• How would you answer the question Do You Like Being Old? The answer in this post will give you some things to think about | aging| old | life after 50 | midlife | #aging #aginggracefully
    Life After 50

    Do You Like Being Old?

    When asked “Do you like being old?” what would your answer be? As I’ve aged, I’ve become kinder to myself, and less critical of myself. I’ve become my own friend.. I have seen too many dear friends leave this world too soon; before they understood the great freedom that comes with aging. Whose business is it if I choose to read or play on the computer until 4 AM or sleep until noon? I will dance with myself to those wonderful tunes of the 60 &70’s, and if I, at the same time, wish to weep over a lost love .. I will. I will walk the beach in a…

  • Homemade Hand Sanitizer made with alcohol, aloe vera gel and essential oils. Combat cold, flu and coronavirus #handsanitizer
    Beauty,  Children,  Health,  Life After 50

    Homemade Hand Sanitizer

    We will show you how to make your own homemade hand sanitizer that works just as well as the store bought types. With it being cold and flu season, many people add hand sanitizer to their shopping lists. Now add in the Coronavirus outbreak, and most of the stores, even Amazon in some instances, are completely sold out of hand sanitizer. Older adults, children and people with compromised immune systems are the ones that are at the greatest risk of not being able to fight off colds, flu and Coronavirus (if they became infected). The best thing we can all do is make sure to wash our hands often! Very…

  • We will reveal the one thing you can do to keep yourself young. If you are midlife 50 plus 60s and up we will show you an anti aging secret for free #aging
    Life After 50

    Do This One Thing To Help Keep Yourself Young

    I am going to share a secret with y’all. If you do this one thing everyday or at least every couple days you will be sure to help keep yourself young. Oh, and you will even enjoy it. It seems everyone is looking for the fountain of youth these days. You see ads everywhere for anti aging creams, drugs, natural supplements and even surgeries that will keep us looking and feeling young. It’s become a multi billion dollar industry. Us *Boomer’s and *Gen X’rs are the ones these companies are marketing to because they are the ones that are (usually) well established and making a great share of the money.…

  • Did You Just Give A Hacker Your Password? Find out why you should be careful when taking those "innocent quiz's" on Facebook! With so many accounts getting hacked not only on social media but bank accounts, credit cards as well as big corporations, you really need to do everything possible to protect not only your accounts but your identity. | identity theft | hacking | passwords | how to hack an account | social media | #hacking #identitytheft
    Help,  Life After 50,  Tips

    Did You Just Give A Hacker Your Password?!?!

    Oh boy, did you just give a hacker your password?? Possibly!! With so many accounts getting hacked not only on social media but bank accounts, credit cards as well as big corporations, you really need to do everything possible to protect not only your accounts but your identity. If y’all are on social media I’m sure you’ve seen those cute little tests. You know the ones, “What’s Your Princess Name”, “What’s Your Christmas Elf Name”, the list of questions that friends are asking you to repost and fill in your answers… the list truly does go on and on. What y’all have to realize with these fun little games is…

  • What if I told you there are 5 things you can do before getting out of bed that will change your day? Would you do them? | lifestyle | sleep | hydration | stretching | yoga | smile | intentions | living your best life | gratitude | Aging | menopause | attitude of gratitude | Two Southern Sweeties | #gratitude #lifechanging
    Beauty,  Health,  Life After 50,  The Second Act

    5 Things To Do Before Getting Out Of Bed

    Two Southern Sweeties 5 Things To Do Before Getting Out Of Bed What if I told you there are 5 things you can do before getting out of bed that will change your day? Would you do them? Would you at least try doing them for a week or so? When I was younger I used to just pop out of bed and go about my day. It never occurred to me that there could be a proper or good way to start my day and that I wouldn’t even have to leave my bed to do it. Now that I am older, I try to do things at a…

  • younger clearer brighter skin at home
    Beauty,  Health,  Life After 50,  Tips

    Younger, Clearer, Brighter Skin At Home?? Yes!!

    Younger skin in the privacy of your own home? Yes {{ Our blog posts contain affiliate links. These don’t cost you anything, but they allow us to continue running this site and providing free content for our readers.} Most every woman, and some men, that I know are looking for that little something that will make them look younger. As we get older our skin starts to lose some of its elasticity and becomes less moist and dewy than it had been. Many of us have even more damage to our time in the sun when we were younger. Oh, and let’s not forget about adult break-outs and age spots.…

  • Now That I'm Older Here's What I've Discovered
    Humor,  Life After 50,  Life Lessons

    Now That I’m Older Here’s What I’ve Discovered

    Now That I’m Older Here’s What I’ve Discovered is a humorous look at many things that we learn throughout our lives. As we get older we learn some very valuable lessons, some of them truly funny when you get down to it. We hope you will enjoy reading. 1. I started out with nothing, and I still have most of it. 2. My wild oats have turned into prunes and all-bran. 3. I finally got my head together, and now my body is falling apart. 4. Funny, I don’t remember being absent-minded. 5. Funny, I don’t remember being absent-minded. 6. If all is not lost, where is it? 7. It’s…

  • 21 Things Everyone Over 60 Must Read
    Life After 50,  Life Lessons

    21 Things Everyone Over 60 Must Read

    The “21 Things Everyone Over 60 Must Read” was originally sent to me by a friend. It said that most of us were between 65 and death. I personally think these 21 pieces of advice should be for those that are 60+. While I know some will not agree with all of these, I believe everyone will agree with at least one or two of them. As with our hugely popular posts 50 Things Every Woman Should Have By Age 50  and What Not To Wear After Age 50 – It Might Not Be What You Think these are just some ideas to get our minds to thinking. 1. It’s time to…