Emma Lord
Lifestyle Editor at Bustle and author of TWEET CUTE (Wednesday Books/Winter 2020). Emma is a Hufflepuff, parmesan cheese enthusiast, and victim of Resting WOWOWOOWWOW Face.

You're Going To Want To Steal This Holiday Tradition From Chrissy Teigen, Stat

While we are harking the herald angels who sing, most of us are also trying very hard not to hark a bank account that weeps. The holidays can take a real hit on your finances, if you aren't budgeting. But what if — plot twist — you budget for the…
By Emma Lord

Twix Just Launched A TRIPLE CHOCOLATE Bar, Complete With Chocolate Caramel

I don't know what the heck we all did in 2018 to collectively deserve what just hit shelves, but whatever it is, props to us — Twix Triple Chocolate Cookie Bars are a thing that you can physically purchase and eat, as of December of this year. This…
By Emma Lord

This 'Avengers 4' Theory Would Mean Spider-Man Is In Way More Danger Than You Think

For Spider-Man fans, the Avengers: End Game trailer brought good news and bad news. Good news: he was in the trailer! Bad news: he’s, uh, missing? While we all know that Peter Parker was among the half of living creatures dissolved by Thanos' snap,…
By Emma Lord

Here's How To Find Your Top Spotify Songs From 2018 & Share Them

At the risk of getting restraining orders from every member of ABBA upon releasing my own stats to do it, I am here today to tell you how to find your top Spotify songs from 2018 and share them online. Because gasp, my friends — it is somehow…
By Emma Lord

Cracker Jack Just Released A Holiday Sugar Cookie Popcorn Flavor

Every holiday season, a few ~it~ flavors take the forefront. Or, at the very least, as close to the front as they can get without peppermint everything elbowing them of the way. This year's standouts — hot cocoa and sugar cookie — are so…
By Emma Lord

You Can Buy A 3-Tier Christmas Unicorn Cake At Sam's Club For Under $70

The classic holiday conundrum: how to throw the perfect fete that celebrates not only your love for the season, but your evergreen devotion to unicorns. In 2018, my friends, this particular problem is one of the past — at least, it is now that you…
By Emma Lord

Sugarfina & Tipsy Elves Teamed Up For The Festive Candy Collab Of Your Dreams

Aside from peace, love, joy, and all those other emotions that people are singing about, there are really only two true reasons for the season: more holiday candy than you could possibly ever eat, and more holiday sweaters than you could possibly…
By Emma Lord

Here's What Those New Green Rings On Instagram Stories Mean

As you snap pics of the giant wall of cupcakes at your local bakery this this weekend with the full intention of posting them on Instagram Stories and letting all your friends marinate in their FOMO, you may notice that the feature looks a wee bit…
By Emma Lord

Bath & Body Works Is Selling 3-Wick Candles For $8.95 — But Only For A Day

Man your battle stations, my fellow candle connoisseurs, for the most important holiday of the year is upon us: Dec. 1 marks Candle Day at Bath & Body Works, and in celebration, Bath & Body Works is selling 3-wick candles for $8.95, down from their…
By Emma Lord

Applebee’s Just Released Jolly Rancher Drinks For The Holidays You Can Get For A DOLLAR

It's the hap-happiest season of all, but it's also, by virtue of that, the broke-brokiest one. If your bank account is a little less-than-pleased with the number of gifts you Prime'd to your abode over the last week, you're probably of the mindset…
By Emma Lord

Burger King Just Launched A DOGPPER Bone For Dogs That Tastes Like A WHOPPER

It is a tale as old as time: human buys burger. Human sits down at the human table using a human chair to eat said burger. Human opens mouth wide to accommodate burger, and then, in that sweet, rapturous moment just before it hits human's tongue,…
By Emma Lord

Taco Bell Just Launched A Holiday Collection & Took Care Of All Your Gift Shopping

Everyone already knows that Taco Bell and the holidays go hand in hand; there is no truer hero than the friend who brings a Taco Bell Party Pack to the holiday bonanza (particularly if they roll in when you're already several eggnogs deep). If you…
By Emma Lord

We Tried Starbucks’ New Juniper Latte & Here’s What It Actually Tastes Like

By now you are probably all too familiar with Starbucks' iconic holiday drink lineup, which returned in full swing this year. But now, my friends, there is a caffeinated plot twist: it turns out the chain wasn't quite finished rolling out the…
By Emma Lord

Starbucks Just Dropped A Juniper Latte For The Holidays With A Super Unusual Flavor

Have you ever looked at a Christmas tree so darn beautiful that you thought to yourself, "I could just eat you up?" Turns out, this is the year that Starbucks is helping you realize that dream once and for all. No, we are not marking the return of…
By Emma Lord

LaCroix Just Released A Holiday Variety Pack With 3 Of Your Fave Flavors

While we were all lulled into a mashed potato slumber over the last week of Thanksgiving shenanigans, LaCroix quietly dropped what may just be the biggest news of the holiday season. Fellow drinkers of what I have affectionately dubbed "millennial…
By Emma Lord

This New Drug For People With Peanut Allergies Could Save Lives

For those who suffer from peanut allergies, there may be some good news on the horizon: in a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Nov. 18, researchers claim to have found a potential "breakthrough" drug for people with peanut…
By Emma Lord

You Can Buy Hot Cocoa Shortbread Cookies Coated In Marshmallow Sugar Dust At Whole Foods

The dessert gods of 2018 have spoken, and on this they all seem to agree: hot cocoa is the flavor du jour. With major brands from M&M's to Dairy Queen announcing limited edition hot cocoa flavors, it's no surprise that other brands are getting in on…
By Emma Lord

Ring Pops Come In GUMMY Form Now — Here’s What They Taste Like

When Marilyn Monroe first sang that diamonds are a girl's best friend, she probably had no way of anticipating that, some few decades later, another priceless jewel would take center stage: the Ring Pops that '90s babies loved, coveted, and sucked…
By Emma Lord

There’s A Winter Version Of Rosé Now, So You Can Make Summer Last Forever

If you're a ride-or-die rosé fan, then maybe you haven't been all that hype for National Beaujolais Nouveau Day this year — aka, the third Thursday in November, when the Beaujolais region of France releases their new annual vintages of the red wine.…
By Emma Lord

The Nutella Cafe Is Opening In NYC — Here Are The Most Delicious Menu Items

Nutella stans of the eastern seaboard, your time has finally come: the Nutella Cafe in New York City opens on Nov. 14, in all of its ridiculously decadent, Instagrammable glory. In case you have not also been tracking this cafe so intensely that…
By Emma Lord