I fell into an old familiar trap recently: that cycle of critical self-evaluation, comparison with others, and looking at the disparity between where I am now and where I want to be that inevitably leads to depression, restlessness, and a kind of soul-crushing existential crisis that saps my energy...
Category - Mind
Water Fountain Planter
If you thought adding a water fountain to your backyard was a project better left to the guys - think again. Here's how I did it. And with a little effort and perseverance, you can too.
Surviving Valentine’s Day
As a young girl I loved Valentine’s Day. My sixth-grade self would get all twitterpated thinking about dropping that old-school valentine’s card onto the desk of the boy I had a crush on. (In those days, everyone in class was instructed to bring a valentine for everyone else in the class, so no...
Staying motivated without the help or gentle nudge of a significant other can be a challenge. Here are some ways to stay motivated in the land of singlehood.
Serenity Now via HSN
Life can unexpectedly land us in undesirable situations. So how do we maintain a positive outlook while dodging the curve balls and working to get our lives back on track? Guest contributor Renei Yarrow tells us her secret to doing just that.
Kindness Advent Calendar
With this kindness advent calendar, you can't help but be in the Christmas spirit.
Suddenly Single for the Holidays
Being single over the holidays doesn't necessarily mean binge-watching Netflix while crying over endless pints of Rocky Road. Being alone doesn't have to be lonely. So if you find yourself single for the holidays, read on, single girl!
The Art of Living Alone Part 3 – Grocery Shopping
It can be difficult to grocery shop for one person. But with these tips, grocery shopping can be a breeze - and can end up saving money instead of costing money.
Sometimes It’s No Fun Being Single Alone
As much as I love my single girl life, sometimes it's no fun being single alone.
The Art of Living Alone: Part 2 – Furnishings
Living alone and on a budget doesn't mean you must settle for sub-par surroundings. In the second of a series about living alone, I detail my top 5 tips for creating an uplifting home environment.