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Are you interested in finding happiness? Do you think being grateful is important? You’ve come to the right place! Let’s give you the inspiration you need to get the most from life after 60.

Judi Dench Says, “Goodbye Mr. Bond”
4 years ago

Judi Dench Says, “Goodbye Mr. Bond”

I don’t know about you, but, I’m a huge Judi Dench fan. From her endearing performance in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel to her entirely believable portrayal of Philomena, Judi Dench never disappoints. Read More

Susan Sarandon and Her Man Challenge Aging Stereotypes
4 years ago

Susan Sarandon and Her Man Challenge Aging Stereotypes

Boomers have never followed the rules. At every life stage, we have challenged the status-quo. Now as we reach our 60s, we are challenging aging stereotypes. Read More

We Need a New Way of Looking at the Aging Process – Pope Francis
4 years ago

We Need a New Way of Looking at the Aging Process – Pope Francis

It’s always been fascinating to me how society has a tendency to treat one of its greatest assets, older people, as a liability. Why do we fear the aging process so much? Think about it for a second. We spend our entire lives acquiring skills, having experiences and, hopefully, finding wisdom. Read More

Learn How to Stop Procrastinating and Improve Your Self-Esteem
4 years ago

Learn How to Stop Procrastinating and Improve Your Self-Esteem

If you ask most young people what they expect life after 60 to be like, they will probably use phrases like “winding down” or “preparing for retirement.” Nothing could be further from the truth!

Unless you are one of the lucky few that have been able to retire in luxury, the chances are you are busier now than you have ever been. Read More

At 65, Sigourney Weaver Has Almost as Many Films to Her Name as Years Behind Her
4 years ago

At 65, Sigourney Weaver Has Almost as Many Films to Her Name as Years Behind Her

Great news, Sigourney Weaver fans! Not only is Sigourney working on Alien 5, which is expected to release in 2017, but she is also expected to appear in three sequels to Avatar, the highest grossing movie of all time. Read More

When it Comes to Ageism in Hollywood, Society is to Blame, Says Antonio Banderas
4 years ago

When it Comes to Ageism in Hollywood, Society is to Blame, Says Antonio Banderas

Does life imitate art or does art imitate life? That’s the crux of the question raised by Antonio Banderas’ recent comments on ageism in Hollywood. Read More

Take a Spin Down Memory Lane! What Was the First Music Record You Purchased?
4 years ago

Take a Spin Down Memory Lane! What Was the First Music Record You Purchased?

For many women, music played a big role in our young lives. It was a defining cultural force and every decade brought unique bands – from the Beatles, Rolling Stones and all those wonderful British bands in the 1960s to the divine divas like Whitney Houston and Donna Summer in the Disco “80s”. Read More

Let’s Fight Invisibility by Celebrating the 50th Birthdays of these 5 Celebrities
4 years ago

Let’s Fight Invisibility by Celebrating the 50th Birthdays of these 5 Celebrities

You might wonder why I am choosing to celebrate the 50th birthdays of celebrities on a website dedicated to finding happiness and making friends after 50. After all, don’t celebrities have all the money, friends and happiness they could wish for? Perhaps, but, their lives are worth celebrating for a different reason – they can help us to fight invisibility and change perceptions about aging.  Read More

25 Years After the Release of “Pretty Woman”, Cast Reunites for One Night Only
5 years ago

25 Years After the Release of “Pretty Woman”, Cast Reunites for One Night Only

When we asked the women in our Sixty and Me community to vote for this year’s “sexiest man over 60,” Richard Gere was the clear winner – and, while Julia Roberts still has a decade to go before her 60th birthday, it’s clear that she is one of the most radiant and stylish women of any age. Is it any surprise that we were so captivated when we first saw them together in Pretty Woman? Read More

New Study Shatters the Aging Stereotype of the “Grumpy Old Man”
5 years ago

New Study Shatters the Aging Stereotype of the “Grumpy Old Man”

Hollywood loves aging stereotypes. When it comes to films and TV shows, at best, older folks are portrayed as eccentric, forgetful and out of touch. At worst, they are grumpy, close-minded and just plain mean. Not much of a choice if you ask me! Read More