"And actually, he's the best thing that ever happened to me," she confessed. "Always make sure that you have confidence in yourself," the star encouraged."You have something to offer – and if they can't see it, someone else will." Similarly, Kate said it is important to stay on the lookout for people who will compliment "the confidence the first 40 or 50 years of life have brought you".Openness to Change After many years of learning and accomplishment, many middle-aged people believe they should remain true to their present selves – which is fine, unless that belief translates into resisting change.
First dates are a most daunting thing, especially if we haven’t been on the circuit for quite some time.
And, hopefully at our age, we are certainly looking to eliminate the silly games in which people seem to revel well into their 30s.
The romance and fashion magazines would have us believe that we must engage in the ancient art of deception to woo the woman of our dreams.
One sixty-year-old man I talked to was told three separate times by three different women that he furrowed his brow when listening, giving the impression of displeasure and disapproval. The Benefits of Middle Age Advancing age does not mean increased urgency after a breakup.
His solution: be himself – minus the furrowed brow. It is important to keep in mind that other, similar-aged people are also looking for romance.
If there is something that is a little bit odd or doesn't feel right, listen to it." The star has been married to Derek Draper since September 2005 Kate – who will celebrate her landmark 50th birthday in May – recently opened up about her own 11-year marriage to former Labour advisor Derek, who she met through a mutual friend at GMTV. I think he was a bit disappointed when I turned up because Andrea's gorgeous!