Single people are often branded with tired stereotypes portraying them as unlucky in love, unhappy, and lonely. But for many women, being single is actually a conscious choice. One that makes them feel fulfilled, successful and even, dare we say, happy. Single people have more friends.
Why being single is the best choice?
“One of the major benefits of being single is having the space in your life to spend quality time with friends,” says Roxy Zarrabi, Psy. D., a clinical psychologist. And being single actually increases social connections, according to a study published in the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships.
What does single by choice mean?
It means that youre only willing to get into a relationship with the RIGHT person, and wont be with anyone unless youre a good, strong, 99% sure! Youre happy by yourself. Just because youre single, doesnt mean youre lonely.
Why do you stay single?
Being single gives you the space to think Taking some time to yourself should be seen as an opportunity to get to know who you really are and what you need. If you take time being single, youll find time is a great healer and youll learn to let go of your past.