So what’s a midlife woman who was raised in a world where men were “supposed” to make the first move do?
Here are a few ideas to help you get the hang of dating after 60.
In my recent interview with dating coach, David Wygant, he suggested that men are often the ones who lack confidence and suffer from fear of rejection.
He says that older women have the power to make a connection that turns into a dating opportunity.
Meeting people at the gym has a few build in advantages.
First, any single man that you do meet at the gym is more interested than the average person in staying in shape.
If you love museums, look for special events that will draw a crowd.
If you have a passion for books, go and browse the magazines and chat with the man next to you.He may say “my wife and I…” and that’s totally fine.There should be no expectations when meeting new people. You can join groups for everything you can possibly imagine including hiking, art, photography, travel or dining out.You will find out soon enough if they are married or committed, so, for now, just be friendly and see what happens.Let single girlfriends know that you are actively looking for a relationship – maybe they know someone who is perfect for you!When you sit down, don’t immediately pull out your mobile phone or book. When you are out with a dog or young child, there is a natural and comfortable energy about you.