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Eating Alone

Living Alone Is Bad For Your Diet

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.10.2015 | Healthy Living

Living alone has its benefits: You get 100 percent control over Netflix, you can clean (or not) whenever you please and you're safe to sleep in the bu...

Have Some Bubbly. By Yourself.

Terri Trespicio | Posted 10.28.2016 | Women
Terri Trespicio

I arrived the other night in the Twin Cities for a client meeting, and stayed in an ultra-swank hotel in downtown Minneapolis. The kind of place you walk into and, thanks to the genius lighting scheme, sculptural elements, music and overall vibe, you feel way cooler than you have any business being.

5 Really Good Reasons To Go Out To Dinner Alone

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.19.2015 | Healthy Living

The prospect of purposefully eating alone in public might seem daunting to some, but an increasing number of Americans are reserving tables for one. A...

How I Learned To Edit -- And Eat Alone

Feifei Sun | Posted 06.13.2015 | Taste
Feifei Sun

When I ate alone, people, especially the restaurant's staff, seemed to pity me.

We Eat Half Of Our Meals Alone

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.07.2014 | Business

About half the time that we sit down to eat, we’re joined by a book, smartphone or just our own thoughts instead of another person. That’s acc...

Dining Alone Just Got Way More Awkward

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.11.2014 | Divorce

Hate dining alone? One Japanese restaurant has a semi-awkward yet totally adorable solution for all your table-for-one woes. The Moomin Café in J...

The Essential Guide To Dining Alone

Thrillist | Posted 04.28.2014 | Taste

At some point in the next week, month, or year, you, too, will eat out alone. It happens to all of us.

What Is It Like to Eat Alone at a Fancy Restaurant?

Quora | Posted 08.21.2013 | Taste

A few reassurances for eating alone.

How I Learned To Love Dining Alone

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

By Alyssa Schwartz One delightful evening while traveling last fall, I took a seat at the bar of a gastropub on Vancouver Island, off the western c...

Dartmouth Students Find Another Use For Red Cups

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.12.2013 | College

Dartmouth College students are using red cups -- and not the kind distributed at keggers -- as a new way to make friends. The Dartmouth Social Cups...

4 Easy Pasta Alternatives

The Stir | Posted 02.16.2013 | Taste
The Stir

What are we going to eat in a world without pasta or bread? Have no fear: a world without wheat can be perfectly delicious!

Is Eating Alone Becoming the Norm?

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 01.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

It's a familiar picture: People eating while talking on the phone, reading emails, staring at computer screens, hurrying from appointment to appointment. Our hectic lifestyles rarely allow for lunch breaks exclusively dedicated to nourishment or sit-down dinners with loved ones.

For College Kids: How to Eat Alone in the Dining Hall

Meg F. Schneider, MA, LCSW | Posted 06.05.2011 | College
Meg F. Schneider, MA, LCSW

It's hard to eat alone because of what you assume others are thinking. Your own destructive thoughts ruin a manageable, quiet, dining experience.

TABLE FOR ONE: The City's Best Restaurants For Dining Alone

Eater NY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

As much as diners love company at New York's popular restaurants, everyone needs detox days to recharge in peace. Delicious meals alone sometimes feel...

Guacamole: Now Inside the Quesadilla

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

2010-07-06-bgskpull.jpg There's something in the promise of a perfectly balanced bite of tortilla, avocado, and cheese.

A Table for Three: I, Me and Mine

Matthew Jacob | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matthew Jacob

Whether the cater-to-the-individual trend is new or not so new, it will be tough to turn back this tide.

Eating Solo: A Dozen Tips to Make it Easy

Lea Lane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lea Lane

I often go out to movies by myself without thinking much about it, and travel solo to the ends of the earth. But I still can balk at dining out alone,...

What Do You Eat When No One is Watching?

Elissa Altman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elissa Altman

My father believed that it was his right to cook himself a lovely meal even if he was alone, and my mother thought that it was indicative of some visceral weirdness. Seventeen years later, they divorced.