I graduated from UofMichigan with a degree in Communications. My biggest passions are writing, reading, and Olympic weightlifting.
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7 Signs You Might Have Mono That You Definitely Shouldn't Ignore

It's called the kissing disease, which makes mono sound a lot more romantic than it really is. According to the Mayo Clinic, mononucleosis is spread through saliva, meaning you can be exposed to it from kissing, coughing, sneezing, or sharing items l…
By Megan Grant

19 Things Your Parents Told You Were Illegal In The '90s

Kids say — and think — the darnedest things. We have overactive imaginations, adults like to mess with us, and we don't always understand everything we hear. That's why some kids call strawberries "straw babies" — a boo-boo so adorable, you don't eve…
By Megan Grant

A Museum Of CANDY Is Opening & The Details Will Make You Want To Prepare Your 'Grams

Let's be honest with ourselves: when we were younger, we all wanted to live in Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. We wanted to lick Wonka's wallpaper. We wanted to swim in his chocolate river. We all wanted to brave the risks and sample Wonka's Fizzy L…
By Megan Grant

Lucky Charms Just Retired One Of Its Iconic Marshmallow Shapes For Good

For decades, cereal lovers of all ages have been eating Lucky Charms the way the universe intended: by picking out all the marshmallows and throwing the rest away. Come spring, however, you may notice something different when you look down at your bo…
By Megan Grant

Subway Is Celebrating Valentine’s Day With Free Six-Inch Subs — Here’s How To Get One

It's Valentine's Day — a 24-hour period that either leaves people with hearts in their eyes, or sitting on the couch sobbing hysterically. Regardless of your feelings toward the most romantic holiday, there's one thing we all love: free food. If you …
By Megan Grant

6 Royal Wedding Cake Traditions That Harry & Meghan Are Probably Talking About Right Now

As soon as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle officially announced their engagement, many of us had the same two thoughts: a) How can I score an invite? and b) What kind of cake will they serve at the royal wedding? When rumors swirled they were going wi…
By Megan Grant

A Resort In The Bahamas Is Hiring Someone To Chill With Flamingos All Day

Applying for jobs can be such a pain in the keister. You can hardly remember what you ate for breakfast, let alone your employment history for the last 10 years, and you're always terrified someone is finally going to discover you used your mother as…
By Megan Grant

This Viral Video Of A Robot Dog Opening A Door Has Twitter Convinced It’s Coming For Us All

No, this isn't a sequel to I, Robot, although some might find it equally creepy. Boston Dynamics, a branch of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that develops robots that move and behave like animals, is making headlines with a robot dog that …
By Megan Grant

Pepsi Launched A Line Of Sparkling Water, So LaCroix Better Watch Its Instagrammable Back

LaCroix better sleep with one eye open, because there's a new sparkling water in town. The mega food and beverage corporation in town was apparently in the market for a little facelift, because PepsiCo launched a line of sparkling flavored water, giv…
By Megan Grant

9 Ideas For A Royal-Themed Bachelorette Party Based On Actual Royal Traditions

Engaged? I bet you're fantasizing about your wedding day already — arriving in an expensive car, while thousands of onlookers cheer and the press takes photos, and you make your grand entrance with your 10-foot train trailing behind you before gettin…
By Megan Grant

People Are Watching Soap-Cutting Videos For Self-Care & They're Honestly Mesmerizing

Pimple popping videos took the internet by storm; and we soon learned why they are so soothing. Then came tonsil stone removal videos — yet another obsession that was impossibly disgusting and yet oddly satisfying. Now, we've got soap-cutting videos …
By Megan Grant

6 Ways Drinking Alcohol While You're Sick Can Make You Feel Even Worse

When you feel like you're getting sick, there are two things you've been told to do since you were but a wee one: get extra sleep and drink tons of water — both of which are excellent pieces of advice. However, there's a bit of confusion and misunder…
By Megan Grant

These Wedding Cakes Made Of Cheese May Be The Most Beautiful Thing You Feast Your Eyes On

Stop everything you're doing. The future is here. No, not flying cars. No, not robots coexisting with humans. I'm talking about wedding cakes made of cheese. Cheese cakes. Leaning towers of cheese-a. Murray's Cheese, located in New York, New York, is…
By Megan Grant

These Videos Of Dogs Doing The "Egg Challenge" On Twitter Will Make Your Entire Day

Bath salts and Tide Pods had all of us screaming, "STOP PUTTING THINGS IN YOUR MOUTH," as video after video sprung up on YouTube of daring youngsters ingesting things they shouldn't. They'll have to step aside, though, because there's a new viral vid…
By Megan Grant

11 Disney Items You Can Only Get In Disneyland

When they say Disneyland is the happiest place on earth, I'm pretty sure they're referring to all the sweet swag and merchandise you can score when you visit. From apparel and jewelry to gadgets and thingamabobs, this is the place to find all the bes…
By Megan Grant

Nintendo Finally Clarified Whether Toad’s Mushroom Is Part Of His Body Once & For All

It's a question that's plagued humankind for years: Toad's mushroom top — what is it? While many Nintendo fans have steadfastly argued it's the Super Mario Bros. character's hat, Yoshiaki Koizumi — who produced Super Mario Odyssey — has put an end to…
By Megan Grant

Plane Accidents Are Most Likely To Happen During These 2 Specific Times

Flying terrifies me; so to soothe my fears, I like to play this game mid-flight where I come up with 20 to 30 ways we could crash and burn, including but not limited to flying into a mountain and sucking a bird into the propellers and experiencing en…
By Megan Grant

16 Valentine’s Day Gifts For The Disney Fan In Your Life

"So this is love. MmmmMmmm. So this is loooooove." Valentine's Day is fast approaching; and just a couple weeks out, most of us have officially hit panic mode. What can you give your significant other that's romantic but not cliche and something they…
By Megan Grant

Here’s Why February Will Actually Be An Unusual Month For Moon Sightings

January 1 brought a Wolf Moon, and January 31 brought a Super Blue Blood Moon — both full moons, if you're not yet down with the celestial lingo. It's been a beautiful way to kick off 2018, and now many of us are wondering what next month will bring.…
By Megan Grant

Here’s Why Your Gmail Icon Mysteriously Turned Blue Overnight

If you spend even a minimal amount of time online, you're familiar with the feeling of confusion and utter annoyance when you visit a website or social media platform and notice an unexplained update staring you in the face. They changed something? H…
By Megan Grant