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Should You Shun Shimmer Eye Makeup After 50? Check Out These 5 Suggestions
1 day 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
4 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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6 Innovative Elizabeth Arden Skincare and Makeup Products that Will Help You Look and Feel Fantastic at Any Age
2 weeks 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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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

13 Things to Help You to Get Fit and Strong and… Stay That Way When You’re Over 60
1 day ago

13 Things to Help You to Get Fit and Strong and… Stay That Way When You’re Over 60

When did you and I stop playing out? When did we stop running around like giddy kippers just for the sheer unadulterated fun of it? When did moving become a chore, rather than something that was imperative?
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Struggling with Balance Exercises After 60? These 5 Essentials Can Help Successfully Prevent Falls
1 day ago

Struggling with Balance Exercises After 60? These 5 Essentials Can Help Successfully Prevent Falls

You know how important your balance is – for feeling confident when you’re out walking, for feeling steady coming down the stairs and for avoiding trips and falls…
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Have a Vegan Friend? Avoid Making These 10 Common Mistakes When Buying Gifts This Season
2 days ago

Have a Vegan Friend? Avoid Making These 10 Common Mistakes When Buying Gifts This Season

With the growth of the world’s vegan population, sooner or later you are going to be faced with the need to buy a gift for a vegan. If you are not a vegan yourself, this can be daunting…
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4 Ways to Add Healthier Foods to Your Holiday Parties This Year
3 days ago

4 Ways to Add Healthier Foods to Your Holiday Parties This Year

With the holiday season in full swing and parties abounding, it’s time to think about what dishes you will be serving – or bringing – to the next event. Too often we fall back on old standbys, such as cheesy dips, deep-fried appetizers…
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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)
1 week 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
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!

Are You a Walking Enthusiast? 6 Tips to Enjoy a Walking Holiday Experience After 60
4 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!)
1 week 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
1 week 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!

10 Hard Truths Unveiled About Retiring Abroad – Experience Is Everything!
9 hours 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
3 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
3 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

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids
5 days ago

How to Achieve Holiday Harmony By Decorating with Your Grandkids

Don’t you love to hear someone say, “I remember holidays at my grandparents’ house. I loved the smells and the decorations, especially the _____________. That was my favorite!” Do your kids, grandkids or family friends have specific decorations they always comment on? Read More

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

Would You Like to Be Young Again?
7 hours 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
8 hours 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
1 day 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?
4 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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