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THE CRUSH CHRONICLES: NATHAN

By Janet ManleyApril 10, 2014
Janet has crushed on just about everything, from boys to rowing coaches to English teachers to ski patrollers to boys with mohawks... More  →
THE CRUSH CHRONICLES: NATHAN

SparkSoundtracks

By March_to_the_Beat_of_my_PianoMarch 31, 2014
Fact of life: we need superawesomemegafoxyhot soundtracks for every jump, step, and fall we make in our day to day lives. Ask... More  →

Emily and Janet Gush About Divergent, Theo James, and Teen Dreams

By SparkLifeMarch 21, 2014
IT IS FINALLY HERE! Divergent is screening all over the nation! Sparkitors Emily and Janet took themselves off to see Divergent in big old theater, laden... More  →
Emily and Janet Gush About <i>Divergent</i>, Theo James, and Teen Dreams

The Moment We Realized Our Parents Were Fallible

By SparkLifeMarch 19, 2014

Adolescence gets a bad rap for being a ragey tunnel of parent-child conflict. Mostly, we'd say that's not the case, but

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The Moment We Realized Our Parents Were Fallible

A Guide to Comment Moderation on SparkLife; Or, How to Be a Wizard!

By SparkLifeMarch 17, 2014
Hi all! It's the Sparkitors here, fresh out of our crown-shaped rooftop pool. Did you know that you, the Sparklers and Manklers on... More  →
A Guide to Comment Moderation on SparkLife; Or, How to Be a Wizard!

BANGS OR NO BANGS?

By Janet ManleyFebruary 25, 2014
I have had bangs since the advent of Zooey Deschanel. They have kept my tiny forehead cosy through winter and summer, year-round,... More  →
BANGS OR NO BANGS?

Auntie SparkNotes: Letter From a Sparkitor!

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 21, 2014
Dear Auntie, How do you know you're ready for marriage? I'm a Sparkitor of marrying age, and though I have not been dating... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Letter From a Sparkitor!

Polar Vortex Update: This Is What Chelsea Looks Like Right Now...

By Janet ManleyJanuary 7, 2014
It's a little nippy out, guys. How are you dealing with the nostril freeze? If you need to gauge the temperature in your... More  →
Polar Vortex Update: This Is What Chelsea Looks Like Right Now...

The Best of Melissa's 2013

By Melissa AlbertDecember 30, 2013
Melissa routinely uses her body as a food crash test dummy, has been to the Sorbonne (not just... More  →
The Best of Melissa's 2013