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6 Healthy Skin Care Tips for Older Women
8 hours ago

6 Healthy Skin Care Tips for Older Women

Exfoliate, exfoliate, exfoliate! This is just one of many skin care tips for older women that we like to follow. Others swear by coconut oil or argan oil, a celebrity brand with unintelligible ingredients or just simple soap. Read More

Should You Shun Shimmer Eye Makeup After 50? Check Out These 5 Suggestions
3 days ago

Should You Shun Shimmer Eye Makeup After 50? Check Out These 5 Suggestions

Do you remember rummaging through your mother’s (or grandmother’s) jewelry box and being drawn to the sparkle of a rhinestone brooch or earrings? Or perhaps you recall playing dress up with a friend…
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5 Coldwater Creek Treasures That Every Woman Over 60 Needs in Her Reinvention Wardrobe
6 days ago

5 Coldwater Creek Treasures That Every Woman Over 60 Needs in Her Reinvention Wardrobe

For some, reinvention is a dramatic process of rethinking pretty much every aspect of your life. But, for others, the process of reinvention is more subtle – it is a gradual process of forming a more healthy and complete bond with your authentic self. Take fashion. For most of our lives, we are forced to wear uniforms. We dress up to go to work. We wear practical clothes to protect ourselves from flying spaghetti and other household projectiles…
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What 2 Words Describe Your Winter Shoe Style? Easy Spirit Has You Covered!
2 weeks ago

What 2 Words Describe Your Winter Shoe Style? Easy Spirit Has You Covered!

When we talk about style and fashion, we often focus on dresses, coats, trousers and tops. But today, I want to talk about one category of clothing that is often missed, especially as we get a little older: our shoes! Not only is the footwear we choose essential to creating looks we love, but…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as a Senior Woman in Bloom
7 hours ago

How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as a Senior Woman in Bloom

Regardless of age, we all have ‘senior’ moments. Sometimes we forget things, like where we put our keys, what we were just talking about or even where we put an item that we were just holding. While it might be funny when we’re younger, the older we get, the more we worry that it might signal early signs of dementia…
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Holiday Neck Stress? Try These 5 Simple Exercises
1 day ago

Holiday Neck Stress? Try These 5 Simple Exercises

The holidays often bring a change in your routine that can cause stress and pain in your neck. Common to the mind/body world is the saying “it’s all connected.” This is never more true than with the relationship of your neck and shoulders to your posture. Most people have overly helpful upper traps – yet other important muscles (like your lats) remain underused…
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Healthy Eating During Holidays: 5 Ways to Stay on Track This Year
1 day ago

Healthy Eating During Holidays: 5 Ways to Stay on Track This Year

As a child, I wanted nothing more than to sit with the grown-ups at the holiday table. But as the oldest of my four cousins and one brother, that was not possible. I was the designated President of the Little Table; the gatekeeper, if you will, between the two worlds. Read More

7 Liberating Truths That Will Keep Your Aging Body from Unhealthy Diets, Detoxes, and Cleanses This New Year
1 day ago

7 Liberating Truths That Will Keep Your Aging Body from Unhealthy Diets, Detoxes, and Cleanses This New Year

It’s that time of the year. Over the Holidays, people indulge on food like it’s their last meal while planning how, after New Year’s Day, they are going to start a new diet and lose weight. Read More

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

What I’ve Learned from the Men in My Life That Women Often Miss (Even After 50)
2 weeks ago

What I’ve Learned from the Men in My Life That Women Often Miss (Even After 50)

The reality of stepping out there after a long hiatus – whether you’re divorced or widowed – is anxiety-producing. But what I’ve learned about myself and about men couldn’t have been experienced otherwise…
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The 4 Magic Words Men Over 60 Need to Hear
4 weeks 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…
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Dating Over 50: How to Cope If You Have Been Dumped, Ghosted or Love-Bombed
2 months ago

Dating Over 50: How to Cope If You Have Been Dumped, Ghosted or Love-Bombed

By  •  Dating

Dating at any age can be challenging. Here are some ways you can deal with the most common things that can happen in language that might be new to you! Read More

9 Things I Wish My Married Friends Knew About Being Single Over 60
2 months ago

9 Things I Wish My Married Friends Knew About Being Single Over 60

By  •  Dating

They say you never know what it’s like to stand in another person’s shoes. This is such a profound and true statement when it comes to the relationship between married and single friends in their 50s, 60s and beyond…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

Are You a Walking Enthusiast? 6 Tips to Enjoy a Walking Holiday Experience After 60
6 days ago

Are You a Walking Enthusiast? 6 Tips to Enjoy a Walking Holiday Experience After 60

By  •  Travel

Do you look forward to taking a walk every day? If so, you may well be thinking about making your next vacation one that involves walking. The fact is that once you incorporate walking into your daily routine…
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3 Exciting Ways Learning Spanish Can Improve Your Life After 60 (+ Get 4 FREE Spanish Lessons!)
2 weeks ago

3 Exciting Ways Learning Spanish Can Improve Your Life After 60 (+ Get 4 FREE Spanish Lessons!)

By  •  Travel

In recent years, there’s been much debate about the concept of “fun learning.” Do students learn better when their lessons are infused with humor and fun? Or does the old “no pain, no gain” rule still apply?
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Looking for Friendly Boomer Destinations? Here Are 3 You Will Surely Enjoy
2 weeks ago

Looking for Friendly Boomer Destinations? Here Are 3 You Will Surely Enjoy

We have been travelling the world full time since 2013, and in our travels, we have found some great destinations that we have enjoyed. We think that you will enjoy them too…
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How I Avoided an Epic Travel Fail (Don’t Make My Mistake!)
2 weeks ago

How I Avoided an Epic Travel Fail (Don’t Make My Mistake!)

By  •  Travel

We had been planning the trip to Iceland for months. In quest of the Aurora Borealis, a trip to nurture my soul, my husband, Mark, had diligently made all of the travel arrangements…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

Put Your Talents Back to Work After 60 and Beyond
2 weeks ago

Put Your Talents Back to Work After 60 and Beyond

People transition into retirement in different ways. Some, like professors and therapists, can gradually cut back on their workload. Others enjoy their retirement party and then choose not to have anything to do with their previous career…
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Over 60 and Looking for a Job? Here’s 10 Tips to Get You Started
4 weeks ago

Over 60 and Looking for a Job? Here’s 10 Tips to Get You Started

Looking for a job in your 60s can be a real challenge. For starters, you may not have expected to be in a position to have to look for work at this age. A six-year increase to the women’s state pension age in less than 10 years is a huge shift…
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Glance Back, Move Forward: 8 Financial Ideas for Over 50s to End the Year on a Solid Note
4 weeks ago

Glance Back, Move Forward: 8 Financial Ideas for Over 50s to End the Year on a Solid Note

With the end of 2019 drawing near, it’s time to figure out how to be financially wise to our best advantage. For those of you over 50, it’s time to put money into your own or a spousal IRA. The limit is $7,000…
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Are You Financially Savvy? Here Are 11 Tips Every Older Woman Can Use
4 weeks ago

Are You Financially Savvy? Here Are 11 Tips Every Older Woman Can Use

In any relationship, there is division of labour – one partner will probably do most of the cooking, the other will probably do most of the car-related stuff, and so on…
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

Spending Christmas Alone? 8 Things to Do if You’re Alone for the Holidays
6 hours ago

Spending Christmas Alone? 8 Things to Do if You’re Alone for the Holidays

The holidays aren’t always a happy time – for some they’re reminders that they are lone, whether they’re widowed, divorced, separated or simply away from family and friends. Add grief to that and it’s even more difficult. Loneliness is painful. Read More

10 Hard Truths Unveiled About Retiring Abroad – Experience Is Everything!
2 days ago

10 Hard Truths Unveiled About Retiring Abroad – Experience Is Everything!

“Living abroad is a lot of work,” I tell people who ask me what it was like to live in Mexico for decades. I recently moved back to the United States, and I thought I’d share my first-hand knowledge with everyone…
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How to Stop Hating Christmas
5 days ago

How to Stop Hating Christmas

If the approach – or should that be onslaught? – of the festive season makes your heart sink, then here’s something to bear in mind: How you feel about Christmas depends largely on the perspective you choose to take – and note, I said ‘choose…’
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6 Fabulous Christmas Gifts for Women Over 60 That Won’t Add Clutter
5 days ago

6 Fabulous Christmas Gifts for Women Over 60 That Won’t Add Clutter

Do you spend weeks hunting in shops or spend hours on your computer looking for the perfect Christmas gifts? Gift giving can be an exhausting and emotionally draining experience as we struggle to find just the right gifts for our family and friends. Read More

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

Would You Like to Be Young Again?
2 days ago

Would You Like to Be Young Again?

By  •  Mindset

As we move into our ‘senior years’, a whole lot of new questions begin to emerge in our day-to-day thinking. Some of us may look into the future and begin to worry about coping with long term illness or, indeed, dying…
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Busting the Comfort Zone in Your 60s and Over
2 days ago

Busting the Comfort Zone in Your 60s and Over

By  •  Mindset

Some time ago, I got an email from Margaret Manning asking what I did to break out of my comfort zone. Since I received that email while here in Ethiopia, I had a good chuckle…
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A Little Help to Smooth the Holiday Awkwardness
3 days ago

A Little Help to Smooth the Holiday Awkwardness

Maybe it’s just me, but the holiday season can be an emotionally tricky time. As the mother of an adult son on the Spectrum, and a member of a family with different ways of seeing the world, I need a strategy to deal with the potential awkwardness…
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Life’s Clichés: What Do You Do When You Don’t Know Which Advice to Follow?
6 days ago

Life’s Clichés: What Do You Do When You Don’t Know Which Advice to Follow?

By  •  Mindset

Maxims of life advice distinctly seem to contradict each other. I keep trying to sort out which recommendations to follow…
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