And what I've found is that dating over 50 is just insane!
The grown-up dating game has never been more interesting and challenging. This contributes to more single Americans than at any other time in our country's history. Next I tried a site where they do pre-screening -- Perfect Match.com, the site featured in the movie "Must Love Dogs". After hours of completing my profile and their detailed matching assessment, Perfect Match matched me with one prospect in the 3 months I was a member.
My last experience was with -- the latest, supposedly most inclusive online dating site.
It helps you get real clear -- again -- on what works and what's non-negotiable for you in a relationship.
If someone doesn't measure up, don't settle for less than what you want. Lighten Up When I was young, I took the whole dating thing so seriously.
So I'm less wedded -- not to make a pun -- to the end result and more to the journey in a relationship. For instance, keep your email private which the top online dating sites always do for you.
I've also accepted that sometimes I meet someone who just not that into me. If you decide to talk with someone on the phone, call them and *67 before you dial their number so your phone number isn't revealed.There are books, CDs, coaches, courses and any number of other resources available elsewhere.But save yourself some money and use Alisa's article to get the lay of the land as you venture onto the over 50 dating scene.So what do you do when you're single and want to meet someone interesting and emotionally available? I've been known to think finding the right guy at this time in life, online or otherwise, was akin to pigs flying, or a snowball coolly sipping an iced latte in hell.Just listen to me rant about my recent adventures on and you'll see why I might be excused for thinking that. I have a dear guy friend who recently reconnected with a college love interest. , guest author Dee Frazier agrees that single women over 50 should get back in the dating game but maybe with a different mindset.I have to admit that when I read her article I was amazed that only 3 people had commented -- and one was a man! Maybe it's just me but I like to have a second opinion if I'm really interested in someone.