A quick search of the major dating sites for profiles of local men over 45 reveals a shocking number of them posing bare-chested, or holding beer or fish.
Some are smiling in obvious discomfort at their bathroom mirrors as they pose for selfies. Profiles of guys in this area between 35 and 45 are just as likely to show them shirtless, although with fewer fish, more hair and more genuine smiles. Women, on the other hand, seem more likely to post candid self-portraits that were taken for other purposes—with children or dogs or during outings with friends.
She has joined hiking and biking meetup groups (free or low-cost groups that are organized online and designed for people with similar interests to get together) and can often be found in the stands at Nationals games.
But some of her adventures in online dating have been nothing short of comical: “These youngsters, like 20-something, would write, ‘I’ll be your Ashton if you’ll be my Demi,’” she says.
As a bonus, she says, her love life has become a spectator sport for her girlfriends.
“When I go out with other moms, they want to hear about my dating life. ” WHO MAKES UP the ranks of the eligible in Arlington, Falls Church and Mc Lean?
He steers clear of online dating sites like Match.com, e Harmony and Ok Cupid.