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Spending Holidays Alone

4 Tips on Celebrating a Holiday Alone

Jessica Gimeno | Posted 01.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Gimeno

I have a neuromuscular autoimmune disease called myasthenia gravis. Like other friends of mine with MG, lupus, multiple sclerosis, and other illnesses, I have to weigh the joys of being with loved ones against the risks of getting a cold or the flu, which can lead to relapses, hospitalization, and weeks (or months) bedridden.

Can't Bear the Holidays Alone? Plan a Singles Vacation

Kristen Houghton | Posted 01.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

Holidays really should be like commercials; they abound with happy people. From loving couples holding hands while walking in the snow to smiling fami...

'My Ex Got Custody Of Thanksgiving In The Divorce'

Roz Warren | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

My ex got custody of Thanksgiving in the divorce. Our son would be spending Thanksgiving with his father in New Hampshire, and I'd be all alone on that special Thursday in November that Americans usually spend with family.

Alone For Thanksgiving? How To Make The Most Of It

Dr. John Grohol | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. John Grohol

If you're alone this Thanksgiving or Christmas, change your expectations, and you can change your holiday from one of feeling lonely and sorry for yourself to one of feeling alone but content.