Kaitlin Cubria

Bio

Kaitlin is Elite Daily's Senior Experiences Editor, overseeing all lifestyle content, including travel, home, holidays, social media, health & wellness, and astrology. (Fun fact: She's a triple Gemini!) She also conceptualized and launched Elite Daily's Bestie Check series. Before joining Bustle Digital Group, Kaitlin was Senior Editor at UsMagazine.com, where she primarily covered celebrities, awards shows, reality TV, and all other areas of entertainment. She also previously served as Editor-in-Chief of Teen.com and Clevver.com, focusing on young Hollywood celebrity/entertainment news (music, movies, books), beauty/fashion, lifestyle, and travel. Kaitlin has a BA in Public Relations from Hofstra University, with minors in Journalism and Speech Communication & Rhetorical Studies.

How 2 Singers From Across The World Became Instant BFFs & Formed An Alt-Pop Duo

By Kaitlin Cubria
Friends may come and go, but best friends are forever. In Elite Daily's Bestie Check series, we're celebrating the stories that make best friendship so special. Whether they grew up together or recently met through an app, this series explores the…

These Spring Break Staycation Essentials Will Bring The Beachy Vibes To Your Home

By Kaitlin Cubria
Spring break 2021 isn't much different than spring break 2020, in the sense that it's safer to stay home than it is to travel amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. However, staying home doesn't mean you still can't have an adventure — you just have…

Olivia Rodrigo's New Merch Will Speak To Your Zodiac-Loving Soul This #PiscesSZN

By Kaitlin Cubria
Olivia Rodrigo is capping off Pisces season on a charitable note. The "Drivers License" singer just released new merchandise — from which 100% of the proceeds will be donated to a girls' rights organization — and it will speak to your…

This Is What It Might Mean If You Keep Dreaming About Getting Your Period

By Annakeara Stinson and Kaitlin Cubria
Have you ever woken up from a dream in which you stood up from your chair and realized you left a period stain behind you? Or maybe one where you're in an awkward or tense situation in your dream, and you realize you've just gotten your period?…

The 18 Best Instagram Captions To Post With Your Throwback Sibling Pics

By Tessa Harvey and Kaitlin Cubria
Everyone knows the best hashtag day on Instagram is #ThrowBackThursday — the one used for real sibling throwback pics from years ago, not for the photos from the vacation you took last week. People absolutely love to share their nostalgic #TBTs —…

7 Virtual Black History Month Events You Can Experience From Home This Week

By Kelly Pau, Alexa Mellardo and Kaitlin Cubria
Black History Month is upon us, and there are so many enriching and eye-opening virtual Black History Month events you can participate in, learn from, and enjoy. Attending these online experiences is not only a way to pay tribute to and learn more…

6 Mahjong Sets To Buy If You’re Interested In Celebrating The Game's Rich History

By Kelly Pau, Alexa Mellardo and Kaitlin Cubria
A recent instance of cultural appropriation made waves in the gaming industry, and the internet was quick to call it out. On Jan. 4, three white women were accused of appropriating Chinese culture after the launch of The Mahjong Line, a company that…

26 Captions For Missing Your Partner Over The Holidays Snow Very Much

By Rachel Chapman and Kaitlin Cubria
The holidays are meant for reuniting with your loved ones. Unfortunately, this year may not allow for that. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, many are missing out on the usual holiday festivities with their friends, family, or in this case,…

All Of The Fall Activities Across The US You Can Safely Enjoy Amid The Pandemic

By Kaitlin Cubria and Alexa Mellardo
When the days are crisp for hiking, evenings call for fire pits and s’mores, and weekends aren’t complete without wine slushies, you know it’s time to put on your cardigan and pull out your autumn bucket list. 'Tis the coziest time of year to enjoy…

A Solo Trip To Formentera, Spain For Less Than $1,500

By Kaitlin Cubria
Traveling to new places is one of the most exciting experiences you can take part in. But all the prep work it takes beforehand? Exhausting. Between trying to pack in tons of activities that work for you (and whomever you may be traveling with) and…

Wander Or Bust: Lake Placid, New York

By Kaitlin Cubria
Wander or Bust is an Elite Daily travel series that follows young women/femme-identifying travelers (and, occasionally, their partners) all over the globe to record their journeys as they experience the thrill of the far-flung and unknown. They'll…

12 Fun Travel Gifts That'll Sleigh On The 'Gram & Beyond

By Kaitlin Cubria and Alexa Mellardo
’Tis the season for a luggage update. But when you’re an avid traveler who’s busy hopping on trains and catching flights, holiday shopping is likely the very last thing on your mind — regardless of whether you're looking to shop for yourself or for…

12 Cool Products So You Can Tech The Halls This Holiday Season

By Kaitlin Cubria and Alexa Mellardo
The 2019 holiday season doesn't only signify the end of the year — it also marks the end of an era and the beginning of a new decade. Like with any fresh start, the year 2020 comes with the need for all-new technology. Fortunately for you (and…

12 Stocking Stuffers Under $60 Yule Want To Gift Everyone On Your List

By Kaitlin Cubria and Alexa Mellardo
After you're done shopping for big, expensive gifts for everyone on your list, splurging once more on stocking stuffers feels like the last thing you want to do. With so many names on your gift-giving list — your partner, your best friend, your…

12 Self-Care Gifts That'll Make Winter Workouts Less Frightful, More Delightful

By Kaitlin Cubria and Alexa Mellardo
Getting into the groove of a workout routine in the thick of winter doesn’t have to be a struggle. Although the weather outside may make you want to stay curled up in bed, with feel-good workout apparel, the proper gym bag accessories, and a…

You Can Get Beauty Products At JCPenney For As Low As $5 On Black Friday

By Kaitlin Cubria
Gobble up your dinner nice and early on Thanksgiving this year, because Black Friday is coming sooner than expected at some of your favorite stores, including JCPenney. Starting Thursday, Nov. 28, at 2 p.m. local time, JCP will open its doors,…

The Science Of Your Vagina: How To Change What It Tastes Like Down There

By Gigi Engle and Kaitlin Cubria
As we all saw on that now-infamous episode of Kourtney & Kim Take Miami, the taste of your vaginal area varies, depending on who you ask. In a Reddit thread on how someone would describe what a vagina tastes like, answers ranged from a “ripe tomato”…

This Is The Best Time Of Day To Drink Apple Cider Vinegar

By Julia Guerra and Kaitlin Cubria
Personally, I've always loved waking up in the morning to a large, steaming cup of peppermint tea. The warm brew feels gentle on my digestive system, and it prepares my body for the day. In recent years, though, I’ve heard of people tossing back…

Why You Dream About Your Ex Even Though You're Over Them

By Leigh Weingus and Kaitlin Cubria
We've all been there. I've definitely been there. My alarm goes off, my eyes shoot open, and I shift to my side to see who's sleeping next to me. It's my significant other, the person I've been head over heels in love with for a year now. All is…

20 Instagram Captions For Your Rainbow Pics That Will Fill You With Good Vibes

By Alani Vargas and Kaitlin Cubria
A vibrant rainbow can mean so many things to many different people. To some, it can be a symbol of a promise; to others, it can be a sign of hope. If you're Irish, it can be a sign of good luck. (The myth that leprechauns hide their treasure and…