Stacey Leasca

Stacey Leasca is a freelance journalist living in Los Angeles. When she's not busy surfing or hanging out with her dog Alastor in Venice you can find her traveling the globe writing for places like Travel+Leisure, Departures, Men's Health and Glamour Magazine.

Recent Articles

Wander or Bust: Havana, Cuba Is A Gorgeous Place To Put Your Phone Down & Unplug

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 Stacey Leasca

Wander or Bust: London Is The Perfect Excuse To Drink Tea & Be Fancy

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 Stacey Leasca

Wander or Bust: Machu Picchu Will Be The Hike Of Your Lifetime

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 Stacey Leasca

Mila Kunis And Ashton Kutcher Are Expecting Baby Number 2

It's official: Hollywood is having a baby boom. Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are the latest Hollywood couple to announce they are expecting baby number two. The couple, who already have one child and married last July, confirmed the news to PEOPLE. …
By Stacey Leasca

Bretagne, The Last 9/11 Ground Zero Search Dog, Has Died

Following the horrific terror attacks of September 11, thousands of search and rescue workers descended upon New York. Firefighters, police and volunteers all began the difficult task of looking for survivors among impossible odds. Joining in on the …
By Stacey Leasca

Demi Lovato And Wilmer Valderrama Call It Quits After 6 Years

Well, this sucks. In the last few days, Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris announced they are breaking up, Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik additionally announced their split, and now, we can add Demi Lovato, 23, and Wilmer Valderrama, 35, to the heartbreak lis…
By Stacey Leasca

Is Being A Sugar Baby The Answer To The Student Loan Crisis?

If you don't look like money, he's not going to want to spend it on you. It's an uncharacteristically cold and dreary day in Los Angeles when we meet up with Julia*. She's everything you'd expect from a Bay Area girl and dressed perfectly for the wea…
By Stacey Leasca

Taylor Swift And Calvin Harris Have Reportedly Broken Up

Attention, everyone: Love is officially dead. According to reports, Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris have split after 15 months of dating. An insider tells PEOPLE, There was no drama. Things just don't work out sometimes. In March, the singer, 26, and …
By Stacey Leasca

Here's What You Should Do If You're In An Active Shooter Situation

On Wednesday, two people were killed on the UCLA campus. Sadly, this incident marks the seventh school shooting in 2016 alone. It is becoming a grim reality that children and young adults from kindergarten to college need to be aware that they may on…
By Stacey Leasca

Stephen Hawking Crushed Donald Trump And His Supporters In One Sentence

We here at Elite Daily seem to really love a good hot take on Donald Trump. We've written before about women taking down Donald Trump using his own sexist quotes, shared what other countries think about the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, blogg…
By Stacey Leasca

'Glee' Actor Mark Salling Will Face Federal Indictment For Possession Of Child Porn

Last December, "Glee" actor Mark Salling was arrested for the possession of child pornography. The porn was allegedly found in the actor's home, on his computer and flash drive after the Los Angeles Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Childre…
By Stacey Leasca

Amber Heard Files For Divorce From Johnny Depp Days After His Mother Dies

Amber Heard has filed for divorce from Johnny Depp, according to a report from TMZ. The news of a Hollywood marriage failing after just one year may not be that shocking, however, the news comes just three days after Depp's mother died. TMZ additiona…
By Stacey Leasca

Britney Spears Hasn't Changed Her Outfit Since 2001 And We Have Proof

OK, let's get one thing out of the way: I am now, and forever will be, a diehard Britney Spears fan. As a 31-year-old woman, I can say I was there from the beginning when "... Baby One More Time" premiered. I was there for every hit, every Madonna ki…
By Stacey Leasca

These Girls Perfectly Explain Why Women Make Terrible Coders

Guys, let's be real, girls are just terrible at everything, am I right??? RIGHT? I mean, we are high-strung, emotional loose cannons ready to just weep at a moment's notice. There's no way we can handle hard tasks like going to space, run massively s…
By Stacey Leasca

EgyptAir Flight From Paris To Cairo Disappears From Radar

Update, May 19th, 10:40 am EST: Images have surfaced of alleged debris from the aircraft floating in the Mediterranean Sea. These images claim to show debris from the doomed #EgyptAir plane https://t.co/TJax8KLBd8 pic.twitter.com/IwYt7VQRr3 — Daily …
By Stacey Leasca

Kim Kardashian Just Crushed Her Haters With Five Simple Words

There are two kinds of people in the world: People who love Kim Kardashian and people who absolutely loathe her. Some love her for her body-positive message, others hate her for her lewd nudes. Sure, the girl has her flaws, but don't we all? And if t…
By Stacey Leasca

This Soap May Just Be The Cure For Everything From Zika To Herpes

In the future, simply washing your hands may be enough to protect you from some of the deadliest viruses on earth. In a stunning announcement from IBM and the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) in Singapore, the teams report they ar…
By Stacey Leasca

This Super Simple Trick Will Make Cheap Vodka Taste Like Top-Shelf

We get it, you're a poor 20-something (or 30-something) who doesn't want to shell out big bucks for expensive booze. But just because you can't afford the good stuff doesn't mean your taste buds have to suffer. After scouring the Internet for what fe…
By Stacey Leasca

9 Left-Handed People Reveal The Worst Things About Being A Southpaw

Being left-handed must be difficult business. As a righty, I have no real understanding of just how difficult the struggle can be for the left-handers among us. From desks, to scissors, to writing with pens, being a left-handed person seems like a re…
By Stacey Leasca

Taking Tylenol May Have One Insane Side Effect, Research Suggests

Zapping your headache by popping a few pills may also be killing your ability to feel. In a new study published by The Ohio State University in the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, researchers reveal, acetaminophen may reduce the …
By Stacey Leasca