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Ode to the Pretzel Cone

By Dan_BergsteinJune 16, 2010
Have you ever wished for something your entire life, and then walked into the neighborhood ice cream shop to see that your... More  →
Ode to the Pretzel Cone

How to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies from Scratch in 22 Easy Steps

By Robert IsenbergJune 9, 2010
Set up iPod dock in kitchen and turn on loudest, craziest, and screechiest playlist. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Since this is your... More  →
How to Make Chocolate Chip Cookies from Scratch in 22 Easy Steps

How to Politely Refuse Dinner

By ContributorJune 9, 2010
We really could have used this article last week when Mom made “refrigerator surprise.” Thanks for the tips, crownoflaurel!— Sparkitors... More  →
How to Politely Refuse Dinner

How to Fake Being A Foodie

By Kathryn_WilliamsJune 8, 2010
With the appearance of celebrity chefs, reality cooking competitions, and entire cable networks devoted to food porn, it seems everyone and her... More  →
How to Fake Being A Foodie

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Anorexic, I Just Never Eat

By kat_rosenfieldMay 17, 2010
Is it okay to be scared of obesity and paranoid about foo—whoops, sorry, gotta go, the delivery guy is at the door... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Anorexic, I Just Never Eat

The Dos and Don'ts of Being an Awesome Host

By Ashley SpencerApril 30, 2010
Being a good host means striking the perfect balance between casualness and carefulness—which can also mean the difference between life and death.... More  →
The Dos and Don'ts of Being an Awesome Host

Home Ec? More Like Home Ick.

By ContributorApril 13, 2010
meeeelisa is making our stomachs growl, despite the mice and crustiness! —SparkNotes editors If your school is anything like mine, you... More  →
Home Ec? More Like Home Ick.

A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: What to Eat

By kat_rosenfieldApril 7, 2010
If you're stuck on the couch for the duration of your spring break, there's no need to be gloomy. Your SparkNotes editors... More  →
A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: What to Eat

The Cafeteria CRASH Test

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 18, 2010
You're sitting in the cafeteria, talking with your friends, and trying to relax before being herded back into the soul-crushing classroom. Suddenly,... More  →
The Cafeteria CRASH Test

The Local Road Trip

By Julie KrautJanuary 14, 2010
Forget Europe, SCUBA diving, and beach bumming. If you’re looking for bang for your buck, road trips are the best kind of... More  →
The Local Road Trip