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The IIIICE CREEEAM Bracket Proceeds: Round 3

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 15, 2014
Question 1: Have you ever gotten samples of more than three ice cream flavors before deciding which to buy (or walking out the door because you have now had the equivalent of two scoops of ice cream)?Yes: This bracket is for you. Vote LEFT or RIGHT in the comments.No: Pro More  →
The IIIICE CREEEAM Bracket Proceeds: Round 3

The IIIIICE CREEEAM Bracket Continues: Round 2

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 7, 2014
March Madness is over (like, today or something), but APRIL Madness continues with the SparkLife Ice Cream Bracket. Despite my personal favorite, Rum Raisin, being knocked out in the first round, some rivalries continue to rage, like Coffee and Vanilla and Mint Chocolate C More  →
The IIIIICE CREEEAM Bracket Continues: Round 2

The Top 21 Teen Anthems of All Time

By Kathryn_WilliamsApril 4, 2014
No one makes a better anthem than a music group defending the sovereignty (or whatever) of teenagedom. From the '60s (as far back as YouTube will mostly allow us to go) to today, we've scoured the internets for the Greatest Teen Anthems of All Time—a mighty paean to anti-a More  →
The Top 21 Teen Anthems of All Time

This Teen Did Exactly What You Would Do if You Found $31K in Your Bank Account

By Kathryn_WilliamsMarch 28, 2014
Have you ever gone to check your bank balance and held your breath, because maybe, just maybe, there is a chance in Zeus's Heaven that it grew by two or three zeroes since your last check-in? Whelp, it happens, folks, and it happened to this ... More  →
This Teen Did Exactly What You Would Do if You Found $31K in Your Bank Account

The IIIIICE CREEEEEAM Bracket Commences

By Kathryn_WilliamsMarch 28, 2014
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream, especially after four months of a brutal winter that has us feeling like enchanted snowmen daydreaming about the idea of summer. There may still be snow on the ground, but officially, it is spring, and that means ICE CREA More  →
The IIIIICE CREEEEEAM Bracket Commences

Do You Wake Up Too Late?

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 18, 2014
Look, mornings are busy. You're expected to do all this stuff, like brush your teeth, comb your hair, put deodorant on your pits, eat breakfast. But sleep is precious. How to strike a balance? Everyone, ev-er-y-one, even your math teacher who gives you the stink eye ... More  →
Do You Wake Up Too Late?

Which Sandwich Won the Gold in the Sammylympics?

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 17, 2014
Much like Olympic speed skating, in competition as stiff as this, it's the little things that make the difference: the crispness quotient of a piece of lettuce, the mustard ratio of a slathering sauce, the aerodynamics of a bun (sesame seeds can, in fact, slow down the race More  →
Which Sandwich Won the Gold in the Sammylympics?

The Sammielympics: Final Round!

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 11, 2014
We know, we know. The hungered, huddled masses are calling out for a champion in the Sammielympics. We were shocked—SHOCKED—that PBJ and grilled cheese were knocked out so early, but sometimes even the best of the best choke under pressure. We're down to BBQ and the hamb More  →
The Sammielympics: Final Round!

The Crusts Are Off! Sammie Bracket Round 3

By Kathryn_WilliamsJanuary 29, 2014
In the immortal words of @WritingFire, BAMWICH! That's right. We know you want to bam all of these delicious sammies into your mouth, but unfortunately, only one will fit at a time. (We've tried, and lockjaw.) Vote in the comments: which sammie would you bam first? More  →
The Crusts Are Off! Sammie Bracket Round 3

The Sammie Bracket Wars: Round 2!

By Kathryn_WilliamsJanuary 24, 2014
Poor Veggie Sandwich. We all know he never stood a chance against that ooey-gooey Grilled Cheese, that melty mother of Monterey Jack, that buttered siren of Swiss, that crisp champion of All Things Cheddar. But Grilled Cheese vs. Steak and Cheese—now that's a match-up. Ch More  →
The Sammie Bracket Wars: Round 2!
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Kathryn_Williams

Kathryn Williams is the author of three YA novels but only one with an Oxford comma in the title. She is a Taurus and hates writing bios. Check out her website, www.kathrynswilliams.com, and follow her on Twitter @kathrynwauthor.

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