Veronica Lopez

Bio

As Elite Daily's Dating Editor, Veronica covers, assigns, and edits celebrity dating content and service pieces, filled to the brim with the kind of relationship advice that only your very best friend knows you need, including texting, dates, health, identity, sex, and body language. Before joining the Elite Daily team, she wrote for several publications including Cosmopolitan.com, Cosmo For Latinas, Vivala, and Modern Luxury Brides and Interiors magazines. She holds a BS in Communications from the University of Miami, with concentrations in magazine journalism, creative advertising, and marketing. Pitch her anything sex and dating (including new products, apps, launches, meet-cutes, and personal essays) at veronica.lopez@bustle.com.

J. Lo & A-Rod Have Officially Confirmed Their Split

By Veronica Lopez
It's officially over for J. Lo and A-Rod. (For real this time.) Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez confirmed their breakup on April 15 in an exclusive joint statement to the TODAY show. "We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to…

This Couple Met On BLK & Shares A Deep, Spiritual Connection

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

This Couple Met On Upward & Credit Their Faith For Keeping Their Love Strong

By Hannah Orenstein and Veronica Lopez
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series ILYSM celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other? Who…

J. Lo & A-Rod Are Reportedly “Willing To Do Whatever It Takes To Stay Together”

By Veronica Lopez
If you were fully convinced that love is dead following reports of Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s breakup, this relationship update will make you sing. According to sources close to the couple, J. Lo and A-Rod are not broken up (I repeat: They…

Katie Thurston Might Be The Most Sex Positive Bachelorette We've Ever Had

By Veronica Lopez
On the first night of filming for Season 25 of The Bachelor, Katie Thurston stepped out of the limo to meet Matt James with a vibrator in hand. Little did she know, that same energy would propel her toward being named the next Bachelorette on the…

Matt & Rachael's 'Bachelor' Finale Ending Was... Unconventional

By Abby Monteil and Veronica Lopez
Matt James' intense season of The Bachelor has officially come to an end, and fans finally got the much-needed answers they were waiting for. While Season 25 was filled with plenty of onscreen drama between contestants, there was also a serious…

J. Lo & A-Rod Are Reportedly Over, So BRB Crying

By Veronica Lopez
Editor's Note: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez released a statement to CNN, TMZ, and People on Saturday, March 13, clarifying that they are "working through some things" but are actually still together. Fans who were hoping for a J. Lo and A-Rod…

Harry & Meghan's Quotes About Royal Life Make It Sound So Toxic

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Marrying a prince and living in a castle might seem like a total fairytale, but for Meghan Markle, it was everything but. In a two-hour sit-down interview with Oprah Winfrey, which aired on March 7, Meghan and Prince Harry made several shocking…

Harry & Meghan’s Body Language During Their Oprah Interview Was Emotional & Unified

By Veronica Lopez
Fans of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle had high expectations for the couple's sit-down interview with Oprah Winfrey on March 7, and it did not disappoint. During the two-hour special, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex revealed their shocking…

These Tweets About Kim & Kanye's Divorce News Will Make You Laugh & Cry

By Veronica Lopez
It's reportedly over for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. After months of speculation, Kim reportedly filed for divorce from Kanye on Feb. 19, according to court documents obtained by TMZ. (A representative for Kim later confirmed the reports to Elite…

This Couple Met On Muzmatch & Got Engaged Before Meeting In Person

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

Last-Minute Valentine's Day Gifts For Your Partner, Based On Their Zodiac Sign

By Hannah Orenstein and Veronica Lopez
After everything that’s gone down in the past year, who could blame you for forgetting to get your partner a gift for Valentine’s Day? The good news is that you've remembered (with time to spare) and it's not too late to place an order to arrive on…

Barack & Michelle Obama's Inauguration Day Body Language Is Strong As Ever

By Veronica Lopez
Barack and Michelle Obama are as beloved a couple as it gets, and you better believe they were not about to miss the inauguration of their good friend President (!!) Joe Biden. These two always show up as a united front, and today was no exception.…

Are Kim & Kanye Divorcing? Their Marriage Is Reportedly "In Deep Trouble"

By Hannah Orenstein, Veronica Lopez and Corinne Sullivan
It's a sad day for the Kardashian-West family. Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are reportedly divorcing, according to Page Six. On Jan. 5, a source reportedly claimed "divorce is imminent," as Kim has hired celebrity divorce attorney Laura…

Tayshia’s Engagement Ring From Zac Is A Vintage-Style Stunner

By Veronica Lopez
On Dec. 22, America collectively cried into their wine glasses as Zac Clark proposed to Tayshia Adams on the Season 16 finale of The Bachelorette. (And no, it wasn’t just because Clark delivered the most heartfelt proposal speech of all time.) The…

This Couple Met On Ship, Where Friends Can Set You Up, & Fell In Love

By Hannah Orenstein and Veronica Lopez
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

This Couple Met On Hinge & Fell In Love Before They Even Met IRL

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

Tayshia & Brendan's Body Language Shows So Much Promise

By Veronica Lopez
Bachelor Nation has been anxiously awaiting Tayshia Adams’ Bachelorette debut, and it definitely did not disappoint. On the Nov. 10 episode, Adams met the guys Clare Crawley left behind, plus four new candidates brought in just for her. From the…

Dale's Dad Gave Him The Sweetest Advice Before He Left For 'The Bachelorette'

By Veronica Lopez
After four weeks of hearing the name Dale on The Bachelorette more than anyone ever thought possible, Bachelor Nation’s collective stress over Clare Crawley’s tenure as leading lady has finally come to a close. Crawley and Dale Moss are happily…

This Body Language Clue Confirms Dale Is Clare's #1

By Candice Jalili and Veronica Lopez
The Bachelorette is fully smitten. During Season 16, Episode 2, Clare Crawley's body language with Dale Moss on the love languages date pretty much solidified him as her number one. If you watched the Oct. 20 episode, you probably already picked up…