for the ladies to be dating someone a few years younger than them too. With more and more women following their hearts and doing whatever the heck they want in terms of their dating lives, it seems as though there are more reasons than ever to go for a younger guy.
And now, thanks to several new studies, science seems to be behind it too.
In my online dating profile preferences, I’d always make the age range between “my age 1” and 45, as if going out with someone my age or one year younger were some kind of abhorrent crime.
I thought they’d match my maturity level, would “have their shit together” and would, in general, be better partners for me, the self-professed “old soul”.
But new research is beginning to indicate that when it comes to fertility, older women in relationships with younger men may have a better shot at conceiving, either naturally or with the help of a fertility doctor.
The study is good news for David Cameron, 43, and wife Samantha, 38.
He's the beneficiary of your lessons and your humor, and yes, that experience applies to the way you handle yourself in bed. Sure, we all tend to grow more opinionated as we get a little older, and some of us are young at heart and open-minded forever.
But we may be more likely to find an enthusiastic cheerleader and non-judgmental partner in a person who is on the younger side.
And what a man your own age may view as "baggage," a younger guy sees as fascinating territory you've traveled -- and you're willing to share.
Here are five fabulous reasons to date younger -- and love every minute of it! Your experience is valuable, whether you're 35 or 45 or 65.
Five years later they followed up 1,074 of the couples to see which had separated.
Using the data collected about their age, education, nationality and previous relationships, they found the factors that many of those who broke up had in common.
Think of all the things you two can discuss and you can take the lead and enjoy being the mentor.
Everything from the business world to the books you read, and the pleasures you care to indulge in during private moments.
Usually the guys were 4 or 5 years older, sometimes they were 8 or 10 years older (and I went on one date with a guy who was like, 18 years older), but they were ALWAYS older. I recently started dating a younger man – he’s four years younger than me – and honestly? Here’s why: Editor’s note: I’ve opened this post a jillion times to try to write it without sounding like “in defense of this one particular younger man I’m dating”.
I’m going to try to be objective here, but no promises.