Posts tagged "unmarried"

12 Advantages Of Being A Single Woman

This month marks not only my 34th birthday (tomorrow!), but also the third anniversary of my move from Chicago to New York to move in with my now husband. I wasn’t sure at the time if I’d be getting my own place and just staying with him temporarily, or even if the relationship would work…

Wendy Atterberry / September 7, 2010

15 Women On Why They Said “No” To Marriage

Many couples feel that marriage is not necessary for happiness and long-term commitment. Fifteen women give us their ideas about what marriage means and why they don’t need it to be happy in their relationships.

The Frisky / May 31, 2010

Do You Feel A Social Stigma As A Single Woman?

In a new study, researchers talked to a whopping 32 never-married women over the age of 30 and discovered that some of them feel a social stigma because of their single status. For example, they may feel unwanted pressure at weddings during the bouquet toss, or insecure when “parents and siblings remark about their singlehood…

Wendy Atterberry / March 25, 2010

What Do You Aspire To?

Over half of the women in America are livin’ single. It’s an amazing statistic that shows just how far women have come in the past few decades. We’re not waiting around for a white wedding to jump start our lives anymore. After the jump, tell us what you aspire to in the 21st century.

Simcha / February 6, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Loud Music, Women’s Restrooms, And Unmarried Americans

Loud music seems to cause people to drink more, faster. [EurekAlert!]…

Catherine Strawn / July 21, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Unmarried Women, Dementia, And Websites

Research from the Mayo Clinic suggests unmarried women living in rural areas have lower self-rated health status than their married counterparts. This includes greater feelings of depression. [Medical News Today]…

Catherine Strawn / June 12, 2008