- Author Jane Mathews on the Art of Living Alone and Loving It
- The Art of Living Alone & Loving It
- The Art of Living Alone and Loving It
Author Jane Mathews on the Art of Living Alone and Loving It
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An inspirational toolkit for solo living - full of sound, practical advice, warmth and humour. Jane Mathews is by day a marketing expert helping companies understand what makes people tick. By night she enjoys her own company and is currently perfecting soup dumplings. She lives in Sydney with her dog Rory. Download cover. 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.
Whether you view living alone as the ultimate compromise or the ultimate luxury, it presents daily challenges, such as cooking for one, organising holidays.
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The Art of Living Alone & Loving It
The Art of Living Alone and Loving It
Ultimate compromise or ultimate luxury? Consider her book her thoughtful, considered and funny route to a more joyful, contented life. We asked a few questions of Jane, including whether she sought a solo-living role model, the pitfalls of solitude she still struggles with, and how her relationship with money changed following her divorce. When you first came to live alone following your divorce, did you have a friend or role model who you sought the advice of? I am ashamed to admit that when I was married, I never gave much thought to the lives of my friends who lived alone, and I only knew a handful anyway. There are joys, yes, but there are also many treacherous shallows. So I wrote the book I wanted to read.
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