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7 Simple Hacks To Make Your Day Less Stressful

We learn a lot of things growing up and going to school; but one thing our culture doesn't really talk about is the stress we'll encounter as adults and how to manage it. There are simple hacks to mak...
By Megan Grant

Bustle's Editors On Pride + Health Care

Happy Friday! What a week. Between hearing about Burger King's new Lucky Charms milkshake, waiting for updates about Beyoncé's twins, and the Senate's unveiling of a new health care bill draft (more o...
By Melissa Mills

Here's Your Love Horoscope For The Weekend

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enliste...
By Mecca Woods

7 LGBTQ Millennials On What Pride Means To Them This Year

June is Pride month because in 1969 a group of queer people — led by trans women of color and lesbians — fought back after suffering years of abuse from the police. On June 28 of that year, police rai...
By Emma McGowan

Why This Inclusive Coffee Shop Is Putting Smiles On Everyone's Faces

At Bitty & Beau’s coffee shop, you get your latte and muffin with a little something extra: The ability to contribute to a business working to support people with disabilities. The North Carolina coff...
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

How Snap Maps Might Hurt Relationships

As a generation that has known the internet since birth, it seems like a natural progression to either be paranoid about people knowing everything about you or being completely comfortable as if it's ...
By Nia Decaille

The Best Way To Keep A Relationship New

Even the most passionate relationships can get a little stale. After hours of watching TV, sharing colds, getting into petty fights, and generally seeing your partner at their worst, how can you spice...
By Kristen Sollee

This Woman Just Obliterated Public Breastfeeding Shamers

Even as someone committed to the social, political, and mental liberation of women, I never thought about how shaming women for publicly breastfeeding affects women on a global scale. But Hollie McNis...
By Nia Decaille

6 Things You Need To Know About Phubbing aka Phone Snubbing

Whether you realize it or not, you've probably been guilty of phone snubbing, aka "phubbing," at some point in your life. But what exactly is phubbing? It's the practice of ignoring someone — whether ...
By Laken Howard

5 Snap Map Hacks You Should Be Using, Stat

This week, Snapchat revealed its biggest update since the puppy face filter. The Snap Map feature allows you to find your friends, spy on your crush, and travel the world, all from the comfort of your...
By Madeleine Aggeler

17 Women Reveal The Sex Toy That Changed Their Life

No longer some piece of plastic you get from a shady store off the highway, sex toys are now a $15 billion industry, according to Forbes. Not only are sex toys pleasurable, but a study by The Kinsey I...
By Amanda Chatel

NYC Billboards Will Get A Feminist Makeover This Summer

Billboards are a lot of things — colorful, loud, occasionally funny — but “inspiring” and “thought provoking” aren’t usually on the list. What if, instead of endless advertisements, you could walk aro...
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

15 Experienced Pride Attendees On The Most Important Thing To Pack For Pride

Due in part to the Stonewall Riots in New York City on June 28, 1969, June has become the month in which we don't just celebrate the queer community, but pay homage to those who paved the way in makin...
By Amanda Chatel

7 Ways LGBT Rights Are Being Threatened Right Now

June is Pride Month — and while it's certainly a time to celebrate and reflect on the progress made in LGBTQ rights and visibility over the last several decades, it's also a time to raise awareness ab...
By JR Thorpe

The New Snap Maps Have Some Users Concerned

On Wednesday, Snapchat launched Snap Map, a new update that allows users to see where their friends are and what they’re doing on a handy map. However, although the feature makes it easy for friends t...
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

Stop Telling People To "Calm Down"

Imagine for a moment you are walking down the street and sprain your ankle. You stop, curse a bunch, and ask your friends for help. Now imagine one of them says, “Hey, can you just… not be in pain any...
By Madeleine Aggeler

7 Things To Stop Letting Control You Once & For All

There's a certain sense of comfort that comes with getting older, because you stop caring about things that don't matter. But nobody is perfect; and if you pause to think, you'll probably realize that...
By Megan Grant

Myths About Men They Wish Women Wouldn't Believe

There are a lot of myths out there about women: We can’t do math, we’re all just trying to land a husband, we’re constantly having pillow fights, and once a month, we become chocolate-pounding rage mo...
By Madeleine Aggeler

Here's Your Daily Horoscope For June 23

We’re constantly fascinated by what our zodiac sign says about our lives, whether it's which signs are most compatible or how each sign handles conflict in relationships. That's why Bustle has enliste...
By Mecca Woods

How To Turn Off Snap Map On Snapchat

Just when you thought you would (maybe?) never use Snapchat again, you bat an eyelash and there's another update. But Snapchat isn't necessarily reinventing the wheel here. Your other favorite social...
By Nia Decaille

This Gorilla's Friday Game Is Far Stronger Than Yours

I don't know what kind of week you've had, friend, but I do know this: you made it all the way to Friday, and you deserve to watch this gorilla dancing to "Maniac" from Flashdance. Nay, the universe o...
By Emma Lord