Despite what some people may think, being a single person and living alone is actually pretty darn awesome, and these illustrations show why.

Yaoyao Ma Van As is the brilliant mind that created the 37-photo series. She is an LA-based painter, illustrator and occasional animator. Her series of superbly depicted art illustrations do a great job in summing up the magic that happens when you live alone.

More info: yaoyaomavanas.com

Cleaning the house however you like

Cleaning However You Like

Morning Stretches with lots of space

Stretching In The Morning With The Room To Yourself

Having your pup follow you everywhere

Having Your Puppy Around All The Time

Waking up to that face

Waking Up With Your Pup

Quiet contemplation

Taking It All In On Your Morning Walk

Melting away all the stress of the day

Melting Away Your Troubles

Marking your territory

Marking Your Territory

Doing laundry wherever you want

Doing Laundry Wherever You Want

Trying on all your clothes

Trying On All Your Clothes

Unleashing your inner artist

Releasing Your Inner Artist
Quality time with those who matter most
Being By Your Pups Side

Working on your flexibility

Working On Your Flexibility
Making a mess? Nobody cares

Making A Mess

Leaving your hair everywhere

Leaving Your Hair Everywhere Because You Can

Enjoying the peace and quiet

Enjoying Some Peace And Quiet

Playing silly with the Pupper

Playing With Your Pup

Escaping Reality

Escaping Reality

Enjoying a Cup of Tea while watching the Rain

Enjoying A Cup Of Tea While Watching The Rain

The Art of doing nothing all day

Doing Nothing All Day

Dancing like nobody is watching

Dancing Like No One Is Watching (Cause No One Is)

Cuddling with your best friend

Cuddling With Your Best Friend

Eating whatever the heck you want

Binge Eating All You Want

Being as clumsy and messy as you want

Being A Little Clumsy

Nobody tells you when to get out of the bathroom

Bathing As Long As You Want

Lazy days with friends

Enjoying The Little Things

Enjoying a carefree walk

Having A Carefree Sort Of Walk

Having a party for 1 is fun

Having A Party With Yourself

Midnight snacks without judgement

Snacking Whenever You Feel Like It Without Anyone Judging You

Mornings are the best

Enjoying A Morning To Yourself

Nothing beats the peace and quiet

Meditating Without Distractions

You don’t have to share your cookies

Treating Yourself To A Whole Batch Of Cookies

Quality me time

Enjoying Some Quality Me Time

Taking your sweet time

Taking Your Time In The Mornings

You get to experiment in the kitchen

Creating Your Own "Fine Dining" Rules

Daydreaming on a rainy day

Dreaming On A Rainy Day