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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!

Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind
17 hours ago

Women Over 60: It’s Time to Discover the Power of Your Creative Mind

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As a woman over 60, you have already lived a long life. You have likely fulfilled many of your practical goals. You may have married, raised children and had a satisfying career. You have always put others first and, now that you are older, you may want a change of pace…
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10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60
4 days ago

10 Ways to Collect Memories and Share Your Stories After 60

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Do you wish you could preserve your footprints on this planet by saving your stories? Do you often wish you knew more about a relative who has passed away? How many times have you heard someone say, “There are so many questions I should have asked”?
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Lessons You Can Learn from a Tour in Your Local Cemetery
1 week ago

Lessons You Can Learn from a Tour in Your Local Cemetery

If you’re looking to explore your roots, or just want to soak up some regional history, look no further than your local cemetery. On most mornings, that is exactly where I go, because I am a funeral director. But I often head there on my off-time, too…
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5 Fiction Books for Lazy Springtime Days (VIDEO)
2 weeks ago

5 Fiction Books for Lazy Springtime Days (VIDEO)

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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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The Art of Connecting with Your Creative Muse After 60
2 weeks ago

The Art of Connecting with Your Creative Muse After 60

Anyone in the field of art or design will tell you that there are days when they don’t feel very creative. Even for those who practice art solely for their own pleasure will begin to feel the drag on their life without the joy of “making” in it…
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How to Get a Book Published in Your 50s, 60s or Beyond
3 weeks ago

How to Get a Book Published in Your 50s, 60s or Beyond

Is writing a memoir, novel, or self-help book on your bucket list? Does the thought of writing your story fill you with excitement? Whether you’ve been writing for years or are just beginning to nurture that kernel of creativity, your dream of seeing your name…
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Illuminating the Age-Old Art of Lampwork
3 weeks ago

Illuminating the Age-Old Art of Lampwork

Several years ago, I was visiting my sister in southern British Columbia, Canada. We spent the day in the former mining town of Kimberly, wandering the brick streets now lined with boutiques and shops. In one of those shops I was stopped in my tracks…
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What Will You Do Differently This Year?
3 weeks ago

What Will You Do Differently This Year?

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When I open my online workshops these days, I often put the following directive on the screen: “In chat, tell us something you’ll do differently in 2021.” It’s meant to be a conversation starter before we begin the business of the day. Lately, however, I’ve been…
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The 3 Cs for Enhancing Creativity in Your 60s: Color-Contrast-Curiosity
4 weeks ago

The 3 Cs for Enhancing Creativity in Your 60s: Color-Contrast-Curiosity

Retirement is a fruitful time to develop creative projects and activities that inspire and increase the general health of your mind, body, and spirit. So, let’s get creative! During my working years I wrote textbooks on acting as well as a plethora of articles for magazines…
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Nervous about being a late bloomer? 7 ways to go for it
4 weeks ago

Nervous about being a late bloomer? 7 ways to go for it

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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