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9 Ways to Celebrate Being Single on Valentine's Day

Nicole DiRocco | Posted 02.12.2016 | Women
Nicole DiRocco

I advocate celebrating one's singledom on the heart holiday that finds you not alone - but, rather single. Being single, after all, is not a disease. It's a state of relationship.

25 Ways To Survive Valentine's Day Alone If You Are 50+

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.12.2016 | Fifty

While we happen to think that being alone can be pretty great sometimes, we understand that for some 50-pluses without partners, Valentine's Day can b...

ShredYourEx Lets You Destroy Photos Of Your Ex Just In Time For Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.12.2015 | Divorce

Hey, newly single people: If your plans for Valentine's Day involve little more than stalking your ex's Facebook page, please allow us to recommend a ...

An Open Letter to Cupid

Lindsey Caruana | Posted 04.14.2015 | Women
Lindsey Caruana

And I just want to point out that I forgive you for outwardly skipping over me every single year -- clearly you don't feel that I'm worthy of being shot in the ass with your ridiculous golden "desire" arrow.

9 Awesome Valentine's Day Gifts For The Newly Single

Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

Written by Sheri Reed on CafeMom's blog, The Stir. The newly heartbroken have enough to endure around Valentine's Day without having to deal with t...

Epic Love Songs For People Who Love Themselves -- And Only Themselves

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

Are you single on Valentine's Day? Have we got an album for you! Comedian and musician Daniel Koren recently posted a video on YouTube featuring a ...

5 Reasons Hawaii Is The Best State For Singles -- Even On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

At first glance, everything about Hawaii screams romance: the moon sitting delicately over rolling green hills, palm trees swaying gently in the breez...

10 Inspiring Reminders To Love Yourself Today, And Every Day Of The Year

Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce

What's the message we here at HuffPost are taking to heart this Valentine's Day? It's a quote from the Sufi poet Rumi. "Your task is not to seek for l...

How I Celebrated Valentine's Day On My Own -- Without Being Lonely

Laurie Lesser | Posted 04.16.2014 | Fifty
Laurie Lesser

On the one hand, I thought, how sad to buy flowers, champagne, and nice food and look forward to an evening spent with me, myself, and I. But, on the other, what could be better? No, expectations, no disappointments, just me, myself, and I. And all three of us like it that way.

The Truth About Being Single on Valentine's Day

Jen Glantz | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
Jen Glantz

8 p.m.: You flirt with the delivery guy who rings your doorbell to drop off a stuffed-crust pizza. "Are you hungry?" You ask. "Do you want to come in for a slice?" He asks you to hurry up and sign the receipt. "It's Valentine's Day," he reminds you. "I need to get home to be with my girlfriend."

Why I'm Perfectly Happy Being Single On Valentine's Day

Suzy Strutner | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
Suzy Strutner

I've never really understood why Valentine's Day has to be a massive pity party. It doesn't really connect with me, because I'm not really having a pity party.

Why A Snowstorm Might Be The Best Thing To Happen To Single People On Valentine's Day

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 02.13.2014 | Comedy

We wouldn't call a major snowstorm nailing the East coast a "good" thing, but this year it might be the perfect excuse to stay home on Valentine's Day...

10 Reasons to Celebrate Being Single on Valentine's Day

Debra Rogers | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
Debra Rogers

Whether you are newly single or have been single for a while, here are 10 fab reasons to celebrate YOU on Valentine's Day.

8 Undeniable Perks Of Being Single On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.06.2014 | Divorce

Spending Valentine's Day alone this year? Have no fear, single peeps. The holiday is so much more enjoyable when you're all by your lonesome. Below, e...

LOOK: Readers' Love Letters To Themselves

Posted 02.14.2013 | Divorce

Valentine's Day just might be the most dreaded day on the calendar for the divorced among us. But just because you're single again doesn't mean you de...

5 Awesome Ways to Celebrate Being a Single Mom on Valentine's Day

Kerri Zane | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

As a single mom, February 14th can take on an extra special kind of pressure. Here are my top five favorite ways to reclaim this holiday for yourself.

5 Other Ways To Love This Valentine's Day

Anne Vitiello | Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Anne Vitiello

I'd like to include an assurance that if you do any/all of these things, then you will be repaid tenfold, love will find you, and all will be well. However, that's not necessarily true. But, when it's really about love, you take the loving action anyway.

PHOTOS: Throw A Glittery Valentine's Bash For Your Besties

Juli Vaughn | Posted 04.14.2013 | HuffPost Home
Juli Vaughn

In the words of Beyonce, "All the single ladies!"

10 Nice Things To Do For Yourself On Valentine's Day

Posted 02.12.2013 | Teen

Planning on skipping Valentine’s Day this year? Instead of rejecting this holiday altogether, consider embracing the true meaning of St. Valentine's...

The Perks Of Being Single On Valentine's Day

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Gay or straight, being single on the most romantic day of the year isn't as bad as it seems. I used to get annoyed about being single on the most quixotic day of the year, but now I embrace it. Here's why.

From Dreadful to Delightful: Valentine's Day for Singles

Deanna Brann, Ph.D. | Posted 04.13.2013 | Women
Deanna Brann, Ph.D.

If you're single, it's natural to feel a bit left out with all the commercial hype about the holiday out there. But the truth is you don't have to ignore the meaning behind the day -- showing love and appreciation for someone you love.

Visionary Valentine

Kendra Cunningham | Posted 02.07.2013 | Comedy
Kendra Cunningham

Dress as if you're trying to seduce someone. Nobody needs to know your "someone" is really "anyone."

Single On Valentine's Day? Check This Out.

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.06.2013 | San Francisco

Valentine's Day is a magical, unforgettable time of year where enraptured couples the world over celebrate their love for each other. Unless, of c...

Single? 10 Ways To Enjoy Valentine's Day Solo

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 04.06.2013 | Fifty
Carole Brody Fleet

Valentine's Day is soon upon us and a quick glance around just about any store is proof of that. We are surrounded by The Day of Romance, Hearts and Flowers (usually starting on December 26th). But what if you aren't coupled off?

From A Tragic Gay Cruise To Spending Valentine's Day Alone And Happy

Ryan McLendon | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Ryan McLendon

This Valentine's Day I had no romantic plans. And that was fine with me, because I had learned a life-affirming lesson in an unlikely place, from perhaps the saddest person I never met: the passenger who allegedly threw himself off the Allure of the Seas cruise on Feb. 3.