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Fashion for Older Women: 5 Business Looks to Try If You Want to Stand Out
2 months ago

Fashion for Older Women: 5 Business Looks to Try If You Want to Stand Out

When it comes to fashion for older women, many people don’t seem to realize that a lot of us are still working. We need smart clothes, and we want to look refined, elegant, and ravishing while wearing them. Read More

Want to Add a Touch of Sophisticated Style to Your Everyday Attire? Try These Tips for Women Over 50
2 months ago

Want to Add a Touch of Sophisticated Style to Your Everyday Attire? Try These Tips for Women Over 50

What comes to your mind when you think of sophistication?

Maybe you imagine afternoon tea and sandwiches on fine china, everyone dressed in elegant garb. Read More

5+ Comfortable and Stylish Spring Shoes for Women Over 50
2 months ago

5+ Comfortable and Stylish Spring Shoes for Women Over 50

If we’re talking about comfortable and stylish shoes, we need to say something right off the bat. The “slides” have to go. Read More

Fashion After 50 Trash of Treasure: 6 Things to KEEP and 3 to TOSS
2 months ago

Fashion After 50 Trash of Treasure: 6 Things to KEEP and 3 to TOSS

How can mature women improve their wardrobe by considering which items they should keep and which they should donate or toss? Read More

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

1 Tip to Minimize the “Balloon Butt” While Honoring Our Older Bodies
2 months ago

1 Tip to Minimize the “Balloon Butt” While Honoring Our Older Bodies

Women seem far ahead of men in understanding the detriments of ‘body shaming.’ At least we, as a culture, have come to realize that the Barbie doll resembles reality in very few ways. Read More

5 Ways to Fend Off Chronic Illness or Make It More Manageable
2 months ago

5 Ways to Fend Off Chronic Illness or Make It More Manageable

I’ve noticed that a startling number of Baby Boomers I’ve known through the years have died from a chronic disease. It may be that I notice it more because I’ve friended them on Facebook. You get to know every detail about a person that way. Read More

Why Quality Sleep Is the First Step Toward Chronic Pain Management Over 60
2 months ago

Why Quality Sleep Is the First Step Toward Chronic Pain Management Over 60

Over half of the adult population 60 and above experience chronic pain. Chronic pain is defined as any pain lasting longer than three months and is a very different experience for your brain than acute pain.  Read More

How I Lost Weight on My Cruise
2 months ago

How I Lost Weight on My Cruise

All you ever hear from people is how much weight they gained during their cruise. “The food was so good,” they groan. They ate like crazy and now they have to diet.

Well, I’m here to report that I went on a cruise and lost weight. Hah! Read More

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

3 Reasons Women Over 50 Have Trouble Finding Love (It’s Not What You Think)
2 months ago

3 Reasons Women Over 50 Have Trouble Finding Love (It’s Not What You Think)

Why do otherwise dauntless women in their 50’s and 60’s struggle so much when it comes to dating? Do you feel, as a mature woman, you should have your love life figured out by now? Take heart – you’re not alone and help is on the way! Read More

3 Senior Dating No-Nos for Women Who Really Want to Find Love (#1 is So Important!)
2 months ago

3 Senior Dating No-Nos for Women Who Really Want to Find Love (#1 is So Important!)

What are the biggest mistakes women over 60 make when dating? What should the woman over 60 expect from today’s dating scene? Margaret Manning of Sixty and Me and Love Coach Lisa Copeland talk about what can go wrong when you’re looking for Mr. Right how to avoid these dating faux pas. Read More

Senior Dating: Do Older Men ONLY Want Younger Women? (It’s Complicated!)
2 months ago

Senior Dating: Do Older Men ONLY Want Younger Women? (It’s Complicated!)

You see it on the red carpet in Hollywood and at swanky restaurants. A man who is clearly in his 50’s or 60’s has a luscious 20-something woman clinging possessively to his arm. Think this spells dating doom to women over 50? Think again! Read More

3 Ways that Simplifying Your Life Can Lead to Mature Dating Success
2 months ago

3 Ways that Simplifying Your Life Can Lead to Mature Dating Success

Ready to take the plunge into the world of dating over 50? Looking for Mr. Right, but only finding Mr. Wrong? Margaret Manning of Sixty and Me talks to love coach and dating expert Lisa Copeland about why dating is different for mature women and what you can do to find a loving, successful relationship. Read More

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

The Art of Self Defense for Senior Women Who Travel Solo
2 months ago

The Art of Self Defense for Senior Women Who Travel Solo

By  •  Travel

A recent New York Times article argues that the statistics of violence done to female solo travelers are scary. Women traveling on their own, and there are vastly more of us of all ages now than ever before, are subject to all manner of dangers. We disappear, we get attacked, we die a brutal death. Read More

How to Plan for Your Ideal Themed Travel Tour
3 months ago

How to Plan for Your Ideal Themed Travel Tour

Many women over 60 consider travel as the top activity on their bucket list. With newfound freedom from the nine-to-five job, you now have the opportunity to pursue your interests. Read More

Group Adventure Travel for Women Over 60: 7 Tips on How to Maximize Your Experience
3 months ago

Group Adventure Travel for Women Over 60: 7 Tips on How to Maximize Your Experience

Travel is perhaps one of the best ways you can learn about the world and about yourself. Not only do you get a breather from your routine, but you also get to immerse yourself in an entirely different culture and meet new people. Read More

Travel After 60: How A Themed Tour Can Be An Exciting Match For Your Passions!
3 months ago

Travel After 60: How A Themed Tour Can Be An Exciting Match For Your Passions!

What do cooking shows, documentaries about history or architecture, or bird-watching have in common? You are bound to find a themed travel tour that can incorporate any one of these passions into a fascinating trip of a lifetime! If you’ve ever been curious to combine your particular interest with a travel adventure, you will really enjoy today’s video with Shila Desai.

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

Socially Responsible Retirement Planning: Save the World and Enrich Your Life
2 months ago

Socially Responsible Retirement Planning: Save the World and Enrich Your Life

As older women already or about to be retired, many of us have begun thinking about the legacies we’d like to leave. We want to leave the world better than we found it, but we need our investments to keep us afloat financially once we’re no longer in the workplace. Is it possible to do both? Read More

9 Benefits Boomer Women Can Find in an Encore Career
2 months ago

9 Benefits Boomer Women Can Find in an Encore Career

For many elder boomers, like me, the outdated model of retirement isn’t a good fit today. We’re healthier and living longer than prior generations. Read More

When it Comes to Retirement Planning, is the Fiduciary Rule All it’s Cracked Up to Be?
2 months ago

When it Comes to Retirement Planning, is the Fiduciary Rule All it’s Cracked Up to Be?

Are you a U.S. woman planning for retirement but feeling less than equipped to handle the job on your own? Are you wondering how to find a trustworthy financial advisor?

In today’s video, registered investment adviser and PBS MoneyTrack host Pam Krueger joins Margaret to explain the rule that sets fiduciary financial advisors apart from the rest. Read on to learn why working with one could be the best retirement decision you ever make! Read More

Afraid of Running Out of Cash After Retirement? We Have a Solution!
2 months ago

Afraid of Running Out of Cash After Retirement? We Have a Solution!

For many older women already or soon-to-be retired, money is an ongoing concern. Are the golden years you’ve long anticipated becoming tarnished with financial worries?

In today’s video discussion, investing expert and PBS Money Track host Pam Krueger shares three practical tips on how to tackle our fears head-on. If you’re ready to control your money worries instead of letting them control you, read on! Read More

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

Already Downsized? Learn How to Buy Without Adding Clutter to Your Life
2 months ago

Already Downsized? Learn How to Buy Without Adding Clutter to Your Life

If I read one more article about downsizing and decluttering, I think I’ll scream. At first it was refreshingly liberating, this KonMari method of asking, “Does this item bring me joy?” – yes, you’re in; no you’re out. Boom! Read More

How to Create the Feeling of Home Wherever You Live After 60 – Use Your Senses Wisely!
2 months ago

How to Create the Feeling of Home Wherever You Live After 60 – Use Your Senses Wisely!

By  •  Lifestyle

“And I’m not gonna leave here ever, ever again, because I love you all, and…. oh, Auntie Em, there’s no place like home.” – Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz by Frank L. Baum Read More

How Do You Spend Your Time and Money in Retirement?
2 months ago

How Do You Spend Your Time and Money in Retirement?

By  •  Lifestyle

Whether you’re retired or have chosen to work well after 60, there is plenty you can do with your free time and extra buck. Read More

Laughing Through the Third Act: How Do You Learn to Take Yourself Less Seriously?
2 months ago

Laughing Through the Third Act: How Do You Learn to Take Yourself Less Seriously?

A funny thing happened on my way to retirement. I became a humor writer. It wasn’t part of some grand plan. Rather, it was a serendipitous occurrence born from the acute terror of not knowing what I was going to do with the rest of my life. Read More

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

How to Breach the Topic of Death and Dying with Your Spouse – the Tough Questions You Don’t Want to Ask
2 months ago

How to Breach the Topic of Death and Dying with Your Spouse – the Tough Questions You Don’t Want to Ask

By  •  Mindset

What if death and life were not opposites? What if they were both parts of reality? If that was true, would we still hesitate when needing or wanting to talk about death and dying? How can we make these conversations more organic, more natural? Read More

#1 Reason Why Older Women Should Care About Finding Their Purpose and Passion
2 months ago

#1 Reason Why Older Women Should Care About Finding Their Purpose and Passion

By  •  Mindset

What gets you out of bed in the morning? Do you do it because you “have” to, as in, it’s what one does, or is it because you can’t wait to return to something you absolutely love to do? Read More

How Color Can Calm Your Mood and Create a More Positive Attitude to Life After 60
2 months ago

How Color Can Calm Your Mood and Create a More Positive Attitude to Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

Everything in our life changes as we age and start on the journey of our last chapter in life. We have to pay more attention to what we eat, our exercise, our daily life and even our thoughts. Read More

The Importance of Being a Generous Person After 60
2 months ago

The Importance of Being a Generous Person After 60

Being a generous person feels good. We know from personal experience that it feels great to acknowledge another person and connect with them in a kind and helpful way. Many of us have also experienced the self-confidence and sense of purpose that comes from helping others. Read More

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