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GLAM OVERDOSE: Our Favorite Looks from the 2016 SAG Awards & the Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies Premiere!

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 1, 2016
HAPPY MONDAY, BUTTS. As you may or may not be aware, we here at SparkLife recently-ish made our first foray onto Tumblr, a kingdom that we hope to one day rule with an iron, glitter-covered fist (AESTHETIC: THIS + THIS + THIS). As a result, we've learned quite a bit of INT More  →
GLAM OVERDOSE: Our Favorite Looks from the 2016 SAG Awards & the <em>Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies</em> Premiere!

Real Talk: I've Hated My Body for 18 Years, But I'm Learning to Love It with These 3 Lessons

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 14, 2016
AHOY, SPARKLEBUTTS, and welcome to a post I almost didn’t publish. “Why should I share this potentially very embarrassing secret with the world,” I asked myself, “when I could just let it slowly destroy me from the inside out over the next 50 years?” But ... More  →
Real Talk: I've Hated My Body for 18 Years, But I'm Learning to Love It with These 3 Lessons
Glitter Bombs & Ab Cut-Outs Abound at the 2016 Golden Globes!

Glitter Bombs & Ab Cut-Outs Abound at the 2016 Golden Globes!

By Chelsea DaggerJanuary 11, 2016
The 73rd Annual Golden Globes took place last night, blessing us with this Ryan Gosling/Brad Pitt tiff (I SHIP THEM SO HARD NOW), this viral Leo Dicaprio shade face (DON'T WORRY HE TOTALLY DIDN'T MEAN IT), and this life-giving gif, which we are going to watch over and ove More  →

BRB, We're Just Dying Forever Over This Adorbs Baby Otter

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 23, 2015
On Sunday, the Monterey Bay Aquarium gave us a Christmas present we didn't even know we wanted: four photos of a mama otter and her new pup, who appears to be 20% Ewok, 20% teddy bear, and 178% all that is good and pure in ... More  →
BRB, We're Just Dying Forever Over This Adorbs Baby Otter
BEHOLD: The 25 MOST DAZZLING Dresses of 2015!

BEHOLD: The 25 MOST DAZZLING Dresses of 2015!

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 17, 2015
In my position as SparkLife's sweatiest editor, my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE THING TO DO—aside from picking all of the M&Ms out of the communal trail mix bucket in the cafeteria and frequently standing on my desk and shouting "I AM THE CHOSEN ONE!"—is to write ALL-CAPS RED CARP More  →

The Sparkler Secrets Slideshow—Part 3!

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 9, 2015
THE THIRD SPARKLER SECRETS SLIDESHOW IS HERE, BUTTSKIS, and it's all thanks to you. Nearly 50 of you submitted secrets about your fears, flaws, crushes, hopes, and betrayals; your revelations ranged from simple and sweet to deeply personal and truly heartbreaking, and we can More  →
The Sparkler Secrets Slideshow-Part 3!
Which STUNNING <em>Mockingjay 2</em> Premiere Look Was Your FLAVORITE? Cast Your Vote Here!

Which STUNNING Mockingjay 2 Premiere Look Was Your FLAVORITE? Cast Your Vote Here!

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 1, 2015
PREPARE YOUR EYEBALLS FOR AN UNPRECEDENTED ONSLAUGHT OF BEAUTY, SPARKDARLINGS. All your favorite tributes, victors, and Primrose Everdeens graced the red carpet in 7 different cities to fête the opening of what may very well be THE CINEMATIC MASTERPIECE OF THE CENTURY—and butts, they looked ... More  →
The <em>Huntsman: Winter's War</em> Trailer Just Dropped & WE SERIOUSLY CANNOT EVEN

The Huntsman: Winter's War Trailer Just Dropped & WE SERIOUSLY CANNOT EVEN

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 18, 2015
Sparklers, if ever there was a time to deploy the gif of me playing the invisible trombone with dreamboat extraordinaire Chris Hemsworth, IT IS NOW: WHY, you might ask, am I bestowing upon you the magical moment at which Chris and I first fell in love? ... More  →
JLaw, Liam, Josh, & MOAR Set the Red Carpet On FIRE at the <em>Mockingjay 2</em> Premieres!

JLaw, Liam, Josh, & MOAR Set the Red Carpet On FIRE at the Mockingjay 2 Premieres!

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 10, 2015
MOCKINGBUTTS, THE TIME IS NIGH. The time for what, you ask? WHY, THE TIME FOR US TO ALL-CAPS RECAP THE LATEST LOOKS FROM OUR FAVORITE HUNGER GAMES GANG! The group—which includes JLaw, Josh, Liam, Elizabeth Banks, Donald Sutherland, Natalie Dormer, and Woody Harrelson—wen More  →

HOW TO KISS LIKE A CHAMPION, Part 2: An Excruciatingly Detailed Step-By-Step Guide

By Chelsea DaggerNovember 5, 2015
Last week, we introduced you to this LIFE-CHANGING SERIES, which is going to teach you how to do kissing over the course of several EXTREMELY AWKWARD, ABRAHAM LINCOLN-FILLED WEEKS. Today, we're going to dive headfirst into the nitty-gritty deets of ACTUALLY KISSING A REAL-LI More  →
HOW TO KISS LIKE A CHAMPION, Part 2: An Excruciatingly Detailed Step-By-Step Guide
About the Author
Chelsea Dagger

Since 2010, Chelsea Dagger (known in real life as Chelsea Aaron) has been SparkLife's sweatiest editor. She's currently working on a how-to-kiss guide for teens, and when she's not conducting smooch-related research on her life-size Joseph Gordon-Levitt cardboard cutout, she's eating pancakes, stocking up on industrial-strength deodorant, and destroying everyone at Harry Potter trivia. (EXPECTO PATRONUM!)

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