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Hobbies for Women

One of the hardest thing about life in your 60s if finding meaning and purpose in your everyday activities. The hobbies for women in this section were all recommended by the members of our community. We hope you enjoy them!

Learn a New Skill During Lockdown! 5 Skills You Can Learn from Home
1 day ago

Learn a New Skill During Lockdown! 5 Skills You Can Learn from Home

Although government guidelines are starting to ease, social distancing is still very much in place and many of us are still spending much more time at home than we usually would. Most of us have dreamt about one day having…
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How Being a Foreign Language Student Saves My Sanity During the Coronavirus Lockdown
3 weeks ago

How Being a Foreign Language Student Saves My Sanity During the Coronavirus Lockdown

By  •  Lifestyle

With more time and less opportunity to socialize face to face during the pandemic, there couldn’t be a better time to put your dream of learning a second language into action…
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Is Now the Best Time to Learn a Musical Instrument?
1 month ago

Is Now the Best Time to Learn a Musical Instrument?

We have all seen our lives change due to the Coronavirus. Whether we are in lockdown, observing reduced contact with others (social distancing), or even just pondering the effects…
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Playing Games May Help Boomer Women to Avoid Depression
1 month ago

Playing Games May Help Boomer Women to Avoid Depression

Perhaps one benefit of being a boomer is longevity! We tend to live longer and healthier lives than our grandparents, and in many cases even our parents, did. In addition to having more years to enjoy those things that bring bliss…
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The Big 6 Habits Everyone Needs to Develop to Become a Writer
1 month ago

The Big 6 Habits Everyone Needs to Develop to Become a Writer

We’ve all been cooped up for what seems like a very long time now, and many of us are starting to think about that long neglected dream we’ve never had the time to pursue…
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Easy and Fun Essential Oil Hacks You Can Use Every Day
1 month ago

Easy and Fun Essential Oil Hacks You Can Use Every Day

Every essential oil available on the market has dozens of uses. Even if you are an essential oil expert, there are probably a few oil hacks you haven’t heard about yet…
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Climbing the Walls in Quarantine? Climb Your Family Tree Instead
2 months ago

Climbing the Walls in Quarantine? Climb Your Family Tree Instead

Many of us find ourselves staying home doing our part to flatten the coronavirus COVID-19 curve. Staying home means staying safe. Unfortunately, the side-effects of self-isolating at home can be boredom…
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How Poetry Changed Since the Time We Went to School
2 months ago

How Poetry Changed Since the Time We Went to School

By  •  Lifestyle

When most of us were in grade school, we were mainly exposed to classical poets such as Chaucer and Shakespeare. Mixed in might have been some limerick poems…
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27 Ideas to Expand Your Horizons in These Times of Self-Isolation
2 months ago

27 Ideas to Expand Your Horizons in These Times of Self-Isolation

If you’re one of the many people currently in isolation, you may be looking at the days stretching ahead with horror. What are you going to do? Here in the UK, all of us septuagenarians…
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How We Take Extra Care for Dogs – and Each Other – in My CCRC
2 months ago

How We Take Extra Care for Dogs – and Each Other – in My CCRC

Before the recent restrictions on socializing, every night after dinner in my community’s main building, an older gentleman sat in a wing chair opposite the central elevator, holding a bag of dog treats…
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