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The 7 Best Moisturizers Under $15 for Mature Skin (#7 is My Favorite!) + Bonus!
2 days ago

The 7 Best Moisturizers Under $15 for Mature Skin (#7 is My Favorite!) + Bonus!

If there’s one thing that everybody says we should do as we get older, it’s to keep our skin moisturized, because the oil glands in our skin just don’t work as they used to. This makes moisturizing a really important, basic thing to do…
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Best Workout Clothes for Older Women
5 days ago

Best Workout Clothes for Older Women

Keeping a healthy body and mind means adopting a good balance of eating wholesome and staying active. Active can mean a daily stroll around the block or extensive workouts at the gym – and anything in between…
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Pro Makeup Artist Tips for Solving the Top 10 Makeup Challenges for Older Women
1 week ago

Pro Makeup Artist Tips for Solving the Top 10 Makeup Challenges for Older Women

As a professional working makeup artist who specializes in helping those of us over 50, I’ve met and worked with hundreds of wonderful women who’ve shared their makeup concerns and challenges with me over the past seven years…
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Casual Outfits for Women Over 60 That Don’t Sacrifice Style
1 week ago

Casual Outfits for Women Over 60 That Don’t Sacrifice Style

Dressing frumpy lately? Join the club. Working from home and limited outings have most of us sliding into whatever is comfortable that will get us through the day. Who cares, right? Well, we should care about what we…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Love Luxurious Soaps? Why Not Indulge in the Soap of Marseille!
2 days ago

Love Luxurious Soaps? Why Not Indulge in the Soap of Marseille!

Have you ever experienced the excitement of wandering through a local village market in Provence? If you have, then you know the sheer pleasure of shopping at the stalls that sell French soaps (Vendeur de Savon)…
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Exercise Snacking Is Fun!
3 days ago

Exercise Snacking Is Fun!

We all know that food snacking is fun, but it does, of course, come with a downside of weight gain. Exercise snacking can also be fun, and it, of course, comes with numerous health benefits. If you read this and think, I can’t exercise because…
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Let’s Ban the Term “Senior Moment”
3 days ago

Let’s Ban the Term “Senior Moment”

In the midst of choosing a piece of music, my dance instructor forgot which dance we were about to work on. He said he was having a “senior moment.” Given he’s all of 30, that was ludicrous, of course, but it totally got my hackles up. Saying “senior moment” to me, a senior, is not acceptable. Read More

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60
3 days ago

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60

Most diet systems present one approach that is supposed to work for everyone. They recommend specific changes in foods to eat and the way to eat them, sometimes with extensive amounts of supplements, and often schedules and routines for exercise. Read More

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

Dating After 60: In Praise of the Third Dimension
3 weeks ago

Dating After 60: In Praise of the Third Dimension

By  •  Dating

I’m late to the online dating party. I joined a grief group after my husband died and over the years it evolved into a bunch of friends with one sad thing in common but a lot of other fun and interesting things to discuss. They pushed me…
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The Top 5 Best Dating Sites for Seniors
1 month ago

The Top 5 Best Dating Sites for Seniors

We all seek love and connection. It’s a natural human trait to want to bond and share with others. Are you single and ready to mingle? Are you divorced or widowed and ready to hit the dating arena to give love another try?
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The Ultimate Guide to Diving into Dating After 60
2 months ago

The Ultimate Guide to Diving into Dating After 60

If you believe that dating in your 60s is impossible, this article is for you. Just because you are getting older doesn’t mean that you can’t find a partner. Growing older is not for the faint-hearted, but that being said, it’s also a privilege many are denied on a daily basis. Read More

Love After 50: Can Rejection Be a Blessing in Disguise?
2 months ago

Love After 50: Can Rejection Be a Blessing in Disguise?

By  •  Dating

Rejection at this ripe time in our lives can really stink. There’s no way around it. As we learn to move on after divorce, even the strongest of us can’t help but feel like we did something wrong when the person we loved and cared about, and spent our lives with as a partner, suddenly doesn’t want to be with us anymore. Read More

Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

The Many Possibilities of Exploring Your Own Backyard
3 days ago

The Many Possibilities of Exploring Your Own Backyard

By  •  Travel

As travel guidelines fluctuate, you may be reluctant to plan an international holiday. Yet that doesn’t mean you can’t get away. There’s plenty to explore without crossing a border – you just have to look at things a little differently…
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Skipping Across the Great Lakes on a Skip-Gen Trip
6 days ago

Skipping Across the Great Lakes on a Skip-Gen Trip

By  •  Travel

This past summer I had a marvelous trip to Prince Edward Island, Canada, planned with my 12-year-old granddaughter – which COVID totally torpedoed, of course. As I worked my way through Plans B, C, and D, all the time…
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How Saving During Lockdown Now Can Give You a Better Travel Experience Later
2 weeks ago

How Saving During Lockdown Now Can Give You a Better Travel Experience Later

Seeing none of us has been able to travel this year, have you created a travel budget for next year? When you look at it, next year’s travel could be one of the biggest travel experiences you may have, but only if the borders are open…
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How Literature Can Help You Prepare for Your Next Holiday
3 weeks ago

How Literature Can Help You Prepare for Your Next Holiday

By  •  Travel

We’re all feeling a little hemmed in right now; not sure where to turn or how we can plan for the future. For some of us, these may be the retirement years in which we planned to travel extensively; while for those of us who…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

Divorce Financial Planning and Retirement
5 days ago

Divorce Financial Planning and Retirement

Divorce financial planning typically refers to the actual planning done during a divorce. When planning for retirement, there are certain aspects that you should be aware of if you have ever been divorced at some point in your life…
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Starting Your Own Business in Retirement? 5 Tips for Establishing Your Presence on the Web
1 week ago

Starting Your Own Business in Retirement? 5 Tips for Establishing Your Presence on the Web

These days, marketing a service is about establishing your presence and building trust on the Internet. In the past, you would demonstrate your product to an audience and they decided whether they wanted to purchase or not. Now there is little face-to-face contact as we cross global borders. Read More

What I Learned from My Grandmother, the Entrepreneur
1 week ago

What I Learned from My Grandmother, the Entrepreneur

Her label said VIM bread ingredients included “whole grain wheat flour, raw sugar, non-fat milk solids, fresh creamery butter, salt, water, and fresh yeast,” with “nothing taken away.” Created honestly, with integrity. Authentic…
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5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!
2 weeks ago

5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!

I’m a member of the club women hate to join — the Widows Club.

When my husband died, it felt like a big part of me died, too. I lost the love of my life and the dreams we shared for our future. All gone in an instant and right after my 60th birthday. Read More

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

4 Ways to Release Your Inner Artist in Your 60s
18 hours ago

4 Ways to Release Your Inner Artist in Your 60s

I never used to think of myself as creative. Artists are creative, and artists paint. I can’t even draw. Read More

We Need to Talk About the Most Important Human Skill
2 days ago

We Need to Talk About the Most Important Human Skill

As a psychotherapist and podcaster, I thought I had pretty much mastered the art of conversation. Sure, I knew I had a couple of bad habits, like interrupting and repeating myself, and I’ve had clients get confused at my multi-part questions. Read More

What Living in Mexico Has Taught Me About the Power of Music
4 days ago

What Living in Mexico Has Taught Me About the Power of Music

By  •  Lifestyle

The first soldiers killed in battle are the musicians, for music’s power to inspire. It can change a person’s mood in minutes. It can give form to otherwise incoherent, nascent feelings. Music can take years off a world-weary spirit…
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5 Ways to Live with Joy as a Single Older Woman
4 days ago

5 Ways to Live with Joy as a Single Older Woman

I’ve been single for the last 20 years. I got married in 1964, when I was 20 years old. I was married for 18 years (really, 15 years because that is when we separated). And then, after that, I had a relationship with a significant other for 17 years. Doing the math, I was in a relationship for 32 years and single for 45 years. Read More

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

How I Used This Summer to Inch Closer to Realising My Ideal Day
15 hours ago

How I Used This Summer to Inch Closer to Realising My Ideal Day

By  •  Mindset

Several years ago, back when I was contemplating a change in careers, I did an exercise where I described my “ideal day.” My description basically reads as follows: I spend my mornings writing, followed by some other, related creative…
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Finding Happiness After 60: Following Your Bliss Is Just Doing What You Love
1 week ago

Finding Happiness After 60: Following Your Bliss Is Just Doing What You Love

By  •  Mindset

The phrase, “Follow your bliss,” was famously said by the author Joseph Campbell. It seems like one of those New Age truisms that we respond to with, “Sounds nice, but who can afford to do that? Rock stars? Celebrities? Very rich people?” Read More

Do You Still Compare Yourself with Others, Even in Your 60s?
2 weeks ago

Do You Still Compare Yourself with Others, Even in Your 60s?

You’d think that, after 60, we wouldn’t have a reason to compare ourselves with others. After all, we’ve already led full lives, so why aren’t we comfortable in our own skin? Read More

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?
2 weeks ago

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?

By  •  Mindset

The season of fall stirs up our love-hate relationship with change. After this particular topsy-turvy summer, we’d love to return to some familiar and comfortable routines. But as the days are shorter and the nights are longer, fall reminds us…
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