He told me his name, we talked for a bit, I enjoyed his humour and was completely surprised when he asked for my phone number. Amidst all the thoughts running through my head since the moment we met, one thing was for certain. at times, being in a relationship with a younger man comes with its own set of challenges versus a relationship of similar age. Surprisingly, it may not be what you think: Having been alive longer than a younger man, older women have experienced, learned and grown from life’s trials.I know I don’t entirely look my age, especially wearing worn out pyjamas, but I was flattered he had asked. I knew I felt something very deep for him, and could feel he felt the same about me, if not deeper at the time. I am a confident woman, but I would be lying if I didn’t admit that I’m well aware of how he could easily be with a smoking hot 20-something-year-old, just as he is well aware that I could be with an older, well-established man. Older women can provide valuable advice and guidance that comes through those extra years of life.His bright green eyes mesmerized me as he introduced himself. Was I going through some weird phase in life turning 30? Knowing that he could be with a much younger female, I have come to realize what it is about me that he finds attractive.He told me he had noticed me in our building before, but we had never had a chance to meet until now. Did all 30-year-old women want to date younger men? So what is it about an older woman that a younger man would find attractive enough to make his life partner?JLo should be an inspiration to women around the world to give a younger guy a shot if he deserves it.
They have a certain amount of respect that differs from an older man.Mariah Carey, 42, has had twins with Nick Cannon–that’s a 10-year age gap. But top of the tree, as ever, is Madonna, 53, who is at least considering a marriage proposal from her 24-year-old boyfriend, Brahim Zaibat.But no one raises an eyebrow at a 29-year age gap any more. There’s on television and dating sites like Cougar It’s considered pretty normal when an older man gets involved with a younger woman.However, when a woman prefers a younger man, it’s still considered slightly taboo by some, even though we see it often enough these days.