Dating older men blogs

To call these women “cougars” has a predatory connotation that is not accurate, considering these younger men are just as eager as the women to initiate the age-gap romance.

A common rule of thumb when it comes to dating is that it’s OK to be interested in someone who is half your age, plus seven years.

However, the rise of the "older woman-younger man" relationship has loosened this relationship convention and instead celebrates the age-gap romance.

This affirms the stereotype that younger women do seek older men because they tend to be emotionally mature, have more financial freedom, and have an established career that lets them devote more time to a relationship and fatherhood.

Shifting back to the older woman-younger man relationship dynamic, it has garnered a collective gasp from society.

Dating coaches take a more positive stance on dating after 60.

They explain that a change in mindset is essential for women over 60 who want to find romance.

After all, “age ain’t nothing but a number.”Source: Agnew CR and Lehmiller JJ.

Commitment in Age-Gap Heterosexual Romantic Relationships: A Test of Evolutionary and Socio-Cultural Predictions.

Social media has opened wonderful doors of connection, so, don’t be afraid to look up a single high school friend and even consider attending your next reunion or class event.

Use Linked In to casually say hi to interesting men you’ve met at events.

Similar to their younger male counterparts, younger women have reflected this interest in older men.

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