Today marks the first day of summer which means summer festivities are now in full effect. As you scroll through your timeline, you're bound to see couples traveling to exotic destinations together. This can give you a bit of FOMO if you don't have a significant other at the moment. At times, it seems as though summertime is the best time to be boo'd up, but this isn't entirely true. If anything summertime is the best time to be single and do you. So if you're single this summer, here are a few tips you can use to make the best out of it.
#1: Give Yourself a New Look
A new look at the beginning of a new season only makes sense, especially for the summer. Whether you change up your makeup look, try a new hairstyle, or completely rearrange your closet, do something new to give refresh yourself for the summertime.
#2: Take on a New Hobbie
You'd be surprised of all the hidden talents you have that you don't even know about yet. You could try photography, writing, and even music. Chose a couple of hobbies that may pique your interest and give it a shot. Who knows? If you're any good at it, you can make it into a side hustle.
#3: Plan a Girls Trip
You can never go wrong with a vacation with your girlfriends. No matter what, the best memories are made when you're with your friends. Grab your closest friends and plan a trip together for the summer.
#4: Go on Dates
Going out on dates doesn't have to be a scary, nerve-wracking ordeal. The experience can be quite fun and adventurous. Dating allows you to meet new people, have great conversation, and experience new things.
#5: Go out with Friends
Along with going out with potential suitors, go out with your friends. As I mentioned earlier, spending time with friends is always a good time. And instead of going to your usual hangout spots, try finding a restaurant, lounge, or bar you've never been to before.
#6: Have Some Me Time
The most important and beneficial part of being single is taking time for yourself. This could mean reading a new book or binge-watching an entire series on Netflix. You can even go to the spa or take yourself on a shopping spree. Do whatever it is that'll make you feel like you're catering to yourself. You deserve it!