Suzanne McKenzie

Bio

Suzanne McKenzie is a writer and editor living in Brooklyn, NY.
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4 Ways Adults With Jobs Can Still Feel Like School's Out For The Summer

By Suzanne McKenzie
Popsicles, pool parties, and the promise of three uninterrupted months of freedom — as a kid, summer break was a truly magical thing. The days were never-ending and the opportunities seemed limitless. Fast forward to today, when summers are spent…
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What's Your Dorm Style?

By Allison Gore and Suzanne McKenzie
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5 Women On The One Thing That's Always In Their Bag

By Suzanne McKenzie
Like many great romances, the relationship between a woman and her bag is practically written in the stars. A good bag is loyal, never leaving her side. It's dependable, holding her belongings in its strong and secure grasp. It's her best accessory…
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5 Women On The Biggest Lesson They Learned From A Bad Date

By Suzanne McKenzie
There comes a time (or two, or three) in every woman's life when she encounters the dreaded ~bad date~. But even when your date spills an entire drink down your white shirt 10 minutes in (DEF not speaking from experience here...), we still believe…
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8 Unexpected Things You Should Definitely Pack When You’re Traveling The World

By Suzanne McKenzie
When it comes to packing for big trips, we all have our own unique approach. Whether you subscribe to the "last minute flurry" style of throwing things in a suitcase the morning of your flight, or the meticulous ritual of checking items off your…
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Here’s Everything You Need To Bring To Survive Your First Music Festival

By Suzanne McKenzie
The sun streaming down, catchy tunes floating through the hazy air, temporary tats covering every inch of your arms — it's pretty much impossible to forget your first music festival experience. Whether you're a fan of country western, electronic, or…
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7 People Share Stories Of Dates That Started Out Bad But Got Better

By Suzanne McKenzie
Dating can be many things — funny, awkward, heart-wrenching — but one thing that we can ALL confidently say about dating is that it's almost always unpredictable. Especially early on, on the first or second date, it's totally common to go from…
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8 People Reveal Their Most Cringeworthy First Date Moments

By Suzanne McKenzie
Bad first dates — we've all had 'em. Whether it's a simple, "we didn't click" feeling or a faux pas of epic proportions, one thing's for sure: Bad dates are as universal as they are unpleasant. But the good thing about bad dates (just trust us on…
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Here's Exactly How To Wear Sneakers With Literally Every Outfit This Fall

By Suzanne McKenzie
If it were up to me, I'd dress in shades of fleece, spandex, and cotton for every situation. But because life is more than just a jog in the park, I unfortunately can't. Here's the good news, though: While athleisure won't exactly cut it when it…
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5 Athleisure Pieces To Rock Even If You're Not Going To The Gym

By Suzanne McKenzie
Anyone who has ever thrown on a pair of yoga pants and sneakers will agree — there's literally nothing more comfortable than workout gear. Lucky for us, the athleisure trend that has swept the fashion world doesn't seem to be going anywhere soon.…
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This Game Of Would You Rather Is What Your Next Dinner Party Needs

By Suzanne McKenzie
As much as we love a good dinner party, we're of the belief that the traditional cocktails/dinner/conversation routine could use a little shaking up. And what better way to shake things up than by posing thought-provoking questions intended to get…
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How One Woman Went From Getting Unmatched On Tinder To Winning The Vacation Of Her Dreams

By Suzanne McKenzie
Anyone who has ever used Tinder is familiar with the act of the unmatch. You’re in the middle of a good back-and-forth with someone, and boom! You open the app to send a “good morning” message, only to find that your match has mysteriously vanished…
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PDA: Public Dating Announcement

By Suzanne McKenzie
Like it or not, we're living through a dating revolution. Today, people are meeting in new ways that, even a decade ago, would have sounded more like science fiction than real life. And while phrases like "swipe right" and "super like" are being…
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Here Are The Perfect Holiday Gifts To Buy From…

By Suzanne McKenzie
Depending on your financial situation, holiday shopping can be the most fun activity in the world... or a brutal reminder of how broke you are. Some years you have a big enough budget to really spoil the people you care about, and other years…
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Here’s How To Shop For Everyone On Your List At…

By Suzanne McKenzie
Let’s get one thing straight — the holiday season is stressful enough as is. But when you add a meter-long shopping list with 10 different stores on it to the mix? Cue the epic holiday meltdown. But before you spiral into an existential shopping…
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6 Gifts From Sephora That We Promise Your Beauty…

By Suzanne McKenzie
When it comes to holiday gifting, your BFF should be a no-brainer, right? You know her the best out of anyone, you have similar interests, and you don’t mind splurging a little if you find the perfect present. But what happens when your bestie’s…
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5 Premium Ways To Upgrade Your Outfit And Get…

By Suzanne McKenzie
The holiday season is upon us — or, more accurately, the holiday party season is upon us. Which means champagne toasts, bright red lipstick, and more sparkles than a Vegas showgirl. But first things first: It’s time to get serious about our holiday…
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5 Perfect Gifts To Get For The Mom Who Wants…

By Suzanne McKenzie
There’s always one person on your holiday shopping list who’s impossible to, well, shop for. But what happens when the most notoriously difficult person to shop for is also the person who deserves the most elaborate, perfect, and thoughtful gift…
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6 Tinder Situations When ‘Reactions’ Are Literally The Only Appropriate Response

By Suzanne McKenzie
By now you’ve probably heard about Tinder’s new Reactions feature. That is, unless you’ve been living under a rock, or you’re in a ~relationship~ and are out of touch with how singles meet people these days. In which case, do us a solid and kindly…
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Tinder’s New ‘Reactions’ Give Women All The Power, And We're So Here For It

By Suzanne McKenzie
Let me set the scene for you: It's an uneventful Tuesday night, you're chilling at home with your laptop open and the TV on in the background (ugh, Millennials, am I right?), and casually chatting with a new guy you just matched with on Tinder. The…