Dating tips for women in their forties
He is revealing something to which many women are blind (as they too may be preoccupied with short term and superficial qualities) …that he is wise about his wants, ready to connect with someone who is a peer and may want to travel a long exciting road with a well-matched partner.On the other hand, there are many men VERY interested in a woman in her 40s (typically because they are in their 40s too).This is a man whose behavior is also a gift of honesty.
If you’re coming out of a marriage or long-term relationship, don’t rush back into dating if you’re not emotionally ready for someone new.
This is a guest post by my friend, “Doug,” a 49 year-old who offers some great insight into dating a woman in her forties versus choosing a younger girlfriend.
The choice is yours, and there is no right or wrong answer, but Doug offers a good perspective on both.
To date successfully you can’t be holding your dinner companion responsible for the sins of an ex.
Give your date a fair chance, not comparing him to those who’ve come before. Try not to rush the get-to-know-each-other process.