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Think Fashion Over 60 is Dull? It’s Time for the Leopard to Change Her Spots
3 weeks ago

Think Fashion Over 60 is Dull? It’s Time for the Leopard to Change Her Spots

In today’s video, Margaret Manning of Sixty and Me talks with style expert Jodie Filogmo, of Jodie’s Touch of Style, about fashion for mature women and one of this season’s biggest trends – leopard spots and other animal prints. Read More

Boost Your Fun Meter When a Bad Hair Day Strikes! Wear Headbands! (Video)
3 weeks ago

Boost Your Fun Meter When a Bad Hair Day Strikes! Wear Headbands! (Video)

You know those days: one piece of hair sticks out awkwardly; what is supposed to be full on the top or sides lies flat; the curl goes in the wrong direction on one side; your hair just looks like a limp dishrag…
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Shed 10 Pounds in 10 Minutes? What to Do if You’re Struggling to Lose Weight After 60
4 weeks ago

Shed 10 Pounds in 10 Minutes? What to Do if You’re Struggling to Lose Weight After 60

Sounds impossible, right?! Wrong! It’s very possible. Let me explain …

As we grow older and our body takes on different forms and dimensions (we become shape shifters), we may continue to dress as we always have, not realising it just doesn’t work anymore. Read More

Embrace Staying Young at Heart After 60…Through Fashion!
4 weeks ago

Embrace Staying Young at Heart After 60…Through Fashion!

Actress and model Isabella Rossellini told a story a few years ago about an incident that occurred with her while she was perusing items at an antique store. Read More

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

My Super-Easy, Too-Good-to-Be-True, Immune-Boosting, Vegan, Gluten-Free, Comfort Food Lentil Stew – You’re Gonna Love It!
2 days ago

My Super-Easy, Too-Good-to-Be-True, Immune-Boosting, Vegan, Gluten-Free, Comfort Food Lentil Stew – You’re Gonna Love It!

Coming home from grocery stores in the past weeks during this rapidly escalating Covid-19 outbreak has left me both anxious and overwhelmed. As I’ve scanned the increasing number of empty shelves in most grocery chains…
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How Exercise Can Help Lift Our Mood at Difficult Times
3 days ago

How Exercise Can Help Lift Our Mood at Difficult Times

Are you feeling anxious or worried some of the time? Are you struggling with personal challenges or everything that’s going on in the world around us? Are you looking for ways to help cope at this difficult time?
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Stuck at Home? 20 Things to Do if You’re Trying to Avoid the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Over Age 60
5 days ago

Stuck at Home? 20 Things to Do if You’re Trying to Avoid the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Over Age 60

Up until now, I’ve haven’t written too much about the coronavirus (covid-19) outbreak. But, after much soul-searching, I decided that I had an obligation to help all of you to get through this difficult time…
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3 Ways to Reduce Your Novel Coronavirus Risk as an Older Adult (+ 2 Ideas You May Have Missed)
5 days ago

3 Ways to Reduce Your Novel Coronavirus Risk as an Older Adult (+ 2 Ideas You May Have Missed)

The more I thought about the novel coronavirus situation, the more I realized that I had a responsibility to help get the word out about the simple steps that we can take to protect ourselves. Over the next few weeks, I will be producing a series of articles and videos to help the women in our community…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Dating Over 50: How to Cope If You Have Been Dumped, Ghosted or Love-Bombed
5 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
5 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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Want to Finally Succeed at Dating Over 60? Make This One Attitude Shift
6 months 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?
6 months 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

Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

What Type of Holiday Should You Take Now That Your Kids Have Moved On?
1 month ago

What Type of Holiday Should You Take Now That Your Kids Have Moved On?

By  •  Travel

Look back over the years and if you’re lucky, you’ll have clocked up a fair few holidays. Sun-soaked beaches, less-than-perfect campsites, city wanderings…
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10 Reasons to Travel Solo with a Group After 60
1 month ago

10 Reasons to Travel Solo with a Group After 60

Traveling solo has its upside at any age, even for women who have passed the midlife half-point – you do not have to consult anyone when you want to do something particularly interesting…
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Travel and Coronavirus – What You Need to Know About Your Insurance Options
1 month ago

Travel and Coronavirus – What You Need to Know About Your Insurance Options

By  •  Travel

With the outbreak of Coronavirus, you might be worried about your travel plans. This article’s intention is to offer some insight to assist you with the decisions you may need to make…
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How Uzbekistan’s Silk Road Has Found Romance Again
1 month ago

How Uzbekistan’s Silk Road Has Found Romance Again

The word Uzbekistan doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. And you might be forgiven for not instantly pinpointing it on a map. Yet for centuries, Uzbekistan was at the heart of the world’s trade…

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

How You Can Take Advantage of Market Volatility in Times of Crisis
1 week ago

How You Can Take Advantage of Market Volatility in Times of Crisis

You’ve no doubt heard about the recent market volatility related to Coronavirus and the reaction to this unexpected pandemic. Nobody likes sitting on their hands when it feels like they should be doing something…
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Social Security is a Dead Man Walking: You Need a Plan B!
1 week ago

Social Security is a Dead Man Walking: You Need a Plan B!

Social Security is dead. It just hasn’t stopped twitching. This is the only conclusion that I can come to after reviewing all of the available data and considering the political and social environment that we are likely to face over the next 20-30 years.

In fact, the more I think about Social Security, the more I believe that everyone, from recent retirees to Millennials need to assume that this safety net will disappear, in whole, or in part, within the next few decades. Read More

How to Save $300,000 for Retirement in 4-Weeks of Cleaning Bubble Gum
2 weeks ago

How to Save $300,000 for Retirement in 4-Weeks of Cleaning Bubble Gum

Imagine the following scenario. You are 57-years-old and have less than $10,000 saved for retirement. Realizing that you have less than a decade before “retirement age,” you decide that you are going to do “whatever it takes” (literally!) to get your retirement dreams back on track. So, you set out to find a part-time job with the intention of saving every penny of extra income. Read More

Stop! It’s Time to Challenge These 5 BIG Assumptions and Save More for Retirement
2 weeks ago

Stop! It’s Time to Challenge These 5 BIG Assumptions and Save More for Retirement

Are you still living in your oversized family home despite the fact that your kids have long ago flown the nest? Do you still own a car even though you no longer commute? Are you proudly proclaiming to the world that you are retiring soon and that you will never work again?
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

2 Grammar Points to Help You Out if You’re Spending the Quarantine Doing Some Writing
5 days ago

2 Grammar Points to Help You Out if You’re Spending the Quarantine Doing Some Writing

One of the “silver linings” people are mentioning regarding the Coronavirus quarantine is that they finally have time to write. This can be your opportunity to flesh out the plot for that novel…
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How Technology Can Help You Find Joy in Turbulent Times
1 week ago

How Technology Can Help You Find Joy in Turbulent Times

By  •  Lifestyle

While technology can cause stress and anxiety in our lives, it also can bring us more joy. Everything around us seems to be getting more hectic and stressful. If we aren’t worried about getting the Coronavirus, it’s a volatile political climate we are immersed in…
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What to Do with Your Collectibles When Downsizing
1 week ago

What to Do with Your Collectibles When Downsizing

By  •  Lifestyle

I have written several articles and given presentations on the importance of getting your affairs in order for your loved ones prior to your death. In fact, I created a flash drive called My Affairs in Order that allows you to record financial and personal information for your family. Read More

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60
1 week ago

How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Can Help You Get More Out of Life After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

For many of us, the idea of getting outside of our comfort zone is very scary. And rightly so, it isn’t comfortable! Read More

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

How to Stay Busy and Useful, While Sheltering in Place During Coronavirus Quarantine
4 days ago

How to Stay Busy and Useful, While Sheltering in Place During Coronavirus Quarantine

Several counties in the San Francisco Bay Area have already announced a mandatory shelter-in-place requirement. They said all non-essential businesses would have to be closed…
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How Can We Tap into Resilience During Difficult Times
4 days ago

How Can We Tap into Resilience During Difficult Times

By  •  Mindset

Resilience is the ability to adapt and overcome, rebounding from stressors and returning to a balanced state of well-being. It’s key to living a positive quality of life…
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Learning the Skill of Optimism in the Age Of COVID-19
4 days ago

Learning the Skill of Optimism in the Age Of COVID-19

By  •  Mindset

Pessimism is rampant in the world today, with good reason. Our health and, for many, financial well-being, are severely at risk. Surely, there is nothing to be optimistic about…
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What I Crave: The Simple Pleasure (and Health Benefits) of Taking a Walk in the Woods
4 days ago

What I Crave: The Simple Pleasure (and Health Benefits) of Taking a Walk in the Woods

The current coronavirus self-isolation won’t last forever. In several weeks, we will be able to open our doors and get outside. And that’s when we will be able to feel appreciation…
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