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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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 →
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.