Alexis DiZenzo

Alexis DiZenzo is a motivated Connecticut native. She attends Fairfield University where she is majoring in digital journalism and minoring in marketing. She is currently co-campus corespondent of Fairfield's Her Campus chapter. She works to manage a team of over 120 females to produce online content daily.

7 Things Guys Tell You In Texts Vs What They Mean IRL

ByAlexis DiZenzo
As if guys weren't confusing enough, let's give them a cell phone and the ability to text, so they can type out a sentence that translates into something completely different. A lot of people will say things over text that they never would in…

In Defense Of The Fall Activities You Call 'Basic'

ByAlexis DiZenzo
It's fall and if you don't know what that means, you live under a rock -- a big rock where you don't have an Instagram and you don't follow every "basic girl" who has ever lived on it. Fall means drinking pumpkin spice lattes from Starbucks just to…

3 Habits That Can End Up Completely Ruining Your Relationship

ByAlexis DiZenzo
We tend to believe there is no such thing as relationship "deal breakers". Certain aspects in a relationship can be over looked such as age, friend groups and family. If there is an age gap of a few years, but you are happy, it's no big deal. If his…

This Is The Only Thing You Should Do When You Run Into Your Ex Post-Breakup

ByAlexis DiZenzo
There are so many stigmas that come with a breakup. You can't be friends, you have to burn all their belongings or items they gave you, you can't utter their name and if you ever see them in public you either a) try to make them jealous or b) run…

6 Reasons You Didn't Get A Kiss At The End Of Your 'Perfect' Date

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Tonight might just be the perfect night to head out on a first date, and hopefully, if it all goes well, it will end with a kiss. Unfortunately, things don't always go according to plan. Sometimes, that first-date kiss you were expecting to get from…

3 Reasons A Female Taurus And Gemini Guy Will Always End In Disaster

ByAlexis DiZenzo
I was never one to believe in the power of astrology, especially when it came to dating. But unfortunately, the stars don't always line up. I'm a through and through Taurus, and I went against the fates by getting involved a Gemini. Let's just say…

If Your GF Doesn't Do These 7 Things, It May Be Time To End The Relationship

ByAlexis DiZenzo
When it comes to relationships, girls tend to have unrealistic expectations of everything their guy is suppose to be doing for them. I'll admit it, I'm guilty of this. I've been called that "crazy" girl who just wants it all in a relationship and…

In A New Relationship? Here's What You Should Stop Worrying About

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Being in a serious committed relationship has its perks, but it also can be very stressful. We tend to stress over things like why our significant other isn't responding right away, why they are acting so weird after last night or why they aren't…

9 Couples From The '90s Who Set All Of Our #RelationshipGoals

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Being a '90s kid, I can honestly say I blame my high expectations for love on the couples I saw in the music videos, TV shows and movies growing up. The 1990s were by far the best years when it came to falling and being in love. I mean, that is when…

7 Men's Fashion Trends From The Early '00s We Hope Never Make A Comeback

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Although the '90s and early '00s ultimately shaped our culture for the better, there are aspects of that time era we hope never make a comeback. I would totally be OK with a Backstreet Boys or *NSYNC reunion, and the boy bands making a comeback.…

8 Signs You're The Coveted Carrie Bradshaw Of Your Girl Squad

ByAlexis DiZenzo
"Sex And The City" is by far one of the most iconic TV series ever. The women in "Sex And The City" taught us everything we needed to know about sex, the city, men and life. The women in the series — Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda — have…

Why You Should Never Feel Guilty About Walking Away From A Bad Relationship

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Somewhere along many Tumblr posts, tweets, Instagram captions and Pinterest pins, I came across an interesting (yet cliched) quote. You've probably seen this one before. Maybe you've even posted it. But the quote inspired me to start thinking like a…

It's A Lifestyle: 9 Reasons I'll Never Stop Being A Hot Mess

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Having your life in order just isn't an option. You can barely make it to work on time in the morning, and your mother jokes you are going to be late to your own wedding someday. Everyone has his or her moments of being a mess, but being a hot mess…

6 Reasons To Celebrate National Margarita Day Even Though It's Monday

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Happy National Margarita Day! Although it may be a Monday, and you are still recovering from the weekend and the bottle of tequila you took to the face Saturday night, you still need to celebrate. After all, this day only occurs once a…

#TBT: 10 Middle School Jams That Got Us Through Our First Heartbreak

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Throughout every middle school breakup, music always seemed to be there for us. There was nothing more satisfying than running home after your boyfriend of five days told you it was over in the back of the school bus and putting on a live concert in…

8 Reasons Drinking More Water Is The Key To Reaching Your Fitness Goals

ByAlexis DiZenzo
We've read the the blogs and health magazines, and we've watched Dr. Oz. But we still tend to take the importance of drinking at least eight glasses of water a day for granted. Carrying a giant jug of water around all day is tedious, and we'd all…

5 Ways To Handle Valentine's Day When You're Far From Official

ByAlexis DiZenzo
There are a lot of standards for what a perfect Valentine's Day should entail. Unfortunately, it isn't always like the movies. The cute romantic dates and incredible surprises don't always happen. I mean, do people really lie on blankets under the…

You Got It, Dude: 11 'Full House' Catchphrases That Never Get Old

ByAlexis DiZenzo
"Everywhere you look, everywhere you go..." there is a catchphrase to hold on to. If you don't hear the "Full House" theme song in your head right now after that reference, there is clearly something wrong with you. "Full House" has been a huge part…

7 Reasons Ben From 'The Bachelor' Would Make The Perfect Valentine

ByAlexis DiZenzo
Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and now is the perfect time to find this year's valentine. The latest season of ABC's "The Bachelor," featuring Ben Higgins, has conveniently enough, just begun. What does that mean you may ask? Well, it…

6 Reasons To Find A Taurus When You're In Need Of Some Serious Advice

ByAlexis DiZenzo
In you were born between April 20 and May 20, like myself, then you already know you are a strong Taurus. With the symbol of the bull, a taurus does not take sh*t from anyone. We are dependable and reliable, and we would do anything for anyone…