Posts tagged Dating
Dating in Your 40s: 5 Ways to Boost Your Confidence

Dating in your 40s...a necessary evil or a new release on life?

If you’re ‘hell yeah!’ for the latter, then this post probably isn’t for you ;).

But, if dating in your 40s is feeling a little bit like a cruel trick in life, then grab some coffee (or your drink of choice!) and allow me to boost your confidence, so you start dating from an entirely new perspective!

One of the hardest things about dating for anyone is to go into with the right frame of mind.

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How to Love Being Single

Women aren’t supposed to love being single.  It flies in the face of convention.  Society (and nosy relatives) tell women they should be coupled up or on the constant quest to find the next man in their life.

But, to love being single means you love where you are in your life, regardless of who’s in it and that, my dear, is when you are living a life of your own design where you are fully in control.

Just because you love being single doesn’t mean you don’t want to be in a relationship (it might, but the don’t necessarily go hand in hand).

The beauty of loving being single is that it frees you up to be in control of your life, your choices, your place in life, and your happiness.

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Dating in Your 40s: Why You Should Never Settle

Dating in Your 40s is a different experience than dating in your 20s.  You’ve been around the block a few times and, likely have a marriage or long term relationship (or two!), in the rear view mirror.

You know relationships are hard, and you’re acutely aware of how challenging it is to find a quality partner.

You’re also hitting the phase of life where you’re questioning life and craving more purpose and meaning in how you spend your time.  While you’re not “old,” you’re starting to become aware of the passing of time, and that likely produces thoughts of who you will be spending all that time with as you start to enter a new phase of life.

As you’re looking ahead to your 50s, 60s, etc. you don’t want to spend those years alone.

So with that perfect storm brewing, if you’re like a lot of people, when you find someone, you settle.

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Dating in Your 40s: Do a Dating Challenge!

Dating is fun.

Dating is hard.

Dating is overwhelming and scary, especially when you’re in your 40s, and you’re hitting the dating scene again.

Let’s face’re not a pimply teenager wearing rose colored glasses.

You’re a sometimes pimply, gravity challenged, 40+ woman wearing battle scars from your past forays into love.

But, despite that cold hard reality, you’re optimistic and want to believe love is out there for you (it is!).

The idea of dating to find it, however, sometimes sounds like more trouble than it’s worth.

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8 No BS Tips for Dating in Your 40's

Dating in your 40's is a different ballgame than dating in your 20's.  Regardless of whether you’ve never been married or, more than likely, you’re getting back out there after ending a marriage or a long term relationship.

Dating in your 40's doesn’t have to be a drag - it can be a lot of fun!

It’s all in how you approach it.

In fact, in my experience, it’s a LOT more fun to date in my 40s than it was in my 20s.

But, because dating is so different between now than in your past, let’s talk about a few useful tips to make the experience even more rewarding.

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