But as a woman, the odds are in your favor when you use Internet dating -- Match.com, one of the nation's largest online dating services, reports that 62 percent of its members are men. Even if you don't meet an eligible bachelor at your own shindig, becoming the hostess with the mostest will naturally get you reciprocally invited to barbecues, wine-tastings, poetry readings, etc.
And if a friend does bring along a handsome stranger to your next house party, you have ample reasons to chat him up.
More important is that fact that younger women are more willing to show their feminine side to win a man’s heart.
Of course, they don’t have our experience, or our battle scars for that matter, but, this is beside the point. Or, you may decide that she is right, but, that finding a partner is just not worth the trouble.
As a result, she knows what she’s saying, even if her advice is not always pleasant to hear. Please don’t forget to like, share and comment on the video! Please watch the video and add your thoughts in the comments section below.
Many women, including myself, spent most of their lives competing with men – at work, in social situations and even at home.
Now, as we reach our 60s, it’s difficult to put our swords down and just relax a bit. Lisa and I also discuss the perception that men only want to date younger women.
"It's becoming one of the best ways to meet people, as it allows you to sift through large numbers of people while sitting in your own home," says author Atwood.
Of course, one does have to read the ads with a skeptical eye -- the veteran online dater understands that words like "tall" and "fit" are pretty subjective. Throwing parties is one of the best ways to get yourself into the dating scene.
Also, the game playing on the bar's many TVs provides a natural conversation-starter. Find one that has games -- pool, darts, foosball -- and then challenge a flannel-shirted cutie. Guys who are really into cars tend to be very capable and good with their hands, even if they sometimes provide you with more information about your Jetta's carburetor than you really need. Online dating used to be for computer nerds and agoraphobics, but times have changed.