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Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer
1 week ago

Makeup After 60: The Secret to Applying Blush and Bronzer

As women age, they start to notice that they lose pigment in their skin. This is why you may notice that your skin tends to look a bit dull or sallow in your 50s and 60s. However, with the right makeup products…
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13+ Ways to Keep Your Aging Hands Precious, Hardworking, and Flexible
1 week ago

13+ Ways to Keep Your Aging Hands Precious, Hardworking, and Flexible

Before an infant receives her first toy, she already enjoys playing with a pair of magical and entertaining things attached to her wrists. Those are her hands. As infants we can easily put our hands in our mouth…
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3 Ways Headscarves Can Help You Get More From Fashion After 50
1 week ago

3 Ways Headscarves Can Help You Get More From Fashion After 50

As you get older, you might feel that you need to tone down your look. That shouldn’t be the case. On the contrary, you should embrace this new season of life with fun and fashionable looks and accessories…
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Small Clothes – Big Problems? 10 Ideas for Petite Clothing for Women Over 60
2 weeks ago

Small Clothes – Big Problems? 10 Ideas for Petite Clothing for Women Over 60

One of my favorite mantras is, “Life Is Challenging but You Have to Get Dressed.”

When you factor in vertical challenges, that makes it even more difficult. While you may not be able to change the cards you were dealt, the right clothing and accessories can actually help you appear taller than you are. Read More

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

You Won’t Believe What Putting a Little Turmeric on Your Food Can Do for Your Body
4 days ago

You Won’t Believe What Putting a Little Turmeric on Your Food Can Do for Your Body

Turmeric is a root used as a spice – but it does so much more than just add flavor to food. Here are the reasons why you need to start adding a pinch of turmeric to almost everything you put in your mouth. Read More

Groggy? Can’t Get Out of Bed? Try These Easy Wake-up Tips for Older Adults
4 days ago

Groggy? Can’t Get Out of Bed? Try These Easy Wake-up Tips for Older Adults

Does a fog envelope you when you awaken in the morning, leaving you groggy and in-between the worlds of night and day? Or perhaps you feel like you are somewhere between Jekyll and Hyde? Read More

Want to Lose Weight After 60? It’s Time to Take Personal Responsibility and Make Better Choices
5 days ago

Want to Lose Weight After 60? It’s Time to Take Personal Responsibility and Make Better Choices

You may have tried to diet and struggled to lose weight. Or you succeeded in losing weight but couldn’t keep it off. Read More

Strong Abs for Ladies Over 60 to Look Good All Year Round!
1 week ago

Strong Abs for Ladies Over 60 to Look Good All Year Round!

Strong core muscles are not just nice to have for summer, though, but are essential for every day. Core muscles give you the balance to reach a tall shelf or bend down and tie your shoes…
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Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date
4 weeks ago

Senior Dating Tips: Why You Shouldn’t Give Up Until the 6th Date

By  •  Dating

It can take time for people to warm-up during the senior dating cycle. Don’t give up until your gut tells you to or if the thought of kissing the person makes you physically sick. Read More

Don’t Give Up Dating Over 50: 10 Ways to Connect with a Guy Who “Clicks”
2 months ago

Don’t Give Up Dating Over 50: 10 Ways to Connect with a Guy Who “Clicks”

You’ve gone on 14 first meets and you’re done. You’ve had it. This online dating thing isn’t working. It isn’t working and you’re fine with that. You’ve got a life – a great life. Friends, grown kids, grandkids…
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5 Tips for Feeling Confident Approaching Men in Real Life
2 months ago

5 Tips for Feeling Confident Approaching Men in Real Life

By  •  Dating

Let’s say you’re out and about, and you see an attractive man you’d like to meet. You want to go up and talk to him, but you haven’t flirted in years and putting yourself in a situation where you might get rejected…
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Friend Dating for Boomer Women Who Want to Add Value to Later Life
3 months ago

Friend Dating for Boomer Women Who Want to Add Value to Later Life

By  •  Dating

I went on a date recently. No, I wasn’t cheating on my husband. I was meeting a friend of a friend for coffee. Much like real “set-ups,” I put this one off for a long time. Our mutual friend had introduced us months ago…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

Senior Travel Tips: 5 Ways to Feel Comfortable on a Long-Haul Flight
1 week ago

Senior Travel Tips: 5 Ways to Feel Comfortable on a Long-Haul Flight

If you’re planning an overseas holiday, you might not be looking forward to the long-haul flight. I recently flew 14 hours non-stop from Sydney to Johannesburg (and back again). These are my tips to travel comfortably in economy: Read More

5 Easy Ways to Find Your Type of Adventure at Age 60 and Beyond
2 weeks ago

5 Easy Ways to Find Your Type of Adventure at Age 60 and Beyond

By  •  Travel

Are you seeking adventure in your life but are not sure how to find what may fit you best? One of the rewards of getting older is we have more time, expendable income, and confidence about what we want…
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12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60
2 weeks ago

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60

By  •  Travel

At my favorite Bangkok duck-soup stall, the owner lights up every time I say, “Aroy mak!” letting her know I thought the food was delicious. There’s a momentary connection we wouldn’t have had, had I said, “Delicious!” in English. Read More

5 Tips for a Better Travel Experience After 70
3 weeks ago

5 Tips for a Better Travel Experience After 70

By  •  Travel

Galvanized by the Venice Biennale, I have just returned from a 23-day trip to Italy. This every-other-year international art exhibition goes from May to November and always recharges my creative juices…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

Retirement Savings Looking a Little Light? Here’s How to Have the Last Laugh
3 weeks ago

Retirement Savings Looking a Little Light? Here’s How to Have the Last Laugh

Realizing that you haven’t saved enough for retirement is one of the worst experiences in the world. You worry about how you will support yourself in retirement. You start to fear getting sick in your old age. You may even start to suffer from feelings of guilt or regret as you look back at all of the bad financial decisions that you made in your life. Read More

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
4 weeks ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees
1 month ago

Why Being a Nanny is a Life-Changing Job for Retirees

When our careers are in full swing, we don’t think about the importance of jobs for retirees. Either we assume that we will save enough money to live in comfort in the “best years of our lives” or we look forward to enjoying our freedom in retirement, without working, even if it means cutting back on luxuries.  Read More

5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Financial Future After 60
1 month ago

5 Ways to Take Charge of Your Financial Future After 60

Women are more likely than men to underrate themselves when it comes to investing. Yet women are usually in charge of household budgets, are more willing to save for the long-term and are better bargain hunters. Read More

Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

Sometimes We Grow Up, Sometimes We Just Grow Old: The Other Side of High School Reunions
2 weeks ago

Sometimes We Grow Up, Sometimes We Just Grow Old: The Other Side of High School Reunions

By  •  Lifestyle

A few mornings ago, Margaret Manning tossed down the gauntlet, gently as ever, for all of us to consider how our last high school reunion went. That is, of course, for those of us who chose to attend…
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Do You Need Help Organizing Your Digital Life? 3 Tips to Declutter Your Tech After 60
2 weeks ago

Do You Need Help Organizing Your Digital Life? 3 Tips to Declutter Your Tech After 60

By  •  Lifestyle

Clutter in our technology is not that different from the clutter we maintain in our home. The more unorganized we get, the more overwhelmed we are, and the more ineffective technology becomes to us…
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6 Ways Adopting a Pet Can Improve Your Live as an Older Woman
2 weeks ago

6 Ways Adopting a Pet Can Improve Your Live as an Older Woman

I’ve always loved dogs, but allergies in the household kept me from having one. After a painful divorce 18 years ago, I decided to buy a little non-shedding poodle/terrier. On the way home from the pet store I tried out a raft of names…
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4 Powerful Benefits of Learning a Musical Instrument After 50
2 weeks ago

4 Powerful Benefits of Learning a Musical Instrument After 50

When you think of a “typical” music student, you might picture a 7-year-old girl, sitting nervously in front of a piano, her tiny fingers resting lightly on the keys. Several decades ago, you may have even been that little girl…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

Ready to Feel Confident After 60? Then Quit Surrounding Yourself with Toxic People
3 days ago

Ready to Feel Confident After 60? Then Quit Surrounding Yourself with Toxic People

When you’re working to get your confidence back and build boundaries at 60 and better, there is one “hiding in plain sight” barrier that will keep you from reaching your goals…
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Do You Look at Retirement as the Right Time to Engage and Unleash Your Daemon? Maybe You Should!
3 days ago

Do You Look at Retirement as the Right Time to Engage and Unleash Your Daemon? Maybe You Should!

In David Brooks’ The Second Mountain – A Quest for a Moral Life, he writes about the daemon. What Is the DAEMON? “A daemon is a calling, an obsession, a source of lasting and sometimes manic energy…
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How Life After Retirement is Like Being a Student Again
4 days ago

How Life After Retirement is Like Being a Student Again

As ready as I was to leave my 8-7 (it was never 9-5) world after a successful and satisfying career, I had the usual feelings that many people experience upon the phenomenon our society calls retirement. No one tells you that retirement takes processing. It’s not a day in your life; it’s a transition.
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3 Ways to Get Excited About Starting Over After 60
6 days ago

3 Ways to Get Excited About Starting Over After 60

By  •  Mindset

I know, it’s not easy starting over later in life, especially if it wasn’t what you had planned, or you have had an unexpected setback. It may even feel like the end of the world. Read More

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