Krissy Brady is a women’s health + lifestyle writer who’s so out of shape, it’s like she has the innards of an 80-year-old. Instead of learning how to crochet, she decided to turn her emotional baggage into a writing career (genius, no?)...
Why being single during the holidays is the best and worst thing ever
For every reason to love being single during the holidays, there's one to despise it too — especially when the cheesy Christmas music turns the cool couples you know into lovey-dovey, pukey-wukey commitment-bots who try to set you up with the single goobers they know from the office/gym/rehab. Suddenly, everyone around you is laying the love on thicker than the cupcake frosting you're planning on hoovering later.
And so begins the emotional roller coaster of being the dateless holiday spinster:
Pro: The only family you have to pretend to like is your own