Did you know that half of all online dating is done by seniors? That’s right, it appears that baby boomers are really into online dating. I guess life really does begin after 40! So, are you one of the many Christian singles out there into midlife and interested in finding a date, companion or mate? There are certain many benefits to senior dating including a greater pool of potential daters in your age group, it saves a whole lot of time, is more successful than meeting people at church and is relatively inexpensive compared with going out to the clubs.
However, before trying online senior dating, checking out the following dating tips may help you have a better success rate:
Be Realistic With Your Expectations:
Remember no one is perfect but Jesus. Certainly don’t be hard on yourself, but don’t be hard on others for their imperfections.
Be Anxious for Nothing
The above comes right from scripture, and it’s a good reminder for senior daters as they gon on their first date. Just enjoy the evening and conversation and a second date, if that is in the cards, will take care of itself.
Don’t Talk About the Past:
Nothing is more of a turn off than discussing your past failed relationships (the ex-syndrome) with your new date. Instead focus on him or her and let them shine. You’ll learn more about them in the process No one likes a ball hog when it comes to conversation.
Avoid Sounding Desperate
Desperate people are scary and boring all rolled into one. Remember that independence equals attractiveness and youth, and this is all the more the case when it comes to dating.
Overall, if you as senior dating single put the above into practice, you will enjoy more dating success and have more fun at the same time.