Today’s News: Baby Boxes for Scottish Moms and Websites Attacked in U.S. | 10-22-16

I know that it’s been a while since any of our own children were small. That said, since we all care about the future generations, today, I’d love to share a feel good story about a plan to provide “baby boxes” to moms in Scotland.

Join us as we discuss this story plus yesterday’s attacks on Twitter, Netflix and PayPal, the ongoing fighting in Iraq, the approach of Typhoon Haima, a feel good story about a 94-year-old’s unique retirement and much more!

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! I’ll also announce who won the beautiful scarf that I mentioned yesterday.

Here are the questions to go with today’s news.

What are you doing this weekend? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I mentioned on today’s news show.

Scotland to Give All Expecting Mothers Boxes of Baby Supplies

http://www.forbes.com/sites/carolynrosenblatt/2016/10/21/a-happy-man-94-describes-his-version-of-retirement/#8d7dbaa31b32

Today’s News: Increasing Your Metabolism After 60 and Election Madness | 10-21-16

Like many women in the community, I am dedicated to getting in the best possible shape in the coming years. It’s not that I want to look a certain way… I’m way over that! Rather, I want to have the energy and strength to get the most from life after 60. So, today, I’d like to share 7 tips that I found for increasing your metabolism at any age.

Join us as we discuss this story plus the madness of the U.S. election, a 6.6 magnitude earthquake in Japan, a Turkish air raid in Syria and an article about rediscovering the thrill of life after 60.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me! I also have a special gift to announce at the end of the show, so, please stick with me until the end.

Here are the community questions to go with today’s news:

Where do you go when you want to think or be inspired? What are your favorite special places in your town, city or state? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I discussed on today’s news show.

Rediscovering the Thrill of Life after 60

https://www.powerofpositivity.com/metabolism-fat-burning/

Today’s News: Happiness Tips from 92-Year-Old Mrs. Jones and Debate Drama | 10-19-16

Here’s today’s news. What are the keys to happiness at any age? 92-year-old Mrs. Jones has some amazing tips.

Join us as we discuss her story plus all the drama from last night’s presidential debate, a planned mission to Mars, the ceasefire in Yemen, WikiLeaks’ Internet woes and much more.

I’ll also announce the winners of yesterday’s face mask give-a-way and discuss about our most talked about article in ages.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the community questions to go with today’s news.

What are you grateful for in your life? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And here are the links that I discussed on today’s news program:

Getting Older Isn’t All Ice-Cream and Sprinkles

Today’s News: Grandma Gatewood, the Final Presidential Debate and Typhoon Haima | 10-19-16

Here’s today’s news. I’d like to start today by talking about Grandma Gatewood, the first woman to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail. I personally found her story so inspiring and I hope that you do too!

Join us as we discuss this story plus the quiet before the political storm that will be the final presidential debate this year, the approach of Super Typhoon Haima, the plan to close the jungle migrant camp, an update on the situation in Mosul in Iraq and much more!

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Oh, and I will also announce the winner of the beautiful scarf that I mentioned yesterday. So, stay tuned for that!

Here is the community question to go with today’s news.

What is the most beautiful place in the world that you have ever visited? What new place do you still want to visit above all others? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the articles that I mentioned on today’s news show.

Backpacking, conclusion–for now (click on this title to view entire post)

Today’s News: 12 Habits of Happy People and 20 Days Until U.S. Election | 10-17-16

Have you ever wondered why some people are happier than others? I have! It is something in our genes? Is happiness something that happens to us? Or, can we get out there and find it? The truth, of course, is probably somewhere in the middle. So, today, I’d like to talk about 12 habits of happy people.

Join us as we discuss this story plus the final 20 days before the U.S. election, the ongoing battle for Mosul in Iraq, a new space mission, Billboard’s decision to make Madonna their 2016 Person of the Year and much more!

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the community questions from today’s news.

Today, I’d like to invite you to introduce yourself to your Sixty and Me sisters. In addition to introducing yourself, please say hi to one other person. Can you find someone in your country or state? Does another woman in our community share your hobby? Let’s find out! Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I mentioned on today’s news program.

http://sensophy.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/12-Things-Happy-People-Do-Differently.pdf

http://www.billboard.com/articles/events/women-in-music/7541832/madonna-2016-woman-of-the-year

Today’s News: Fighting Negativity, Retaking Mosul and a China Space Mission | 10-17-16

Here’s today’s news. Do you ever find yourself struggling to deal with negative thoughts and stress? On some level, I guess we all do. Unfortunately, negative thoughts, while completely normal, can prevent us from getting the most from life after 60. So, today, I’d love to give you some tools to fight back against negativity.

Join us as we discuss this story, an important meeting between the U.K. and U.S., the mission to take back Mosul in Iraq, China’s plan to send two people into space today and much more!

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the questions from today’s news:

If there is one decision in your life that you could take back, what would it be? What one piece of advice would you give to your younger self? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I mentioned on today’s new show:

5 Ways to Dramatically Reduce Stress and Find Balance in Life After 60

https://www.powerofpositivity.com/9-signs-youre-overstressed-dont-know/

Today’s News: 10 Cheap Places to Retire, Conjoined Twins Separated and New Syria Talks | 10-15-16

Here’s today’s news. As we reach retirement age, many of us are looking for ways to make our money stretch further. Of course, there are many small things that you can do to make more money. But, what if you want to move somewhere cheaper? Today, I’d like to discuss a story about 10 cheap places to retire.

Join us as we discuss this story plus the successful separation of two conjoined twins, the latest Syria talks between Russia and the U.S., the possibility of Scotland leaving the U.K., a major storm heading for Washington state and 6 ways to slow down time after 60.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the community questions to go with today’s news.

What are you going to do this weekend to bring a little extra joy into your life? Are you going to enjoy one of your hobbies? Do you plan on seeing friends and family? Or, do you just plan on getting out into nature? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I mentioned on today’s news:

http://www.nextavenue.org/6-ways-to-slow-down-time/

http://money.usnews.com/money/retirement/articles/2016-10-12/the-10-best-places-to-retire-with-only-a-social-security-check

Today’s News: 21 Kidnapped Girls Released, Thailand in Mourning and Preventive Healthcare | 10-14-16

Here’s today’s news. I’d like to take a break from the U.S. election today to catch up on what’s going on in the world.

Join us as we discuss the release of 21 kidnapped girls in Nigeria, the passing of the King of Thailand at age 88, an exchange of strong words between the Turkish President and the Prime Minister of Iraq, an update on Bob Dylan winning the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature and some preventative healthcare tips we should all consider.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the community questions to go with today’s news:

Are you a fan of Bob Dylan? What is your favorite song? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And here are the links that we discussed on today’s news:

3 Tips To Keep You Busy When You Don’t Have A Saturday Night Date

10 Healthy Habits for Seniors to Keep

Today’s News: We’re Going to Mars and Myths About Aging | 10-13-16

Here’s today’s news. Do you remember when, in 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced the goal of putting a man on the moon? Well, now, President Obama has set a goal of getting us to Mars by 2030. Personally, I think he’s being a bit conservative on the timing, but, we’ll see!

Join us as we discuss this story plus the next round of Syria talks between the U.S. and Russia, another attack in Afghanistan, a referendum to oust President Maduro in Venezuela, David Cameron’s new job and a feel good story about fighting aging myths.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the questions to go with today’s news.

What historical figures or TV stars would you like to see made into action figures? Who are your personal heroes? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

And, here are the links that I discussed on today’s news show.

Eight Great Myths of Aging

Today’s News: Flooding in NC, Political Storms and Memory Boosting Tips | 10-12-16

Here is today’s news. One of our biggest priorities as we get a little older is keeping our brains healthy. So, in addition to today’s news, I would like to share 10 ways to boost your memory.

Join us as we discuss this story, plus the latest on the U.S. election, Vladimir Putin’s decision to cancel his trip to Paris, the recent riots at South African Universities, the flooding in North Carolina and a surprising political decision in Australia.

Come join us for a cup of tea (or coffee) and a chat. And, if you enjoy the show, please tell one friend about us today. Your support means so much to me!

Here are the community questions to go with today’s news:

Has your life turned out the way that you expected it to? What have you learned from the unexpected twists and turns that your life has taken? Please join the conversation and tell one other woman about Mornings with Sixty and Me today. The more the merrier!

Here are the links that I mentioned on today’s news:

http://www.lifehack.org/382336/10-ways-help-boost-your-memory