Valentine's Day, a day typically associated with love, partnership and commitment. But hey, if you go against the status quo and are a slutty gay man single for the holiday, who says you can't join in on the fun? If you're looking to make the most of your time as an eligible bachelor (or bachelorette!), here are eight sassy things you can do this Valentine's Day!
Crush It At The Gym - Get Swole So Everyone Thinks You Have Someone In Your Life
Valentine’s Day is all about turning heads and grabbing attention, so why not show off your impressive gains to the world? Hit the gym and work on getting even more swole. The gym can be a great place for meeting potential dates, so make sure you bring your A-game when it's time to lift those weights. Look good, feel even better, and everyone will think you have someone special in your life!
Host A Singles Night - Gather Your Fave Queer Peeps In One Place
Rally up your fellow single queer friends and get ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day the right way: with some quality time spent together. Host a singles night in your home or at a bar, and make it an evening full of sassy fun. Not only will you create lasting memories with your closest friends, but you may even meet someone special while there!
Go On A Date With Yourself – Explore That Place You Always Wanted To Check Out
Take advantage of the freedom that comes with being single and explore what the world has to offer. Go on a date with yourself and check out that place you always wanted to visit. Whether it's a museum, art gallery, or movie theater, take in the sights and enjoy your own company. Enjoy an evening just for you and don't forget to treat yourself to something special!
Join A Dating Site & Swipe Away – Who Knows What Might Happen!
If you're looking to mingle and meet potential partners, joining an online dating site (More on the cute dating ones not just hook up ones) is a great way to do just that. With no pressure or expectations, take your time swiping and connecting with other single folks. You never know who you might find out there or what might happen! So get ready for some exciting possibilities and embark on your journey to find love this Valentine's Day.
Plan An Epic Night Out - Let Loose And Feel Free
Embrace all things spontaneous and plan an epic night out! Get the gang together and let loose, going wherever your heart (or feet) take you. The best part is that there are no rules, so do whatever makes you feel free and alive! From a salsa dance class to a night of bowling with friends, give yourself permission to enjoy every minute. After all, life is too short not to let yourself feel wild and alive every now and then.
Pamper Yourself - Take Time To Really Enjoy Personal Hygiene & Skin Care Routines
Taking a little time for yourself is essential for your wellbeing. Make sure to carve out some moments in the day to really enjoy your personal hygiene and skin care routines. Pamper yourself with indulgent treatments like face masks, long hot showers and foot soaks - all of which can help you to relax and unwind. Focusing on yourself helps to ease stress and remind you that you are worthy of being looked after. Take this time as an opportunity to practice self-care, recharge and enjoy life.
Go On An Epic Fuckfest
That's right - get it on. There's lots of other singles (or couples even) on Valentine's Day looking for poles & holes. Use the opportunity to just go out and binge. No loads denied evening is in store for you!
Get Crafty For Galentine’s Day – Show Some Love To Your Non-Romantic Relationships
Galentine's Day is the perfect occasion to show your appreciation for all of your non-romantic relationships. Plan a crafty night in with your gal pals - anything from making friendship bracelets to creating flower arrangements. Spend time celebrating all of the amazing people in your life and show them how much you care. Grab some snacks and drinks, play some music, and get creative! Not only will you have a great time, but the momento you make together will be something both of you can cherish for years to come.
The Bottom Line
If you're single on Valentine's Day, remember that it doesn't have to be a time of loneliness and heartache. With these 8 ideas, you can make the most of this day in meaningful ways. Whether you choose to pamper yourself with a spa day, volunteer for a cause you're passionate about, or get creative with craft night awesome activities like such, embrace your solo status and create wonderful memories that will last. On Valentine's Day — and any other day — take pride in the fact that you can rely on yourself to always make sure that you are taken care of.