Mackenzie Grant

Bio

Mackenzie is a Commerce Writer for Bustle Digital Group's lifestyle brands (Bustle, Romper, Elite Daily, The Zoe Report, and NYLON). Before joining Bustle, Mackenzie held several journalism roles. She spent time as a news producer during the 2016 election. She also has experience as both an in-house marketing specialist and a content strategist for an agency. She has written on behalf of clients in a variety of industries from health and beauty to medical care to commercial real estate. She has a bachelor’s degree from the School of Journalism and Mass Communications at University of South Carolina. In her free time, Mackenzie loves spending time outside with her fiancé and two rescue pups. She’s always seeking a new brewery to visit or a hiking trail with a mountain view.

Brighten Your Space With These No-Fuss Fake Flowers That Look Like The Real Deal

By Mackenzie Grant
Today's fake flowers are not the same crunchy, faded flowers your grandmother had in every room. These flowers actually look real — which admittedly can be difficult to tell online; so I’ve created the quick guide below for picking artificial…

It Seems Like Everyone's Buying These 55 Clever AF Things On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
When products go viral, it can be for so many reasons: a catchy slogan, a glowing review, and sometimes — when you're really lucky — a clever use. If you're anything like me, those items cause major FOMO when everyone else is buying them. But…

You'll Want To Live In These Cute Pajama Sets — & They Won't Break The Bank

By Mackenzie Grant
If you're like me, most of your fashion choices are dominated by one central idea: comfort. That's especially important when it comes to pajamas. Most of the time, no one else will ever see my PJs (except my dog), but there's something about…

44 Genius Products That Fix Life's Hot Messes

By Mackenzie Grant and Rebecca Martinson
Feeling like hot mess central? Amazon has many solutions for that. Whether your coffee just spilled all over your shirt, your eyeshadow got all over your cheeks mid-application, or your clothes fell out of your cluttered closet when you opened the…

Why The Hell Didn’t I Buy These 40 Genius Things Sooner

By Mackenzie Grant
Ever buy something, use it once, and spend the next hour pondering how you ever lived without it? Yup, I’ve been there. When you finally find that gem, you feel frustration and appreciation. Just a warning: this list of 40 genius products will have…

It's Game On: Challenge Friends & Have A Blast With These 4 Player Board Games

By Mackenzie Grant
If your game night rotation is getting stale, and you just can’t play Apples To Apples again, I have just the thing for you. Taking the leap and buying a new game before playing it is risky, but this list features the best four player board games…

People Are Obsessed With These 42 Honestly *Genius* Products On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
What if many of your daily annoyances or household dilemmas could be solved with a single product? There’s nothing like discovering inventive products that go on to change and improve your day-to-day life — and these 42 genius products that people…

Going For A Run? These Lightweight Running Shoes Will Support Your Every Mile

By Mackenzie Grant
Whether you're clocking in miles and training for a marathon or sharpening your sprinting skills, finding the best lightweight running shoes is an essential part of preparing for a your run. There are a number of factors to balance when it comes to…

44 Genius Products On Amazon That Reviewers Swear Are Life Changers

By Mackenzie Grant
"Thank goodness for Amazon" is a phrase I'm sure you've uttered a time or two. Whether you experienced a speedy delivery or scored a gadget that made your life simpler, the online hub was there for you — and it still is. Like a trusted friend,…

46 Clever Products That Make You Look As Put Together As Possible

By Mackenzie Grant
You’re running late, your alarm didn’t go off, and you feel hungry and grouchy — the last thing you need is to stress out with a complicated routine. This list is packed with clever products that make you look as put together as possible and will…

42 Award-Winning Products That Make Life Easier (& Are Totally Affordable)

By Mackenzie Grant
Are the best products always the most expensive ones? No, not really. If two seemingly identical coffee makers are priced differently — one is $30 and the other is $100 — which are you more likely to buy? Perhaps you’d opt for the cheaper option,…

56 Things That Are Great Bargains On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
Amazon's claim to fame has always been its speed and ease with ordering and delivering, but there are also tons useful deals waiting to be recognized. For instance, you might've never thought about purchasing your home essentials — like toilet…

45 Genius Products On Amazon That Reviewers Swear Are Lifesavers

By Mackenzie Grant
"Thank goodness for Amazon" is a phrase I'm sure you've uttered a time or two. Whether you experienced a speedy delivery or scored a gadget that made your life simpler, the online hub was there for you — and it still is. Like a trusted friend,…

57 Things That Are Great Bargains On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
Amazon's claim to fame has always been its speed and ease with ordering and delivering, but there are also tons useful deals waiting to be recognized. For instance, you might've never thought about purchasing your home essentials — like toilet…

40 Things That Just Make Life Easier On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
Amazon is the ultimate problem-solver. If there's a solution for your conflict, you can buy it on the virtual store. Whether it's a human error — like forgetting to clean your makeup brushes — or one of life's common annoyances (like forgetting your…

64 Hottest Things On Amazon, Based On Reviews & Sales

By Mackenzie Grant
The stress of buying gifts might prompt you to empty your wallet just to get it over with. I mean, it can be exhausting to find the right present for every person, whether you're celebrating a birthday or a holiday. But never fear, tired shopper:…

41 Things That Just Make Life Easier On Amazon

By Mackenzie Grant
Amazon is the ultimate problem-solver. If there's a solution for your conflict, you can buy it on the virtual store. Whether it's a human error — like forgetting to clean your makeup brushes — or one of life's common annoyances (like forgetting your…

39 Bestsellers Under $40 On Amazon That Are Well Worth The Hype

By Mackenzie Grant
Stumbling across an inexpensive product that delivers on function is like hitting the jackpot — but it's even better when that product is a bestseller. As you could imagine, these bestsellers under $40 on Amazon are well worth the hype — and you can…

48 Newly-Released Products On Amazon That Are Flying Off The Shelves

By Mackenzie Grant and Anna Anderson
The one thing I love about Amazon is the sheer volume of products that the company sells. There are products that solve problems, products that entertain, and even products that make you laugh. Plus, they're all just a click away from arriving at…

54 Cheap Finds On Amazon That Work Weirdly Well

By Mackenzie Grant
Amazon is home to just about anything you can imagine — but when you buy a new product, it can be tricky to know exactly how it's going to work when it arrives. Of course, reading reviews and scoping out deals can pay off — especially when you find…