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This Getting Old Is New: Why I Refuse to Hate My 30s

Sarah Jacobs | Posted 12.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarah Jacobs

I have so much to be excited about. Every day is a new adventure. And I get excited thinking about the next 30 years. About how much I can get done.

This Is How You Do Holiday Cards When You're Single

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 12.18.2014 | Women

Attention, single ladies: We've found your new hero. Redditor macbubs recently shared his sister Bridget's magical Christmas cards from the past fi...

Single on Thanksgiving? Here Are Quick Answers to Your Relatives' Most Annoying Questions

Sara Eckel | Posted 11.25.2014 | Women
Sara Eckel

Singles are often grilled about their personal lives in a way their married relations rarely are. When was the last time your sister and brother-in-law were asked to defend their "married lifestyle" to a table of 12?

Two Scripts That Can Help You Release Expectations, Relax and Show Up At Your Best On a First Date

Dr. Suzanne Gelb | Posted 11.20.2014 | Women
Dr. Suzanne Gelb

Be yourself. Accept yourself. Put your best foot forward -- but make sure it's your foot, not the foot of a totally different person who has temporarily taken over your body!

What Your Single Friends Aren't Telling You About The Single Life

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 11.20.2014 | Divorce

The single life has its perks: You have more free time on your hands than your couple friends do -- and what you do with that free time is entirely up...

21 Things Single People Are Tired Of Hearing

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 11.14.2014 | Women

If you've ever been single and hung out with non-single friends, you'll relate to this. A new video from BuzzFeed looks at the advice well-meaning ...

17 Signs No One In The Universe Is More Single Than You

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 11.13.2014 | Divorce

Feel like you've been single and ready to mingle for so long, you're deserving of some kind of endurance award? Hey, you just might be. Below, 17 s...

This Sign Just Summed Up Your Flirting Game Perfectly

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 11.10.2014 | Divorce

Let's face it: We can't all be master pickup artists -- and actually, that's a good thing. This sign is for those of us with absolutely no game: ...

Why Are You Still Single? 5 Mistakes You Could Be Making

Posted 12.16.2014 | Dr. Phil

Are you single and sick of it? Is it the men … or could it be you? Well, there’s one common denominator in all the dates you’ve been on: YOU. So...

Young Single Women, Many People Don't Want You to Vote. That's an Excellent Reason to Vote

Sara Eckel | Posted 11.04.2014 | Women
Sara Eckel

There is nothing that makes a single person less qualified to vote than a married person -- or a woman less qualified than a man (a matter I thought we resolved in 1920).

5 Ways to Get Over a Recent Breakup

Sheila Blagg | Posted 11.03.2014 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Put these five useful strategies to good use, and you'll be over your ex before you know it! Breakups can be very healthy, and in time, you'll be ready for a new partner, and a new, exciting adventure.

15 Of The Most Awkward Things To Ever Happen On A Date

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.30.2014 | Divorce

We've all had our fair share of bad dates. It's all too easy to find yourself breaking bread with someone who looked good on paper, but who's actually...

10 Comedians Who Understand Your Crappy Love Life All Too Well

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.28.2014 | Divorce

Forget grabbing a pint of Häagen-Dazs -- when relationship problems arise, nothing does the trick like laughing through the pain. (That said, if you ...

6 Reasons You Should Consider Online Dating After Divorce

Sheila Blagg | Posted 12.15.2014 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Make sure, before you start looking for a new relationship, that you understand what you're looking for and why you're looking for it.

16 Undeniably Great Things About Living Alone Again After A Split

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.02.2014 | Divorce

When you've spent years or decades with your spouse, the thought of living on your own again post-split can be a terrifying one. Who's going to take t...

Here's A Ridiculous Alternative To Couple's Therapy That Just Might Work

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 10.08.2014 | Divorce

Tinder might be able to save your marriage, one terrible dating profile at a time. At least that's the logic behind this bar sign, which jokingly ...

Awful New Dating App Caters To The Rich By Weeding Out The Poor

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 10.03.2014 | Divorce

A new dating app has everyone shaking their heads. It's called Luxy, and according to a press release, the app is billing itself as "Tinder, minus...

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 It Might be Good That Those Who Marry Are Getting More 'Self' Centered

Susan Pease Gadoua | Posted 11.15.2014 | Weddings
Susan Pease Gadoua

A friend shared a quote with me years ago, "It's important to be 'centered in self,' rather than self-centered." Assuming that someone is selfless simply because they are married or that someone is selfish because they are not, is wrong.

15 Song Lyrics That Define Being Gay and Single

Lester Brathwaite | Posted 11.10.2014 | Gay Voices
Lester Brathwaite

Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive" remains one of the quintessential dating songs, as well as perhaps the most iconic gay anthem of all time, and is it any wonder? Its theme of survival in the face of heartbreak -- or other insurmountable odds -- rings especially true for the gays.

The Cold, Hard Truth About That Summer Fling You Just Had

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.09.2014 | Divorce

Unlike Sandy and Danny in "Grease," summer lovin' doesn't always result in, err, true love. In fact, when the leaves begin to change, your summer flin...

Single in the City and Want a Dog? 10 Things to Consider Before Taking the Plunge

Jillian Fischer | Posted 11.08.2014 | Green
Jillian Fischer

You've been told that dogs can cure all of you're singleton problems. Like helping you attract that cute blonde you met in the dog park. Or saving you from choking on that doughnut hole so you don't die alone in your apartment. However, raising Fido in an urban environment is a lot different than in suburbia.

Some Tough Love For Anyone Waiting On A Crush To Text Back

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.05.2014 | Divorce

Let's be honest, waiting -- or rather, praying -- for a crush to text you back is torture. Minutes can feel like days as a plethora of excuses run...

15 Things That Are Better Than Sex

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.26.2014 | Divorce

We all know sex can be awesome, but let's face it -- when knee-deep in the single life, it's not always what you would call "mind blowing." In fact...

Here's Where Singles Are Actually Looking For Love (And Not A One Night Stand)

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.26.2014 | Divorce

Let's be real -- trying to navigate single life in a world dominated by swiping left or right (ehem, Tinder) can be about as much fun as stabbing your...