Holly Chavez

Holly Chavez is a News Columnist at GritDaily. She enjoys sharing hot, trending news stories with her readers. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, she focuses her writing on travel, brands and tech. Holly's professional interests include business and entrepreneurship. 

Rolex Award Winners Include a Groundbreaking Approach to Plastic Waste

The Annual Rolex Awards honor innovative individuals who are working diligently to preserve the planet, increase the scope of human knowledge, or protect a specific cultural heritage. Unlike a normal awards ceremony, the cash prize given to each winner goes toward completing projects that will better the lives of people or animals. The judges initially narrowed the stiff competition down to 10 deserving candidates, each of whom received $200,000. The final five became this year’s Rolex Awards...

Chirps Chips Makes Edible Bugs An Eco-Friendly Part Of The Store Aisle

The all-female executive team behind Chirps Chips recently announced that their cricket-sourced product doubled its revenue from 2017 to 2018. Approximately 1,200 stores nationwide stock multiple flavors from the Chirps Chips line, including Kroger. Many countries view bugs as a viable food source. Meanwhile, Americans tend to exhibit a lot of squeamishness about this topic. Will changing attitudes about eco-friendly eating push bug protein into the U.S. mainstream? Chirps Chips certainly hope...

The Internet Just got a Glimpse of Gwyneth Paltrow and Emily Ratajkowski in Sizzling Beach Wear

The first day of summer is just around the corner. Several female celebrities marked the occasion with beach styles that incorporate the season’s hottest swimming fashions. Gwyneth Paltrow and Emily Ratajkowski recently introduced the world to their own 2019 swim lines. Others, like Kylie Jenner, Carrie Underwood, and Jessica Simpson, turned their creative talents toward designing affordable swimsuits. Each celebrity’s seasonal offering is appropriately styled for their ages and public images....

Rihanna Makes History With Edgy New Fashion Brand, Fenty

Pop star Rihanna’s entrepreneurial ways continued this week as her new luxury fashion line debuted under the Fenty brand. The recording artist previously introduced the world to Fenty Beauty, which is the makeup line of her growing, female-powered empire. The Rihanna fashion brand additionally contains pieces that display a forward-thinking, gender-neutral approach. Rihanna’s involvement in this new line also marks three historic firsts. For one, she’s become the first female designer with an...

McDonald’s All Day Breakfast Menu Gets Major Overhaul

McDonald’s announced Tuesday that its All Day Breakfast menu options will be undergoing some major changes. So, if you are a Grit Daily reader who loves having breakfast for dinner, you’d better brace for impact. The upcoming changes shrink the menu. However, the fast-food mogul quickly assured its patrons that the changes won’t phase out the popular All Day Breakfast. The Oak Brook, Illinois-based restaurant went on to say that minimizing the menu to include only its best-selling...

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