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On Loving Yourself, and Pancakes

By ContributorOctober 18, 2010
Your name is as awesome as your attitude, iwearfiestapants! –Sparkitors Obviously your body is a pretty important part of you. You know, seeing as it’s your earthly vessel, physical manifestation, and means of enjoying delicious breakfast foods. So when I notice just how... More  →
On Loving Yourself, and Pancakes

Why I Hate the PSATs

By ContributorOctober 18, 2010
We feel your pain, flyergirl13. Once, long ago, we too had to suffer through the PSATs. OH, THE HUMANITY.—Sparkitors Eight (8) number 2 Pencils: Check. One (1) Pink Pearl Eraser, with holes drilled in... More  →

Rosefan42's Theater Survival Kits

By ContributorOctober 18, 2010
This pair of survival kits comes via rosefan42, with an inspirational assist by saranvd.—Sparkitors This summer, I took part in my first “proper” play; we lived in dorms for two weeks, then had a non-residential production week at the theater. The experience... More  →
Rosefan42's Theater Survival Kits

Your Friend Might Be a Sparkler If…

By ContributorOctober 18, 2010
This adorable article by DontWorryBeHappy:) makes us sweat with pure glee. —Sparkitors A few months ago, I was IMing with one of my friends when she mentioned... More  →

A Complete Guide to Party Favors for the Sophisticated Young Adult

By Lucy HutchinsonOctober 18, 2010
On one hand, little plastic whistles and bags of marbles are so-o-o boring and childish. On the other hand, everyone loves free stuff! Especially free stuff that is edible and/or noisy! Leave it to us to hit the happy medium; here are some ideas for... More  →
A Complete Guide to Party Favors for the Sophisticated Young Adult

My Crush Is A Ninja

By ContributorOctober 18, 2010
We never thought 0f Batman and Wolverine as ninjas before this great (and totally drool-worthy post) by RabidWrackspurt! —Sparkitors Let's be realistic, here: ninjas are better than pirates in every way. They're dangerous, stealthy, and... More  →

Auntie SparkNotes: The Girlfriend Box

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 18, 2010
It's not you, it's...wait, no, it is you. —Sparkitors Hey Auntie Sparknotes, Freshman year, I became good friends with a guy who we'll call "Mark". He's a sweet guy and I really had no reason to dislike him. Mark was little more than a friend, but last February-ish,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Girlfriend Box

Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 18, 2010
This pouty pup named Gertii belongs to neomaxizoomdwbi, who writes, "She just got surgery and to keep her away from the incision, she has to wear a cone around her neck for the next ten days. She's not too happy about it. Poor... More  →

Open Thread for October 18

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 18, 2010
Uh_Oh_Oreoz sent us this sandy pic along with the caption "Don't you wish you were at the beach?" We can only assume that it was rhetorical, because the answer, obviously, is YESSSSSS. Oh, and we heart pie too. This... More  →

Open Thread for October 17

By EmmaOctober 17, 2010
Our top 5 favorite things about this cake, which starred in Suporna's brother's 10th birthday party: 5. The river of blue Jell-O 4. The dinosaur eggs 3. The animals (we hope they're made of sugar even though we know they're not) 2. The frosting leaves (we want... More  →
Open Thread for October 17