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3 Common Online Dating Mistakes Women Over 50 Make

Lisa Copeland | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

The reason I'm such a strong advocate for online dating is because I know it's the easiest place to meet single men over 50. The problem is, no one gives you the rules for being successful with it. In fact, I've found three common mistakes women over 50 consistently make that end up totally frustrating them in their search for Mr. Right. It's time to change that.

10 Behaviors That Will Lead You To Mr. Right

Lisa Copeland | Posted 06.03.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

For most women, finding the right guy after 50 can be frustrating and tiresome. As a Dating Coach, I've found the women who get out there and have fun dating have these 10 behaviors in common that I want to share with you today.

Why We Won't Hold Our Breath for George Clooney's Wedding

Lisa Copeland | Posted 05.13.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Bad boy types are the fun men. But as a woman over 50, when you look to your future for a committed relationship, do you want a playful George who is all about George, or do want a kind, compassionate quality man, who is all about pleasing and loving you?

10 Reasons Why Don Draper Is Not the Man For You

Lisa Copeland | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Don is the ultimate bad boy: slick, sophisticated, rich and fun. He's also a terrible husband who is only totally committed to himself. There are lots of men out there in real life just like Jon Hamm's character. Let's face it; If you're like most women, you probably love the infamous bad boy.

5 Behaviors That Turn Men Off -- And How To Change Them

Lisa Copeland | Posted 05.10.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

If you're struggling with getting first or second dates, or men say they find you intimidating, here are five behaviors that are turning men off -- and how to change them.

The 4 Words Every Man Wants To Hear From A Woman

Lisa Copeland | Posted 04.01.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Back when you were in your teens or early 20s, you probably didn't date all that much. In an environment like high school or college, you were surrounded by men and women who were single and young just like you were. When you found someone, you hung out and really got to know each other before you fell in love and chose to marry.

8 Tips That Will Have Men Begging You For A Date

Lisa Copeland | Posted 03.13.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

As a dating coach, I speak with amazing women over 50 daily about their dating lives. They communicate the desperation they are feeling about ever finding a good man to share their lives with.

5 Ways To Enjoy The Holidays Without A Special Someone

Lisa Copeland | Posted 02.16.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Holidays are tough for singles, especially when you're over 50. It seems like everyone out there is a couple or a family celebrating the holidays together. What's even harder is they all look so happy. You end up feeling like you're the only one in the world left out of all this holiday cheer.

3 Reasons Why A Great Date Does A Vanishing Act

Lisa Copeland | Posted 02.09.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

When Elana met Mike, his good looks took her breath away. He looked so handsome in his black pants, white shirt and sport coat. She couldn't believe how nice he had dressed for a date with her. She loved that he so wanted to impress her. A mutual friend had introduced them so she felt comfortable with Mike's suggestion that he pick her up.

The Phrase That's Included In Almost Every Online Dating Profile

Lisa Copeland | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Gentlemen, how many of you include this phrase, 'No drama queens wanted,' in your online dating profile? Ladies, how many times have you seen those words? Have you ever wondered if that applies to you?

7 Rules For Online Dating Profile Pix That Get You Noticed

Lisa Copeland | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

You know the saying... A picture is worth a thousand words. This is especially true when it comes to online dating sites. Like it or not, we are visual beings. That's why it is so important to have a great picture representing the real you online. It is the key for opening the door to being contacted on dating sites.

3 Things Every Woman Needs To Understand About Men

Lisa Copeland | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Some women love being around men. If you are one of them, I'm sure you've noticed how different a man's energy is from the feminine energy of your girlfriends. Yet for many women, it's easy assume men think and act like women... just with different bodies.

Ladies, Here's How to Find Love Based On The ABC Hit Show, Scandal

Lisa Copeland | Posted 11.24.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Whether or not you're a Scandal fan, there is a lot to learn from the characters in this show when it comes to finding and keeping men and relationships in your life.

5 Reasons Dating Doesn't Work For Post 50s

Lisa Copeland | Posted 11.12.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Hollywood has done a number on your psyche when it comes to romance and finding love. Falling in love is easy. It's based on hormonal highs that make you feel like this special person in your life is magical and perfect for you.

Are You Trying To Find Your Own Davy Jones?

Lisa Copeland | Posted 10.27.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Remember how gorgeous Davy Jones was? Did you have a crush on him like I did? Davy Jones passed away last year (may he rest in peace). In the few years before that, do you remember seeing pictures of him? How did you feel about Davy Jones at 60? How about Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones?

The One Thing No One Ever Tells You About Sex

Posted 08.14.2013 | Fifty

Here's the thing no one tells you about sex: It changes. The same moves and tricks that brought you and your partner pleasure in your 20s and 30s aren...

17 Things You Should Never Say To Someone Over 50

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 07.25.2013 | Fifty

There are just some things that are best left unsaid, especially when you're talking to someone over 50. A seemingly innocent enough observation -- "H...

Why Bad Boys Should Finish Last

Lisa Copeland | Posted 09.14.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Most women, no matter what age they are, love a Bad Boy. This is why most men believe that nice guys finish last. And truthfully, they usually do because a Bad Boy like George has the ability to make a woman feel alive.

'Was I Really That Old?'

Gary Nelson | Posted 08.26.2013 | Fifty
Gary Nelson

The longer I live, the more introspective I seem to become. Now, when I say, I really fall for someone with a great sense of humor, I actually mean it. I used to say that in my 20s because it sounded mature and thoughtful, not necessarily because I believed it to be true.

'I Became A Prisoner Of My Weight'

Tira Harpaz | Posted 08.19.2013 | Fifty
Tira Harpaz

I've lost 50 pounds in the past year, and it's just plain hard. I'm not on any special diet, I don't have a personal trainer, and I'm terrified every minute that I'll backslide like I have in the past.

10 Dating Turnoffs Women Over 50 Should Never Do

Lisa Copeland | Posted 08.18.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

After speaking with a lot of men over 50, I've come up with these top 10 dating turnoffs you might be doing.

4 Things Post 50 Dads Really Need On Father's Day

Lisa Friedman Bloch and Kathy Kirtland Silverman | Posted 08.14.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Friedman Bloch and Kathy Kirtland Silverman

You need to realize that being a father is an important aspect of manhood. It's essential to a man's self-esteem and sense of worth. That respect makes him feel strong, powerful and invulnerable. But respect isn't a given; it has to be earned every day. And that's hard, since there is so much men can't control, especially at midlife.

8 Things Post 50 Men Should Never Do While Dating

Lisa Copeland | Posted 07.24.2013 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Here's a heads up for the post 50 single men out there... We ladies are so excited when you choose us as the "girl" you want to meet. Hours before our date with you, we are worrying whether you'll like us. Our bedroom floor is littered with clothes as we look for just the perfect outfit to impress you. Then the date happens and sometimes we're bewildered by who we meet.

The Midlife Crisis Move That Shook Me Out Of A Midlife Funk

Posted 05.22.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue How getting an earring shook me out of a funk by letting me play pirate and discover the treasure buried deep inside By...

How I Embraced The Brave New Digital World

Tira Harpaz | Posted 07.19.2013 | Fifty
Tira Harpaz

Twitter, Instagram, Reddit, Pinterest. Everywhere I go, I am buffeted by references to cutting-edge websites, the latest iPhone apps and our brave new digital world. But what's out there for the over-50 set, and do we really need to fully embrace modern technology?