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The art of living alone & loving it : your inspirational toolkit for a whole and happy life / Jane Matthews.

By: Mathews, Jane [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Crows Nest, NSW : Murdoch Books, an imprint of Allen & Unwin, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 285 pages ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781760523619 (paperback).Other title: Art of living alone and loving.Subject(s): Solitude | Self-realization | Self-help techniquesDDC classification: 155.9/2 Summary: Whether you view living alone as the ultimate compromise or the ultimate luxury, it presents daily challenges, such as cooking for one, organising holidays, juggling finances, and avoiding the siren call of wine, Ugg boots and Netflix. And there are the less tangible tests, like nailing the octopus of loneliness to the wall, and holding your head high in a society where solo living is viewed (consciously or not) as the runner-up prize. Author Jane Mathews believes that to be truly content living alone, it pays to examine every aspect of your life-relationships, health, home, finances, interests and spirituality-and then take action. No matter what your unique situation, there's something here for you. Jane provides the map and you choose the route to a more joyful, contented life.
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Whether you view living alone as the ultimate compromise or the ultimate luxury, it presents daily challenges, such as cooking for one, organising holidays, juggling finances, and avoiding the siren call of wine, Ugg boots and Netflix. And there are the less tangible tests, like nailing the octopus of loneliness to the wall, and holding your head high in a society where solo living is viewed (consciously or not) as the runner-up prize. Author Jane Mathews believes that to be truly content living alone, it pays to examine every aspect of your life-relationships, health, home, finances, interests and spirituality-and then take action. No matter what your unique situation, there's something here for you. Jane provides the map and you choose the route to a more joyful, contented life.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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