Believe it or not, lots of men want to date us -- older men, men our age and even younger men are trying to catch our eye. " Who knew that as women over 50, we'd have so many options to choose from when it came to dating men?Petersburg, FL, as she feels, “full of youth so there is nothing about a older man I find attractive.”A common thought (or myth depending on how you view the topic) that pops up when it comes to younger men dating Cougars is that the relationship is strictly based on sex.This is partially true, depending on who you ask, as Cougars are looking for men with a lot of energy.Why is it still such a sensational topic and what are the perks (and pitfalls) of entering into partnership where age knows no bounds?famously proclaimed 2009 as the year of the cougar.The now well-known term wasn’t a reference to the Chinese calendar; rather, it was a bordering-on-crass idiom coined to define 40-plus women with a predilection for younger gentlemen.Although the US-based magazine reasoned that the cougar-craze was a fad destined for cultural oblivion, the article offered up an intriguing explanation for the newfound popularity of older woman/younger man relationships.
They are women that look much younger than they are, whether through plastic surgery or staying healthy and being fit, that choose to date younger men for a variety of reasons. Lori Seeber, who was recently dubbed the Queen Cougar of Edmonton, states that most younger men (or as she calls them puppies), “take great care of themselves and go to the gym.” For her the physical attraction has to be there.Alas, Ashley’s slice-of-life spots about men and women looking to expand their sexual horizons were mainly just creepy.Still, the brand’s “Find Your Moment” tagline lowered the sleaze factor considerably from its previous theme, “Life Is Short.I shared one of those funny Facebook photos recently that said, "Madonna is 55, her boyfriend is 22. I had to laugh at the high maintenance comment I heard time and time again from these young men. Back when I was in my 40s, younger men would write me online all the time and I'd always say, "Are you looking for a mom? " They just felt younger women were too high maintenance for them and had far too much drama in their lives.She dates younger men as “men my age do not approach me.