The Frivolist: 6 Reasons Eating Alone at a Restaurant Is the Best Meal You’ll Ever Have

By | 2018-09-19T12:17:39+00:00 September 19th, 2018|Advice, Entertainment|

Being alone and being lonely are two different things. While I don’t prefer the latter, I embrace the former. I do a lot of things by myself, in fact. Go to the movies, sit on the beach, pop into a happy hour, enjoy bikes rides, even go on vacation. I also like to treat myself to lunches and dinners out where I can sit in solitude and think, work, or catch up on odds and ends on my to-do list. For those reasons and six more, here’s why eating alone at a restaurant is the best meal you’ll ever have.

The Frivolist: 5 Reasons to Resist Tossing Out Your Ex-Relationships’ Mementos

By | 2018-09-05T11:45:12+00:00 September 5th, 2018|Advice, Entertainment, Features|

When a relationship ends, tensions run high – and the first thing many of us do to satisfy our anger and sadness is to toss or burn the photos, letters and other mementos our partners have given us. This act of aggression won’t solve anything, and, in fact, will only serve to hurt you more later. Quell the temptation to pitch your ex-relationships’ physical reminders with these five reasons to hold onto them.

The Frivolist: 5 Things to Do Before Giving Your Rocky Relationship the Kiss-Off

By | 2018-05-09T12:41:45+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Advice, Entertainment|

You can take the easy way out when the going gets tough in your relationship (and you should if you don’t love your partner anymore), but there’s plenty of value and payoff in sticking the hard times out and trying to make it work. How you do that is up to you – there’s no right or wrong way – but these tips on putting the pieces of shattered partnership back together again are a great place to start.

The Frivolist: 6 Things I’d Like to See on the ‘Roseanne’ Revival

By | 2018-03-28T13:32:26+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Advice, Entertainment|

Roseanne Barr knows how to keep tongues wagging. From her infamous bungling of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and my-way-or-the-highway tyranny on the set of her groundbreaking sitcom to her failed presidential bid and accusation that Ireland (yes, the whole darn country) is anti-Semitic, the self-proclaimed domestic goddess has been a controversial pop-culture mainstay for more than 30 years.

The Frivolist: Downtime Detox

By | 2015-08-06T09:00:00+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Advice, Entertainment|

We're just about halfway through summer, and chances are you've worn yourself out - even though you don't dare show it. Secret's safe, playboys (and girls). But here are a few healthy ways to recoup [...]