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Why Locker Rooms Scare Me to Death

By ContributorAugust 23, 2011
Blue_lights_of_ny, we feel ya. But not literally. —Sparkitors In school, almost everyone takes this little subject called Physical Education. Because we sweat and because it makes us get off our lazy bums, most of us also dread it. With a passion. In fact,... More  →
Why Locker Rooms Scare Me to Death

10 Reasons Shoes Are Like Boys

By ContributorAugust 23, 2011
You really might be onto something here, Gracie S.—Sparkitors I'll just say it: I’ve been having relationship problems. And at these times, when my heart feels like it’s sinking in a pit of sorrow... More  →
10 Reasons Shoes Are Like Boys

HOLY CANOLI! 5 Things You NEED to Know if You Want to Work at a Bakery

By ContributorAugust 23, 2011
By the time we wake up in the morning, Sunshinegirl has already baked 50 cakes with her bare hands. Thanks for making us feel unproductive, you crazy pastry genius.—Sparkitors I spend my summers working at a bakery, and I've got to say; it... More  →
HOLY CANOLI! 5 Things You NEED to Know if You Want to Work at a Bakery

My Roommate Hates Me!

By ContributorAugust 23, 2011
This is Faye's FINAL POST! (OR IS IT.) —Sparkitors Everybody PANIC!!!! I’m done blogging the Naked Roommate!!!! AHHH!!! Oh…and I'm about to leave for college. Am I packed? Haha, no. Have I even finished getting everything I need? Nope. Should that make me worried? Uhh, yeah... More  →
My Roommate Hates Me!

How's College??????

By EmmaAugust 22, 2011
Some of you Sparklers are at college for the first time this week, and we want to know: HOW IS IT? Do you like your roommate? Did you cry when you said bye to your mom? Are the communal bathrooms stressing you out? Have you made... More  →
How's College??????

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

By ShivaniAugust 22, 2011
Arranging a dorm room is a lot like playing Tetris. Luckily, I rock at Tetris. Which means I easily transitioned into being a dorm room domestic. Here at college, I've been making friends with a pretty simple method: I bake cookies and use them to bribe... More  →
Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies

How To Be Great On The Phone

By Rachel KorowitzAugust 22, 2011

Just as there's an art to emailing, texting, IMing, Facebook posting, glexting*, Tweeting, tumbleblogging, Morse Code-ing, and T-Rexting**, there's an art to that most ancient form of communication known as "talking on the phone." Follow these tips to impress besties and disapproving adults alike with

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How To Be Great On The Phone

Uh, Anyone Know How to Do Laundry in College?

By ContributorAugust 22, 2011
Faye's off to college! And she's almost done blogging the ultimate college prep guide, THE NAKED ROOMMATE. —Sparkitors There’s a kind of phenomenon that only occurs from middle to late August. It’s triggered when a person looks at a calendar or is told the... More  →
Uh, Anyone Know How to Do Laundry in College?

Little Black Dresses, Oversized Tees, and Finally Finding My Confidence

By ContributorAugust 22, 2011
BonnieBellez struggled with insecurity, but now she knows she's awesome inside and out!—Sparkitors Most of us tend to equate "confidence" with a drop-dead gorgeous person dressed to the nines. We might envision designer brands, spanking-new trend-setting boots, and a... More  →
 Little Black Dresses, Oversized Tees, and Finally Finding My Confidence

Ask a Teacher: Do You Show Movies in Class When You're Feeling Lazy?

By Mr. NavidarAugust 22, 2011
Q: Do you show us movies in class when you’re lazy and don’t feel like working? Admit it! A: Fact: I often feel guilty when showing my class a movie. Whenever I think about showing a movie in class, there’s always a small voice in my... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Do You Show Movies in Class When You're Feeling Lazy?