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Starting an Encore Business? Chat with a Few Smart Millennials First

By Donna Kastner June 12, 2022

Human beings are naturally hard-wired to favor encounters and exchanges with like-minded people. This website is proof positive of that inclination and it makes sense. Who else but another 60-something might grasp all (or most) of life’s…

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

By Sandra McMahon June 10, 2022

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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Need Balance in Your Life? Check Your Wellness Wheel!

By Kay Van Norman May 17, 2022

To draw your wellness wheel start with six pages, each having one dimension at the top and a vertical line down the middle with Deposits on one side and Withdrawals on the other. Using the brief overviews below, list “deposits” supporting well-being…

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Divorce After 50: How to Kick Loneliness to the Curb

By Martha Bodyfelt May 12, 2022

When you are recovering from divorce after a long-term marriage, loneliness is definitely an obstacle that keeps you from moving on. We get stuck in this mindset because it makes us feel like we have nobody in the world. But it doesn’t have to be that way…

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Creativity in Retirement: A Myth or a Possibility?

By Malcolm Dewey May 04, 2022

Family gatherings are fascinating experiences. They can be wonderful moments of shared love and joy. They can also tip to the other extreme and result in conflict. But usually everyone makes up again and all ends well…

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8 Steps for Creating Your Own Road Map for Your 60s and Beyond

By Debbie Hensleigh April 29, 2022

For the first 60 years or so of our lives, we are on a well-marked super highway with plenty of directional signs. Graduate from High School. Go to College. Choose a career. Earn money. Buy a house, have a car, create a life. Maybe find a spouse…

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How Being a Curious Explorer Can Help You Thrive in Life After 60

By Amy Temperley April 17, 2022

A recent life crisis brought me to a point where I was second-guessing my whole existence. I wanted to live my life authentically in a way that reflected my true self. I began to be curious about the true “me” and what I really wanted…

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How to Rock Your Own Fabulous Authentic Style at 60 and Beyond

By Astrid Longhurst April 01, 2022

I am not a pear, an apple, a triangle, a square, a peach, a carrot or any other vegetable, fruit or shape used to describe my body! I am a 62-year-old woman with a passion for clothes, a wild heart and a desire to live out loud and feel fabulous!

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3 Keys to Success with Online Dating

By Andrea McGinty March 31, 2022

Well, here’s some good news for online daters! According to research firm Pew, in 2020, 1 in 3 singles met and married via online dating. As a dating coach and dating counselor, there is nothing more rewarding than seeing my clients happy – and celebrating…

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Finding Inconceivable Joy of Turning 60

By Denise Svajlenko March 28, 2022

I can hardly believe that I will be turning 60 this year. I know it is a cliché, but I find myself repeatedly asking, where did the time go? It doesn’t seem that long ago that I thought that 60 was considered old. It is interesting how we view age so differently…

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