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These Camp Songs Are Kind of C-C-C-Crazy

By Kathryn_WilliamsAugust 2, 2011
Camp songs are as much a part of the summer camp experience as rumpie rash and chocolate chip pudding. Looking back, some of these songs, which take up enough of my long-term memory that years 10 to 12 are otherwise blank, are a... More  →
These Camp Songs Are Kind of C-C-C-Crazy

Books Over Bikinis: An English Major at the Beach

By ContributorAugust 2, 2011
Courtney Guth is an English major to the core; even when she's on a gorgeous seaside vacation, she's still got her head buried in a book!—Sparkitors When packing for... More  →
Books Over Bikinis: An English Major at the Beach

South Jordan

By Aislinn ShevlinAugust 2, 2011
You probably don't know this band, because their album hasn't come out yet, but YOU WILL. They came to my college and gave a mini-concert back in the spring, and my friends and I were immediately hooked on their music. After the concert we got to meet... More  →
South Jordan

Slipping Reality: A Sparkler's Debut Novel!

By ContributorAugust 2, 2011
We're so thrilled to announce that PrestigiousTimeLady, one of our favorite (and most hilarious) Sparklers, has written a BOOK! We are now in the presence of greatness.—Sparkitors Helllooooo, Sparklers! For those of you who don’t know me, I’m PrestigiousTimeLady, aka Emily, the writer... More  →
Slipping Reality: A Sparkler's Debut Novel!

We Just Can't Get Enough of Hunger Games Stuff

By Chelsea DaggerAugust 2, 2011
"Why, what a terribly eloquent post title," you're probably thinking to yourself. "Did Chelsea Dagger go to college? Did she even get a 4th grade education? Surely she must have learned at some point not to use the word 'stuff' in a headline. This post... More  →
We Just Can't Get Enough of Hunger Games Stuff

Open Thread for August 2

By SparkLifeAugust 2, 2011
Dance.Girl.Sparkle not only sent in yesterday's awesome OT photo but this stunning self portrait as well! She's an ace with the camera—and we ADORE her hair and makeup!... More  →
Open Thread for August 2

Ask Ashley's Trainer

By Ashley SpencerAugust 1, 2011
I wanted to get FIT-NASTY (my made-up word for "in shape"), but I felt nervous about showing up in a gym and having no clue what to do. I decided to enlist the help of a personal trainer to show me the ropes. That's not... More  →
Ask Ashley's Trainer

5 Reasons Why Breakups Are Awesome

By ContributorAugust 1, 2011
TypicalNarwhalLover has mad, mad skillz when it comes to surviving breakups—and when it comes to making us laugh.—Sparkitors Yeah, okay—maybe breakups aren't awesome awesome. Not, like, WaveRunner awesome. More like "Wow, new socks!!!" awesome. (I get pretty excited about... More  →
5 Reasons Why Breakups Are Awesome

Not So Silly Bands

By ContributorAugust 1, 2011
azn4life33 is back with the second installment in his summer fitness series. We just ask that he keep us posted on his break dancing progress!  –Sparkitors Great news, Sparklers! I’ve collected a grand total of 8 neon plastic bracelets, compliments of my gym.... More  →
Not So Silly Bands

How to Live Every Week Like It's Shark Week

By Aislinn ShevlinAugust 1, 2011
There are only two weeks out of the year when I feel totally in my element. One is THIS WEEK, Shark Week, the television equivalent of Hanukkah, if Hanukkah were seven days long and celebrated by shark whisperers. (The other week incidentally, is the one... More  →
How to Live Every Week Like It's Shark Week