About that. If you're single on Valentine's Day, you might find the holiday a little anxiety-inducing, or at least yawn-worthy. Pick a Pinot noir from the top shelf or the Sauvignon blanc with the most aesthetically pleasing label. Try not to be like Kelsey from The Bachelor , who saved a bottle of pricey bubbly for the perfect occasion and person to pop it open, only to have the moment ruined. Enjoy the good stuff for yourself. And if you don't drink, use the same philosophy as an excuse to splurge on a luxe skin cream or takeout order.
Happy Valentines Day Messages from the Heart for Lover
Single on Valentines Day - Being Single on Valentines Day
Even though it often feels that way. In my person opinion, February 14th is a day dedicated to loving on your friends, your family, and most importantly, yourself. Real talk: The most important relationship you can have is with yourself, which is why you should be happy okay, not happy , but grateful! Licensed psychotherapist Markesha Miller suggests writing yourself a love letter. Talk about the future that you anticipate for yourself," she says. If seeing other people's CoupleGoals pics on the 'gram is going to make you feel even more salty about your situation, delete the app entirely or be mindful of your scrolling. You can also volunteer at a youth shelter, soup kitchen, or animal shelter.
Singles Awareness Day
Let's be totally honest here, Valentine's Day is not for everyone. For some people, it's another huge reminder that you're still riding that single train even though you're totally awesome. For others, it's a stressful day when you have to spend a lot of money and time to impress your bae when you're constantly showering them with love anyway. No matter which group you fall under, I think we can all agree that apart from the half-price chocolate the next day and the extra BFF time you get on Galentine's Day, Valentine's Day itself actually sucks.
It serves as a complement to Valentine's Day for people who are single, that is, not married or in a romantic relationship. It is a celebration of love in all forms recognising the love between friends, family and loving yourself. The United Kingdom have two 'days' attributed to highlighting single status. It is celebrated on 11 March with the aim to empower those who identify themselves as single. On Singles Awareness Day, single people gather to celebrate or to commiserate in their single status.