So you’ve overcome the many challenges of dating over 50, and now that you’ve found someone, your friends or family don’t seem to like your new partner. What do you do? How do you deal with friends and family who don’t like who you are dating? Today, we tackle this disappointing scenario many of us experience when dating and starting over again under the watchful eye of lifelong friends, protective family, and grown children. You want to be happy, and you want your family and friends to be happy for you! How do you move forward?

Silke Schwarzkopf is an award-winning producer, and the Creator and Host of 2nd Act TV. For more information and to contact Silke, click here:

Paige Valdiserri is an internationally recognized traumatic stress and integrative healing consultant. Paige is also a Licensed Professional Counselor, who has helped hundreds of couples navigate love and intimacy issues. For more information about Paige, click here:

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