• Suzanne McKenzie in Dating

    5 Reasons To Date The Optimistic Guy

    5 Reasons To Date The Optimistic Guy

    Contrary to what every '90s-era teenage rom-com led you to believe, the brooding, moody guy doesn't always turn out to be Prince Charming. Sure, he might be mysterious and complicated, but when we're talking about your love life, who wants that? Everyone has different preferences when it comes to romantic interests. But if we're talking […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Dating

    Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Talk About Anything On A First Date

    Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Talk About Anything On A First Date

    First dates: They can be the best of times, and they can be the worst of times. But whether you spend the evening laughing about shared interests over coffee or crunching ice as you try to figure out if you've been catfished, first dates are a necessary part of a healthy love life. And when it comes […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Dating

    5 Revealing Questions You Never Thought To Ask Your SO

    5 Revealing Questions You Never Thought To Ask Your SO

    When you're in a relationship, it can seem like all you do is talk — about your feelings, about your likes and dislikes, about your future plans. But at a certain point, the typical couple's talk starts to fall short and leaves you wanting to have deeper conversations about more complex subjects. Unfortunately, these subjects tend […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Dating

    7 Things Successful Couples Know About Each Other One Year In

    7 Things Successful Couples Know About Each Other One Year In

    Your one-year dating anniversary is an interesting time: Things have certainly progressed well past “casual,” but you still haven't quite crossed the bridge into long-term relationship territory. On one hand, you've been with your SO for enough time that you're confident in your commitment and comfortable opening up about some not-so-easy stuff. On the other hand, […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Money

    5 Topics All Couples Should Be Comfortable Talking About (But Most Aren't)

    5 Topics All Couples Should Be Comfortable Talking About (But Most Aren't)

    If you're like most people, then the mere thought of bringing up a tough subject in a relationship probably makes you cringe so hard that your face cramps up. And with good reason! Whether you're just starting to fall for someone or your relationship is older than some Millennials, the last thing you want to do is initiate […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Life

    6 Ways Your Dating Life Changes From Your 20s To Your 30s

    6 Ways Your Dating Life Changes From Your 20s To Your 30s

    Let's get something straight: Dating can be challenging no matter how old you are. And by challenging, we mean it sucks. But only sometimes. Can you tell that we have a slightly complicated relationship with the subject? But if we know anything at all, it's that the dating experience is constantly changing. And this becomes particularly […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in Life

    Positive People Aren't Naive — They Just Choose To See The Good In Life

    Positive People Aren't Naive — They Just Choose To See The Good In Life

    There's a good chance that at some point in your life, you've been sorted into one of two buckets: a glass-half-empty person or a glass-half-full person. Vast generalizations aside — everyone's got an opinion! — most people do tend to gravitate more toward one side of the wide spectrum between optimist and pessimist. Don't get us wrong: […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie in TV

    Why Shark Week Is Actually The Greatest Week Of All

    Why Shark Week Is Actually The Greatest Week Of All

    There are some days in a person's life that stand out above all others — the day you graduate from college after years of tireless work, the day you marry your one true love, the day your baby says her first word. And while the memory of these days will likely bring a smile to your […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie on Healthy Habits

    Why Changing Your Perspective Is The Key To Success (And How To Do It)

    Why Changing Your Perspective Is The Key To Success (And How To Do It)

    People have long claimed to hold the single secret to success — from personality traits to magic herbs and daily habits that promise to make everything smooth sailing from here on out. Over time, many people have bought into this claim that a quick fix is the key to alleviating all the challenges that life throws our way. […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie on Like An Adult

    5 Reasons Why Vegas Is The Only Choice For Your Next Girls' Trip

    5 Reasons Why Vegas Is The Only Choice For Your Next Girls' Trip

    Let's get something straight: A girls' trip is always a good idea. No exceptions, no rainchecks, no maybe-next-times. No matter what's going on in your life, we believe that there's no ailment a girls' trip can't cure. Lounging by a pool, dancing the night away, eating all the best food, all while you do some […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie on Off The Grid

    Here's How To Spend A Weekend Of Clean Living In Las Vegas

    Here's How To Spend A Weekend Of Clean Living In Las Vegas

    If you're anything like us, you're probably in desperate need of a weekend getaway (understatement of the year?). And while late nights and clinking cocktails will always hold a special place in our hearts, lately we've been more into the idea of a few days of clean living. Instead of returning from a trip hungover […]
  • Suzanne McKenzie on Eat Your Heart Out

    8 Things You'll Only Understand If Your First Job Was In Food Service

    8 Things You'll Only Understand If Your First Job Was In Food Service

    We all remember our first job. Whether it was lifeguarding at the beach or scooping rum raisin at the local ice cream shop, the experience was filled with laughs, long days and plenty of life lessons. And if your first job happened to be in food service, you can relate to all of this PLUS a […]