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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.

Why Healthy Breathing Is So Scarce in Today’s World
3 weeks ago

Why Healthy Breathing Is So Scarce in Today’s World

In his recent book Breath, the New Science of a Lost Art, author James Nestor is on a quest for a more healthy breath. In the process he takes us on a historic tour of the formation of the human face. While he digs deep into the technical side of various…
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Grow Your Relationship with Your Grandchildren by Reading Books About Gardens
4 weeks ago

Grow Your Relationship with Your Grandchildren by Reading Books About Gardens

By  •  Family

Growing your relationship with your grandchildren can be like tending a garden. Each grandchild is unique and, like plants, has different needs. Gardening is a great activity to share with your grandchildren because there are many aspects to it…
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5 Books to Curl Up with This Spring
1 month ago

5 Books to Curl Up with This Spring

By  •  Lifestyle

So many books, so little time! How I wish I could read every single book that appeals to me. How do we pick and choose? Here is a smattering of books I’ve enjoyed in the last few weeks. One non-fiction, an Australian mystery, a historical fiction novel…
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Why Reading Aloud to Your Grandchildren Is a Special Gift
2 months ago

Why Reading Aloud to Your Grandchildren Is a Special Gift

By  •  Lifestyle

As a grandparent, you are in a unique position to enrich, enhance, and positively influence your grandchildren’s lives. One way to do this is often overlooked or undersold – reading aloud with your grandchildren. Books are convenient…
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5 Fiction Books for Lazy Springtime Days (VIDEO)
2 months ago

5 Fiction Books for Lazy Springtime Days (VIDEO)

By  •  Lifestyle

When I wake up in the morning, I’m beginning to feel hope. I’m making plans, I got my second vaccine, and I see life revving back up again. And I’m thrilled about that. We may read less now that days are heading towards normal – or the new normal…
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10 Female Authors that Will Transport You to Fascinating Places
3 months ago

10 Female Authors that Will Transport You to Fascinating Places

We are heading into the height of travel season, but sometimes a vacation is not in the cards. A great way to take a minivacation from the comfort of your home is to read books that have a strong sense of place. Each of the authors I share…
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5 Books to Cure Cabin Fever (VIDEO)
3 months ago

5 Books to Cure Cabin Fever (VIDEO)

By  •  Lifestyle

Like everyone else, I’m eager to pack a bag and escape. I dream of travels to a sandy beach or a windswept island or a city with winding streets to wander. Even though I must wait to visit relatives, attend a wedding, and cheer on a baseball team…
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A Feast of Delicious Recipes and History in One Cookbook
4 months 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
5 months 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
6 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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