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3 Ways Easy Spirit Shoes Support Active Women of All Ages
15 hours ago

3 Ways Easy Spirit Shoes Support Active Women of All Ages

What’s the one thing that you have likely done nearly every day of your 50+ years on the planet? Chances are, you’ve put on a pair of walking shoes and gone for a walk. Just imagine – by your 50th birthday, you have probably walked 44,000 miles!
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How to Accessorize Your Way to a Uniquely Chic Style After 50 (Video and Pictures!)
6 days ago

How to Accessorize Your Way to a Uniquely Chic Style After 50 (Video and Pictures!)

How do you accessorize your outfit to achieve an elegant style after 50? We have answers! Enjoy this video as Jess Jannenga, a fashion blogger from Elegantly Dressed and Stylish, dishes tips on looking elegant after 50 with brooches, handbags, and shoes. Read More

13 Summer Makeup Tips for Older Women – Avoid a Meltdown and Look Your Best!
7 days ago

13 Summer Makeup Tips for Older Women – Avoid a Meltdown and Look Your Best!

Recently, I was looking forward to a walk around one of the beautiful Minneapolis, Minnesota lakes with a former work colleague – especially since it looked like it was going to be a real “top 10” gorgeous, summer day. Though I knew it was going to be very hot, I’d neglected to check the humidity level. Read More

Look 3 Years Younger for Free? Surprising New Study Says that Facial Exercises Take Years Off Your Face
2 weeks ago

Look 3 Years Younger for Free? Surprising New Study Says that Facial Exercises Take Years Off Your Face

By the time we reach our 60s, most of us have given up on anti-aging pills and potions. In fact, most of us don’t want to look younger; we just want to look radiant and full of life. This is why I prefer the term “positive aging” to “anti-aging.” Read More

Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

How to Eliminate Stress and Decrease Weight Gain After 60
2 days ago

How to Eliminate Stress and Decrease Weight Gain After 60

Previously, I discussed the effects of estrogen on your body, including subsequent weight gain. The hormone I will be discussing in this article is cortisol, also known as the stress hormone. Read More

A Healthy Chocolate Mousse Recipe? Yes, It Does Exist!
2 days ago

A Healthy Chocolate Mousse Recipe? Yes, It Does Exist!

What if I told you there was a healthy chocolate mousse recipe? No “what if?” There is, and I’m sharing it right here, for free! Read More

What is a Geriatrician and When Do You Need One?
2 days ago

What is a Geriatrician and When Do You Need One?

If you were looking for a mechanic to work on your car, you would almost certainly want to work with someone who had experience with your car’s make and model. So, why should finding a doctor after 60 be any different?
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Relax! This 50-Minute Gentle Chair Yoga Practice Is Just What You Need!
5 days ago

Relax! This 50-Minute Gentle Chair Yoga Practice Is Just What You Need!

So your 60th birthday has come and gone, and with it came so many reasons to start taking life a little easier. Six decades of injuries, illness and just dealing with the demands of each day have taken a toll…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date
2 days ago

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date

By  •  Dating

It can take time for people to warm-up during the senior dating cycle. Don’t give up until your gut tells you to or if the thought of kissing the person makes you physically sick. Read More

Don’t Give Up Dating Over 50: 10 Ways to Connect with a Guy Who “Clicks”
1 month ago

Don’t Give Up Dating Over 50: 10 Ways to Connect with a Guy Who “Clicks”

You’ve gone on 14 first meets and you’re done. You’ve had it. This online dating thing isn’t working. It isn’t working and you’re fine with that. You’ve got a life – a great life. Friends, grown kids, grandkids…
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5 Tips for Feeling Confident Approaching Men in Real Life
2 months ago

5 Tips for Feeling Confident Approaching Men in Real Life

By  •  Dating

Let’s say you’re out and about, and you see an attractive man you’d like to meet. You want to go up and talk to him, but you haven’t flirted in years and putting yourself in a situation where you might get rejected…
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Friend Dating for Boomer Women Who Want to Add Value to Later Life
2 months ago

Friend Dating for Boomer Women Who Want to Add Value to Later Life

By  •  Dating

I went on a date recently. No, I wasn’t cheating on my husband. I was meeting a friend of a friend for coffee. Much like real “set-ups,” I put this one off for a long time. Our mutual friend had introduced us months ago…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

These Amazing Travel Programs Will Help You to Connect with Your Grandkids
12 hours 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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5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them
7 days ago

5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them

My first experience with traveling alone was in my 20s. I had just received a degree in comparative religion from the University of Colorado and exploring a mysterious land filled with thousands of gods and goddesses seemed like a great way to spend a few months.  Read More

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro
2 weeks ago

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro

We’ve all been there. We’re having a wonderful holiday making beautiful memories, but our bodies are just not cooperating. Indigestion, dehydration, and other digestive issues can put a damper on the best vacations…
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How a Luxurious Cruise Can Help You Find Your Dream Retirement Location (+ FREE Cruise Report!)
2 weeks ago

How a Luxurious Cruise Can Help You Find Your Dream Retirement Location (+ FREE Cruise Report!)

By  •  Travel

Cruising is a great way to vacation, relax, and be pampered, all while enjoying a huge floating hotel, but not only that, compared to conventional travel. It also allows you to visit several places in a short period of time…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
6 days ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees
1 week ago

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees

When our careers are in full swing, we don’t think about the importance of jobs for retirees. Either we assume that we will save enough money to live in comfort in the “best years of our lives” or we look forward to enjoying our freedom in retirement, without working, even if it means cutting back on luxuries.  Read More

5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Financial Future After 60
2 weeks ago

5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Financial Future After 60

Women are more likely than men to underrate themselves when it comes to investing. Yet women are usually in charge of household budgets, are more willing to save for the long-term and are better bargain hunters. Read More

Keeping Money Secrets from Your Man – Good Idea or Good Grief!
2 weeks ago

Keeping Money Secrets from Your Man – Good Idea or Good Grief!

When I asked the women in our community to share their advice for younger women, a surprising number recommended that their younger sisters keep a separate bank account from their husbands. Read More

Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

Driving After 60: I Don’t Want to Do It Anymore but Can’t Let Go Either
15 hours ago

Driving After 60: I Don’t Want to Do It Anymore but Can’t Let Go Either

Have you noticed as you get older that driving a car is a little more challenging? I do and frankly, if I can avoid doing it, I will. It’s not that I’ve become doddering and frail, but it just isn’t an activity I enjoy…
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Cremation 101: What Do You Really Need to Know About That Funeral
3 days ago

Cremation 101: What Do You Really Need to Know About That Funeral

There is no aspect of funeral service as misunderstood as cremation. The biggest misconception is that cremation precludes any and all funeral services. Nothing could be further from the truth…

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I’m Not Retiring… I Quit! How the Way You Leave Your Job Can Change Your Life
4 days ago

I’m Not Retiring… I Quit! How the Way You Leave Your Job Can Change Your Life

By  •  Lifestyle

At any other point in your career, telling your employer that you are quitting without a new job waiting for you is a big mistake. But, I’m here to tell you that there is something far worse than saying “I quit” and that is saying “I’m retiring.” Read More

Chronically Late? 4 Strategies That Will Keep You on Time as a Mature Woman
5 days ago

Chronically Late? 4 Strategies That Will Keep You on Time as a Mature Woman

“Wow, your hair smells really good.” It’s an odd thing for someone else’s husband to say to you, but it wasn’t the first time I’d heard it. And when the wife hugged me, too, as we all sat down to our restaurant meal that evening…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

What’s the Meaning of Legacy When You Hit 60? (Hint: It’s Not a Resume)
3 days ago

What’s the Meaning of Legacy When You Hit 60? (Hint: It’s Not a Resume)

As a stay-at-home mom, I used to dread meeting new people at social events. After initial pleasantries, so often the exchange would come to an awkward, grinding halt when they asked me…
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How to Live Emotionally Well with Serious Illness After 60
3 days ago

How to Live Emotionally Well with Serious Illness After 60

By  •  Mindset

As a hospice volunteer, one of the many things I’ve come to understand is that everyone faces serious illness and the prospect of death differently. There’s simply no “right way” or “wrong way” to approach it…
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How to Find Your Voice by Telling Stories After 60 (And Be Heard!)
3 days ago

How to Find Your Voice by Telling Stories After 60 (And Be Heard!)

By  •  Mindset

For most of us, if we were heard in our past, it was within limits. More often than not, our generation of women let men do the talking. We worked hard behind the scenes, and consciously or unconsciously…
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Soulful Medicine: How to Reduce Stress Through Meditation
4 days ago

Soulful Medicine: How to Reduce Stress Through Meditation

Let’s face it. We’d rather be “on.” We’d rather have that edge where we feel connected and that everything is going with the flow. But life isn’t like that, is it? Read More

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