Mackenzie Newcomb

Mackenzie is a stylist and lifestyle writer from Boston, Massachusetts. She is best known for her blog "Sparkles and Secrets", where she writes about the struggles and successes of being a twenty-something female. Mackenzie is a world traveler who aspires to eventually have an E! True Hollywood Story.

Recent Articles

Wander or Bust: Miami Makes Life Your Beach

Wander or Bust is an Elite Daily travel series that follows young women all over the globe to record their journeys as they experience the thrill of the far-flung and unknown. They'll track their budgets, where they stay, where they eat and drink, a…
By Mackenzie Newcomb

Why There Are Worse Things In The World Than 'Skinny-Shaming'

If you are one of those girls who is "naturally skinny," then congratulations, you’ve hit the genetic lottery. You are blessed with your incredible metabolism. I've heard a lot about the concept of "skinny shaming" recently, and I understand that the…
By Mackenzie Newcomb

An Open Letter To The Gentleman Dancing Behind Me In The Club

Dear Gentleman Dancing Behind Me, It has come to my attention that many men feel there is supreme injustice done unto the male gender in the nightclub industry. Although I don’t completely disagree that there is some financial inequality into which m…
By Mackenzie Newcomb

25 New Year's Resolutions Every Person Should Actually Make For 2015

New Year's Eve is often seen as a time of rebirth, the chance to start anew. We all come up with the regular resolutions for the upcoming year (losing weight, seeing family more often and/or falling in love ), but often our ideas of what should chang…
By Mackenzie Newcomb

Memories of Christmas Past: Don't Let Ex-Boyfriend Nostalgia Ruin The Holidays

It’s that time of the year again! The season devoted to giving thanks and spending time with people you love. The only thing different about this year? You’re single. Inevitably, you find yourself reflecting on past holiday seasons when you found you…
By Mackenzie Newcomb