Single Women

Five Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Casual Sex

Simone Katerine | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Living
Simone Katerine

Although I hope sex ed class has changed a lot since I was a teen in the mid-90s, I'm not holding my breath. From learning how to be comfortable in my own skin to dealing with those messy things called "feelings," here are a few things I really wish someone had told me about casual sex.

5 Things Never To Say To A Single Woman (And The Things You Should)

Canadian Living | Jessica Padykula | Posted 04.03.2014 | Canada Living

Married or coupled up individuals often think nothing of asking single women personal questions, offering them unsolicited advice or commenting on the...

The Year of Fun: The Science to Being Single

Megan Fielding | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada Living
Megan Fielding

Expressing my recent distaste for being single, my friend shared her secret to healing the wounds of a long-term relationship that ended. After months of feeling down, she decided to pick herself up and embark on what she branded, "The year of fun." The formula breaks down into a simple equation: open-minded attitude + thirst for adventure = year of fun.

This Is How Single People REALLY Feel

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

You can imagine how a single person feels during the season of togetherness, but do you know what really through their heads? According to a recen...

How to Travel After 40

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Sacha DeVoretz

I continue to be quite content to travel on my own to a town a few hours away or on a long flight around the world. It is always invigorating for me to venture out solo. Now instead of others being shocked by my willingness to travel on my own, there is a look of sympathy when I share with them that I will be going on vacation by myself. I can imagine the thoughts running through their head, "Why would a woman in her early 40s be traveling on her own? Is she newly divorced? She must be lonely."

Can Mothers and Single Women Remain BFFs?

The Purple Fig | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Living
The Purple Fig

You're a wife and mother to a four-year-old with another baby on the way. I, on the other hand, am still single, trying to figure out my next career move and wondering if I'll ever find a husband or have kids. I know we've always called ourselves "best friends," but lately I've been wondering if we're living up to the title.

Ditch Your Online Dating Profile

Heather Magee | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Magee

So f*$k online dating. Don't spend another second milling about your flat, fiddling with your profile picture. Instead, get out of your comfort zone and meet some new people. This could mean sitting at a bar on your own or travelling across town to a new watering hole. Ditch your regular routine, smile at strangers and make eye contact. Engage with living and breathing human beings!

Five Shortcuts for Finding True Love

Colette Kenney | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

We live in a fast-paced world, so who doesn't love a good shortcut? Especially if it helps you find true love. If you're a woman reading this, by extension the most important thing to you in life, is love. So please, take these 5 shortcuts to heart. Embody them. Live them every single day.

Five Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Colette Kenney | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

Did you know that it takes just one-tenth of a second to make a first impression? It's true. So that just goes to show: Making a good first impression is super important, because you only really get one crack at it. To help you make all of your first impressions at KarMingle events first class, we've prepared a top five list of things you can do:

Change My Mind: Is the Modern Woman Too Picky?

JD Halperin | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Living
JD Halperin

Incredibly, there are no statistics on this. And yet women hear about this topic all the time -- and not just from their mothers. It's an anthem playing throughout our modern culture, along with all those girl empowerment, Beyonce-style pop songs. So HuffPost put the topic to two young single men, active on the dating frontier. In our latest "Change My Mind" debate, you the reader get to decide on the loser. Just be kind. Reject him nicely.

Can Married Women Handle a Single Woman's Truths?

Delaine Moore | Posted 06.02.2012 | Canada Living
Delaine Moore

Which parts of my book were THAT "uncomfortable" for them? Was it when I received a phone call in the middle of the night from my husband's mistress? Was it my sexual curiosity -- perhaps the fact that I learned to G-spot orgasm with a man I casually dated, or that I once attended a sex club?

Four Ways to Repel Women

Nicole Forrester | Posted 01.23.2012 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

You don't hear from her. She doesn't follow up. She's elusively "busy" and doesn't return your texts or phone calls for days, if ever. So, what happened? What in 24 hours could make this girl go from seemingly being into you to treating you like the plague? Here are four woman-repellers.

Are You Settling?

Melissa Ramos | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Living
Melissa Ramos

How do we have a growing group of strong-minded, confident women who are happy to be single but struggle and settle in the kitchen? Let's avoid settling in the kitchen because our relationship with food is a direct reflection of the relationship we have with ourselves.

Single for Six Reasons

Sofi Papamarko | Posted 09.06.2011 | Canada
Sofi Papamarko

Some people insist that single women are not married because they're shallow, not good enough or doing something wrong. But I would argue that we are actually doing everything right.