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Finding Happiness

What are the keys to finding happiness after 60? How can we learn to be more positive in the best years of our lives? For starters, we must learn to manage our expectations. We must also put a high priority on our health and social relationships. But, this is just the beginning.

How Your Love of Nature Can Be a Great Conversation Starter
1 day ago

How Your Love of Nature Can Be a Great Conversation Starter

Nature is my spiritual supplement. Chillaxing under the verdant canopy of a sycamore tree, imagining familiar shapes in the clouds floating across an azure sky, mimicking the song of a thrush whistling in the wood, yipping and skipping down a country road…
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The Power of Going Within
2 days ago

The Power of Going Within

The process of life has a way of changing how we see ourselves. Women, in order to survive the journey, have to constantly adjust themselves, and often, in doing so, lose sight of who they really are. Most of us don’t come to this realization…
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Puppy Love: How Adopting a Dog Can Bring Joy to Women Over 60
2 weeks ago

Puppy Love: How Adopting a Dog Can Bring Joy to Women Over 60

By  •  Mindset

“I said I’d take a dog, but I’m not sure I want that one.” “He’s a real sweetheart,” Brittany, a staff member, assured me. He was big with the smushed-in face of a bulldog, but the height of a boxer. He had a barrel chest, and his front legs were shorter than the back ones…
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Confidence Is Sexy! 5 Steps to Help You Feel More Confident Beyond 60
2 weeks ago

Confidence Is Sexy! 5 Steps to Help You Feel More Confident Beyond 60

By  •  Mindset

As a single woman over 60, I am keenly aware that it’s often tough to feel confident. I sometimes feel like I have to put on my boxing gloves to get out there and stay relevant. After all, we live in a world that equates beauty and talent with youth…
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Summer of Love: What Does It Mean to You?
2 weeks ago

Summer of Love: What Does It Mean to You?

Many of us have heard of the Summer of Love – but did you know it’s THIS summer? After the past 15-16 months of Zoom, quarantine, drive-by baby showers, virtual meetings and learning, YouTube yoga, Instacart, missing our loved ones across the country…
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Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?
2 weeks ago

Changing Habits After 60 – Now That’s Scary! Do You Know How to Bring Joy to the Process of Change?

By  •  Mindset

I’ve talked about changing attitudes and expectations around aging and wellness, and about creating a vitality plan and making regular vitality deposits. But I think there is something else working under the surface to derail positive change…
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The Three Pillars to Level up Your Purpose: The Wise Woman Creates with Life
3 weeks ago

The Three Pillars to Level up Your Purpose: The Wise Woman Creates with Life

By  •  Mindset

If you are going to create a life with the personal purpose that inspires you and brings you meaning, you first need to believe it is possible. In my previous article, I shared that one of the key learnings you need to embrace is that you are enough at this moment…
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Help! My Relationship Has Been Storyboarded After a Breakup!!!
3 weeks ago

Help! My Relationship Has Been Storyboarded After a Breakup!!!

By  •  Dating

At one time I felt that Jonathan, aka Darth Vader, was the “Man of My Dreams” – my “last lover” (and exactly how many “lovers” do I wish to accumulate? Not too many is the hope…). Weird how one can believe in fairytale romance…
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Laughing Through the Third Act: How Do You Learn to Take Yourself Less Seriously?
3 weeks ago

Laughing Through the Third Act: How Do You Learn to Take Yourself Less Seriously?

A funny thing happened on my way to retirement. I became a humor writer. It wasn’t part of some grand plan. Rather, it was a serendipitous occurrence born from the acute terror of not knowing what I was going to do with the rest of my life…
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6 Ways to Thrive and Flourish After 60
3 weeks ago

6 Ways to Thrive and Flourish After 60

By  •  Mindset

My husband and I just celebrated our 46th wedding anniversary. We met almost 50 years ago. We are getting old. The years have passed so quickly. We look older and, many days, feel older. But I generally don’t mind. I care less about the passing years…
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