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National Singles Week

12 Seriously Underrated Perks Of Being Single

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 09.25.2014 | Divorce

Don't let the rom-coms and your couple friends convince you otherwise: Being single isn't something to dread, being single is straight-up awesome. ...

Why I Waited Until I Was Married To Write A Book About Being Single

Sara Eckel | Posted 11.24.2014 | Home
Sara Eckel

When couples experience marital discord, we accept it as a normal cost of being an adult; we even admire them for their willingness to stick it out. But when a singles express wistfulness with their unattached state, they risk being branded "pathetic." As opposed to, say, human.

10 Reasons To Date A Single Mom

Kerri Zane | Posted 11.23.2014 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

This week is National Singles Week. Who knew?! So, it seems imperative that every single man, who sees it fit, should take their favorite single mom out on a date. Yes, she has children, but don't let that scare you.

17 Things You Should Never Say To A Single Woman

Posted 09.25.2013 | Women

People love to comment on a woman's single status. In a July 2013 blog for the Huffington Post, Melanie Notkin explained: "Being single is seen as...

The 10 Best Things About Living Alone

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 09.21.2013 | HuffPost Home

Happy National Singles Week! (Aka Unmarried and Single Americans Week). Yes, this actually does exist and no, we're not joking. While most of the year...

11 Reasons To Celebrate Being Single

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.18.2012 | Women

There are plenty of organized events and holidays that celebrate coupledom: Valentine's Day, engagement parties, anniversaries, weddings ... the list ...

Great Recession Over? Maybe Not for Unmarried Women

Page Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Page Gardner

According to the latest report from Women's Voices, Women Vote and the Center for American Progress, half of all American women are unmarried and the economy has them on the ropes.

What Do You Know? It's National Singles Week

Bella DePaulo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bella DePaulo

Our perceptions of single people and their place in society have not caught up with the realities. How well do you know your single people? Take this quiz.

It's Singles Week - Someone Tell Newsweek There Are 100 Million of Us and We Vote

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bella DePaulo

This week, September 21-27, is National Singles Week. If you think it is unnecessary to do a bit of consciousness-raising about people who are single ...