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This Is How Long You Should Stay Single After A Breakup, In Order To Fully Heal

I've never been much for serial monogamy. I’ve always been someone who spent long stretches of time between relationships because the heartache of a breakup would be reluctant to step back into the fray. Some might even say I went too long between re…
By Rachel Shatto

5 Steamy Reasons That Being Single Is Actually The Best Thing For Your Sex Life

Forget the comfort of being in a committed relationship. Contrary to popular belief, having someone to go home to every night isn't a guarantee that you're having amazing orgasms — or even having orgasms at all. Yes, having sex with someone you love …
By Jamie Kravitz

Michael B. Jordan Is Single, But 'Black Panther' Fans Aren't Happy About It For One Reason

There are a handful of Hollywood actors who make me physically sweat when I think about them, and Michael B. Jordan is one of them. He's an incredibly talented actor, he's got a body that just doesn't quit, and his smile is something that I can stare…
By Karen Ruffini

Tiffany Haddish Is Single, But She Made A Pact With Brad Pitt & The Story Is Hilarious

If you're like me, chances are you're in love with Tiffany Haddish. The hilariously funny, super talented rising star is taking over movies, television, and Groupon in a big way and I am here for it. At 38, Haddish is just now hitting her celebrity s…
By Jamie LeeLo

3 Zodiac Signs That Like Being Single Because They Have So Much Fun

Being single can be such a relief sometimes. If you're breaking away from a relationship that you've been outgrowing for a long time, being able to rest and reset your internal compass is essential for getting back in tune with yourself. For the zodi…
By Cosmo Luce

6 Things Not To Say To Single People, Because Please, We’re So Tired

All right, y’all, honesty hour! I’ve been single for a long, long time. I’m usually the fifth wheel on group outings, I never get a plus one to weddings, and I’ve mastered the art of Tinder and all its dating app counterparts. None of these are thing…
By Veronica Lopez

10 Instagram Captions For Solo Photos If You're Single & Loving Yourself

The one art form I like to think I've mastered is the shameless solo shot on Instagram. I know, I know, what a brag, right? But it's true, my solo posts usually get a decent amount of likes, so I can't be screwing them up that badly. Or maybe I am em…
By Kimmy Foskett

9 Single Women Reveal The Most Amazingly Underrated Parts Of Being Single

I spend an inordinate amount of time thinking about couples, writing about couples, and scrolling through pages upon pages of stock photos of couples over bags of potato chips (for work, not like, for my own personal pleasure — just so we're all clea…
By Genevieve Wheeler

These Hiking Adventures For Singles Will Have You Catching Feels With The Views

Life is short, so wander where the Wi-Fi is weak. Summer is officially here, so that means it's time to cross those adventures off of your travel bucket list. If hiking isn't already on your to-do list, then it's not too late to change your mind. Hik…
By Ciara Johnson

13 Single People Reveal Their Biggest Struggles With Dating & It's So Relatable

As someone who spent the vast majority of her life as single, I know better than anyone how much fun being single can be. You get to date without any real commitment and you're totally free to do what you want with your time and energy. That being sa…
By Candice Jalili

7 Things Your Single Friends Want You To Know, Because You Shouldn't Make Assumptions

You know that open, honest communication is important in a relationship, and friendships are no exception to the rule. But despite that, if you're in a relationship, there might be some things your single friends want you to know — even if they don't…
By Brittney Morgan

4 Zodiac Signs Most Likely To Be Single Right Now, So Get Your Summer Flirt On

Personally, I love the fall. The weather is cool but not to cold, and it has all the best holidays. Also, the sweaters! What can I say? I love an excuse to snuggle up. However, there's something magical about the moment when spring turns to summer, t…
By Rachel Shatto

Being Single Actually Makes You A Better Partner In The Long Run, & Here's Why

You might think that being a good romantic partner means you have to go through a lot of big relationships first, and sure, sometimes that's true — but honestly, there are some ways that being single makes you a better partner, too. Just like dating …
By Brittney Morgan

10 Quotes From Single Celebrities That'll Inspire You To Live Your Best Solo Life

I don't know why being single gets such a bad rap. You can starfish your bed! You can eat potato chips in that same bed while only subjecting yourself to the terrible feeling of a crumb in the sheets! And beyond foul bed habits, you never have to com…
By Kimmy Foskett

Here's What 'Solo' Fans Should Know About Alden Ehrenreich's Current Love Life

Han Solo is one of the most iconic cinematic characters of all time, so naturally fans are curious about the man portraying the younger version of the Star Wars hero. Solo: A Star Wars Story just hit theaters, and the its titular star is already on h…
By Alana Altmann

5 Practical Steps You Can Take To Fight Off Loneliness When You're Single

Being single and lonely don't have to go hand-in-hand, but if you are experiencing the blues due to the fact that you're not in a romantic relationship, that's totally understandable. Whether most of your friends are coupled up and it feels like you'…
By Jamie Kravitz

10 Things Not To Say To Your Perpetually Single Friend, Because They're So Rude

I have been single for... a minute. And by a minute, I mean the last five years of my life (basically all of my 20s). Sometimes, my single status has been a choice; other times, it's been a consequence of the fact that I say things like, "I once bit …
By Genevieve Wheeler

Katy Perry Flew To London To See Orlando Bloom & I'm Freaking Out

Things are heating up between Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom, and at this point I’m convinced that they’re totally meant to be together. While the hot and cold pair has kept us guessing about their relationship status over the past couple months, the “…
By Lara Walsh

6 Brutally Honest Phases Of Being The Only Single Person In Your Friend Group

I would argue that Newton's law of universal gravitation applies to friend groups. Remember that cartoon drawing of Newton sitting under an apple tree from middle school science? Newton's law says that every particle attracts every other particle in …
By Kimmy Foskett

9 Brutally Honest Phases Of Being Single Again That Will Make You Say, "LOL Same"

No matter how many people you've dated or how long or short your relationships have been, mostly everyone who's been in a relationship at some point has experienced all of the various phases of being single again after a breakup. (And if you're lucky…
By Brittney Morgan

How Many Items Can You Check Off Elite Daily's Summer Bucket List For Single Girls?

Sun-kissed cheeks, sandy feet, and sugary drinks — summer, the best season of all, is finally here. If I were still in high school, now would be the time to bust out my pink, spiral-bound journal and come up with a list of things to do that I'd proba…
By Sydnee Lyons

3 Major Ways Sex Changes When You're Single Again After Being In A Relationship

Of the last eight years of my life, I've been in committed relationships for approximately five and a half and single for the other two and a half. I've had long-distance partners, live-in partners, and long-term hookup buddies, each of whom has taug…
By Sydnee Lyons

Where You Should Really Travel To This Summer, Based On How Single You Are

Summer is creeping up fast, so it's time to start planning that bucket list trip. You don't need to wait on anyone to have the adventure of a lifetime. Oftentimes, some women find themselves prolonging travel because they're secretly hoping for a bae…
By Ciara Johnson

Charlie Puth Isn't Dating Selena Gomez & Here's What We Know About His Relationship Status

Following the romantic lives of celebrities can be so exhausting, but somebody has to do it, right? (It's me. I have to do this very, very tough job.) Between dating, breaking up, and everything in between, it can sometimes be difficult to keep up wi…
By Karen Ruffini

If You're A Young Single Mom, Should You Mention Your Kid In Your Dating App Bio?

I've come across a few single dads when swiping through dating apps and I always appreciate how upfront they are about their status as a parent. Right away, I can tell they prioritize family and responsibility, which speaks to their character. It als…
By Sydnee Lyons

Moms Reveal The Most Important Advice About Being Single In Your 20s, So Take Notes

Your 20s are a tough time full of growth and huge life changes that seem to never end. Between school, dating, making friends, and figuring out your career, you've got a lot on your plate, and sometimes it might feel like you don't know what to do or…
By Brittney Morgan

These Yoga Poses Open Up A Chakra In Your Body That'll Help You ~Find Yourself~

Yoga is an incredibly strong mental, physical, and spiritual practice that contains many layers. The physical poses in yoga are simply the surface of the practice, as "yoga" literally translates to the word "union" (of the mind, body, and soul, speci…
By Georgina Berbari

People Who Love Sleeping Run Into These 6 Struggles Every Single Weekend

When you consider sleeping to be one of your top three favorite activities, the weekend can seem like a 48-hour period of endless opportunity. There's more time to sleep in, extra potential for a lovely afternoon nap, and no reason to set an alarm wh…
By Caroline Burke

4 Signs You're Growing Out Of Your Relationship With Your College Sweetheart

If you're in a relationship in college, there are certainly a lot of perks. You always have a go-to date for formals, a study buddy during finals, and another home to visit during fall, winter, spring, and summer breaks. You also have someone to make…
By Elana Rubin

How To Stream The 2018 Billboard Music Awards So You Don't Miss A Single Moment

The Billboard Music Awards are only a few weeks away, and the line up this year is going to be spectacular. For the first time the music awards will be broadcast by NBC, and to celebrate, it's taking the newest judge of The Voice, Kelly Clarkson, and…
By Ani Bundel

18 People Reveal If They Prefer To Be Single Or In A Relationship, & You’ll Relate

I always thought I was someone who preferred to be single. I liked the freedom of doing whatever I wanted, whenever I liked. I'm someone who is content to be alone most of the time and I had a solid group of friends for the rare occasions when I felt…
By Rachel Shatto

The Weeknd Is Single Now, Even After Allegedly Making Out With His Ex At Coachella

I didn't realize I was at all interested in The Weeknd or is his romantic escapades until he released his new album, My Dear Melancholy, and the Taylor Swift-esque lyrics about his exes had me seriously invested in the fate of this dude's heart. For …
By Candice Jalili

7 Things The Single Friend In The Crew Really Wants To Clue You In On

Romantic comedies and Disney movies have set the standards pretty high for relationships. From the days of Cinderella and her pumpkin that turned into a carriage, many of us have been daydreaming of finding our very own fairy tale ending. The Noteboo…
By Marisa Casciano

These 11 Phases Of Being Single & Swiping Are So Relatable, You’ll LOL

Despite the way movies make it seem, falling in love isn't always easy. There's no magic wishing dust that can fast forward you to the part of your life when you get to marry your perfect match like Jennifer Garner in 13 Going on 30. What you do have…
By Brittney Morgan

If You're Newly Single & Want To Get Away, These Cities Are Waiting For You

At one point or another, we all feel like taking a break from reality and traveling someplace we've never been before. If you're newly single, a getaway may sound like the most refreshing savior right about now. The cities to travel to in 2018 will a…
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall

Ariana Grande Just Announced A New Single Is Coming & It'll Be Here SO SOON

Ariana Grande has been staying pretty low-key these days, which makes me ultra sad. But, while I was busy drinking my sorrows away with boxed wine, our girl Ariana was busy getting ready to show the world some new music, so yay! It's official, y'all.…
By Karen Ruffini

7 Single Women Reveal Why They Prefer To Stay Celibate Between Relationships

Choosing to have casual sex is just as empowering as choosing not to because, in both situations, you are completely in control of your sex life. Too often, the narrative of the sexually liberated woman is one where she's just as eager to have one-ni…
By Sydnee Lyons

What To Do If You Get A Plus-One Invitation To A Wedding & You're Single AF

A wedding is one of a few traditions left in 2018 whose success is contingent on truly excellent behavior by all involved. Great wedding etiquette on the part of a host means organizing transportation, providing food, and courteously thanking all of …
By Kimmy Foskett

7 Single Women Reveal How Often They Have Sex

Do you ever feel like you're constantly comparing yourself to other people? On social media, in your classes, at work, or even within your own family. I'm not sure what we expect the ~winner~ to receive or if we even know what it would take to win. W…
By Sydnee Lyons

6 Women In Long-Term Relationships Reveal Their Regrets About Their Single Days

When my last relationship was coming to an end, I remember wishing I had spent more time being single before getting into something serious. I had been single for about a year when my partner and I got together and, looking back, that was one of the …
By Sydnee Lyons

Women Reveal How They Deal With Wanting To Be Single, Even Though They Love Their Partner

You and your bae have been together for a while now. You've passed that initial exciting spark phase. You've passed the first "I love you." Maybe you've even passed the wedding vows. Things have slowed down now, though, and you eventually start think…
By Candice Jalili

Dean Unglert Is Single Again & There's One Question On Bachelor Nation's Mind

Now that winter is finally coming to an end, it's time to start looking forward to Bachelor in Paradise (love ya, Becca, but I'm not expecting your season of The Bachelorette to be especially beachy). Paradise's sun-soaked boozefest proves entertaini…
By Claire Spellberg

4 Best Cities To Check Out In Your 20s If You're Single & Ready To Mingle

The single life can be scary AF, especially if you're fresh out of a relationship. It can be a major life shift, even if you're the one who broke things off. On one hand, you leave a lot of memories behind. On the other, you're now free to live life …
By Ciara Johnson

You Can't Complain About Being Single If You Don't Do This One Important Thing

I've been single for most of my 20s. I've done the "seeing someone" thing for a few weeks and a few months. I've had flings that stretch precisely from Memorial Day to Labor Day. I've had between two and four half-relationships, depending on how you …
By Kimmy Foskett

Logan Paul's Social Media Suggests That He's Single, In Case You're Interested

Even if you're not a huge follower of YouTube stars, you've likely heard of Logan Paul. Paul has amassed a huge following on social media thanks to his YouTube channel, and more people learned his name when it was splashed all over headlines in the b…
By Collette Reitz

Your Zodiac Sign Reveals Why You're Single Right Now & It's So Scarily Accurate

Once after at least four margaritas, I imagined an album title for my love life with my friends. I decided it would be called This Is Why I'm Single, and it's title track "This Is Why I'm Single" would be a parody of MIMS' 2007 hit "This Is Why I'm H…
By Kimmy Foskett

Your Ultimate Guide To Every Single Person The Kardashian Sisters Have Ever Dated

For more than a decade, we've watched the Kardashian family live their lives on television and through social media. The family members on the show have broadcasted their dating lives, weddings, and breakups. From Kourtney and Scott's on-again, off-a…
By Elana Rubin

13 Hilarious Tweets About Being Single That Resonate Deeply Into Your Soul

I'd like to think I'm too big a person to subtweet but LOL, who am I kidding? I have been subtweeting f*ckboys who've ghosted me for years. It's basically a passion of mine, which is how I've managed to like and retweet tons of hilarious tweets about…
By Sydnee Lyons

What The Single Girl Really Wants For Her 25th Birthday But Probably Won't Tell You

Turning 25 is going to bring on all of those quarter-life feels. But for any girl who's single, she may be facing it a little bit differently. So much happens by the time you reach 25, and if you're single, there's a lot of self-reflection going on. …
By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall

Being Single Is So Underrated — Here Are The 6 Most Amazing Times To Fly Solo

There's nothing wrong with being single, but sometimes — especially if you've been single forever or are recently out of a relationship — it's natural to desire that intimacy and affection that dating can provide. And sure, few people would turn down…
By Elana Rubin