Rachel Grate
Rachel Grate

I'm an avid reader, an enthusiastic eater, a slow but determined runner, and a proud feminist. And a smiler. I'm a big fan of smiles. @RachelSGrate austenfeminist.wordpress.com

June 17, 2016

7 Surprisingly Sexist Wedding Traditions We Should Change Immediately

You'll never guess the origin of the garter toss.

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June 10, 2016

The 10 Useless Things You Can Cut From Your Wedding Budget Right Now

No one will even notice they're gone.
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May 6, 2016

Why It's OK to Celebrate Mother's Day Without Wanting Kids

Not everyone wants to be a mom on Mother's Day.
April 13, 2016
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March 14, 2016

Here's What It's Really Like to Tell Your Parents That You Don't Want Kids

If you choose not to have children, it might be one of the toughest conversations you'll have.

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Feb. 12, 2016

12 Movies About Female Friendship You Should Watch on Galentine's Day

Take Netflix and chill to another level.
Feb. 5, 2016

6 Couples Who Overcame Insurmountable Differences to Find Love

Can love really conquer all?
Jan. 20, 2016

Here's Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Prenups (But Were Afraid To Ask)

More millennials are getting prenups than ever. Here's why.
Jan. 5, 2016

Here's What It's Really Like to Date Someone Way Hotter Than You

It's not as glamorous as you may think.
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Dec. 17, 2015

10 Times Women Spoke the Truth About Female Orgasms in 2015

Listen up, then speak up.

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July 27, 2015

9 Pieces of No-Bullshit Sex Advice We Learned From Our Grandmas

"The key to a happy marriage is separate bathrooms."
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June 9, 2015

"Moist" Makes Us Cringe — Here's the Actual Science Behind Our Hate

There's a reason more and more people seem to hate it every day.
June 4, 2015

Men in "Bromances" May Actually Have a Surprising Romantic Advantage

Guys, you have a hidden advantage you don't even realize.
May 26, 2015

16 Perfect Responses For the Next Time Someone Asks About Your Love Life

"Wow, how disappointing was that question."
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May 1, 2015

Here Are the Awesomely Simple Secrets to Make a Long-Distance Friendship Work

Bathroom Snapchats, anyone?

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April 16, 2015

11 Smart Women With No-Bullsh*t Advice on How to Keep Lifelong Relationships

No, "you do you" isn't actually what will bring us happiness.
April 9, 2015

12 Unique Wedding Vows That Show What a Marriage Should Really Be About

"I promise to grab your butt even when we're old and wrinkly."
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April 6, 2015

11 Quotes That Will Completely Change the Way You Think About Porn

Sasha Grey knows what she's talking about.
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March 13, 2015

Great News for the Nerds Among Us Who Just Want to Go Back to Class

This is for the adults who actually miss learning.