change a Loss Into a Catalyst for Change After 60
2 years ago

How to Change a Loss Into a Catalyst for Change After 60

By  •  Mindset

At each stage of our lifespan we are presented with the opportunity to change. These changes are different for each of us, and as we grow older, change is often accompanied by loss. Read More

How to Redefine Yourself When You Are Made Redundant
2 years ago

How to Redefine Yourself When You Are Made Redundant

By  •  Mindset

I’m about to lose my job. It’s a long story, but the Reader’s Digest version is that I work for a large, British NGO in London that just lost a big chunk of its government funding.

As a result of that decision, my entire department is being shut down at the end of July. Read More

How to Reinvent Yourself After Disaster Strikes in 8 Steps
2 years ago

How to Reinvent Yourself After Disaster Strikes in 8 Steps

After you’ve been through a personal disaster there is usually an upside. It’s the time when you have regained your equilibrium and understood that you learned important lessons. You start making new and better decisions and feel proud that you made it through. Read More