Just remember that different mindset comes with ages and that it takes time for both of you to get accustomed to one another and the way you see things.
Just be patient and don’t let new situations bring you down.
And if you do manage to make a mess, don’t stress about it - you can always order pizza or something else you both like and make a joke out of your cooking skills.
Sometimes people forget how to have fun or how to get out of their office and dull working lifestyle.
There will be times, as that happens in every relationship, when he will be down and blue and you won’t be able to do a thing to fix that and help him.
Most probably the first thing you need to understand when dating an older man is that there will always be a difference in what both of you expect from each other.There is no better sight for him than seeing your proud face.The good thing about being in a relationship with a guy who is older than you is that you can always learn a thing or two from him about life as well as about something else.He won’t always have the time to go out and have fun with you or hang out on a rock concert up to 5 AM, because he has to work and make money to pay for all the bills.Don’t get mad at him when something like that happens, but try to understand that, although he doesn’t give you attention you want, you are always on his mind.