We split and I moved away to start a new life.” It was during this tough time that Janice started online dating.She signed up for a Yahoo messenger account and was stunned at the amount of young men that began asking her out.“We had a daughter, Shanelle, in 1990 but she tragically died from an infection at only a year old.“We were devastated and it broke our marriage apart.Janice, a senior manager, says: “I rushed into my first marriage back in 1979.“He was four years older than me and my rebel choice.
"You don't look the same with your clothes off and I didn't want to put myself out there because I haven't got a perfect body and have never had work done.“Most of my friends are younger than me,” she said. “I work hard all week and spend time when I can clubbing and dancing, which I guess isn’t what most women nearing 60 do.“But it keeps me healthier and happier.” And while some older ladies might feel be petrified of taking their clothes off in front of a younger man, Janice says it is the best confidence boost.“One night I was dancing the night away at a club with my friends when I bumped into this super fit bloke and the chemistry was electric.“We ended up snogging on the dance floor and exchanged numbers. “I was chuffed and what I thought would just be a fling turned into a two-year relationship.” Once Janice’s appetite for toyboys began, she joined online dating website She added: “I love tall men, over six-foot, with dark hair and fit bodies. "I’m not interested in no strings attached sex or booty calls. "And so many men tell me that they were too scared to approach older women until they started using the website." And although dating a younger man does have its perks, Janice admits there have been a few dodgy encounters she puts down to age – or lack of it.“Sporty men who keep themselves fit in the gym are a turn on. “Once I was waiting for my date to meet me so we could go to the pub for a drink,” she recalls.“I fell pregnant and when my son Brendan was born with disabilities he was no help at all.“We divorced and I married my second husband Dave* a few years later.A STUNNING cougar has revealed that she has no qualms when it comes to dating men HALF her age.Janice Richards, 57, from Enfield, says that she’s had her fill of podgy, balding men who only offer her bad sex and baggage.