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Top 10 Benefits of Building Your Community

By Tammi Kaeberlein May 03, 2023

I stopped looking for “my community” years ago, trying to fit in somewhere when one, I didn’t, and two, I really just wanted to be on my own most of the time. In the process of doing so, I started being true to myself. Me, for the first time ever…

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Photos and Fumbles – What Do You Do with Your Thousands of Photos?

By Cynthia Hogg May 02, 2023

I have 10 grandchildren and love to have adventures with them, everything from road trips to summer “Cousins’ Camps.” And I always try to document these adventures with lots of photos. Today, the technology available for still and video photography…

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Your Third Act Is for Taking Creative Risks

By Kathleen Metcalfe April 27, 2023

Age has a universally negative connotation, and there is no known way to stop it. But we can be alive as we live it! One way to embrace our vitality is to consider a different narrative approach to the subject of risk…

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A Tribute to the Amazing Women in the Sixty and Me Community

By Ann Richardson April 24, 2023

I have been writing for Sixty and Me for donkey’s years (a British expression meaning a long time), and it suddenly hit me this week that we are a rather amazing lot. Not the writers – I don’t know much about the other bloggers – but you, the readers…

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6 Tips for Looking and Feeling Pretty Da** Good After 60

By Judy Barber April 23, 2023

As I begin to write, I have just lifted my eyes from the inspiring kind of fashion magazine that has gorgeous leggy young women in good lighting, with expert makeup and wearing fabulous clothes with mortgage repayment price tags. Inspiring?

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The Best 40th Wedding Anniversary Gifts, According to the People Actually Receiving Them

By Margaret Manning April 08, 2023

If you do an Internet search for 40th wedding anniversary gifts, you will find hundreds of pages that tell you pretty much the same thing. The traditional 40th anniversary gift is “ruby.” If you want a cheaper option, go for something red…

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60 Creative Ways to Make Money in Retirement

By Margaret Manning April 07, 2023

Last year, I asked the women in our community how they make money in retirement. Their answers were amazing and showed just how creative our generation has become when it comes to supplementing our income in the best years of our lives…

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Nervous About Being a Late Bloomer? 7 Ways to Go for It

By Barbara Lewis March 29, 2023

When I was in my early 30s, I lived in a two-story house nestled in the forest high up in the Green mountains of Vermont. We were far from the madding crowd for months at a time. It was from that perspective on one cold, sunny morning that I was looking…

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What to Do in Retirement: 20 Serious (and Fun!) Things to Keep You Busy!

By Rita Call February 22, 2023

My best friend was forced into an early retirement. While she was within a year of wanting to retire anyway, it came as a bit of a shock when her job position was eliminated, and she was faced with trying to occupy the hours in the day…

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Need a New Hobby? 5 Best Tips for Beginning Photographers

By Karin van Mierlo February 14, 2023

Most beginner photography articles on the web start with complicated drawings of the exposure triangle and intricate explanations of white balance. I think that’s the perfect way to take the fun right out of learning photography because it focuses…

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