Throw a barbecue or party in which guests bring a friend that no one in the group knows.
Sometimes it feels like the foundation of your social life is so strong that you no longer find the opportunity to meet new and exciting people.
But according to TODAY’s “This is 50” survey results, only 18 percent of single people in their 50s said they were dating.
On the positive side, the age 50-plus daters seem to be pretty darn smart when choosing a date-mate.
They are motivated by wanting to keep you safe and protected as your hero.In addition, researchers have found that a family of antidepressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) can take the winds right out of your sails.These drugs include brand names such as Prozac, Zoloft and Paxil. Put in writing what type of relationship you hope to find -- both short term and long term. Be committed to spending time daily looking for potential dates, whether online or in the real world.
I recommend setting aside at least 15 minutes each day. Realize the limiting beliefs you hold about the opposite sex may be keeping you from finding the great person out there who is waiting for you. Understand there is a difference between what Hollywood teaches you about men and women finding love and reality.