Random Musings

The Mind Trap of Advertising Commercial Holidays: Valentine’s Day Edition

Hello, dear readers! It's Valentine's Day! Or, for most of my life, I stubbornly referred to it as Single Awareness Day (and honestly, it still is), because I wasn't lucky enough to be in a relationship and have something to celebrate. I was basically this lovey-dovey holiday's Scrooge. It wasn't until I got a little… Continue reading The Mind Trap of Advertising Commercial Holidays: Valentine’s Day Edition

Random Musings

Something A Little Different

So, this is the first year I'm not celebrating Single Awareness Day, but instead, celebrating Valentine's Day in all it's couply, mushy, over-priced messiness. That is...such a new feeling, for me. And I couldn't be more excited. And something that, if you've been following this blog since I started it, back in 2012, you'll know… Continue reading Something A Little Different

Random Musings

Single Status: A Choice and a Dream

Valentine's Day is always a hit or miss for me emotionally. Most years, unfortunately, I find myself pretty miserable, wishing I had someone to spend it with and someone to spoil with letters filled with gushy confessions they already know and a ridiculous amount of chocolate. Spending 23 years solo will have that affect on… Continue reading Single Status: A Choice and a Dream