However, most women are approached by younger men, not the other way around. By not associating yourself with that term, you will erase any negative feelings toward having a relationship with a man much younger than yourself.Men are attracted to confident women regardless of their age. Younger women tend to have more insecurities as they are still figuring out their place in the world, drawn to dating “bad boys” and are more likely to play games with the men that they date.Have you considered dating a younger man, but are afraid of getting your heart broken, being humiliated and ultimately dumped for a younger woman? Our culture’s discomfort with reversing the norm of the younger woman-older man dynamic may come from a deep-rooted evolutionary instinct driving women to choose the older, wiser, more powerful alpha male over the untested young buck.Or, it could be caused by something as shallow and immediate as a woman not wanting anyone to mistake her date for her younger brother or, God forbid, her son.On the other hand, older women are already established, are more comfortable in their skin and are finished with all the BS games they played when they were younger.
We know from a lot of research that greater equality tends to make couples happier,” writes study author Dr.
If things progress into a relationship, keeping an open line of communication is essential.
The two of you must talk about your expectations, needs and fears. This will be a definite deal-breaker if you’re either past the point of having children or have no desire to have kids.
Don’t be afraid to discuss why both of you were drawn to date someone that isn’t close to your age range.
Do this when things are getting serious, not on the first or second date.