Two Comfort Food Recipes for One

Of the year’s blockbuster hits, the movie Julie and Julia was perhaps one of our guiltiest pleasures. Hollywood aside, 2009 will be remembered as the year that cooking for one became a hot topic. It helps when a culinary legend like Judith Jones, formerly Julia Child’s editor, tackles such it a topic. But Ms. Jones was neither the first nor only one to write for solos. In fact her book The Pleasures of Cooking for One succeeded two others of the same ilk....more

Silent Nights? Online Conversation Starters You Must Try

According to Online Dating Magazine, more than 40 million single Americans have used dating sites at one time or another. Of that, three million are married or in long-term relationships. Online dating has come along way since it began entering our homes in the 90’s. ...more

Getting Scrooged by Your Sweetheart?

It's the season for Jingle Bells, All I Want for Christmas, and Santa Claus is coming to town. Or do the holidays have you singing a different, more depressed, tune this year?...more

Poll: Half of Manhattan residents live alone

New Yorkers have no excuse for dateless Friday nights. More than half of all Manhattan residents are living alone -- and the number of singles in the city is continuing to rise to historic levels, new Census Bureau data show. That means you've got a 50-50 shot that the cute neighbor down the hall is looking for love. The borough now resembles some kind of "Sex and the City" fantasyland with a majority of households, 50.3 percent, with just one resident -- no roommate, no spouse, no family, no kids. ...more

Toking and Tolerance: Is Pot Smoking an Issue for YOU

From medical marijuana to cannabis cafes in Portland, everyone is talking about toking these days. With over 15 million Americans admitting that they use it regularly, marijuana is still widely popular among Americans and it seems that several new breeds of users have emerged in the last few years.   There are stiletto stoners whom, based on a poll conducted by Marie Claire magazine, are powerful and professional females and baby boomers who are big on bong hits....more

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Top 10: Hip & Hot Single Celebrity Boomers

Americans are obsessed with famous picture perfect unions.  Yet even celebrities with a fan base of followers, don’t always have an easy time settling down.  Being a single baby boomer can make it even harder.  With busy schedules whose basics are not unlike our own: demanding job, children to raise, grocery shopping, laundry and car brakes that need replacing, overseeing a household alone isn’t easy.  With several life experiences behind you, now is the perfect time to be fabulous on your own.    Take some tips from the ten celebrity boomers below,...more

Completely Bare Down There

I am dating a man who is significantly younger than me and loving it! The problem is that he keeps asking me to go “completely bare down there.” Am I being old-fashioned if I refuse to shave it all off for him? ...more

2009 Rundown: Deals, Steals and Things to Do for the Holidays!

Practice Salutations in the Sun: Who needs stuffing when you can spend the time getting toned and tanned with other holiday nomads in the sun and crystal blue waters of one of the most exotic parts of South America. That’s right folks, Escape to Shape is traveling to Cartagena, Colombia from November 22-28....more

Simple and Indulgent: A 3-Course Dinner for One

Cooking for number one? Chef and food media personality and promoter, Karine Backhoum who appears regularly as a judge on the Iron Chef, prepared some single serve recipes for Single Edition Members. Endive, Grape and Walnut Salad With Crumbled Gorgonzola Cheese ...more

Reconciling Former Relationship

My husband of 19 years and I had a fight and I told him to leave. He did and ended up moving across to the other side of the country!...more