Here are some ways to enjoy yourself on February February 14 is also a day to celebrate all of the loving relationships in your life, from friends to family. Handing out valentines to your friends, classmates, siblings or co-workers can be a lot of fun and a great way to make someone feel good. You can pick up valentines at a local retail store or try making your own with craft supplies. You could also bake or bring in a special treat to share — cupcakes are always a hit!
11 Reasons Being Single on Valentine's Day Is Actually The Best
When February 14th comes along, if you don't have a significant other, you usually feel the pressure to find a date, because nothing's worse than spending Valentine's Day alone , right? As awesome as it is to have an SO on the most romantic day of the year to do all the exceptionally romantic things couples do, there are definitely many, many advantages to being single too. Your wallet won't suffer for love. You know that if you were in a relationship with someone you really cared about, the money you'd end up spending on a romantic dinner and gift would totally be worth it despite your aching bank account. Still, you can't help being grateful you don't have to spend all that money and can save it for something you really want, like concert tix to YOUR fave band or a cute new wallet to keep all the cash.
14 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day When You’re Single
But not for the obvious reasons. No, riding solo in February is awesome for much bigger, better reasons than all that. To a single person, V-Day could just be another day of the month. How liberating is that? Think back to all those evenings you spent at an overpriced dinner on an overhyped date, trying to live up to a silly expectation, probably wishing you could do be doing anything else.
RuPaul, a famous drag queen, and moderator of the show, Drag Race, always has the best quotes about self-love. The love you receive is a direct correlation to the love you have for yourself. Take some time to exercise self-love. Being single is a celebratory moment and one that is often overlooked.