If you're a guy who has been playing the field for a long time, you may be confused by a sudden interest in monogamy, possibly marriage and even fatherhood. However, it's normal for men to want to settle down eventually.
In this video, author, relationship coach and YourTango Expert Dr. Tina Tessina explains that at some point, many middle-aged men feel inclined to "stop doing everything just for fun." After all, adds Tina, "the singles dating scene gets pretty old after a while."
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So, what should you do? Find a woman who "will be a good life partner for you," suggests Dr. Tessina "... and then you can set [out] on a new really exciting phase of life that's less about just having empty fun and more about the real kind of fun."
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