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Marriage After 60

Like most worthwhile things in life, having a happy marriage after 60 requires work. You need to adjust to your partner’s changing needs, while finding ways to grow together. Find out what the other women in our community have to say about maintaining a healthy relationship at our age.

12 Thoughtful 25th Anniversary Gift Ideas
2 weeks ago

12 Thoughtful 25th Anniversary Gift Ideas

Do you know someone who is celebrating 25 years of marriage? Or perhaps you are the happy couple? Two and a half decades is definitely something to celebrate and commemorate. You’ve been through some ups and downs…
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7 Thoughtful 50th Anniversary Gift Ideas (The Golden Anniversary)
4 weeks ago

7 Thoughtful 50th Anniversary Gift Ideas (The Golden Anniversary)

Fifty years of marriage is a milestone worthy of praise and celebration. Do you know a happy couple that’s going to be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary soon? Maybe you are the one with the upcoming 50th anniversary?
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Irritable Male Syndrome and Other Changes in Relationships As We Age
1 month ago

Irritable Male Syndrome and Other Changes in Relationships As We Age

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Just between you and me, I’ve secretly been worried that my significant other and I will get on each other’s nerves after I retire. I wasn’t planning on sharing this with anyone until last week. Read More

An Experiment with Prayer – Out Loud and with a Partner (Video)
1 month ago

An Experiment with Prayer – Out Loud and with a Partner (Video)

By  •  Family

I’d say a silent prayer with my morning coffee, in church, sometimes before a meal. But the idea of asking for guidance with struggles and worries out loud? With my spouse listening? This concept may work for other people…
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How to Deal with the Root of Unhappiness in Your Relationship After 60
2 months ago

How to Deal with the Root of Unhappiness in Your Relationship After 60

Poor communication is often the source of unhappiness in a relationship. However, many couples in their 60s and over, who have been together for years, even decades, may not be aware that they even have a communication problem. Read More

Will Your Loved One Still Be Your Loved One After Lockdown?
2 months ago

Will Your Loved One Still Be Your Loved One After Lockdown?

My friends who live alone refuse to let me complain about anything during this quarantine. As soon as I start to be the least bit self-pitying, they cut me off with…
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Are There Benefits to Sleeping Alone on Purpose? My Personal Experience Says YES!
3 months ago

Are There Benefits to Sleeping Alone on Purpose? My Personal Experience Says YES!

By  •  Family

I am not a good bed partner. Well, maybe I should say that I have never been a good sleeping partner. I need full and absolute possession of the bed. I move, I squirm, I sigh and sometimes…
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4 Magical Tips for Successful Holidays with Blended Families and Strange Bedfellows
7 months ago

4 Magical Tips for Successful Holidays with Blended Families and Strange Bedfellows

One of the quirkiest Thanksgiving holidays I attended happened in the early 80s. I had recently moved with my two sons from Las Vegas to La Jolla, California…
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Marriage After 60: I Love Two Men, with the Blessings of Both
9 months ago

Marriage After 60: I Love Two Men, with the Blessings of Both

Two months ago, I tied the knot again at age 71! Yes, Charlie and I walked down the aisle and exchanged wedding vows after being together in a loving relationship for eight years. Read More

Want a Happy Marriage After 60? Take These 5 Fast Actions Today!
9 months ago

Want a Happy Marriage After 60? Take These 5 Fast Actions Today!

By  •  Family

Your marriage relationship is one of the most important treasures you will ever have in life. Every single day, you make choices about what will occur in your relationship. Some of those choices are small and inconsequential while others turn out to be extremely important. Read More