'" says Amanda of her 29-year-old boyfriend, Sebastian."So I think his tastes tend to run toward maturity." Younger men have grown up in a society that's increasingly progressive when it comes to sexual preferences, explains Alpert.So earlier this year, when the rumor mill buzzed that J.Lo, 47, was reportedly romantically involved with Drake, 30, critics lost their collective minds, slinging insults like "cradle robber" and "desperate." It all felt so petty, especially considering she's dated younger men for We talked with three different women about their experiences dating younger men to share what it's REALLY like."Discussing it can highlight differences in wants and needs, but it's better to learn those things sooner rather than realize there's a lack of compatibility when you're deeper into it."Danielle and Jeremy's age difference have an effect on their parenting roles.Because Jeremy is still building his career, he has less flexibility in his job and he can't spend as much time at home as he'd like."We've become less judgmental, clearing the path for young people to pursue relationships once considered taboo." Sure, there are moments when Amanda feels insecure about being the oldest woman in the room—mostly, she says, when that room is full of Sebastian's friends' girlfriends, who are all his age or younger.(One of them, she recalls, asked her a series of questions that were clearly in pursuit of calculating her age.) But the fact that Sebastian reassures her—"He shows me that he's proud to be with me by being physically affectionate with me in public," she says—makes it easy for her not to dwell on those thoughts.
"That's a big deal because time equals experience equals confidence," says Kim, who found her calling early, while Drew switched professions a few years ago, making the gap in their professional accomplishments—and salaries—feel even wider. Depositing equal sums into a shared account each year—and tapping their individual savings to surprise each other with dates and vacations.On the flip side, Danielle says, "There are benefits to having a younger husband—he has so much energy!He can keep up with our toddler." "He's someone who looks at a picture of Sharon Stone and says, 'Wow, she's hot!It’s often said that age is just a number, so as long as the lower number in your pairing is legal, go forth with courage.“I hear from lots of people looking for love, unsuccessfully, that they’ve got a restrictive list of ‘filters,’ including age,” relationship expert April Masini told Fox News.Tracking.track Image Shares('Facebook', '853260', '/2017/06/truths-dating-someone-younger-illustration-cassandra-calin-2-594b639298bb5__605.jpg', ''); return false;" 0) window.open('https:// Config.panda Base Url '/close.html'), 'facebook-share-dialog', 'width=626,height=436'); Bored Panda.