Receiving a rude email, spilling coffee on your new dress, dealing with a flat tire. We've all had our fair share of hair-pulling, eye-twitching bad days. The kind that makes you want to crawl into bed at 3 p.m. rather than face the rest of the afternoon.

But don't hide under the covers just yet. There are plenty of simple ways to get happy, so those stressful moods don't have to ruin the rest of your afternoon. We asked real women how they break out of the blues and turn a suck-y day around. Keep reading to see their surprising answers and steal some fun ideas for the next time you are feeling majorly stressed out.