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Do Your Clothes Spark Joy After 50? (Do They Have to?)
14 hours ago

Do Your Clothes Spark Joy After 50? (Do They Have to?)

A lot of people, including myself, have fallen hard for the “Konmari” craze. In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the trend – which has spread like wildfire – is the result of the enormous success of Marie Kondo’s best-selling book, The Life-Changing Magic…
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Spectacular Hair Color Options for Fabulous Older Women (Photos)
2 days ago

Spectacular Hair Color Options for Fabulous Older Women (Photos)

Should I let my hair go gray? We all face that tough decision sooner or later. We can let nature take control all along, or when gray first appears, we can punt and color our hair “for the time being.” By age 60, it’s no longer the time being. I find that women our age talk…
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Ankle Pants and Spring Fashion for Women Over 60
3 days ago

Ankle Pants and Spring Fashion for Women Over 60

Ankle pants are a perfect transition into spring for all women of all ages. In addition, this style is quite easy to find in the retail stores (always an advantage). But, what exactly is an ankle pant? What variations and styles are available?
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Hats Are Fascinating Items of Clothing for Women Over 60 (Video)
6 days ago

Hats Are Fascinating Items of Clothing for Women Over 60 (Video)

Do you love hats? So do I! I’m not sure why, but the older I get, the more I love looking for interesting hats and other accessories. Talking with the other women in the Sixty and Me community, it sounds like I’m not alone! In a discussion with fashion for women…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Boomers and the Risks of “Polypharmacy”
13 hours ago

Boomers and the Risks of “Polypharmacy”

Many people may not know that prescribed medications have potential side effects. But knowing about the side effects of medications, as well as how they may interact with each other, is very important information – especially for boomers…
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9 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Online Fitness Classes (VIDEO)
2 days ago

9 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Online Fitness Classes (VIDEO)

How has your fitness routine changed in the last 14 months? The global pandemic has uprooted our usual habits and has us exercising more inside our homes. With so many online fitness options out there, it can be challenging to sort through…
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What You Need to Know About Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Medicare Coverage
3 days ago

What You Need to Know About Kidney Disease, Dialysis, and Medicare Coverage

Kidney disease is a serious condition that worsens over time and can lead to death, without proper treatment. The kidneys filter waste out of the body, but when they start to lose function, this can lead to a host of serious symptoms that interfere with everyday life…
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Make Mother’s Day about Wellness and Self-Care
4 days ago

Make Mother’s Day about Wellness and Self-Care

We can all agree that mothers do it all; a feat that requires a lot of brain power! As we age and the kids grow up, we often lose the efficiency that we used to have by constantly engaging in all of these activities. But a healthy mind is a happy one, and it’s important…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Dating Over 60? Beware of Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing
2 weeks ago

Dating Over 60? Beware of Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

By  •  Dating

In the 1980s, I had a single friend in her early 40s trying to find a romantic partner. Such a pursuit was years before the era of the Internet. Consequently, the choices for dating sites were few and far between and stigmatized. Also, the chances of meeting a single…
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Senior Dating Mystery: Why Does Emotional Truth Make Men Nervous?
3 weeks ago

Senior Dating Mystery: Why Does Emotional Truth Make Men Nervous?

By  •  Dating

Several years ago, I wrote an article on why men should be emotionally honest with women. The reader response was overwhelming. The article garnered more than 2,000 comments overnight, a number typically reserved for articles written by movie stars…
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5 Tips to Vastly Improve Your Online Dating Profile
4 weeks ago

5 Tips to Vastly Improve Your Online Dating Profile

By  •  Dating

Whether on OkCupid, Match or Date My Age, your photo is the very first, eye-catching presentation you make – and yes, it makes, or breaks you. The photo should be high resolution, and you should not be looking straight into the camera…
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3 Things NOT to Expect When You Start Dating Online
4 weeks ago

3 Things NOT to Expect When You Start Dating Online

By  •  Dating

When I first started dating in my late 40s, online dating was in its infancy. There wasn’t a lot known about how it worked. Since my friends didn’t know single men, I thought I’d better figure this new way of dating out if I was going to meet the perfect man for me…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

7 Things You May Not Know About Tuscany
3 weeks ago

7 Things You May Not Know About Tuscany

By  •  Travel

The one thing you probably do know about Tuscany is that it’s one of the most visited regions in Italy, topped only by the Veneto, and also one of incredible beauty. Most visitors leave with memories of art-filled cities and medieval hilltop villages…
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Top 10 Bucket List Experiences in Italy from an Expert
1 month ago

Top 10 Bucket List Experiences in Italy from an Expert

By  •  Travel

Italy tops the bucket lists of Americans each year, consistently ranking one of the most visited countries in the world. Known for its beloved pizza and pasta, historic architecture, and picturesque small towns, it is no surprise that millions of people flock there…
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Will Your Next Holiday Be a Spiritual Vacation?
2 months ago

Will Your Next Holiday Be a Spiritual Vacation?

By  •  Travel

Humans have made pilgrimages and traveled in search of favor, fortune, luck, the gods, holy men, and so much more. In fact, these journeys could be classed as the earliest forms of tourism. Maybe it’s the need to reconnect…
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Has Your Staycation Getaway Changed Much Since Covid?
2 months ago

Has Your Staycation Getaway Changed Much Since Covid?

The world has certainly changed since Covid first appeared back in 2020. As we all know, international travel has been off the agenda, and domestic staycations have been on the increase. Have you been able to take a staycation in your home…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

How Long Should You Keep Personal and Financial Documents?
4 days ago

How Long Should You Keep Personal and Financial Documents?

If you are like many of us and recently found yourself sorting through numerous documents to find papers needed for your tax return, then you may be ready to get organized. Finding all the documents our accountant needs in order to prepare…
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5 Annoying Situations for Freelancers and Small Business Owners and How to Respond to Them
5 days ago

5 Annoying Situations for Freelancers and Small Business Owners and How to Respond to Them

Along with the benefits of being a freelancer, or running your own small business, come some aggravating problems. These hassles will occasionally occur, so you should be ready for them. Here are my solutions to the most common issues…
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What Motherly Advice Did You Receive About Money?
7 days ago

What Motherly Advice Did You Receive About Money?

In the month of Mother’s Day, it is appropriate to think about and appreciate mothers as well as other women who play important roles in our lives. Women we admire have had an impact on us in many ways. I was in a women’s group discussion…
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What Does Your Financial Health Depend On?(VIDEO)
3 weeks ago

What Does Your Financial Health Depend On?(VIDEO)

When articles or discussions center around the question, “do you know your number,” they are usually referring to your retirement nest egg value. Specifically, how much do you need to have stashed away before you can retire and not have to worry about…
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

5 Books to Curl Up with This Spring
12 hours ago

5 Books to Curl Up with This Spring

By  •  Lifestyle

So many books, so little time! How I wish I could read every single book that appeals to me. How do we pick and choose? Here is a smattering of books I’ve enjoyed in the last few weeks. One non-fiction, an Australian mystery, a historical fiction novel…
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Sing Me That Song, It’s Sexy! Ways That Sharing Music Can Give Your Romantic Life a Boost
2 days ago

Sing Me That Song, It’s Sexy! Ways That Sharing Music Can Give Your Romantic Life a Boost

One of the first gifts that I gave to my new lover, John, some years ago was a song called, “The Nearness of You.” I had recorded myself singing the romantic song very informally on my iPhone. I sent it to him for his birthday after we had been seeing…
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Why It Is Imperative to Have a Bucket List After 50
2 days ago

Why It Is Imperative to Have a Bucket List After 50

By  •  Lifestyle

So many of the women I talk to each day through my blog at Life Balance After 50 know that they want to continue to be active and busy and doing all of the things on what we are calling “the right side of 50.” They may be looking to stop or cut back…
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My Famous, Weekend Brunch, French Toast Recipe
4 days ago

My Famous, Weekend Brunch, French Toast Recipe

I love weekend brunch at home and this morning am making one of my two very favorite brunch meals. This is not for the faint at heart, believe me. You can cut the fat in this recipe, but the fat is part of the amazing flavor of this French Toast…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

How Ageism Is Revealed in Family Aging “Scripts”
15 hours ago

How Ageism Is Revealed in Family Aging “Scripts”

By  •  Mindset

As a healthy aging writer, speaker and consultant for the past 20+ years, I’ve spent a great deal of time campaigning against ageism and identifying how easily it can creep into our subconscious and influence personal health beliefs and behaviors…
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Why Perseverance Should Be the Mantra of Dynamic Women Over 60
2 days ago

Why Perseverance Should Be the Mantra of Dynamic Women Over 60

By  •  Mindset

If I had to define what I see as the mantra of the amazing, inspiring, dynamic 60+ers I so admire, it would be “Stay positive. Put in the effort. Keep on truckin’.” OK, not elegant, hardly haiku material, but so true! Seniors who thrive, who live a happy, healthy…
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What Money Personality Type Are You? Spender, Idealist, Star, Avoider or Something Else?
3 days ago

What Money Personality Type Are You? Spender, Idealist, Star, Avoider or Something Else?

Your money style, whatever it may be, can be helpful, but it can also block your progress. Oftentimes we cling to beliefs about money without even thinking about why we hold them…
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How a Shift in Perspective Can Improve Your Health and Longevity
7 days ago

How a Shift in Perspective Can Improve Your Health and Longevity

By  •  Mindset

The day I had to take the car keys away from my mother was traumatic. For both of us. Coming home from doing errands, my mom missed the driveway entirely and drove right up onto the front lawn. Mortified, she announced to me, “Your father’s going to kill me.”
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