Don't Knock It! 15 Reasons Being Single During the Holidays Is Actually Awesome
The holidays are all about spending time with the ones you love, and a huge chunk of that can mean being with a significant other. From Hallmark movies to cozy date ideas to that still-perfect declaration of love in Love Actually ("To me, you are perfect"), being in a relationship almost seems like a requirement for the holidays. But while sometimes it can be a little annoying to fly solo this time of year, it can also be sort of a blessing. Just because you don't have a partner right now doesn't mean the most wonderful time of the year has to be any less wonderful. The holidays are about being with friends and family, too! After reading the 15 points ahead, you'll realize that the best gift you can give yourself this year is your independence.