single women

43 Ways To Be Single

“Single and ready to mingle”? Please. Being single is so much more complex and unpredictable than that.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 8, 2016 - 9:15 am

Help! Remote Brazilian Village Of Women Needs A Few Good Men

Dozens of single women looking for a man? No, it’s not “The Bachelor”; it’s the remote town of Novia do Cordeiro in Brazil, where most of the population of 600…

Jessica Wakeman | August 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm

All The Single Ladies (Are Getting Politicians Excited)!

I don’t have much money to donate, so I assume politicians don’t care about me personally. But I guess I forgot about various “voting blocs” and how I’m probably listed…

Jessica Wakeman | July 3, 2014 - 3:00 pm

20 Signs You’re Really, Really Single

Sometimes your single status is a scarlet letter that has been sewn on your forehead, other times your delusions have you believing this dry spell is more sunny California than…

College Candy | June 8, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Frisky Q&A: Melanie Notkin, Author Of The Otherhood, On Women Who Want Children But Don’t Have Them Yet

The Otherhood: a growing population of educated, professional women in their 30s and 40s who have yet to find love or start a family. In fact, statistics show that almost…

Avital Norman Nathman | April 16, 2014 - 1:00 pm

You Aren’t Imagining It: Study Finds That Seeing Happy Couples In Ads Makes You Depressed

New research from the University of Southern California found that, shocker, looking at images of happy couples when you’re single makes you feel crappy. Advertisers love to rely…

Claire Hannum | March 16, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Hitched: Who’s Next?

How about this: unless you’re speaking to a person who is literally about to walk down an aisle to an altar at which they will proceed to exchange vows of…

Andrea Grimes | May 1, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Hitched: Everybody Panic, Single Women Are Planning Weddings!

The New York Times, ever concerned about the plight of the three people it takes to make a Style Section trend story, has identified a disturbing new tendency among women…

Andrea Grimes | January 30, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Hitched: What I Miss About Being Single — And What I Don’t

People just love to get engaged at Christmastime. I imagine this is a result of a combination of factors, from feeling more family-oriented than usual (although the holidays have the…

Andrea Grimes | December 26, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Hitched: Reliving The Bachelorette Life

I made sure to get the thin crust pizza, because I knew that once it was just me and a couch and Liam Neeson rescuing some people from some horrible…

Andrea Grimes | October 3, 2012 - 2:00 pm

“Bachelorette” Writer/Director On Struggling To Define Single Women

“With ‘Bachelorette,’ I thought of these really thin, beautiful women, who if you saw walking down the street you’d think, ‘These girls have their lives together and it makes me…

Jessica Wakeman | September 9, 2012 - 9:00 am

All The Single Ladies … Say This S**t

I’m too intimidating. I hate birthdays. I hate New Year’s. Yup. I’ve said all of these things and more. Behold, shit single ladies say. [YouTube] …

Julie Gerstein | January 5, 2012 - 1:40 pm
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