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Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Say I Don't Want to Be Friends, but in a Friendly Way?

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 17, 2014
Hi Auntie, This may not seem like a big problem but to me it is. So I've been friends with this guy named "Nate" ever since the fourth grade. I had my awkward stage in middle school when I gained weight, was incredibly nerdy, and had... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Say I Don't Want to Be Friends, but in a Friendly Way?
Draco Malfoy, Band-Aids, & Nutella: Here's What We're Getting Our Celeb Besties This Christmas!

Draco Malfoy, Band-Aids, & Nutella: Here's What We're Getting Our Celeb Besties This Christmas!

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 17, 2014
THE HOLIDAY SEASON IS UPON US, BUTTSKIS, which means it's time to spend exorbitant amounts of money on presents that people will most likely never use (case in point: my greedy, greedy sister has yet to frame the signed headshot I gave her last year. IS IT REALLY SO MUCH TO More  →

Malala Speaks Out in Solidarity With Victims of Pakistani School Attack

By SparkLifeDecember 17, 2014
One week after accepting the Nobel Peace Prize, our personal hero Malala Yousafzai has spoken out against the actions of the Pakistani Taliban, who killed 145 school kids and teachers in Peshawar (a mountainous region near the Afghanistan border) this week in retaliation for Pakistan's... More  →
Malala Speaks Out in Solidarity With Victims of Pakistani School Attack

An Open Letter to Willow Smith Regarding Her Opinion that School Is Stupid

By Sean McCarthyDecember 17, 2014
"I went to school for one year. It was the best experience but the worst experience. The best experience because I was, like, “Oh, now I know why kids are so depressed.” But it was the worst experience because I was depressed." —Willow Smith Dear... More  →
An Open Letter to Willow Smith Regarding Her Opinion that School Is Stupid

Auntie SparkNotes: Nobody Believes That I'm Happy Being Single

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 16, 2014
Dear Auntie, So I'm a senior in college this year and as comes with entering the big bad world a lot of my friends are growing up and getting married, or in serious relationships. There is nothing wrong with this, I'm happy for them and wish... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Nobody Believes That I'm Happy Being Single

What Could It Be?

By reidfaylorDecember 16, 2014
OH MY GOSH, WHAT COULD THIS PRESENT POSSIBLY BE? I HAVE ABSOLUTELY NO IDEA. I DEFINITELY CAN'T TELL WITHOUT OPENING IT. More  →
What Could It Be?

What Your Breakout Musical Role Says About You

By Katherine MollyDecember 16, 2014
Congratulations, you've been cast in your very first musical! Not only have you finally found a perfect excuse to show off your incredible jazz hands, but this is also your chance to discover how the world sees you! You wouldn't have gotten cast if you... More  →

SparkMD: Types of Common Sweats

By Jason SaenzDecember 16, 2014
Your forehead is beading, your pulse is thumping, but why? Is it the noodle sweats? The candy sweats? Diagnose yourself below... Cold Sweats Cold sweats usually come on when a witch or "goblin" enters the room. You may not see it, but oh boy oh boy, you... More  →
SparkMD: Types of Common Sweats

The 20 Most Couple-y Things You Can Do This Holiday Season

By Abbey ClarkeDecember 16, 2014
Say you’re part of a couple. Or you’re not, but you’re taking notes. What’re you planning on doing this holiday season? There’s something about this time that can get even grinches into a lovey-dovey mood. But if you’re stuck on how to exactly express your... More  →
The 20 Most Couple-y Things You Can Do This Holiday Season