Perks of dating older men
After seeing photos of Katie Couric and her hot, significantly younger boyfriend, we were curious whether this whole dating-a-younger-man trend is healthy for womankind.After all, Demi and Ashton (15 years apart) seem happy.And, despite their recent breakup, Susan Sarandon...
With women, this emotional component is very important when it comes to good sex. and someone who can keep you active and vibrant "Some older people feel younger at heart than their contemporaries, and like to date people who are as active as we are," says Tessina.
"Chronological age doesn't always reflect either physical capability or emotional maturity."Build a Stay-Young-and Healthy Workout But it could backfire if..."Sometimes an age difference is a mentoring relationship where the older person advices the younger one on life or career," says Tessina "This can backfire when the younger person decides he or she has learned enough, and wants to move on."The Better-Sex Handbook Both Fisher and Tessina agree that there are also benefits to dating older men (financial resources and more life experience) as well as men similar in age to yourself (you went through the same social, political, and cultural events and this can foster a sense of mutual understanding and connection). "No matter the arbitrary numbers difference in your ages, if you are getting along, you have good communication and problem-solving, and you love each other, that's a precious thing, and far more important than any age difference could be," says Tessina.
"If other people have a problem with it, it's their problem."Bonus: Secrets to a Long Happy Life Have you ever dated a significantly younger or older man?
George Clooney and his new wife, Amal Alamuddin, are the talk of the town.
But, it’s not all good things, as there's also talk about their “bizarre” age gap: him 53, her 36.