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50 Ways to enjoy being single

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Love your single life

Breakups are hard on everybody -- but after the initial pain and sorrow passes, you'll find that flying solo isn't that bad. In fact, it can be downright fun. Check out these fabulous ways to enjoy being single.

Love your single life

How to enjoy being single

  1. Get a professional massage every week.
  2. Spend quality time with your family.
  3. Splurge on a personal trainer.
  4. Take an exotic cooking class.
  5. Flirt with an old boyfriend on Facebook.
  6. Gather friends and go to a music concert.
  7. Think about what you want in your next relationship.
  8. Enjoy an afternoon at the park, reading a book.
  9. Join a political campaign.
  10. Find someone in your past you want to forgive.
  11. Start going to church again.
  12. Spend the weekend at a spa.
  13. Look for someone who can make you laugh.
  14. Call up an old flame.
  15. Lie on the "other" side of the bed.
  16. Go to a sporting event alone and cheer.
  17. Redecorate your bedroom.
  18. Change your Facebook status to "single."
  19. Make it a point to talk to strangers.
  20. Throw a party for absolutely no reason.
  21. Give a girlfriend a makeover.
  22. Make a bootie call.
  23. Go out to a restaurant and just order dessert.
  24. Spend the afternoon reading at the library.
  25. Make a list of 50 things you love about yourself.

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