I just turned 60 years old on April 20. Why am I smiling? Because I have reason to celebrate! Yes, this is an important milestone that every one doesn’t gets to reach. I am blessed with family and friends who love me and I love them back.
Why shouldn’t a woman celebrate turning 60 years young? If you are in your sixties, here are some reasons why you should be breaking out the confetti and party hats EVERY YEAR:
You’ve Got Wisdom for Days
Let’s face it, by the time you’re 60, you’ve seen some things. You’ve been around the block, survived a few crises, and probably have some pretty killer stories to tell. And all that life experience has given you some serious wisdom and insight.
You have Accomplished so Much
As a woman in your 60s, you have probably achieved a lot, whether it’s in your career, personal life, or both. It’s time to give yourself a pat on the back and celebrate all those accomplishments. You go, girl!
New Adventures Await
Just because you’re 60 doesn’t mean your adventure days are over. If anything, they’re just beginning! Retirement means you can finally pursue those hobbies you’ve been putting off, or travel to all those places you’ve been dreaming about. The world is your oyster, so get out there and enjoy it. I travel regularly to destinations all over the world.
Health is Wealth
Okay, yes, aging can be scary. The 60s can also be a time to focus on good health and taking care of yourself. By making healthy choices and prioritizing self-care, you can enjoy many more years of feeling your best.
You are an Influencer
More than likely, you have either raised your kids or helped to raise or nuture others. Yes, YOU have been an influence on someone’s life. So, feel good about the fact that you been able to share your experiences, including your wins and losses, to help someone else.
Gratitude is the Attitude
Celebrating the 60s is an opportunity to express gratitude for all the people and experiences that have made your life awesome. Whether it’s your family, friends, or coworkers, take a moment to thank them for being a part of your journey, NOW. The next day is not promised.
Fashion is Your Friend
The 60s is a time to let fashion help showcase your amazing personality. It is okay to experiment with different shapes and color schemes. Try new fashion accessories such as hats, scarves, and chunky jewelry to accentuate your style. You are in your 60s. Go for it. There are more fashion choices for curvy mature women than ever before. Want to know basic wardrobe essentials in your 60s? Read our post here.
So there you have it, ladies. Don’t be afraid to party like it’s 1960-something and celebrate your 60s. It’s a milestone to marvel.
Place in the comments how you celebrate your 60s.
Until Next Time
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