Collette Reitz

Bio

Collette is the Associate News Editor at Elite Daily. Specifically, she's in charge of assigning and editing trending news coverage of all things food, viral, tech, social media, and travel. She also oversees Elite Daily's "Life Behind The Likes" monthly content series. Prior to becoming an editor, Collette was a social news writer for Elite Daily, where she utilized her Twitter and Instagram obsessions to cover the latest updates in food, social media, and tech. Collette enjoys a BOGO sale of any kind, watching the Chicago Cubs, and running without getting shin splints. Send trending news pitches to collette.reitz@bustle.com. Share all the puppy videos with her on Instagram @collette.reitz.

Meet The Woman Creating The Paint Colors All Over Your Pinterest Boards

By Collette Reitz
Anyone who's spent hours watching HGTV knows how exciting the prospect of a home makeover can be. While there are plenty of decisions to be made during the process, picking out a paint color might one of the most difficult choices. But what if you…

These Canned Spiked Sips Hilariously Call Out Awkward Holiday Moments

By Collette Reitz
It you're already dreading the lightning round of questions about your personal life that'll be coming at you from every family member at Thanksgiving dinner, it can be hard to look forward to anything else. Prying relatives are difficult to avoid…

Kohl's Black Friday Deals Are Already Starting, So Take All My Money

By Collette Reitz
You will conquer Black Friday this year. You will score all the savings, check every name off your shopping list, and you won't even have to leave home to get it done. Heck, you can even finish it all before Thanksgiving. One look at Kohl's Black…

Kohl's Is Selling $7 Slow Cookers & $26 Carry-On Luggage For Black Friday

By Collette Reitz
If you thought you'd get a breather between Halloween and Black Friday, think again. Kohl's Black Friday ad is already out, and it's time to plan your holiday shopping. The department store's 66-page Black Friday ad is stuffed with deals on coveted…

Amazon Is Offering Black Friday Deals All November Long

By Collette Reitz
You probably thought you still had some time to hone your Black Friday plan of attack, but you may have to jump-start your shopping to stay on top of the deals. Amazon's pre-Black Friday Holiday sales are live as of Nov. 1, and there is so much to…

Fans Are Feeling "Good As Hell" Thanks To Lizzo's New Remix With Ariana

By Collette Reitz
Anyone whose been rocking out to Lizzo all summer knows she has pretty much an endless playlist of hits to choose from. Well, get ready to add another track to your playlist, because the singer just dropped a remix with another superstar. Seriously,…

FYI, Taco Bell Voluntarily Recalled Over 2 Million Pounds Of Ground Beef

By Collette Reitz
It's no secret that people with busy schedules rely on their favorite fast food spots to pick up the slack when it comes to preparing dinner from time to time. Heck, even on slow days I find myself craving a Doritos Locos Taco or Crunchwrap Supreme.…

Applebee's Is Selling A Rum-Filled $1 Vampire Drink All October Long

By Collette Reitz
You're probably already familiar with Applebee's tradition of offering a monthly deal on a boozy special. In fact, the chain calls the discounted sip its "Neighborhood Drink of the Month." Not missing the opportunity to get in on some spooky fun for…

Here's Where To Get Free Coffee On Sept. 29 To Celebrate National Coffee Day

By Collette Reitz
Even though it seems like new food "holidays" are added to the calendar every year, I am very much here for celebrating each and every one of them. Luckily for everyone whose a fan of caffeine, one of the greatest food (er, drink) days of all is…

You Can Fly To Nashville For $49 With Southwest's Latest Flight Sale

By Collette Reitz
If you're anything like me, at least some part of your day is spent dreaming about a getaway. Whether it's two weeks exploring Europe or a local trip during a three-day weekend, getting away from your daily routine is always a good reset. Even…

Round-Trip Tickets To Croatia Are 50% Off, So Book That European Vacay

By Collette Reitz
As summer winds down and you look at the PTO that you never actually took, you might think the opportunity for an awesome vacation is gone for good. Well, summertime isn't the only time of year when you can head out of town for some well-deserved…

Round-Trip Flights To London Are Over 50% Off RN, So Get Your Meghan Markle On

By Collette Reitz
While I've always had a passing fascination with the British royal family, I must admit my interest went up quite a bit when Meghan Markle officially joined the fam when she married Prince Harry in May 2018. With constant coverage of the new…

McDonald's Pumpkin Spice Latte Is Back, So Keep Your PSL Obsession Going

By Collette Reitz
Even though Starbucks and Dunkin' have been serving up pumpkin-flavored drinks for weeks now, I'm still always on the hunt for where to get my next PSL fix. Thankfully, McDonald's McCafé Pumpkin Spice Latte is back for 2019, so if you live in a…

These Hilarious "Cultural Impact" Memes Will Make You Rethink Everything You Thought You Knew About Pop Culture

By Collette Reitz
When it comes to memorable pop culture moments, some that first come to mind include that iconic Britney Spears and Madonna kiss at the 2003 VMAs, the release of the final Harry Potter book (and eventually, the final movie), and, of course,…

Here's How The iPhone 11 Pro Max Compares To Last Year's XS Max

By Collette Reitz
A year after releasing its largest iPhone ever, Apple announced a new smartphone that, size-wise, is comparable to the newly-discontinued iPhone XS Max. The iPhone 11 Pro Max, which Apple revealed at its annual September keynote address on Tuesday,…

You're Gonna Want The New Midnight Green iPhone That Apple Announced

By Collette Reitz
As soon as September rolls around, Apple fans everywhere anticipate the big iPhone announcements for that year. On Sept. 10, 2019, Apple finally gave smartphone fans exactly what they've been waiting for: three new iPhones. At the tech giant's…

Chili's Is Serving Up $3 Beers & $5 Bloody Marys All Football Season Long

By Collette Reitz
Now that football season is officially in full swing, it's time talk about the most important part of the fall sport's return: food (duh!). OK, maybe you're also super pumped about your favorite NFL or college team being back on the gridiron, but…

Starbucks' New Pumpkin Cold Foam Sip Might Kick Your PSL Cravings To The Curb

By Collette Reitz
It's almost time, you guys. Your beloved Pumpkin Spice Latte will officially be available at Starbucks on Tuesday, Aug. 27. But, if you thought that was the only good news the coffee giant had up its sleeve this fall, then you were sorely mistaken.…

Popeyes' New Chicken Sandwich Is Selling Out Daily, But You Can Still Get A Taste

By Collette Reitz
Ever since Popeyes released its new Chicken Sandwich, the buzz has been hot. Seriously, it even led to Twitter war with Chick-fil-A and Wendy's, with the brands sparring over whose chicken sammy reigns supreme. Well, it seems the newcomer is living…

Starbucks Is Offering 50% Off Frappuccinos With This Happy Hour Deal

By Collette Reitz
If you're a fan of Starbucks' semi-regular Happy Hour deals, then I have some very sweet news for you. The coffee chain sent out an email detailing a delicious deal available to its customers this Thursday, and you'll want to pay attention to the…