— the actor has only appeared in a handful of TV movies since the early 2000s.
"We all mature -- most of us -- and this is the best time for anyone to date." Though there are new realities to deal with if you're dating after 50 (illness, sandwich generation concerns, menopause or impotence), it shouldn't dampen your love life or make you settle for anyone less than who you deserve.
"It's about undoing 35 years of thoughts, beliefs and truths that don't work anymore," Palmer said.
The relationship expert shared her six-step plan to help women start dating like a grown-up. If you find yourself dating again in your 50s, chances are a major life event -- whether it be divorce or losing your loved one -- has given you quite the beating.
I spent a good part of my tween and teenhood being targeted by mean girls.
I even spent a very sad few months in eighth grade eating lunch in a large, rarely used school bathroom, afraid that if I actually ate in public — alone — I might spontaneously combust.