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If you are looking for amazing book recommendations from other women over 60, you’ve come to the right place. Find new books to read and participate in fascinating discussions.

A Feast of Delicious Recipes and History in One Cookbook
2 days ago

A Feast of Delicious Recipes and History in One Cookbook

Cookbooks have been a collector item for me since I was gifted with one for my wedding. When I travel, my favorite souvenir is usually a local cookbook found along the way. Every good cookbook tells some sort of story. It may be a story…
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7 Fiction Books to Curl Up With This Winter
1 month ago

7 Fiction Books to Curl Up With This Winter

By  •  Lifestyle

Life is too short to read books we don’t love! I used to feel committed. If I started a book, either because of loyalty to the author or the good money I paid for it, I slogged through until the end. Nowadays, I only give a book three chapters…
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Finding Your Tunes After 60: 3 Music Options You Can Enjoy Anytime, Anywhere
3 months ago

Finding Your Tunes After 60: 3 Music Options You Can Enjoy Anytime, Anywhere

By  •  Lifestyle

The holidays (whatever your version), the New Year, family gatherings, end of the year festivities, all make me think about setting a mood. Music is an integral part of ambiance, emotion, celebration, and motivation…
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4 Memoirs to Wrap Up for Others – or Yourself
3 months ago

4 Memoirs to Wrap Up for Others – or Yourself

By  •  Lifestyle

This year has been a learning experience for all of us. During this season of thanking and giving and taking time to reflect on the wild ride of 2020, I bring you four of my favorite non-fiction books. All are memoirs revolving…
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These 5 Nonfiction Books Answer Many Health Questions
4 months ago

These 5 Nonfiction Books Answer Many Health Questions

I am excited to share my thoughts about each of my current must read nonfiction books. Yes, you read that right – I am excited about nonfiction books. I think we are living in a fascinating time where scientific research is helping humans…
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Feast Your Eyes on These 5 Beautiful Cookbooks
4 months ago

Feast Your Eyes on These 5 Beautiful Cookbooks

By  •  Lifestyle

As we usher in the season of more cooking and eating and gathering (in small, socially-distant groups of course), I bring you cookbooks. Here are five of my favorites for everyday or special cooking. And welcome gifts for your holiday…
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6 Amazing Magazines for Women Over 60
5 months ago

6 Amazing Magazines for Women Over 60

Part of my inspiration for starting Sixty and Me was the feeling that too many media outlets do not devote enough attention to women over 60. I feel that we are too often invisible on magazine covers and on TV shows, and our voices…
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Fall into October with a List of Enchanting Books
5 months ago

Fall into October with a List of Enchanting Books

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I’ve never been much of a costume person. As a child, I preferred tag or kickball to dress-up. But I did love, and still do, to curl up in a comfy chair and drift into another world with a book. Younger me got lost, for hours, in adventures…
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Just Read a Book? Why It’s Important for You to Leave a Book Review
6 months ago

Just Read a Book? Why It’s Important for You to Leave a Book Review

You’ve just finished that last book you picked up from the library, and wow, it was a good one. The story was riveting, the language poetic and the characters so well-developed you feel as though you want to go meet them for tea. Read More

September Book Recommendations from a Dedicated Bibliophile
6 months ago

September Book Recommendations from a Dedicated Bibliophile

By  •  Lifestyle

Even as a kid, I couldn’t wait for the school year to begin. Goodbye to the lazy summer days of reading on the porch with no homework or strict bedtimes. Hello to fresh pencils, new shoes and haircuts, and a different assortment…
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