Living Single

Dear Future Husband, I’m Not Writing You A Letter

by Yvonne Chase

I Think It’s Silly I have never written a Dear Future Husband letter. Have you? To be very honest with you, when I saw the hashtag floating around Twitter, I thought it was silly. Sure I read some of the tweets and some were sentimental and very sweet, however, I still think it’s silly to […]

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Pizza, September, Letting Go And Fond Memories

by Yvonne Chase

Stop What You’re Doing Today, September 1, 2017, I am eating a slice of pizza in honor of my mother. One year ago today, I laid my hand on her chest and felt her last heartbeat. I had just moved all of my boxes into my new place and was getting settled when that still […]

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The Crazy Things People Say And God’s Beautiful Plan For Living Single

by Yvonne Chase

Crazy Things People Say #1 She said; why don’t you have any children? I said: No disrespect to single mothers but I never wanted that to be my story. Crazy Things People Say #2 She said: Why are you single? You should move to Texas. You don’t have much time left to meet someone and […]

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Three Homeless Men And Three Dollar Bills Changed My Life

by Yvonne Chase

On A Natural High It’s 12:23 am and I can’t sleep. I can’t sleep because I just came in from the best night ever and I’m on a natural high that all started when I asked three homeless men, “Why are you homeless?  Let me rewind the tape and tell you how it all began. […]

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Finding A Wife Is Not A Priority For Single Christian Men

by Yvonne Chase

Why She’s Single I’m mad. I watched a video by a notable pastor with a large following that pissed me off. Finding a wife is a man’s responsibility yet he puts the onus on women. Let me tell you what he said to Christian single women at a women’s conference about why she’s single: “Here’s […]

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A Speck, A Plank And Fighting Our Way To Great Relationships

by Yvonne Chase

Speck In Your Brother’s Eye How do you fight? Do you fight or do you act as if all is well? Do you carry a big broom to sweep everything under the rug or do you confront issues as they arise? Are you picking out the speck in your brother’s eye before you look at the plank in […]

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Yesterday’s Hard Conversation Wore Me Out

by Yvonne Chase

Spilling Your Guts In my last post, I talked about hard conversations. As I said there and I say now, hard conversations are hard. They require a lot of courage. You’re literally spilling your guts without any guarantee of the outcome. Yesterday I had a hard conversation that was long overdue with a very close […]

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The Most Important Issue In Living Single And Marriage Is…

by Yvonne Chase

The Most Important Issue In Marriage An email titled The Most Important Issue in Marriage landed in my inbox this weekend. Of course, I opened it immediately. I wanted to know what this most important issue is. Don’t you want to know?  Most Important Issue In Life Even though I’m unmarried, I’ve always believed this […]

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7 Ways To Be Comfortable In Your Skin Before You Marry

by Yvonne Chase

Comfortable In My Skin An article titled 10 Reasons To Be Happy With Yourself Before You Marry landed in my inbox recently. Seven of those things stood out to me. This post highlights a bit of what was shared in that post and how I’ve applied these principles to every area of my life. It […]

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25 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

by Yvonne Chase

A Closer Look Hello readers, I decided to kick off the month of July with a fun light-hearted post that would tell you a little bit more about me. Every week, I take a trip to the bookstore to read the weekly magazines; US Weekly, People, Life & Style, OK! and others. One of the features […]

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