I was married for ten years, have four beautiful boys under 9 and have a very fulfilling and successful career.
My life is happy, but I really would love to share it with someone…
Just because they are your parents and you don’t agree with them doesn’t make them dumb. Although far from perfect, they have years of experience and wisdom you don’t.
This can allow them to see the character faults in your bf/gf a whole lot easier than you, especially if you’re blinded by the deep emotions you feel for your bf/gf. They have the advantage of perspective or big picturethey realize over 90% of high school dating ends up not working out.
And then you learn that the same year you graduated college, he was wrapping up his freshman year—of high school.When it comes to dating, we all know what a struggle it is to find that perfect partner. You have all the necessary equipments to take you through the dating stage.All the check boxes are ticked, except for one – he is a divorcee.Finding someone to love who loves you in return is difficult.Learning how to deal with conflicts within that relationship can be extremely painful, as well.Dating someone younger—whether you’re two or three years his senior or are talking cougar territory—certainly can work (look at Eva Longoria and her 4-years younger beau), but being an “older woman” in a relationship does tend to come with certain perks and downfalls.