But with a little self awareness and a lot of communication, anything can be figured out. Sometimes we can blow the age gap thing up to be a bigger deal than it actually is. From the statistics I've studied, many young men have been active since their early teens. So if you want kids, it could be several years until your youthful partner is ready to face the reality of raising one. Lifestyle Differences. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. Karen Fratti April 17, 8:
7 things that could happen when you're dating someone younger than you
Not only is a younger guy more likely to be in the know about the new and hot happenings in your area, but the activities you engage in together as a couple will likely skew younger. Know what you want. While some men might be perfectly fine with it, others may feel emasculated if he feels he's unable to provide for you, she adds. Our current state of social consciousness has finally allowed all women an expanded freedom of choice. This New World.