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Love After 50

How I Found 'The One' After 50

Antoinette Rio | Posted 02.12.2016 | Fifty
Antoinette Rio

We were in love with each other. I had found 'The One' for the first time. And the memories Tom and I shared as a couple, together, over the years, are frozen in time and keep my love warm to this day. It has been a magical ride.

What It's Really Like To Find A New Love After 50

Carol Leslie | Posted 02.12.2016 | Fifty
Carol Leslie

My cousin remarried -- just shy (by a month) of age 50 -- about three years ago. We live in different states and don't see each other, but thanks to Facebook, I feel connected and up-to-date on her life. After she met her new love, it was broadcast on Facebook like a classic, modern love story.

Finally Marrying The Love Of My Life 48 Years After Meeting HIm

Christine Gregory | Posted 02.10.2016 | Fifty
Christine Gregory

Sometimes love takes time ... and we should know. Bill and I met in kindergarten in 1962 and went to school together through high school. We always liked each other, but it wasn't until the ripe age of 53 that our orbits finally aligned and we were together, as it should have been all along!

How I Rekindled Passion With A Man I Met In Europe 32 Years Ago

Cathy Schwallie Farmer | Posted 02.08.2016 | Fifty
Cathy Schwallie Farmer

I was an adventurous 22-year-old girl back in 1981, working a few jobs in Boston and going to school on and off, when one day I decided to join my older sister on a European backpacking adventure. And so off we went, set to travel for two months.

Finding Love At 69 With A Man 20 Years Younger

Goody Niosi | Posted 02.08.2016 | Fifty
Goody Niosi

I pondered. What about the difference in our ages? It isn't unusual for a man to date a woman 20 years younger. But the other way around? Really? The more I thought about it, the more I thought, 'Why cant we have a relationship if we love each other?'

Male Dating Coach Reveals Key To Online Dating Success For Women

Ken Solin | Posted 01.11.2016 | Fifty
Ken Solin

I can't imagine recommending anything other than online dating to my clients. Sure, there are other possibilities and venues where single boomers can meet, but none equals online dating in terms of potential. I know it can feel like swimming through molasses at times but it works.

Rita Wilson: We Want To Hear Your Stories Of Finding Love After 50

Rita Wilson | Posted 01.29.2016 | Fifty
Rita Wilson

We're seeking stories of love after 50. Help us celebrate the many beautiful love stories that happen later in life.

What People REALLY Want In A Dating Partner

Renee Fisher | Posted 10.08.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Twenty-eight thousand people answered a questionnaire about heterosexual mate preferences. As with any research, researchers found that one long-held belief was supported: People with desirable traits have a stronger 'bargaining hand' and can be more selective when choosing a partner.

A Widower's 9 Tips For Getting Back Into The Dating Game

High50 | Posted 04.12.2015 | Fifty
High50

When Gord Smiley found himself single after losing his wife of 28 years, he thought dating again would be daunting. But he got in shape, learned to listen and took up skiing -- and says it worked.

AARP "Ideas@50+" San Diego Review

Jay Lickus | Posted 11.11.2014 | Fifty
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Jay Lickus

Baby Boomers, I have finally caught up from our wonderful trip to San Diego last weekend to attend the AARP "Ideas@50+" convention. First of all, I ...

An Octogenarian's Adventures In Online Dating

Dr. Natasha Josefowitz | Posted 09.10.2014 | Fifty
Dr. Natasha Josefowitz

That's really scary, I said to Heather, my 46-year-old trainer. I don't want to do this. Heather insisted, it was not about a new set of exercises that she was promoting, it was for me to get online on a dating site.

Humility and Growing Old

Jay Lickus | Posted 08.30.2014 | Fifty
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Jay Lickus

Have you gotten tired yet hearing how broken down and dysfunctional we have all become in our advancing years? If we are smart, we except our shortcomings, find a way to overcome them and move on with living our lives to the fullest.

5 Ways To Fall In Love With Your Spouse All Over Again

Next Avenue | Linda Bernstein | Posted 11.05.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Bernstein Last month my daughter got married. During the ceremony, she and her husband gazed at each other ado...

What Most 60-Somethings Just Don't Get

Nancy Alcock Hood | Posted 10.09.2013 | Fifty
Nancy Alcock Hood

Much advice has been given to 20- and 30-somethings, but at 87 years old I think it's the 60-and-over set who could use a few life lessons. And here they are...

This Secret Code Unlocked An Amazing Surprise

Posted 06.04.2013 | Weddings

A secret code helped 81-year-old Cynthia Riggs and 90-year-old Howard Attebery find love. Riggs told CBS News Friday that she and Attebery met 60 y...

Private Eye aka Cupid's Assistant

Tara Fass | Posted 06.29.2013 | Divorce
Tara Fass

It's important to thoroughly vet new suitors especially if in your guts you suspect something askew with your new Romeo's intentions.

How To Get Your Mom Dating Again, From Dr. Pepper Schwartz (WATCH)

Posted 08.16.2013 | Home

Love and relationship expert Dr. Pepper Schwartz stressed that online dating was an excellent outlet for women over 50 who are looking to ease back in...

8 Reasons Why Sex Is Better After 50

Next Avenue | Posted 09.07.2012 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Braun Levine Several recent studies have made the surprising (to them, not to me) discovery that many women ...

WATCH: Is There Love For People Over 60?, From Dr. Sue Johnson

Posted 08.21.2013 | Home

When relationship expert Dr. Sue Johnson recently joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she addressed a concern that many people have -- is it possible to ...

Why True Love In Midlife Is Better Than A Fairy Tale

Gerit Quealy | Posted 04.21.2012 | Fifty
Gerit Quealy

I took a hard look at what I learned in exploring love at midlife -- how long-term couples keep love fresh or how new midlife couples coming together manage their backstory and baggage. It was illuminating, and more inspiring than any fairy tale.

Ageless Love: It's Really Not Over Until You're Dead

Joan Casademont | Posted 04.18.2012 | Fifty
Joan Casademont

"He said that you went to school together," my mother says over the phone, long distance. "And his name is Dave," she announces victoriously, as if that is all the identification he will ever need, like "Cher."

Is Cupid On The Other Side Of Your Computer Screen?

Posted 02.08.2012 | Fifty

Online dating is booming. According to Jeffrey Hancock, assistant professor of communication and chairman of the Information Science department at Cor...

The Myth of Spontaneous Sex

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 03.12.2012 | Fifty
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Why, you may ask yourself, are you not having wild, spontaneous sex now that you and your partner have been together for five, ten, fifteen, maybe twenty or more years?

We Still Undress In The Dark, But The Sex Is Great!

Suzanne Braun Levine | Posted 01.14.2012 | Fifty
Suzanne Braun Levine

Whether we like it or not, being 50 or 60 means that we aren't in Kansas any more -- body wise. There is no way that the belt we wore in our thirties will fit, even if the hip-huggers we also wore at the time still do.

Is Sex a Drug or a Sacred Path?

Sara Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Davidson

For 4 days, we don't leave the bedroom except to eat. It did not occur to me at the time that this was excessive. I thought, as did Billy: it's the only way to fly. Not until a year later did I see what it was--a binge, a four day bender.