Tips on dating a younger man dating after being a widow
You’ll thrive in the game of dating younger men if you can pin that down, and if you can avoid the bad behavior of your fellow 40-plus felines.
Trying to dress like you’re half your age makes you look twice your age.
Cougars are all the rage for men in their twenties through forties (although the latter are kidding themselves—they’re no young cubs).
Dating someone younger can be rejuvenating and ignite an exciting spark that’s been bogged down by past drama. Be open and flexible (literally and emotionally) to new experiences: Think cramming into a tiny music venue one night and exploring a new pocket of the city the next.
The other stuff—those moments you preface with “I’m really going to show my age here”—can get sorted later over a bottle of wine.
If you struggle with confidence, dating someone younger could bring up feelings of insecurity, notes Schatz.
“People gave us a lot of shit about that [the age gap] and still do,” Chopra Jonas told about her relationship with Nick.
“I find it really amazing when you flip it and the guy is older, no one cares and actually people like it.” Preach.