Image

News | Visit Us Every Day for the Latest News, Photos, Videos and More!

Mornings with Sixty and Me | Join Margaret Every Day for Fascinating Conversations

Give Your Brain a Boost | Try Our FREE Sixty and Me Games Now

Sixty and Me Games

Makeup and Fashion | Read About Makeup, Fashion, Hairstyles, Going Grey, Skin Care and More!

Don’t Fade Away! Fight Invisibility with Fashion After 50
2 months ago

Don’t Fade Away! Fight Invisibility with Fashion After 50

Margaret Manning talks with fashion blogger Patti Gibbons about the ageist belief that, after 50, women are no longer fashionable. They also discuss how mature women can change these beliefs, if they wish to. Read More

7 Affordable Moisturizers for Mature Skin that Really Work (#7 is My Favorite!)
2 months ago

7 Affordable Moisturizers for Mature Skin that Really Work (#7 is My Favorite!)

If you want to put your best face forward, looking after your skin on the outside is just as important as eating well, exercising, and drinking water. We all want to look our best, but effective facial creams can often seem like an unaffordable expense and challenging to keep up. Read More

Be Yourself! Fashion After 50 is About Authenticity and Uniqueness
2 months ago

Be Yourself! Fashion After 50 is About Authenticity and Uniqueness

After 50, it’s easy to see how mature women can become “invisible” to a society that is focused on (and some say obsessed with) youth. When a woman reaches mid-life, she shouldn’t feel invisible unless she chooses to. Mature women should feel beautiful and truly authentic. Read More

Coloring Grey Hair and Eyebrows: Here Are 3 Top Tips from an Over 50 Fashion Expert
2 months ago

Coloring Grey Hair and Eyebrows: Here Are 3 Top Tips from an Over 50 Fashion Expert

Does grey hair make you think of wisdom or boredom? Are you glad to be a grey-haired granny or are you a daring dyed-hair diva? Whether you love it or lament it, fashion expert Penelope Whiteley has advice for grey-haired gals over 50.  Enjoy the show! Read More

Health and Fitness | Read About Healthy Aging, Losing Weight, Sleep and More!

Set Them Down and Just Eat! 3 Techniques for Mindful Eating vs. Mindless Stuffing
2 months ago

Set Them Down and Just Eat! 3 Techniques for Mindful Eating vs. Mindless Stuffing

Here is story you probably don’t know:

Two Zen students were telling each other about their teachers.

“My teacher is a great master who does amazing things. With three strokes of his sword, he can cut an apple off a tree and slice it into quarters before it hits the ground. He can shoot an arrow into the center of a target, then split that arrow with a second one.” Read More

5 Reasons You’re Not Seeing Results from Fitness After 60 – and How to Fix Them
2 months ago

5 Reasons You’re Not Seeing Results from Fitness After 60 – and How to Fix Them

I started working out at age 21, otherwise known as the Dawn of Time. I was present for the birth of aerobics classes and the cult-like following of Atkins. Read More

Discover Qigong to Combine the Benefits of Fitness and Massage
2 months ago

Discover Qigong to Combine the Benefits of Fitness and Massage

No need to decide, because you can get both at once with qigong (CHEE-gong), the gentlest form of martial arts. Read More

Want to Feel Steady on Your Feet Everyday? Discover These 3 Tips for Walking Well
2 months ago

Want to Feel Steady on Your Feet Everyday? Discover These 3 Tips for Walking Well

For the last 60 or 70 years, you never gave walking a second thought; you just got on with it.

Now you find yourself having to concentrate when you are walking. You are paying attention and trying hard to stay steady. Instead of enjoying your surroundings, you find yourself looking down and worrying. Read More

Senior Dating | Read About Mature Dating, Sexuality, Online Dating and More!

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life
2 months ago

26 Places (You Didn’t Consider) Where You Can Meet the Love of Your Life

By  •  Dating

Have you considered meeting a man in real life versus at an online dating site? When I ask this question to the women I speak with, they often tell me they’re not sure where single men over 50 are hanging out. Read More

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle
2 months ago

Put Down Your Swords, Ladies! Dating Over 60 Doesn’t Have to Be a Battle

Are you looking for a Knight in Shining Armor, but only seem to be able to find the Knave of Hearts? Do you think a man who will take care of you is ancient history? Take heart, even as a modern woman over 60, you don’t have to do it all alone! Read More

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?
2 months ago

Ready to Start Online Dating After 50? Be Prepared to Meet These Guys, But Would You Date Them?

A friend of mine in her early 60s was surprised when a man she met for the first time for a coffee date asked if she’d like to get together for dinner the following Saturday. Read More

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?
3 months ago

Mature Dating Mystery: Why Are Women Still Attracted to Bad Boys?

Have you ever been completely captivated by a man you knew was bad for you? Most women have fallen for a bad boy at some point in their lives. It’s hard to resist a great looking guy who knows exactly how to make you feel amazing and while maturity may bring wisdom, a woman over 60 certainly isn’t immune to this man’s dangerous charms. Read More

Travel and Cruises | Read About Solo Travel, Senior Travel, Cruises, Insurance and More!

Design Your Perfect Vacation and Get the Most Out of Your Travels After 60
2 months ago

Design Your Perfect Vacation and Get the Most Out of Your Travels After 60

By  •  Travel

According to the AARP, Boomers say they’re interested in authentic travel experiences that connect them with locals. Is this true for you? Read More

5 Reasons Travelling Out of Season in Southern France is a Great Option for Older Women
2 months ago

5 Reasons Travelling Out of Season in Southern France is a Great Option for Older Women

When I was in my early 20s, I took a spring break from college to explore some of the magical Greek islands. Unfortunately, thousands of other curious travelers had the same idea! Read More

Keep an Outside Mindset When You Travel After 60
2 months ago

Keep an Outside Mindset When You Travel After 60

By  •  Travel

Are you in your mid-60s? Do you have a few chronic diseases?

This combination changes the travel equation.

Why not look at how you like to spend your days at home and apply this to travel? At my home, in small town Manitoba, Canada, I let the days unfold. I don’t make big plans. I walk or cross-country ski close to home every day. I do this because I like it, but also because the research says this is good for me.

Read More

Pay Less AND Travel Better: 3 Tips for Exploring the World in Style (on the Cheap)
3 months ago

Pay Less AND Travel Better: 3 Tips for Exploring the World in Style (on the Cheap)

By  •  Travel

Imagine for a moment what a truly travel-filled life would look like for you if money were no object.

Maybe you’d spend a few weeks (or a few months) a year in a sunny beach town… sailing, surfing, enjoying the warm ocean. Read More

Retirement and Money | Read About Retirement, Making Money, Encore Careers and More!

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring
2 months ago

Let’s Plant a Money Tree! 5 Steps to Make Your Finances Bloom This Spring

Spring is in the air. I am getting ready to start my outdoor gardening, and I know there is a lot of work to do before I will harvest the bounty. As I do this, I can’t help but feel that the same is true with our monetary lives. Read More

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help
2 months ago

Want to Start a Business in Retirement? 5 Ways a Coach Can Help

Are you thinking of starting a small business in retirement? Taking on a coach is a really good place to begin. Read More

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them
2 months ago

4 Terrible Financial Mistakes Empty Nesters Make… and How to Fix Them

This is a difficult article for me to write. After all, I’m not writing from a position of strength. Like many of the 1000s of baby boomer women I have talked to since starting Sixty and Me, I made all of the financial mistakes below. Read More

9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement
2 months ago

9 Rights You Have When Seeking Financial Advice in Retirement

April is Social Security Awareness month as well as Financial Literacy Month.

The need for financial literacy does not end when you cross over the “retirement” line. In fact, it becomes imperative that you look at income planning as the foundation of building the life you want past that point. Read More

Life After 60 | Read About Grandchildren, Marriage, Divorce and More!

Girls’ Weekends and Slumber Parties Over 60? You Bet!
2 months ago

Girls’ Weekends and Slumber Parties Over 60? You Bet!

Once I hit 60, I noticed my group of friends had changed. Through my mid-years it had been an even mix of men and women, mostly couples and a few singles, but now the composition had shifted to 90% women, and single women at that. Read More

How to Live in Luxury in Retirement… No Matter Your Budget
2 months ago

How to Live in Luxury in Retirement… No Matter Your Budget

By  •  Lifestyle

At International Living, we believe firmly that you don’t have to be wealthy and well-connected to lead a more interesting, international life full of adventure and travel. You simply need to know how to do it. And there’s nobody better positioned to show you than the experts at International Living. Read More

Have a Safe Spring! Important Spring Health and Safety Reminders for Seniors
2 months ago

Have a Safe Spring! Important Spring Health and Safety Reminders for Seniors

By  •  Lifestyle

What’s on your spring cleaning list? Organizing the pantry? Putting together a big donation of gently used clothes? When it comes to refreshing your environment (and life) this spring, don’t forget these important health and safety reminders: Read More

3 Tiny Tips for Making End of Life Admin Easier, Before It’s Too Late
2 months ago

3 Tiny Tips for Making End of Life Admin Easier, Before It’s Too Late

Life administration is never at the top of our priority list, is it? Hopefully, we are having too much pleasure in our actual days to think about the administration that needs to happen in order for our lives to go smoothly. Read More

Mindset and Inspiration | Read About Happiness, Gratitude, Nostalgia, Getting Older and More!

Are You Fulfilled and on Purpose? 5 Ways to Get There After 60
2 months ago

Are You Fulfilled and on Purpose? 5 Ways to Get There After 60

What I am most interested in is getting women to think about, plan, and design their life so that their ThirdThird (ages 60-90) is the BEST Third of their lives. Read More

How Accepting Hardships Helps Us Grow Wiser in the Years After 60
2 months ago

How Accepting Hardships Helps Us Grow Wiser in the Years After 60

By  •  Mindset

I don’t know about you, but I didn’t really get the concept of acceptance until I hit 59. At that point, I could finally see that my senior years were inevitable. I wasn’t thrilled, but I was willing to put up with them. Mainly because I had no choice. Read More

What Does it Mean to Age with Grace in Your 60s?
2 months ago

What Does it Mean to Age with Grace in Your 60s?

The idea of aging with grace has multiple definitions. It’s different for everyone: presence, elegance, refinement, and ease are a few qualities associated with aging. To achieve a state of grace is to achieve a healthy, well-balanced life full of joy and respect. Read More

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone in 5 Easy Steps
2 months ago

How to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone in 5 Easy Steps

I hate to admit it but I’m a creature of habit. Year-round, I follow the same routine: I’m up early to go to the gym for a workout, or I head outdoors for a long run. Then most of my days are spent at the computer editing or talking with clients on the phone. Read More

Sixty and Me is an online magazine and a global community of over 500,000 women over 60. Our mission is to empower and motivate women to find their own voice and value in a transitional time of life that offers so much new opportunity. Topics covered on Sixty and Me include makeup for older women, senior dating, retirement planning, fashion for older women, senior travel, grandchildren and more. Thanks for being a part of our community!