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Pro Makeup Artist Tips for Solving the Top 10 Makeup Challenges for Older Women
1 week ago

Pro Makeup Artist Tips for Solving the Top 10 Makeup Challenges for Older Women

As a professional working makeup artist who specializes in helping those of us over 50, I’ve met and worked with hundreds of wonderful women who’ve shared their makeup concerns and challenges with me over the past seven years…
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Casual Outfits for Women Over 60 That Don’t Sacrifice Style
2 weeks ago

Casual Outfits for Women Over 60 That Don’t Sacrifice Style

Dressing frumpy lately? Join the club. Working from home and limited outings have most of us sliding into whatever is comfortable that will get us through the day. Who cares, right? Well, we should care about what we…
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6 Healthy Skin Care Tips for Older Women
2 weeks ago

6 Healthy Skin Care Tips for Older Women

Exfoliate, exfoliate, exfoliate! One of many mantras we hear as the perfect solution to glowing and youthful skin. Others swear by coconut oil or argan oil, a celebrity brand with unintelligible ingredients or just simple soap….
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Shopping for Youth and Beauty Pre-Pandemic
2 weeks ago

Shopping for Youth and Beauty Pre-Pandemic

Miami has lovely malls and one of them, the Shops at Merrick Park, is a few blocks away from my house. I could walk there if I lived in a normal “walking” city, but the reality is that in this town, much like in Los Angeles, nobody walks…
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Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Let’s Ban the Term “Senior Moment”
5 days ago

Let’s Ban the Term “Senior Moment”

In the midst of choosing a piece of music, my dance instructor forgot which dance we were about to work on. He said he was having a “senior moment.” Given he’s all of 30, that was ludicrous, of course, but it totally got my hackles up. Saying “senior moment” to me, a senior, is not acceptable. Read More

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60
6 days ago

How to Take Charge of Your Own Personal Diet Plan After 60

Most diet systems present one approach that is supposed to work for everyone. They recommend specific changes in foods to eat and the way to eat them, sometimes with extensive amounts of supplements, and often schedules and routines for exercise. Read More

5 Strategies to Authentically Engage with Facebook Followers and Simultaneously Boost Brain Power
6 days ago

5 Strategies to Authentically Engage with Facebook Followers and Simultaneously Boost Brain Power

Do you have a Facebook page? Facebook is a great way to stay connected with family and friends. And during these unpredictable times, Facebook offers an outlet for networking within special groups. But there could be…
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3 Fun Ways to Stay Active After 60 (That You Might Not Have Thought Of)
6 days ago

3 Fun Ways to Stay Active After 60 (That You Might Not Have Thought Of)

When it comes to staying active and getting exercise, it’s so easy to tap into your go-to list of low-impact activities like yoga, cycling, tennis, dancing, swimming, golfing and hiking. Read More

Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

5 Reasons You’re Struggling to Find Mr. Right after 60
2 months ago

5 Reasons You’re Struggling to Find Mr. Right after 60

By  •  Dating

Everyone loves a good romantic Love Story. And why not? They fill your heart with hope as you dream about your very own Prince Charming sweeping you off your feet to live happily ever after in total bliss…
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3 Ways Women Need to Rethink Online Dating Over 60
2 months ago

3 Ways Women Need to Rethink Online Dating Over 60

A long time ago, marriages commonly occurred when two people grew up together in a small town and got to know each other over time. Read More

How Much Is Too Much? The Truth About Age Difference and Relationships
3 months ago

How Much Is Too Much? The Truth About Age Difference and Relationships

By  •  Dating

Do you see yourself with a toy-boy, or maybe you prefer a father figure image? What is the truth about age difference in relationships? Does it really matter, and how could it affect you? Let’s explore the issues.
In over 20 years as a matchmaker…
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9 Original Dating Ideas for Covid Times
3 months ago

9 Original Dating Ideas for Covid Times

The old “Would you like to go out for dinner?” isn’t appropriate these days, but don’t give up. Especially if you talked or “met” on a dating site before Covid but didn’t have a chance to get together. The important thing is, he’s nice…
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Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

5 Tips for Skip-Gen Travel in the Age of Covid-19
2 months ago

5 Tips for Skip-Gen Travel in the Age of Covid-19

By  •  Travel

Perhaps you are a “newbie” to skip-gen travel, and this was the summer you planned to take that first special trip with your grandchild. Or perhaps you are a seasoned skip-gen traveler and were looking forward to another great trip…
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How to Make the Most of Local Attractions When You Can’t Go Far from Home
2 months ago

How to Make the Most of Local Attractions When You Can’t Go Far from Home

Many of us do not know when we will be able to travel again internationally or even further afield in our own country. If you are like me, I am feeling like I have cabin fever. I want to be able to get out and explore…
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How I Learned to Hike Solo while Staying Safe on the Trails
2 months ago

How I Learned to Hike Solo while Staying Safe on the Trails

Wandering along a gently flowing creek on a warm summer day has been a favorite outing most of my life. I’ve never felt the urge to venture out on backpacking or backcountry excursions, but a day hike up into the hills…
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Turn Your Dreams Into Future Travel Plans
2 months ago

Turn Your Dreams Into Future Travel Plans

By  •  Travel

Being an Experiential Travel Advisor, I can tell you that business is a little slow right now. So, while I have some downtime, I would like to share with you just what experiential travel is all about. To put it simply, it is the difference between…
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Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!
2 weeks ago

5 Big Money Mistakes that Widows Make and How to Avoid Them!

I’m a member of the club women hate to join — the Widows Club.

When my husband died, it felt like a big part of me died, too. I lost the love of my life and the dreams we shared for our future. All gone in an instant and right after my 60th birthday. Read More

Avoid Household Dangers! Create a Home Safety Checklist
2 weeks ago

Avoid Household Dangers! Create a Home Safety Checklist

When one of your parents had an accident at home, no matter how minor, did you have a minor panic attack? Have you noticed your kids asking you the same questions you asked your parents, with the same concern in their voices? Read More

What Do a Reverse Mortgage and a Legendary Airplane Have in Common?
4 weeks ago

What Do a Reverse Mortgage and a Legendary Airplane Have in Common?

In early 1942, the United States was at war with Japan. Lt. Colonel James “Jimmy” Doolittle had been given the responsibility of planning a raid to strike back at Japan for the Pearl Harbor attack. The bombing raid wasn’t expected…
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Enjoying an Employer Sponsored Retiree Health Plan? Well, That May Be About to Change!
1 month ago

Enjoying an Employer Sponsored Retiree Health Plan? Well, That May Be About to Change!

If you are currently covered under your employer retirement health insurance plan (other than government), you might be in for a big surprise! The health insurance market continues to evolve, and as more retired…
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Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

We Need to Talk About the Most Important Human Skill
4 days ago

We Need to Talk About the Most Important Human Skill

As a psychotherapist and podcaster, I thought I had pretty much mastered the art of conversation. Sure, I knew I had a couple of bad habits, like interrupting and repeating myself, and I’ve had clients get confused at my multi-part questions. Read More

What Living in Mexico Has Taught Me About the Power of Music
6 days ago

What Living in Mexico Has Taught Me About the Power of Music

By  •  Lifestyle

The first soldiers killed in battle are the musicians, for music’s power to inspire. It can change a person’s mood in minutes. It can give form to otherwise incoherent, nascent feelings. Music can take years off a world-weary spirit…
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5 Ways to Live with Joy as a Single Older Woman
7 days ago

5 Ways to Live with Joy as a Single Older Woman

I’ve been single for the last 20 years. I got married in 1964, when I was 20 years old. I was married for 18 years (really, 15 years because that is when we separated). And then, after that, I had a relationship with a significant other for 17 years. Doing the math, I was in a relationship for 32 years and single for 45 years. Read More

How to Steer Clear of Fake News
1 week ago

How to Steer Clear of Fake News

It’s easy to be fooled. Especially on social media. Platforms like Facebook and Twitter unknowingly allow false information to appear in our feed. Our own browsing history creates assumptions about what we’d like to see…
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Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

Finding Happiness After 60: Following Your Bliss Is Just Doing What You Love
2 weeks ago

Finding Happiness After 60: Following Your Bliss Is Just Doing What You Love

By  •  Mindset

The phrase, “Follow your bliss,” was famously said by the author Joseph Campbell. It seems like one of those New Age truisms that we respond to with, “Sounds nice, but who can afford to do that? Rock stars? Celebrities? Very rich people?” Read More

Do You Still Compare Yourself with Others, Even in Your 60s?
2 weeks ago

Do You Still Compare Yourself with Others, Even in Your 60s?

You’d think that, after 60, we wouldn’t have a reason to compare ourselves with others. After all, we’ve already led full lives, so why aren’t we comfortable in our own skin? Read More

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?
2 weeks ago

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?

By  •  Mindset

The season of fall stirs up our love-hate relationship with change. After this particular topsy-turvy summer, we’d love to return to some familiar and comfortable routines. But as the days are shorter and the nights are longer, fall reminds us…
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A Life-Transforming Question: What Will I Be Brave About Today?
3 weeks ago

A Life-Transforming Question: What Will I Be Brave About Today?

By  •  Mindset

Nothing seemed to be going right. My Internet gave up in the middle of a Zoom meeting, my dog – a rescue mutt still learning the house rules – peed on a freshly washed towel hanging over a chair, and the work gig I was so confident…
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