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Fashion for Mature Women: 5 Tips for Using Style to Your Best Advantage
21 hours ago

Fashion for Mature Women: 5 Tips for Using Style to Your Best Advantage

It’s easy to say that we are getting older and as such, we face more challenges but what do we do with that information? Do we pretend it doesn’t matter? Or do we take our fashion into our hands and be proactive about it? Read More

Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little
4 days ago

Fashion After 60: Why the “Little Black Dress” Doesn’t Have to be Black or Little

Almost every woman owns some version of the classic little black dress. While the LBD isn’t quite a uniform, this timeless piece is something most women feel comfortable wearing. Read More

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)
4 days ago

My Super Easy (Under $15) Summer Makeup for Older Women Tutorial (Featuring CYO)

One of the most common myths that surround women over 60 is that makeup is no longer a part of our lives nor do we still have the desire to look as good as we feel.

This misconception is one that makes some women our age balk at the idea of visiting beauty and skin care stores. Do not let foolish ideas such as these keep you from doing what you want! Read More

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)
5 days ago

3 Fashion Over 50 Challenges We All Face (Plus 2 We Only Imagine)

Contrary to popular myths, mature women today DO care about what they look like, style, fashion, and makeup. We care about our appearance every bit as much as younger women do, perhaps even more so! Read More

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

Is a Fixed Mindset Holding You Back from Better Fitness After 50?
2 days ago

Is a Fixed Mindset Holding You Back from Better Fitness After 50?

In my former career, I had the privilege of interviewing Dr. Carol Dweck, professor of psychology at Stanford University and author of Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Read More

Vitality and Energy: Why You Need Them Both After 60!
3 days ago

Vitality and Energy: Why You Need Them Both After 60!

We all want to maintain our health and age well. Whilst energy levels can dip and dive, did you know that vitality will always sustain you? Read More

Sleep Tight: 10 Tips to Improve Your Health Through Solid Sleep
4 days ago

Sleep Tight: 10 Tips to Improve Your Health Through Solid Sleep

I’m nearly 70, and I figure I’ve spent over 203,000 hours of my life snoozing. That’s 8,500 24-hour days, 1200 weeks, 300 months, or 25 solid years of sleep. Call me Rip Van Winkle. I’ve loved every minute of it. Read More

Too Much Sitting? Health Consequences Are Comparable to Smoking!
5 days ago

Too Much Sitting? Health Consequences Are Comparable to Smoking!

Is sitting the new smoking?

A 2014 article in the New York Times described research by Dr. Levine of Mayo Clinic identifying sitting as a “lethal” activity with many of the same health consequences as smoking. That led to headlines such as Sitting Is the New Smoking,and a public health push to get moving more throughout the day. 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 weeks 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 weeks 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?
3 weeks 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 weeks 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!

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time
3 days ago

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time

Have you ever thought about how much money is spent on hotel rooms that barely get used while we travel? Would you travel more if your room and board was covered? Today we will talk with author, fashion expert, and the self-proclaimed “Queen of Ageing Disgracefully”, Penelope Whitely as she shares her best tips on how to become a world-travelling house-sitter. Enjoy the show! Read More

Do You Know Your Own City? 5 Benefits You Can Gain from Taking a Walking Tour
1 week ago

Do You Know Your Own City? 5 Benefits You Can Gain from Taking a Walking Tour

I love to travel. Yet because I have someone at home undergoing medical treatments, it’s been hard to leave town. Instead, I’ve been booking walking tours in my hometown of Los Angeles. Read More

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

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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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!

Always Dreamed of Writing a Book in Your 60s? Prepare Well and Find the Perfect Writing Space
21 hours ago

Always Dreamed of Writing a Book in Your 60s? Prepare Well and Find the Perfect Writing Space

If you have decided, now that you’re in your 60s, that this is a good time to finally write the book you’ve been promising for so many years you’ve lost count, you have to start with some very basic questions: how, why, where, and when? Read More

How Gazingus Pin Awareness Can Save You Big Bucks After 60
22 hours ago

How Gazingus Pin Awareness Can Save You Big Bucks After 60

Taxes aren’t handled the same worldwide. As tax time in the US has recently come and gone, my blood pressure will stabilize and profound sighs diminish. Now it’s a good time to concentrate on another money issue – namely, what we buy. Read More

Is Living in a Retirement Community Right for You? Here’s How to Find Out!
2 days ago

Is Living in a Retirement Community Right for You? Here’s How to Find Out!

A few years ago, I began thinking about how I would choose to live if I could live any way that I wanted to. Read More

The “Commons Way” of Living Can Help Us Adjust to Changing Times
4 days ago

The “Commons Way” of Living Can Help Us Adjust to Changing Times

By  •  Lifestyle

I was reading about the role of the “commons” around the world when I learned that Canada is warming up at twice the speed of other countries, and the Arctic is warming up three times faster. Read More

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

How to Stop Complaining So That You Can Get More from Life After 60
2 days ago

How to Stop Complaining So That You Can Get More from Life After 60

By  •  Mindset

Once, a friend of mine asked me, “What are you giving up for Lent?” And although I’m not Catholic, I liked the idea of giving up something that doesn’t fit with who I want to be, so I had a ready answer for her. Read More

Why We Don’t Have to Live with Fear in Our 60s
3 days ago

Why We Don’t Have to Live with Fear in Our 60s

We don’t have to live with fear! Many people may say they do not fear anything, and so they speak and defend themselves in all situations. They state they have no fear phobias, but in truth, the fears or worries that go into daily living cause us the most stress. Read More

Transitions Offer Opportunities for Late Bloomers – Do You Care to Explore Them?
6 days ago

Transitions Offer Opportunities for Late Bloomers – Do You Care to Explore Them?

I’m separating from the man I’ve been partners with since my 20s. The last few months have been very difficult. My living arrangements are unsettled, so my habits and routines are jumbled. Read More

4 Ways Keeping a Journal Can Help You to Find Happiness
7 days ago

4 Ways Keeping a Journal Can Help You to Find Happiness

Like many women my age, I spend hours in front of my computer every day. As the founder of Sixty and Me, it’s rare for me to type fewer than 2000 words before lunch. But, despite the fact that I am completely comfortable with technology, I still love my leather bound journal.

There is something about putting pen to paper that takes me to another world and makes all of my fears and worries fade away, if only for a moment. Do you feel the same? 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!