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Reinventing Yourself

If you are thinking about reinventing yourself in your 60s, you are not alone. More women than ever are taking a look at their lives and deciding that they need a change. Some of us want to lose weight. Others have decided that it’s time to get out there and make new friends. Whatever your goals, we’re here to help.

How to Reclaim Your Passion for Life in Your 60s
2 years ago

How to Reclaim Your Passion for Life in Your 60s

Stand as a spiritual warrior at the threshold of old age. This is no time to shrink away, to believe the lies of insignificance or uselessness. Do not retreat or retire from the world. Read More

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60
2 years ago

How Reverse Culture Shock Through Travel Can Change Your Life After 60

By  •  Travel

It definitely took me by surprise because I wasn’t expecting it. After a year backpacking through Europe in my 20s, I had been looking forward to being home and reconnecting with friends and family. Read More

The 4-Step Secret Formula for Creating a Powerful Second Act
2 years ago

The 4-Step Secret Formula for Creating a Powerful Second Act

By  •  Mindset

Is there a second act in you? Perhaps even a third? At this age, we all know that the definition of insanity is “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” Read More

The Future Is Today! 4 Ways to Start Over When Embracing a Shift in Life After 60
3 years ago

The Future Is Today! 4 Ways to Start Over When Embracing a Shift in Life After 60

As we age, we experience countless new beginnings. Some of them are frightening, especially when we haven’t planned for them. Others are enjoyable and bring satisfaction. Read More

Reinvention After 60: My Experience with the Butterfly Theory of Personal Development
3 years ago

Reinvention After 60: My Experience with the Butterfly Theory of Personal Development

By  •  Lifestyle

Not long ago I got an email from a reader of my blog, RealDelia. She shared a poem that she’d seen posted elsewhere on the Internet which used the metaphor of the butterfly’s chrysalis to describe those periods when we need to go inside ourselves to grow. Read More

How to Redefine Yourself When You Are Made Redundant
3 years ago

How to Redefine Yourself When You Are Made Redundant

By  •  Mindset

I’m about to lose my job. It’s a long story, but the Reader’s Digest version is that I work for a large, British NGO in London that just lost a big chunk of its government funding.

As a result of that decision, my entire department is being shut down at the end of July. Read More

How to Reinvent Yourself After Disaster Strikes in 8 Steps
3 years ago

How to Reinvent Yourself After Disaster Strikes in 8 Steps

After you’ve been through a personal disaster there is usually an upside. It’s the time when you have regained your equilibrium and understood that you learned important lessons. You start making new and better decisions and feel proud that you made it through. Read More

You Deserve More! It’s Time to Get What You Want from Life After 60
3 years ago

You Deserve More! It’s Time to Get What You Want from Life After 60

Freeze frame your life. Ask yourself if you are living the life you deserve and want. Don’t tell me your answer yet. Tell yourself that answer. Read More

Every Year After 60 Deserves a Reboot! Where Will You Go?
3 years ago

Every Year After 60 Deserves a Reboot! Where Will You Go?

By  •  Mindset

The desert spreads out below me as I pick my way on the rocky trail. Yesterday’s deep purple of Chinese lantern flowers lining the path has changed to soft lavender phacelia and bright orange mallow.

Life at the speed of two miles an hour lets me retrieve the names of plants buried in the recesses of my brain since last summer’s hikes.
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Changing Direction After 60: Always Have an Escape Plan!
3 years ago

Changing Direction After 60: Always Have an Escape Plan!

By  •  Lifestyle

I attended Columbia Business School for one week in 1983. I learned all I needed to know.

Always have an escape plan. Read More