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Originally posted 07/22/2012 11:00AM
It's finally time for the Teen Choice Awards!
While you're working on your best and worst-dressed lists for the show, stir up this mocktail and share with friends.
Brooke Parkhurst and James Briscione, the husband-wife duo behind newlywed kitchen guide Just Married and Cooking, created a tween-friendly recipe with a kick and a full day's supply of Vitamin C.
Plus, the fresh ginger, mint and seltzer make this concoction taste like a good-for-you champagne cocktail ... without the calories. Says Parkhurst: "It's great to make ahead for any TV viewing party – the longer you let this mixture chill out in the fridge, the more the flavors will improve."
Originally posted 07/20/2012 07:00PM
What do Justin Bieber, Scotty McCreery and Demi Lovato have in common – aside from the fact they're all nominated at the 2012 Teen Choice Awards?
They're all under the legal drinking age of 21.
In the spirit of Sunday's awards show, which airs live on Fox at 8 p.m. (EST), PEOPLE.com has a cocktail (ahem, mocktail) recipe you can serve up your teens, too, as you root on Bieber, 18, McCreery, 18, Lovato, 19, and all the other talented kids.
Originally posted 08/08/2011 11:15AM
They're the teenage power couple of the moment, and Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez seemed to prove that their moment's far from up at Sunday night's 2011 Teen Choice Awards.
Hushing tabloid rumors that they were breaking up, Bieber, 17, and Gomez, 19, showed a united front from the front row of the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif.
Although both stars arrived solo, the two sat next to each other for the show after Gomez rocked the stage with her band – Selena Gomez & the Scene – to sing "Love You Like a Love Song."
Originally posted 08/08/2011 08:00AM
Unable to suppress a smile that lasted throughout Sunday's 2011 Teen Choice Awards, Sean Kingston walked his first red carpet since his near-fatal jet ski accident in May.
After two separate brushes with death, the Jamaican-American rapper knows he's lucky to be alive, but more important to him are the lessons he's learned.
"Basically, I learned that in life anything can happen and you have to count your blessings and worship God, and believe in God," Kingston, 21, tells PEOPLE. "And know that anything can happen, so you have to be cautious about what you do."
Originally posted 08/08/2010 09:00PM
Sandra Bullock didn't walk the blue carpet at the Teen Choice Awards, but that doesn't mean she wasn't there.
The actress, 46, surprised the crowd at L.A.'s Universal Amphitheater on Sunday, when she accepted the award for choice movie actress in a drama for her Oscar-winning role in The Blind Side.
Bullock – dressed in a gray top, black leather pants and high heels – came on stage and thanked cheering fans. "I don't know if you should bring attention to this. Some things are better left unsaid. It's been awhile since I was a teen," she said. "I'm so blessed and lucky. The Blind Side – I got to meet so many good people, so many good lessons I took away from it."
Originally posted 08/10/2009 08:30AM
The vampire drama Twilight drove a stake through the 11th annual Teen Choice 2009 awards on Sunday, winning 11 trophies in a ceremony also notable for its celebration of musical acts new and not-so-new.
Audience members thirsting for a glimpse of the Twilight stars were not disappointed, as the film won best drama as well as acting awards for leads Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart and supporting stars Cam Gigandet, Ashley Greene and Taylor Lautner.
Pattinson was also named Choice Male Hottie. "I really appreciate it. I have to say, the hottest teens of the year are Twilight fans!" he told the crowd during the taped event, which airs Monday night on FOX. Choice Female Hottie went to Megan Fox, star of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.
Originally posted 06/17/2008 02:45PM
OMG! Gossip Girl leads the pack for this year's Teen Choice Awards with a whopping 14 nominations.
Among the "choice" nods for the hit CW series: TV show drama and TV breakout show. While cast members Chace Crawford and Penn Badgley are vying for the title of TV actor drama, actress Blake Lively is up for female hottie, the FOX network announced Tuesday.
Originally posted 08/22/2006 06:00AM
See the Video Click Here!Inside the Teen Choice Awards SEE IT "I just want to start by saying ... awkward? A little bit," best love song winner Nick Lachey told fans from onstage at the Teen Choice Awards – where ex-wife Jessica Simpson was playing host with her onetime rumored hookup, Dane Cook.
Originally posted 08/21/2006 09:40AM
As if perfectly timed for the release of Jessica Simpson's album A Public Affair, Sunday afternoon's Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles had all the makings of a public spectacle.
Originally posted 08/18/2006 04:30PM
Kevin Federline isn't nervous about making his nationally televised debut as a rapper at the Teen Choice Awards on Sunday: In fact, Britney Spears's husband tells PEOPLE he's going for the "Oh-my-God" factor when he closes the show with a song from his upcoming album, Playing with Fire.
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