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Artist Perfectly Captures The Intimate Magic Of Living Alone
“It’s healthy to be around others, but it's also healthy to be comfortable enough to spend time by yourself.”
Being Alone Taught Me To Appreciate Christmas
Reporter, Columnist, Writer, Blogger
This holiday season I plan to enjoy the small moments a little more, appreciate that my children are with me this year and simply breathe it all in.
You Can Inherit Loneliness
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Loneliness is an emotion that doesn't always make a lot of sense. Two people may have very similar social lives, and yet one might feel isolated more often than the other -- even when surrounded by people they know and love, who know and love them back.
24 Tweets That Will Make A Lot Of Sense To People Who Live Alone
"Pooping with the door open. You'll never know a truer form of freedom."
The Value of Being Alone
-- Diana Lang is a spiritual teacher, counselor, and author of...
The ability to be alone is essential to eventually being in a relationship. It is our self-love that attracts a partner that is right for us. Being alone teaches us to accept ourselves, forgive ourselves, and finally to bloom ourselves open to love again.
The Isolation I Sometimes Feel Since My Divorce
Founder and President, CollegeBound Advice
When you're married, even if it's a bad marriage, you have someone to attend events with, ask to check out that weird mole on your back and trust to call an ambulance if you keel over in the night. When you live alone and you're getting older, there's no one to notice the little things.
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This Is Why You Should Get Rid Of Your Roommates
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I moved five times during my first two years out of college, and though my apartments were in different cities with different floor plans and wildly varying rents, one of my criteria was non-negotiable: I had to have roommates.
5 Things No One Tells You About Living Alone
Jessica Pearce Rotondi
Lifestyle Blog Editor, The Huffington Post
That's when I decided it was time to take charge of this whole living alone thing. I set out to consciously experience what was happening within my own four walls -- and came to some pretty freeing realizations.
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10 Must-Reads If You're Living Alone For The First Time
No pants are the best pants.
Single Women in Solitude: A Slippery Slope
Executive Director of OWL-The Voice of Women 40+
As we age, social contacts tend to decrease due to changes like retirement or the death of friends and family. Declining heath, limited mobility, fixed incomes and the challenge of making new friends can deter us from staying active in the game of life.
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When Winter Becomes Solitary Confinement
Eric J. Hall
President & CEO of HealthCare Chaplaincy Network, Chairman...
The short days and long cold nights of winter can have a negative effect on people who already feel lonely and isolated.
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ICYMI: Easy Cooking Is A Lie And Why Living Alone Is Good For Your Health
Health stories you may have missed.
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61 Awesome Benefits Of Living Alone
Just me, myself and Netflix.
How To Celebrate The Holidays When You Live Alone
Founder of Golden Girls Network and author of "How to Start a ...
While Christmas might seem far off, the store shelves are already bulging. Sometimes our children and grandchildren are far away, travel is not possible, and we find ourselves left to our own devices. Time for creativity! With a bit of planning, your holiday season can be wonderful!
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Living Alone Is Bad For Your Diet
But cooking for one doesn't have to be horrible.
13 Ways Your Life Will Change After College
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It's a good thing, I promise. Life changes after college. And at first it will be hard. You and all of your best friends won't live in the same building. You might even live in different cities.
Mobile Safety Products That Can Help Seniors on the Go
Jim T. Miller
Syndicated columnist, NBC Today contributor and creator of Sav...
There are actually a number of medical alert products on the market today that give seniors the flexibility to call for help both inside and outside the home.
13 Ways You Own Your Inner Slob When You Live Alone
*Puts feet on coffee table*
8 Reasons Why Living on Your Own is Good for You in All the Worst Ways
International Studies major at Texas A&M. Interested in revolu...
There will be days when the solitude weighs on your bones and the rainstorms refuse to give way. But those are the days that count the most because you survive them and realize that it is possible to have water in your lungs and still be able to breathe; it's what pushes you to swim to shore.
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