That's important to keep in mind when you commit to dating a guy who is significantly younger than you.Karen, who eventually ended up marrying her younger guy, found that the biggest issue stemmed from him not being as mentally ready for commitment.According to Lisa, single men over 60 want women who are in touch with their feminine side. Lisa mentions that this is often the case, but, not for the reasons that many of us assume.Men are not always looking for a younger body to cuddle up next to.This is something to think about when you are considering dating a younger guy (or any guy for that matter).“I never thought I’d date a younger guy. When I started dating someone younger than me, I assumed there would be some big differences.
To get a view into the male mind after 60, I sat down with dating coach, Lisa Copeland for a quick chat.Many women, including myself, spent most of their lives competing with men – at work, in social situations and even at home.Now, as we reach our 60s, it’s difficult to put our swords down and just relax a bit. Lisa and I also discuss the perception that men only want to date younger women.More important is that fact that younger women are more willing to show their feminine side to win a man’s heart.Of course, they don’t have our experience, or our battle scars for that matter, but, this is beside the point. Or, you may decide that she is right, but, that finding a partner is just not worth the trouble.“It took him a while to even say he was in a committed relationship,” shares Karen.She had to bring up the topic of a relationship more often than anticipated.That said, age gaps have been proven to cause some unique challenges and complications.Like, for example, reminiscing about pop culture phenomena from your childhood.In our interview, I asked Lisa this question directly and she gave me a simple answer.Single men in their 60s are looking for a woman who is feminine and is willing to help them feel like a man.