Wooooeeee, this was a tight one, gang! Pins and needles, I tell 'ya. I thought we were going to have a dance off to settle this one. But, in the end, one particular ice cream flavor squeaked through with just a few more votes. The winner of the 2014 SparkLife Ice Cream Brack More →
Are you feeling the brain freeze yet? Fierce, creamy competition can do that to a person. But don't pass out from your ice cream craving yet. There's one more round! Turns out the majority of Sparklers want their cones with a little value added. Reigning champs Vanilla and C More →
You know how you think Theo James is the hottest slice of manpizza ever to sizzle his cheese on the silver screen? Well, before Theo James, there was a little someone who went by the initials JTT. In the '80s and '90s, the hearts and lady eggs of the internet were reserve More →
Still hanging loose with prom approaching? There are two ways to ask someone to prom: the casual ask—for your friend, acquaintance, someone you like but don’t like like, or someone you really like but are afraid will reject you—and the romantic ask—for your SO or ... More →
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 →
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.