On Life and Love After 50 eNewsletter June 23, 2017 This week, I learned about a relatively new category of senior relationships that is starting to draw attention: the LAT relationship. LAT is an acronym for “Living Apart Together.” A few of our Champs—that I am aware of—fall under this category.
Wikipedia describes this relationship as “…couples who have an intimate relationship but live at separate addresses.”
"Apparently, this type of relationship is growing in Europe.
Vilamoura Portugal - cow advertising sports store Last week, a new Champ joined the On Life and Love After 50 newsletter; this week she emailed me. Her name is Nikol.
Nikol wrote, “I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend for 10 years. We are both 69 and met at a grief-support group at Saddleback Church.
“We live less than a mile from each other and spend a lot of time together. In the first three years of our relationship he wanted me to marry him. I wasn't ready
February 10, 2017 I have a friend in Orange County, California, named Christine Baumgartner. I’ve known Christine for years. She is a relationship counselor and expert on dating and relationships. And she is one of our treasured Champs.
In a response to last week’s newsletter, Christine made a comment about what attracts men to women, which she based upon comments her male coaching clients had shared with her over the years. She wrote, “The part women don’t know are two ver