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13 Minute Makeup Tutorial For Older Women: Banish Hooded Eyes!
2 days ago

13 Minute Makeup Tutorial For Older Women: Banish Hooded Eyes!

Hooded eyes are a common issue that women over 60 have to contend with. It might seem like the only solutions are drastic, surgical options, but there are far simpler, painless ways to create the illusion of an eyelift without a needle or knife in sight! Read More

How to Buy Plus Size Clothing Online with Confidence
3 days ago

How to Buy Plus Size Clothing Online with Confidence

Shopping for plus size clothing in most retail stores is a less than enjoyable experience.

Your options are limited. You have to shop in the back of the store in the hidden, tucked away plus size department. And then you must deal with the salespeople who are not too friendly in many cases. Read More

Stop Looking Shocked! Your Eyebrow Makeup Shouldn’t Make You Look Surprised!
5 days ago

Stop Looking Shocked! Your Eyebrow Makeup Shouldn’t Make You Look Surprised!

Shaping our eyebrows can be a tough beauty challenge as we grow older. Thanks to the wide range of makeup brands today, we can work through several issues we may have with our brows…
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How to Find the Best-Fitting Pants for Older Women
1 week ago

How to Find the Best-Fitting Pants for Older Women

What is the hardest article of clothing to shop for as an older woman? PANTS! Oh my, how we ladies struggle finding a great fitting pair of pants. Most women give up right there in the store and they settle! Well no more settling…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Older Adults and Hospital Stays: What We Need to Do for a Better Recovery
17 hours ago

Older Adults and Hospital Stays: What We Need to Do for a Better Recovery

One of the most challenging issues we face as we age is recovering from various illnesses and surgeries. It seems that we tend to ignore the reality of the amount of time it may take us to fully (or mostly) recover from a medical episode…
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How to Sleep Well and Get More from Life After 60
2 days ago

How to Sleep Well and Get More from Life After 60

What pops into your mind when you think about the following question – what does it take to get the most from life after 50? If you are like most people, your thoughts probably jumped to suggestions like “being more productive” or “following your passions…”
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Senior Weight Loss 101: What Is the Microbiome Diet?
2 days ago

Senior Weight Loss 101: What Is the Microbiome Diet?

Our oldest daughter gave us a very special gift this past Christmas: two round trip tickets from Arizona to Minneapolis so we could spend four days after Christmas with her family. We laughed as we played games like Spoons, Telestrations, and Scattergories…
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Trouble Sleeping After 60? It May be Too Hot (or Cold) in the Bedroom
3 days ago

Trouble Sleeping After 60? It May be Too Hot (or Cold) in the Bedroom

Sleep is a mysterious process.

For hours a day, we are whisked away to a magical world, fueled by our subconscious. As a result, we have a tendency to think of sleep as being out of our control. Read More

Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

The 4 Magic Words Men Over 60 Need to Hear
1 week ago

The 4 Magic Words Men Over 60 Need to Hear

By  •  Dating

If you were brought up in the 60’s and 70’s, chances are you were trained to be a strong, independent woman. It’s likely you were taught you didn’t need a man in your life. You thought that anything a man could do, you could probably do even better. Read More

You May Hate This Senior Dating Advice… But That Doesn’t Make It Wrong
2 weeks ago

You May Hate This Senior Dating Advice… But That Doesn’t Make It Wrong

Are you looking to start dating again? Dating after 50 can be just as exciting and fulfilling as it was in your 20s – minus all the drama. However, senior dating does come with its own unique challenges…
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Dating Over 60: *Hot!* Advice from 2 Dating Coaches (One Male, One Female) You Need to Know!
3 weeks ago

Dating Over 60: *Hot!* Advice from 2 Dating Coaches (One Male, One Female) You Need to Know!

The world of dating might have changed so much since your 20s, but it can be just as exciting and fulfilling. Whether you’re widowed, recently divorced, or still waiting for the right one…
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Crazy Senior Dating Expectations: “Nurse or a Purse” vs. “George Clooney”
4 weeks ago

Crazy Senior Dating Expectations: “Nurse or a Purse” vs. “George Clooney”

Rekindling the spark in your love life when you’re over 50 might not be as easy as it used to be, but it’s not a far-fetched reality. The senior dating scene has its fair share of crazy scammers looking for a nurse…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

The Heartwarming Story of an 89-Year-Old Grandma Who Visited 29 National Parks with Her Grandson
5 days ago

The Heartwarming Story of an 89-Year-Old Grandma Who Visited 29 National Parks with Her Grandson

By  •  Travel

September 27th is World Tourism Day. Since 1980, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has celebrated the day to recognize the good things that tourism does, including job creation, heightened …
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Living on a Cruise Ship: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 
1 week ago

Living on a Cruise Ship: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 

On the surface, living on a cruise ship sounds like heaven. Just imagine. It’s 7am and you are awoken by the sunrise and the sounds of sea birds. You stretch, throw on a robe and make your way to your balcony. Moments later, your husband returns with two cappuccinos and a carafe of fresh orange juice. Read More

Singles Cruises for Seniors? Too Much Fun, or Too Much Hassle?
1 week ago

Singles Cruises for Seniors? Too Much Fun, or Too Much Hassle?

By  •  Travel

Taking a singles cruise for seniors combines the advantages of a cruise vacation with the opportunity to meet people who also happen to be single. In this article we look into advantages and disadvantages of singles cruises for seniors…
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These Amazing Travel Programs Will Help You to Connect with Your Grandkids
2 weeks ago

These Amazing Travel Programs Will Help You to Connect with Your Grandkids

Children are natural born explorers. With a wild and wonderful sense of adventure, my little 2-year-old grandson Max loves leading me through his playground “jungle” in search of “meows” (aka cats). My 11-year-old grandson Jack is now questioning everything and with a maturing imagination, inspired by the fantasy lands of Harry Potter!
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

Part Time Jobs for Seniors: How to Find a Job to Enjoy in Retirement
1 week ago

Part Time Jobs for Seniors: How to Find a Job to Enjoy in Retirement

Women over 60 are exploring new possibilities in life. For many of us, this means working in retirement. The reasons may surprise you.

Jobs for Seniors Aren’t Just About Money

Although many women over 60 are definitely interested in making their retirement savings last longer, the number one motivator for working in retirement is not always “to make money.” Whether we need the money or not, many women over 60 want to stay active, stay involved in the world, and keep making a meaningful contribution to an organization or cause that we care about. Read More

6 Ways to Make Your Retirement Savings Last Longer
3 weeks ago

6 Ways to Make Your Retirement Savings Last Longer

Women over 60 are facing a unique set of challenges as we enter the traditional “retirement” years. We are living longer than ever before, and we have more interests and life goals…
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9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement
3 weeks ago

9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement

The need for financial literacy does not end when you cross over the “retirement” line. In fact, it becomes imperative that you look at income planning as the foundation of building the life you want past that point. Read More

5 Secret Weapons That Older Entrepreneurs Have and How to Use Them
3 weeks ago

5 Secret Weapons That Older Entrepreneurs Have and How to Use Them

The obvious strength that older entrepreneurs bring to the business table is the stash of skills and knowledge acquired and built up over a 40-year career. But what are the secret weapons…
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

How to Become a Guru in Downsizing Your 6+ Decades’ Worth of Photos
13 hours ago

How to Become a Guru in Downsizing Your 6+ Decades’ Worth of Photos

Summer’s over. It’s back to school time (well for other people) – perfectly suitable to get down to some fall photo cleaning. A friend of mine used to say, “Why do today what can easily be put off until tomorrow?”
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3 Ways to Embrace Creative Knitting and Bring Self-Expression Into Your Life
3 days ago

3 Ways to Embrace Creative Knitting and Bring Self-Expression Into Your Life

By  •  Lifestyle

Many women I talk to say that creativity and self-expression is something they cannot live without, and that perhaps it has become even more important in their life as they age. How do you express yourself? And how do you incorporate creativity in your daily life? Read More

10 Autumn Aspirations to Help You Get More from Life After 60
7 days ago

10 Autumn Aspirations to Help You Get More from Life After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

So it’s Autumn, season of mists and something somethings, as the poet says. (No, he doesn’t but that’s the best I can do).

It is therefore time for this creaky post 60 writer to think about drawing up my list of new year resolutions. Read More

Living on a Cruise Ship: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 
1 week ago

Living on a Cruise Ship: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 

On the surface, living on a cruise ship sounds like heaven. Just imagine. It’s 7am and you are awoken by the sunrise and the sounds of sea birds. You stretch, throw on a robe and make your way to your balcony. Moments later, your husband returns with two cappuccinos and a carafe of fresh orange juice. Read More

Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

Could 60 Be the Best Time to Rethink How We Handle Stress? Yes – Here’s Why!
13 hours ago

Could 60 Be the Best Time to Rethink How We Handle Stress? Yes – Here’s Why!

By  •  Mindset

Women are different from men physically, mentally and emotionally – that’s no big surprise. We know it from personal experience, which science has then supported over many years…

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16 Danger Signs for Seniors to Be Aware of This National Suicide Prevention Month
15 hours ago

16 Danger Signs for Seniors to Be Aware of This National Suicide Prevention Month

By  •  Mindset

Chances are that during the course of your lifetime, or maybe more so in your 50s and 60s, you’ve known people who’ve said that they wanted to end their lives. Perhaps they were victims of trauma or were dealing with physical…
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7 Practical Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Good Death
2 days ago

7 Practical Ways to Set Yourself Up for a Good Death

I never thought about death much, other than as a concept, until my husband was diagnosed with cancer in 2010. Then it made its entrance with a bang. Even though he was 65, it felt far too young to be contemplating death. Read More

Reinventing Yourself After 60 Starts with These 4 Questions
4 days ago

Reinventing Yourself After 60 Starts with These 4 Questions

As we reach our 60th birthday, it’s natural to look back and ask where all the time has gone.

Of course, we know “logically,” exactly what we have done with our lives. For the last 6 decades, we built our careers, raised our families and supported our spouses. In our “spare time,” (don’t laugh!) we tried to keep up with our passions and read the occasional book.

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