Beauty and the Beast

Sorry to hash this back up, but I'm feeling potato-like again. If you're not entirely sure what that means, check out this previous post. After talking to several friends, I have found that several other people seem to be experiencing a similar self esteem funk. I'm not sure what it is. Perhaps it's that the … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast

Single’s Survival Guide: Being Okay with Being Alone

Photo by Caleb Frith There are many things in life that we tend to fear, but for many people the idea of being alone is terrifying. I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that at some point you've likely been afraid of being alone. Whether that be the idea of having … Continue reading Single’s Survival Guide: Being Okay with Being Alone

Tulips or Tuscany

Welcome to Holland is a poem that describes how our previous expectations can impact our ability to enjoy our current reality. While the original intent of the poem may be about a life situation that is more serious than remaining single, the message can be applied to many different situations because we have all experienced … Continue reading Tulips or Tuscany

Wait for It

Unless you've been living in a cave in the wilderness or jetting through the galaxy trying to find Luke Skywalker on a remote island hideaway, you've probably heard of the musical Hamilton. I know what you're thinking, “What does a Tony Award-winning hip hop musical about Alexander Hamilton have to do with being single?” I'm … Continue reading Wait for It

Single’s Survival Guide: 5 Tips for New Year’s Eve

God has given you the gift of a fresh start through Christ, and that midnight moment gives you the gift of a fresh start in the new year, so embrace that and start the year off with a positive attitude and hope for the future.

Enough

Have you ever been made to feel “less than?” I think that it's just part of the human experience (not necessarily specific to your relationship status). Other people will find any excuse they can to put you down, especially when you're doing well (or at least projecting that you are doing well, even if you're … Continue reading Enough

All are Welcome at the Table

How many times have you been invited to a friend's wedding and been forced to mark 1 on your invitation only to be seated at the very back table with other rando single friends of the bride or groom? Or been the only single adult friend or relative of the bride and been forced out … Continue reading All are Welcome at the Table