One reader said that she dates guys who are older because she just can't deal with dudes her own age. He never judges me."The older-guys-are-more-mature thing came up a lot (even if science doesn't necessarily shore that up)."All they talk about is immature stuff like boobs, boobs, and boobs," she told us. It really does depend on the individual person, but aside from numerical age, other girls mentioned that life experience was a factor in who they decided to date, and that they might be more interested in someone older because he was already in college, had a cool job, or an awesome internship.These days the idea of young women dating older – often significantly older - men barely raises an eyebrow. A long stints in an asylum for the criminally insane? But just because she hasn’t shared a similar experience, don't feel that she wouldn't relate to your life or your issues; open up and you never know what wisdom she could offer.But just because you were her age once, it doesn’t mean that dating a young woman is always plain sailing. Whatever the age gap, here’s how to date a younger women successfully. Youth might imply less experience, but it doesn’t mean a lack of empathy, nous and emotional intelligence.
With all that drive comes a lot of time we don’t get to share together.Dating an older man can teach you a lot, especially about yourself (and what you do and don’t want in a partner), but it’s not always the easiest of relationships. Just in case you’re thinking of getting serious with a fella quite a few years older or even decades older than you, here are a few things you might want to keep in mind before you get it crackin’.Depending on how old the man you’re seeing is, he might have certain goals he’s trying to finish accomplishing.There are also some obvious perks when it comes to seeing someone who has a few years on you.Another reader told us that, as a sophomore who can't drive yet, "dating a senior means getting rides was no longer an issue!