Social media has opened wonderful doors of connection, so, don’t be afraid to look up a single high school friend and even consider attending your next reunion or class event.
Use Linked In to casually say hi to interesting men you’ve met at events.
Bette Davis once said that getting old is not for sissies.
Well, many women would argue that the same comment applies to dating after 60.
Online dating fills a gap for women who are more uncomfortable meeting new people in person.
There are lots of choices, like Match.com, where you can freely browse hundreds of profiles.
He may say “my wife and I…” and that’s totally fine.
There should be no expectations when meeting new people. You can join groups for everything you can possibly imagine including hiking, art, photography, travel or dining out.
If you don’t have a dog, perhaps you can borrow one from a friend.
If you have a grandchild, take them for a walk or buy them ice-cream at a local cafe. The most important dating guideline is to simply do things you love.
So what’s a midlife woman who was raised in a world where men were “supposed” to make the first move do?
Here are a few ideas to help you get the hang of dating after 60.
For example, three simple ideas for creating dating opportunities include smiling genuinely, approaching men first and learning the art of flirting.