Being single doesn’t have to be complicated. Even if couples surround you, there’s a certain beauty that comes with being single. Instead of focusing on the downsides of being single, it’s important to make the most out of your time alone and realize the positive side of it. Being single often is stereotyped with being unhappy- but that couldn’t be further from the truth! If you’re single and struggling to see the silver lining, keep reading to find out our hidden gems of being single:


Being single means you can do whatever you want, wherever you want, with whoever you want! Being single means, you have the freedom to make your own decisions, and no one can tell you otherwise. Very often in life, we are tied down by the decisions of our significant others, and the only time we have in our lives to be completely free it when we’re single!

2You Get In Tune With Yourself

When you’re single, you have the time to realize what you want in life. It’s easy to watch the months and years go by when you’re in a relationship until suddenly you realize you aren’t happy with what you’re doing in life. Being single allows you to self evaluate.

3You Think Clearly

Being in a relationship often leaves our minds cluttered and clouds our views on certain things. Your significant other usually has a considerable impact on your mind and can take up a lot of your thinking space. Being single frees up a massive part of your mind and leaves you thinking more clearly!


Self-care is a priority when you’re single. Self-care goes beyond face masks and massages- it means learning to love yourself for who you are. When you’re single, self-care should be your utmost concern and being a little selfish when it comes to that is perfectly okay.

5You Become Independent

Being able to be independent is so important in life. You’re not always going to be surrounded by people who will give you advice on what to do, and it’s essential to be able to make important life decisions all on your own. Being single will gives you the room to learn how to become independent and the importance of autonomy.