However, the rise of the "older woman-younger man" relationship has loosened this relationship convention and instead celebrates the age-gap romance.According to a survey by dating website Elite Singles, 20-something men actually have a preference for older women three to six years older than themselves."It's probably not healthy, or not the most 'normal' relationship.
“Younger guys tend to be more active, have less baggage,” says Soletti, an event planner who regularly hosts dating mixers.When that relationship went sour, she found love again with heavyweight boxer Wladimir Klitschko, who was even older than Ventimiglia by a couple years.They split up but found their way back to each other and the 24-year-old “Nashville” star announced earlier this month that she’s pregnant with their first child together.The Baby Phat founder married into hip-hop royalty by tying the knot with Russell Simmons in 1998.Eleven years and two children later, she and Simmons, who’s almost two decades older than the long-legged model, divorced.
A few weeks later, ' June 16th Vows column featured the wedding of Christopher Cox, 32, the grandson of Richard Nixon and former campaign aid to John Mc Cain, to Andrea Catsimatidis, whom he met when she was a senior at an Upper East Side high school. This squeamishness is understandable: Hutchison is nearly old enough to be Stodden's grandfather. Of course, men have paired up with younger women -- often much younger women -- for all of human history. Marriage aside, the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth, conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics, found that a significant number of girls lose their virginity to older partners.