I graduated from UofMichigan with a degree in Communications. My biggest passions are writing, reading, and Olympic weightlifting.

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These Unicorn Fruit Loops Are The Magical Adult Breakfast You Deserve

The unicorn trend is the trend that refuses to die, not that I'm complaining — because glitter. Rainbows. Sparkles. I ain't mad. But if you thought the fad was going to fizzle out anytime soon, I have news for you: Kellogg's has not only breathed som…
By Megan Grant

How Keeping Someone Else's Secrets Is Actually Harmful To Your Health

We all have secrets. It's human nature to have some things you keep for yourself and share with not a soul; but new research has us second-guessing this, suggesting that keeping secrets is bad for your mental health. Here's where it gets really inter…
By Megan Grant

17 Women Share The Most Ridiculous Thing They've Cried Over While PMSing

Have you ever been PMSing and seen a really emotional dog food commercial and you couldn't help but cry? I know I have. Let's not deny all the ridiculous things we've cried over while PMSing; that's what happens when your hormones are out of control …
By Megan Grant

The Best Ways To Make Friends At Work If You're Feeling Shy

For the third year in a row, Bustle's Upstart Awards are honoring young women who are doing incredible things in the realms of business, STEM, fashion and beauty, the arts, philanthropy, and beyond. Want to be an Upstarts honoree one day? Read on for…
By Megan Grant

13 Podcasts That Will Help You Take Your Business To The Next Level

For the third year in a row, Bustle's Upstart Awards are honoring young women who are doing incredible things in the realms of business, STEM, fashion and beauty, the arts, philanthropy, and beyond. Want to be an Upstarts honoree one day? Read on for…
By Megan Grant

The 24 Least Popular Baby Names Of 2017 Are Actually Precious AF

Once upon a time, people named their children John and Mary. Then, celebrities came around and started naming their kids after fruit and directions. This officially raised the bar, and it's why we have youngsters running around with names like South …
By Megan Grant

Sleeping In The Same Room As Your Dog Improves Your Sleep Like Whoa

Put dogs in their crates at night, experts say. Never let them in your room, they say. FALSE. Recent research has found that people sleep better with their dogs in the room — but there's one caveat: people who let dogs in the bed didn't sleep as well…
By Megan Grant

A Woman Found A Secret Glad Container Hack You Will Be So Mad You Didn't Know Earlier

Imagine you're minding your own business, wrapping up the leftovers from your afternoon chopped salad, and you discover that on the underside of the container lid is a secret, hidden lid, where you cup of ranch dressing fits ever so perfectly. That's…
By Megan Grant

The One Fall Recipe To Try Even If You're Lazy AF

We always look forward to autumn for a number of reasons. The foliage changes colors, and crunchy leaves are a real joy to step on. Baggy sweaters take over your closet, making it even easier to go braless. Then, of course, there are the eats: pumpki…
By Megan Grant

These Unicorn Blood Mozzarella Sticks Will Give You Low Key Voldemort Vibes

Unicorn tears, unicorn poop... the craze hasn't let up. It's taken every industry by storm, resulting in unicorn hair, makeup, milkshakes, hot chocolate, and the flavor-changing unicorn Starbucks Frappuccinos — just to name a few. A brand new one jus…
By Megan Grant

A Mom Redecorated Her Daughter's Room For The Dog The Literal Moment She Left For College

An empty nest is usually a tragedy for a mother who just sent her daughter off to college. The stillness in the house, the inescapable quiet, the space once occupied by your darling child... but Rosie LOL'd at her empty nest, because she had a brilli…
By Megan Grant

If You're Worried About Living Alone, Let These 11 Awesome Perks Convince You

Living alone is something every woman should experience at least once in her life. There is no splendid bliss quite like farting with complete abandon. Unfettered flatulence is just one of the many things we love about living alone — and believe you …
By Megan Grant

20 Things People In A Relationship Shouldn't Have In Common

Anyone who's tried to make a relationship work will probably agree that it helps for you and your partner to have at least one thing in common; in fact, some might say that if you have everything in common, even better — the shows you love to watch, …
By Megan Grant

Here Are All The Pumpkin-Flavored Items You Need To Get Excited About This Fall

Fall is upon us, and we all know what the best thing about fall is. Stepping on crunchy leaves? No, the other thing. Halloween everything? No, the other thing. Squishy sweaters and crocheted hats? NO, THE OTHER THING. Pumpkin! Redditors have compiled…
By Megan Grant

Starbucks Will Help Cover Your IVF Treatment, Even If You're Only Part-Time

It doesn't take a brain surgeon to understand that working at Starbucks is probably the greatest job in the world. You get to smell coffee all day, you get to make people happy when they need their caffeine fix, and you might finally be able to conce…
By Megan Grant

If You Think Millennial Pink Chocolate Looks Good, Wait Until You Hear How It Tastes

Exciting news, millennials: you're finally getting credit for doing something cool instead of ruining it. The millennial pink color trend has touched a variety of objects, and now we can add another to the list. Millennial pink chocolate (real name: …
By Megan Grant

The Gross Reason This Tinder Date Got Stuck In A Bathroom Window Will Scar You For Life

If you've ever thought you have the worst luck when it comes to dating, there's good/terrible news: the most awful of awful first dates you'll ever read about. You're welcome. In a nutshell, this woman on a Tinder date got stuck in a window after fis…
By Megan Grant

Now You Can Bless The Introverts In Your Life With Their Very Own Soap

If you're about to hop in the shower to prepare for an off-the-hook, totally lit, out of control night at home alone with your cat and Netflix, then Soap for Introverts is for you. The Whiskey River Soap Co., the ingenious company behind the bar soap…
By Megan Grant

13 Women Share Their Most Effective Period Hacks

Mind-numbing cramps, insatiable cravings, horrendous bloating — ah, the joys of being a woman. Approximately one week a month, many of us are hit in the face with a bag of bricks in what society more typically calls menstruation. If you're anything l…
By Megan Grant

The Country Would Have Saved Billions If You'd Been Allowed To Sleep More In High School

If there's one thing I remember from high school, it's feeling tired all the time. It turns out catching ZZZs goes beyond students feeling better rested and ready to learn: a new study found that letting teens sleep in later before starting school co…
By Megan Grant