Moms are full of great life advice, and my mother in particular is full of so many pearls of wisdom, one could make a ridiculously long pearl necklace with them. Some more vivid lessons include:
Hotel minibars are to be hated and feared.
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I should be studying for my calculus final or packing up my room, but I can’t bring myself to do anything more than loll around in bed getting lost in the SparkLife archives and tweeting about how little I’ve moved. I’m confident that all my ... More →
Spring is officially here, and you know what that means: a whole new wardrobe! Check out our roundup of the cutest trends and styles for this spring season whilst you shed your puffy coats and fluffy scarves and get ready to hit the mall.
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The moment when Katniss contemplates 11’s gift of bread after Rue’s death never fails to make me emotional. It’s a really poignant scene in the book, where Katniss’ grief is heightened by adrenaline and District 11’s sacrifice is that much more touching. Because the rolls ... More →
With The Hunger Games premier right around the corner, I figured now is the perfect time to introduce my recipes for some of the breads featured in the trilogy. First up is District Four’s fish-shaped loaf. Whenever this bread popped up in the books, I ... More →
Prom is a marathon, from dinner to the dance and the inevitable late night fast food run. The last thing anyone wants to think about is whether or not her eye shadow is creasing, especially with all the impromptu photos being taken. To keep your ... More →
We at SparkLife have been at the frontlines of Hunger Games mania since it first cropped up, and today is no exception. We’ve crossed the line into ultra-fan territory and have designed a menu for our very own Hunger Games-themed restaurant. Want to taste the ... More →
When I was little, I used to play tea party. It was the social highlight of my entire week. Only my favorite stuffed animals were invited, and I served water out of my pink plastic teapot. Once in a while, when I actually had a ... More →
Does anyone use wish they could use Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray everyday of their life? Is anyone else a broke college student?
Even if I’m the only one who falls into both categories, I have a recipe that replicates this crazy expensive hair product.
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Shivani is a blogger and college student living in Miami, Florida. She’s usually rocking a serious topknot and always trying to realize her life’s ambition of getting her own reality show. In her spare time she blogs about boys, school, and makeup on www.missaluru.wordpress.com. Follow her on Twitter @Shivani_Aluru.