Lara Walsh

Bio

Lara Walsh is a social news writer for Elite Daily, where she covers stories relating to food, travel, tech, and social media, as well as anything that's going viral that moment. She also writes about entertainment news and politics for the site. Since graduating from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Lara's bylines have appeared on INSIDER.com, InStyle.com, Fooditor.com, Womensforum.com, and The Salonniere. When she’s not avidly planning her next trip, Lara is busy writing posts for her travel blog or mapping out her next foodie adventure. Follow along on her travels at thehungrybabetravels.com or @hungrybabetravels.

Disney Announced An ‘Aladdin’ Spinoff, But Here’s Why Fans Aren’t Happy About It

By Lara Walsh
On Friday, Dec. 6, Disney announced that it was venturing into a whole new world of spinoffs with an upcoming live-action film for its Disney+ streaming service. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio's 2019 blockbuster Aladdin reboot is…

Ryan Reynolds Cast The Wife From That Viral Peloton Commercial In His New Ad

By Lara Walsh
Just weeks after the actress in a recent Peloton commercial went viral, she's back on TV in a completely different role, thanks to Ryan Reynolds. In the sequel that no one saw coming, Monica Ruiz — who originally played a wife who was gifted an…

YouTube Released Its 2019 Rewind Video & People Are Really Not Liking It

By Lara Walsh
With the start of 2020 just around the corner, it's time to take a look at the past year and the videos that defined the past twelve months. YouTube jumped on the bandwagon with a video summarizing the "creators, music, and moments" that mattered…

Justin Timberlake Is In Hot Water After Reportedly Getting Cozy With His Co-Star

By Lara Walsh
It's been a wild few days since photos and videos that appear to show Justin Timberlake and Alisha Wainwright holding hands at a bar in New Orleans and looking pretty cozy began circulating the internet on Saturday, Nov. 23. While fans don't know…

Stop Everything, Your Personalized Spotify Wrapped For 2019 Is Finally Here

By Lara Walsh
With 2020 just around the corner, it's time to look back at all the music and podcasts you listened to over the past year. Spotify is bringing back its Wrapped playlist, which gives listeners an easy way to check out what jams, genres, and more they…

Here's When You Should Book Your Christmas Flights This Year To Save Some Cash

By Lara Walsh
The countdown to the merriest time of the year is officially here, and chances are you're starting to think about purchasing flights to go home for the holidays, if you haven't already. While most experts claim travelers can snag the best deals on…

You Can Get BOGO Irish Cream Cold Brews At Starbucks On Dec. 5

By Lara Walsh
If the weekday scaries are hitting you a little harder this week post-Thanksgiving, Starbucks' latest pick-me-up is bound to put an extra pep in your step. Just days after unveiling its brand new Irish Cream Cold Brew, the coffee giant is giving…

Burger King Is Giving Away Free Food (!) With This New Instant Win Game

By Lara Walsh
With Christmas just a few weeks away, Burger King is getting into the holiday spirit by giving away over $100 million in prizes. Unlike many giveaways, customers have a one-in-three chance of getting goodies like free food, a trip to Costa Rica, a…

Starbucks' New Irish Cream Cold Brew Tastes Like The Holiday Drink With A Cocoa Twist

By Lara Walsh
Months after dropping a new seasonal Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew, Starbucks is unveiling winter's answer to the fall sip — and TBH, it sounds even tastier than the original. You're not alone if you're wondering what Starbucks' Irish Cream Cold Brew…

Starbucks' Newest Holiday Drink Offering Won't Be Around Forever, So Sip It Soon

By Lara Walsh
Almost a month after bringing back its classic holiday mochas and lattes, Starbucks is offering a little more seasonal cheer, courtesy of a festive new cold brew. Whether you ascribe to team hot or team cold when it comes to winter drinks,…

A ‘Fuller House’ Star Revealed If The Olsen Twins Will Be In The Final Season

By Lara Walsh
With the first half of the Fuller House reboot's final season set to stream on Netflix on Dec. 6, anticipation is only continuing to grow for all the new storylines and characters about to hit viewers' TV screens. Since the revival first premiered…

Watch The Pussycat Dolls Reunite To Perform All Their Hits & A New Song

By Lara Walsh
It's almost been a full decade since the Pussycat Dolls were last busting moves and gifting fans all the bangers during their '00s heyday. However, when Nicole Scherzinger, Kimberly Wyatt, Ashley Roberts, Jessica Sutta, and Carmit Bachar reunited on…

The Kardashians Weren’t All Together For Thanksgiving, But They Still Celebrated

By Lara Walsh
Keeping up with the Kardashians on Turkey Day was a little harder this year for fans, due to the fact that the clan decided to split up to celebrate. However, the Kardashians’ Thanksgiving posts show that while they might have been on different…

John Legend Called Chrissy His Queen In A Sweet Birthday Message

By Lara Walsh
As Chrissy Teigen rang in her 34th birthday on Saturday, Nov. 30, her husband was one of the first to head to Instagram to publicly celebrate the occasion. While fans might know the couple for their hilarious social media antics and playful ribbing,…

Cody Simpson Celebrated Thanksgiving With Miley’s Family

By Lara Walsh
Just days after ringing in Miley Cyrus' 27th birthday together, the "Slide Away" songstress and Cody Simpson had a lot to be thankful for as they reunited on Turkey Day. The Aussie singer flew out to Nashville to spend the holiday with his…

The Internet Is In Love With A Bulldog Named Thor Who Won The National Dog Show

By Lara Walsh
On Thanksgiving, dog lovers everywhere had one more reason to be thankful as countless pups strutted their stuff at the 18th Annual National Dog Show. While the competition was stiff, one English bulldog emerged victorious — and literally everyone…

Chrissy Teigen Trolled John Legend By Wearing A “Sexiest Man Alive” Outfit

By Lara Walsh
Chrissy Teigen is taking advantage of every opportunity to simultaneously celebrate and troll her husband John Legend being dubbed People's "Sexiest Man Alive" this year. From changing her Twitter bio to reflect the honor to joking that the title…

Chrissy Teigen Made Luna The Most “Hideous” Turkey Out Of Fruit For Thanksgiving

By Lara Walsh
Chrissy Teigen might have authored a few cookbooks, but even she isn't immune to mishaps in the kitchen. On Tuesday, Nov. 26, the former SI Swimsuit model brought some of her trademark humor to the table when a certain fruit-based arrangement that…

Tristan's Comment Calling Khloé "Perfection" On IG Is Too Much

By Lara Walsh
For reasons literally no one can fathom, Tristan Thompson continues to do the most when publicly praising his ex Khloé Kardashian. Coming shortly after he referred to the mother of his child as a "beautiful [diamond]" and shared a pretty…

I Can't Stop Laughing At Chrissy Joking That She "Cheated" On John While He Can't Hear Her

By Lara Walsh
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend continue to cement their status as one of the most hilarious celebrity couples around with their latest antics. Just days after celebrating the fact that she was "boning" People's pick for sexiest man alive, the former…