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What 2 Words Describe Your Winter Shoe Style? Easy Spirit Has You Covered!
5 days 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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6 Innovative Elizabeth Arden Skincare and Makeup Products that Will Help You Look and Feel Fantastic at Any Age
1 week ago

6 Innovative Elizabeth Arden Skincare and Makeup Products that Will Help You Look and Feel Fantastic at Any Age

I almost fell out of my chair when I saw the Bright Lights collection on Elizabeth Arden’s website. After all, it isn’t
every day that you can save 85% on a comprehensive set of innovative makeup and
skincare products. The
collection is usually $439, but, as of the writing of this article, you can get it for $67 with any $38 purchase…
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How to Absolutely ROCK Your Denim Jeans and Sweaters After 50 + My Faves from Coldwater Creek (30% Off!)
1 week ago

How to Absolutely ROCK Your Denim Jeans and Sweaters After 50 + My Faves from Coldwater Creek (30% Off!)

The journey to growing older is littered with stereotypes and assumptions about what a mature woman should (and shouldn’t) actually wear. Of course, by this point in our lives, we are wise enough to listen to the advice that serves us… and to completely ignore the rest. For example, many of us would agree that a paisley-colored miniskirt might look better on younger legs (then again, maybe not!)
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5 Easy Ways for Plus Size Women in Their 50s to Embrace Fashion
2 weeks ago

5 Easy Ways for Plus Size Women in Their 50s to Embrace Fashion

Your sense of fashion is like fine wine. It’s really catching its stride when you hit your 50s.

That’s true for plus size women, too. If you’re in your 50s now, you may have struggled with negativity about your body all your life.

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

3 Mindsets Preventing You from Meeting and Surpassing Your Health Goals at 60 and Beyond
3 days ago

3 Mindsets Preventing You from Meeting and Surpassing Your Health Goals at 60 and Beyond

Have you ever set health goals that you just can’t seem to reach? Maybe nothing you do makes you feel like you’re making meaningful progress? If so, you aren’t alone…
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How Facing Pain, Fear and Change Can Lead to New Passion and Purpose at Any Age
4 days ago

How Facing Pain, Fear and Change Can Lead to New Passion and Purpose at Any Age

I lay in the dark, kept awake by the throbbing ache in my right hip. Exhausted from a long day, I begrudgingly got out of bed. I rolled out my yoga mat in the living room and lay down on my back…
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Fit or Fat? How Would You Describe Yourself in Your Mature Years?
5 days ago

Fit or Fat? How Would You Describe Yourself in Your Mature Years?

The tall woman standing next to me smiled. We were in the exercise section of TJ Maxx, a popular American discount store. We were surrounded by acres of colorful leggings…
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The 3 Reasons Why It’s Easier Than You Think to Improve Your Balance with Exercises
6 days ago

The 3 Reasons Why It’s Easier Than You Think to Improve Your Balance with Exercises

Have you noticed that your balance is not quite as good as it used to be? Do you sometimes feel unsteady when you’re walking? Perhaps you find yourself looking down at the ground more than you would like…
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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 days 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
3 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
1 month 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!

3 Exciting Ways Learning Spanish Can Improve Your Life After 60 (+ Get 4 FREE Spanish Lessons!)
2 days 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
3 days 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!)
4 days 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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Alone for the Holidays? Give Yourself the Gift of an “Experience Holiday” This Year
2 weeks ago

Alone for the Holidays? Give Yourself the Gift of an “Experience Holiday” This Year

By  •  Travel

Traditionally, the Holiday Season has been a time to spend at home with family and friends. For many women in our Sixty and Me community, it’s a season of spiritual celebration, gift giving, decorating and enjoying delicious food with loved ones…
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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
4 days 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
3 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
3 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
3 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!

Lifelong Learning: 5 Reasons Why Sewing Is a Good Skill to Have After 60
19 hours ago

Lifelong Learning: 5 Reasons Why Sewing Is a Good Skill to Have After 60

Ever since home sewing machines came to be, they have been a helpful asset and a reliable partner of capable housewives who either had some spare time for a hobby, or more likely had to dress their entire households with a fairly small budget…
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Senior Friendly Tech Trends for 2020
20 hours ago

Senior Friendly Tech Trends for 2020

By  •  Lifestyle

Technology isn’t just about selfies and social media. Many advances in design and use features help the older folks live independent, safe, and healthy lives. In 2020, there will continue to be a focus on technology…
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What Is Swedish Death Cleaning (And Why Should You Be Doing It)?
3 days ago

What Is Swedish Death Cleaning (And Why Should You Be Doing It)?

By  •  Lifestyle

My mom was a hoarder. While not in the same league as the people featured on Buried Alive (thankfully), she clearly had a problem letting go. There were the clothes dating back to the mid-70s that no longer fit her…
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I May Be 60+ but I’m Not Too Old for These 5 Things
6 days ago

I May Be 60+ but I’m Not Too Old for These 5 Things

Do you ever assume that you will be too old for something? Occasionally, I find that I have subconsciously decided that I might, some day, be too old for this or that…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

Why Are Older People Considered Boring? Is It the Culture – or Is It the Truth?
19 hours ago

Why Are Older People Considered Boring? Is It the Culture – or Is It the Truth?

By  •  Mindset

Old people are boring – truth or myth? While you can split hairs and say, “it depends on the individual,” it’s certainly a broadly accepted stereotype that old people lead boring lives…

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Why Gratitude Is Essential When Facing Tough Times at Any Age
2 days ago

Why Gratitude Is Essential When Facing Tough Times at Any Age

I know it sounds completely counter-intuitive, even paradoxical. Giving gratitude during tough times. How nonsensical, not to mention challenging, is that?
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5 Helpful Steps To Creating A Fulfilling Future: A Boomer’s Third Act
3 days ago

5 Helpful Steps To Creating A Fulfilling Future: A Boomer’s Third Act

How often do you think about creating your third act? If you are my age, days ago turning 76, you might think about it more often than not. You’re comfortable now, and yet…
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3 Steps to Offload the Baggage You Are Carrying Around After Six Decades of Living
4 days ago

3 Steps to Offload the Baggage You Are Carrying Around After Six Decades of Living

Baggage comes in all shapes and sizes – it can be excess weight, low self-esteem, dysfunctional relationships, depression, anxiety – the options are endless. We all think we should have life sorted by the time we get to 60…
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