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What It's Like To Celebrate The Holidays When You're 9,000 Miles Away From Your Family

By Clarissa-Jan Lim

Taco Bell’s New $1 Burritos Are Basically Cheese On Cheese On CHEESE

Getting the most bang for your buck at fast food restaurants is basically a science. If you've never taken a fiver into a restaurant and challenged yourself to see how far it would take you, you're missing out. While Taco Bell has always been a…
By Callie Tansill-Suddath

The Brew-tal Truth About Tea Addiction, Put The Kettle On This Could Be Hard To Take

In many parts of the world, the average person wakes up each morning with a fresh cup of brew. That brew could be the UK's stereotypical breakfast tea or something stronger like coffee. Essentially, all it has to contain is caffeine to make you…
By Lauren Sharkey

24 Amenities In Hotel Rooms Around The World That Are Amazingly Extra

There's a lot to love about your basic, run-of-the-mill hotel room: A comfy bed, room service, those cute little soaps, the occasional HBO subscription... I could go on and on. But, some hotels go above and beyond when it comes to their offerings —…
By Ramsey Qubein

Here's The Best Masturbation Tip For You, Based On Your Sign

Masturbation is a sure thing, especially if you're in tune enough with your body to know exactly what you want and how to get yourself there. When you masturbate, you don't have to worry about STIs, accidental pregnancies, and last I checked, no sex…
By Amanda Chatel

These Will Be Your Luckiest Months In 2019, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

It's safe to say that everyone is looking forward to the fresh start of a new year. It's exciting to think about all of the possibilities that are out there for the next few months, and to plan ways you can change little things about your life for…
By Jessica Booth

What To Do During The Holidays If You’re Not Religious But Your Family Is

While getting the chance to spend downtime with family is a bright spot throughout the holidays for many people, that extra time with relatives can feel like an ominous task for others. You may be able to avoid tense or awkward conversations…
By Sanam Yar

Google’s Top Search Terms This Year Showed The Impact Of High-Profile Deaths

A simple Google search can reveal a lot about a person, not to mention what internet search trends might say about a country, a culture, even global issues. Google’s Year in Search 2018 highlights the people, events, and trends that stood out this…
By Carolyn de Lorenzo

The Home Item That'll Make Your Life Easier In 2019, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

If the gifting season is leaving you with a wishlist of your own, you're not alone. The process of shopping for others only leaves you with a long list of things you didn't know you wanted and can't stop thinking about. So if you're looking for…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

This Is 2018's Most Googled Vacation Destination & The Best Time To Book Happens To Be Now

It probably isn't too shocking to hear that the most Googled vacation destination of 2018 was Italy, according to Google's Year In Search. The country is known for its fantastic food (pasta! Pizza! Gelato!), interesting historical monuments (like…
By Jessica Booth

What To Know About Going To Your Office Holiday Party If You’re Not Drinking

Holiday party season is upon us: Work parties, intimate gatherings with friends, family reunions — there’s no shortage of soirées to bombard your social calendar in the next few weeks. And while any excuse to dress up and eat hors d'oeuvres is…
By Sanam Yar

Unicorn Cakes Were The Most Googled Food In 2018, So Let’s Stare At A Ton Of Pretty Ones

Our cultural obsession with everything and anything unicorn was at its peak this year. According to Google Trends’ recently released list, Unicorn Cake was the most Googled food of 2018. Perhaps it was because we all were seeking something bright…
By Mia Mercado

6 Things You Never Realized Can Cure Inflammation, According To Science

Skin issues, digestive troubles, joint pain — these are all symptoms of chronic inflammation. Everything from your genetics to your lifestyle habits can cause inflammation, so it should come as no surprise that engaging in some healthy habits can…
By Carina Wolff

These New Chicken McNugget Holiday Lights From McDonald's Are '90s Kid Goals

It might already be halfway through December, but that doesn’t mean we’re all finished decorating for the holidays yet — and if you happen to be a devotee of the mighty chicken nugget, here’s a pair of decorations just for you: McDonald’s UK made…
By Lucia Peters

You Can Have A 'Gilmore Girls'-Themed Lunch Inside Lorelai's Stars Hollow House

Gilmore Girls fans, rejoice! The Stars Hollow gods have given you a once-in-a-lifetime gift: the opportunity to eat luunch at Lorelai Gilmore’s house. Unfortunately, neither Lorelai nor Rory will be there, on account of...they are fictional…
By Mia Mercado

How I Cope With Grief Over The Holidays After My Grandma's Death

“Nat, if you run down the hall, you can still catch him,” my 93-year-old grandma said to me from her hospital bed. “Who?” I asked. “My new doctor,” she said. “He’s a very good-looking young man. He reminds me of my George Clooney.” She had a thing…
By Natalia Lusinski

11 Podcasts Hosted By Therapists That Can Help Up Your Self-Care Game

Sometimes you could use the guidance of someone with an actual background in mental health, but you don't really need to get your booty in a therapist's chair. Luckily there are plenty of mental health professionals who have taken their expertise…
By Mika Doyle

Here's Your Horoscope For Today

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 enlisted Mecca Woods, a New York City-based astrologer…
By Mecca Woods

What To Know About Kidney Dysplasia, The Disorder Sarah Hyland Lives With

In a recent interview with SELF, Modern Family actress Sarah Hyland opened up about living with kidney dysplasia, and the two kidney transplants she has undergone as a result. But what exactly is kidney dysplasia? The National Institute of Diabetes…
By Mika Doyle

7 Odd Things That Prove Your Partner Is Your Person, According To Science

When you're looking for a love that lasts, you're really looking to find your "person." As Kelli Tellier, dating and relationship expert at WhatsYourPrice, tells Bustle, your person is essentially your soulmate. "They’re more than a best friend or a…
By Kristine Fellizar

7 Weird Changes That Happen In Your Brain When You Get Into A Relationship

Getting into a relationship is exciting, and it's a time filled with many changes, with couples experiencing everything from new emotions to a different routine. If you feel like you're even thinking and experiencing things differently, it's not…
By Carina Wolff