Being married to a younger man has been a learning experience, for sure. I'm not one of those women who fear my younger spouse will ditch me eventually for a young hot babe but there are definitely some drawbacks:. The Comments: If one more person, after finding out my husband is 10 years younger, says "You GO, girl! I didn't stalk him in the bushes and drag him home to my senior assisted-living apartment.
What Do Single Men Over 60 Really Want? This Dating Coach’s Advice Will Surprise You! (Video)
What Do Single Men Over 60 Really Want? (VIDEO) | Sixty and Me
For years in western media, there was a predominant stereotype of the Russian mail-order bride — a woman who was so anxious to get out of her country that she would be willing to marry any American man who was able to pony up for a plane ticket. As with most stereotypes, that one was greatly exaggerated. Yes, in the immediate post-Soviet era, as Russia was going through some hard times the likes of which most of us haven't seen in our lifetimes, many Russian women were understandably eager to date men from other countries European ones as well as Americans who might just possibly be seen as a way of achieving a better life. As to why men were so anxious to land themselves Russian brides, apart from the appeal of the exotic, there was a perception that Russian women would be less demanding and easier to deal with than their American counterparts. Things have changed quite a bit over the past three decades, needless to say, to the point where The Moscow Times reports that most younger Russian women would prefer to date closer to home. There are still, however, some significant differences that have shaped the way we act, how we communicate, and what we expect, and these seem to be a more deeply-ingrained part of our respective nations' dating cultures. Here in the U.
Why Dating Someone Older Isn’t Always Such a Bad Idea
This week, I had someone ask if I have any blog posts with advice for women dating a man with kids. My first piece of advice? Kidding again…. Well kind of … again!
Going by the popular formula, year-olds should not be with anyone younger than 22, year-olds should go for people who are at least 27, and so on. But how many people follow this rule? First, here is a graph of the acceptable dating range for each age using the half-plus-seven rule, illustrated by data blogger Randal Olson:.