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Hairstyle Tips for Older Women: 13 Trade Secrets Your Hairdresser Wants You to Know!
1 day ago

Hairstyle Tips for Older Women: 13 Trade Secrets Your Hairdresser Wants You to Know!

Hair changes. The color turns gray, the texture can become coarse, the shine dulls, strands thin and density decreases. For many of us past age 60, the crown we’ve worn all our lives no longer boasts the glory that used to make us proud…
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Throwback Fashions Are Hot for Women Over 60 This Autumn
4 days ago

Throwback Fashions Are Hot for Women Over 60 This Autumn

We typically expect autumn to be the season when we pack away our linens and break out more of our traditional comfortable woolies in familiar neutrals, with the occasional bright pink or spring green cashmere thrown in just for fun. We wear them with wool pants, dark pencil skirts or plaids. Read More

6 Knit Wear Pieces that Don’t Scream “Old Lady” (Photos)
1 week ago

6 Knit Wear Pieces that Don’t Scream “Old Lady” (Photos)

The time is approaching to break out the woollies! For those of us in the northern hemisphere, the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting cooler. That means we get to cozy up around the fireplace…
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7 Secrets to Keeping Your Hair Healthy, While Aging on Your Own Terms
1 week ago

7 Secrets to Keeping Your Hair Healthy, While Aging on Your Own Terms

There’s no magic potion that will prevent us from aging (unfortunately), but that doesn’t mean you can’t age gracefully. While taking care of your skin will definitely help keep you looking younger and healthier…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Walk Your Way to Health and Mental Wellbeing
3 hours ago

Walk Your Way to Health and Mental Wellbeing

How many hours have you spent in front of the computer this week? What about the television? The truth is, most of us recognise that it’s not just the under-30s who are spending too long slumped in front of a screen…
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How Important Is It to Take Care of Your Physical Health After 60? Part 3: Teeth
5 hours ago

How Important Is It to Take Care of Your Physical Health After 60? Part 3: Teeth

I was recently sitting at a dinner table in Vietnam with fellow tourists on one of our first nights together. The woman sitting next to me said something I didn’t hear because I was distracted by the poor condition of her teeth…
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Unconvinced About the Benefits of Yoga for Senior Women? Try a Different Approach!
1 day ago

Unconvinced About the Benefits of Yoga for Senior Women? Try a Different Approach!

All my friends were doing it, but I thought yoga was… stupid. It looked like a bunch of women wishing they could get into shape but refusing to put forth the necessary effort…
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3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60
3 days ago

3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60

Do you feel stiff after working on your computer? Do you find yourself slumping, hunching, and with forward head posture trying to look at the screen? Are you looking for ways to do what you need to do on the computer…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

9 Things I Wish My Married Friends Knew About Being Single Over 60
1 day 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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Want to Finally Succeed at Dating Over 60? Make This One Attitude Shift
3 days ago

Want to Finally Succeed at Dating Over 60? Make This One Attitude Shift

I recently had another of those relationship discussions with a few single friends. What they have in common is, they all have plunged into online dating. And everyone agrees that online dating is more painful…

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Does Age Matter? Is Dating a Younger Man After 60 a Dream or a Disaster?
2 weeks ago

Does Age Matter? Is Dating a Younger Man After 60 a Dream or a Disaster?

Dating for older women can be as exciting as we want it to be! But what happens when you meet a man a little younger? Should you pursue it? Is the relationship doomed to fail from the beginning? Is the age difference an issue that cannot be overcome? Read More

The Taboo Topic of Older People Having Sex – Let’s Not Hide from the Facts!
3 weeks ago

The Taboo Topic of Older People Having Sex – Let’s Not Hide from the Facts!

By  •  Dating

People everywhere are fascinated by sex. I am not the first to say so. We wonder what other people do and when and what it means to them. And some wonder how long it continues…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

How Our Gamble on Retirement in Thailand Paid Off
1 week ago

How Our Gamble on Retirement in Thailand Paid Off

By  •  Travel

Retiring at 53 was a gamble. My husband Michael and I left good jobs, friends, and family, sold our lovely house and garden and said goodbye to the security and benefits of life back home for a new life in Thailand…
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8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise
1 week ago

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise

This is how I describe my first adventure cruise: “Summer camp for adults with gourmet food and alcohol.” Read More

A Salute to Journeywoman Founder Evelyn Hannon – The First Travel Blogger
2 weeks ago

A Salute to Journeywoman Founder Evelyn Hannon – The First Travel Blogger

By  •  Travel

In April of this year, we lost a pioneer in women’s travel. Evelyn Hannon, the founder and editor of Jour-neywoman, passed away. She was, by all accounts, a private person…
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The Smart Way to Travel When You’re Over 60 and Going It Solo
2 weeks ago

The Smart Way to Travel When You’re Over 60 and Going It Solo

Solo travel can be daunting. Most of your life, someone else has handled the travel – the reservations, the research, the budgeting. Now, suddenly, for whatever reason – it’s up to you…

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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

3 Financial Lessons Learned from a Faulty Fridge and How to Apply Them After 60
2 days ago

3 Financial Lessons Learned from a Faulty Fridge and How to Apply Them After 60

We came home from a weekend away to find a puddle of water in front of the fridge. Opening the door, I unscrewed my coconut milk and it smelled a bit off. The food in the freezer was cold, but completely unthawed…
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Working from Home in Your 60s? Dress Your Home Office for Success!
2 days ago

Working from Home in Your 60s? Dress Your Home Office for Success!

Working from home can be a mixed blessing for those of us old enough to have finally finished with putting on those high heels every day and going in to the office (or shop, or wherever) to work…
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10 Pros and Cons of an Encore Career After 60
5 days ago

10 Pros and Cons of an Encore Career After 60

The concept of an “encore career” is spearheaded by the US non-profit called Encore.org. If you come to this article wondering what on earth I am talking about…
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Returning to Your Career in Your 50s and 60s – the Good and the Bad Exposed!
6 days ago

Returning to Your Career in Your 50s and 60s – the Good and the Bad Exposed!

When I was younger and had children arriving about every two years, I left my career. Because I’m a lawyer, I referred to it as laying down the law. I even wrote a book about it called Coming Home to Raise Your Children…
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

5 Incredible Getaways that Cost $1,500 for a Month Stay! (You Won’t Want to Leave!)
3 hours ago

5 Incredible Getaways that Cost $1,500 for a Month Stay! (You Won’t Want to Leave!)

Low costs… great weather… excellent healthcare for a steal. There are lots of benefits to giving overseas living a try. But what if you haven’t decided yet which overseas retirement haven you prefer? Or you don’t even know yet if this go-abroad strategy is for you?
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What’s Good About Downsizing Your Home After 60? It Could Be Getting to Enough
3 hours ago

What’s Good About Downsizing Your Home After 60? It Could Be Getting to Enough

By  •  Lifestyle

As my regular readers know, last year I went through a major downsizing of my large home and moved into a very small apartment. It was hard. At times, very hard. I even wrote a book…
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Can Litter Pick Up Help Minimize Global Pollution? 72-Year-Old Action Nan Certainly Thinks So!
2 days ago

Can Litter Pick Up Help Minimize Global Pollution? 72-Year-Old Action Nan Certainly Thinks So!

As a podcaster, I interview influential guests from all over the world. Many are super accomplished and work for the most prestigious media outlets and organizations. Some have massive followings…
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Having Free Time After 60 Can Be So Rewarding – As a Volunteer!
3 days ago

Having Free Time After 60 Can Be So Rewarding – As a Volunteer!

A friend asked me recently whether she should take on the role of volunteer in a cause she believed in and for an organisation she trusted. My immediate reaction, based on my own experience, was “Yes, go for it…”
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

13 Revelations I Brought Home from My Iconic 50th High School Reunion
2 days ago

13 Revelations I Brought Home from My Iconic 50th High School Reunion

We slipped quietly into our hometown, arriving one by one – by car, taxi, bus, or train. We all wondered what we would feel. It all looks the same! It all looks different!
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Do You Celebrate Your Successes After 60? If Not, It’s Time to Reconsider!
5 days ago

Do You Celebrate Your Successes After 60? If Not, It’s Time to Reconsider!

By  •  Mindset

How much time do you spend lamenting steps taken – or not taken – as you navigate life in the decades past 60? On the other end of the spectrum, how much time do you spend celebrating your successes?
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Marrying Yourself After Becoming a Widow: A Beautiful Ritual to Help You Recover
6 days ago

Marrying Yourself After Becoming a Widow: A Beautiful Ritual to Help You Recover

8 years ago, after a year of dealing with stomach cancer, my husband passed away. As any widow knows, this is an utterly devastating thing to happen, even if you are towards the end of your life…
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5 Easy Steps to Choosing Joy in Your 60s
1 week ago

5 Easy Steps to Choosing Joy in Your 60s

There is such potential for joy in our 60s and beyond. And, of course, there is also possibility for growing bitter and sad. Without thinking about it, we will probably end up being more of what we’ve always tended towards…
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