Dating when you re 50

Sills and Page say there are simple steps you can take to decrease dating jitters and increase the likelihood of finding the intimacy you seek.

Befriend your longing for love instead of judging it.

After all, I haven’t dated anyone other than my ex for over 30 years,” he says.

“But I took the chance and asked her, out and now I think that she may be The One.” Just comment on whatever is going on around One dating hurdle I’ve heard again and again is this: “I don’t have a clue anymore what to wear.” Many singles in their fifties often feel like they’re stuck between dressing too young — or old — for their age.

Two, it leads you away from presenting your authentic self, which is essential to true intimacy.