But, in order to find them, you need to face your fears, explore your passions, use your network and, most importantly, take a chance on reaching out to others. That might seem strange to hear, coming from someone who started a community of 50,000 women over 60.
Here are a few ideas for making new friends in your sixties. But, the truth is that we all feel lonely from time to time.
On the one hand, services like Skype and Facebook allow us to stay connected with friends and family throughout the world.
On the other hand, with everyone focused on clicking, it feels like “connecting” has taken on a new, softer meaning.
They shared shots form Christmas, Thanksgiving, and even the teenager's 19th birthday party in October.
Cook, who up until then was exactly two-and-a-half times her age, hashtagged their most recent snap #relationshipgoals.
Cook most recently starred in Starz's American Gods.
In our search for companionship, technology is a blessing and a curse.
She’s a talented singer but more importantly, she’s a genuine person. Cook meanwhile is unmarried and has no children, although he has been previously romantically linked to Nicole Scherzinger and Julianne Hough.
In 2015 he laughed off reports he was hooking up with the then 22-year-old Miley Cyrus.
Perhaps you enjoy the company of people who share similar political or religious beliefs.
No matter what your preferences, it pays to be conscious in your choice of friends. First, and most obviously, when you know what kinds of friends you are looking for, you can choose to engage in activities that will give you an opportunity to meet new people of your choosing.
As we age, the easy social connections that we enjoyed as schoolmates, parents and colleagues change.