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Auntie SparkNotes: A Christmas Crush Confession

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 23, 2016
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I'm sure you get a lot of this sort of question, but I figured I'd send it anyway. My problem is pretty standard; I have a raging crush on one of my best friends and have for over a year, although he's been... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: A Christmas Crush Confession

Awards for When You Need a Pat on the Back (You Deserve Them ALL)

By Steffi LynnDecember 22, 2016
Because awards in the post-elementary school phase of life are few and far between, we asked the lovely Steffi Lynn to illustrate trophies you should present yourself ANY time you need a little extra mood boost.-The EdsP.s. THEY ARE AHHHH-DORABLE.P.p.s. Pro tip: Print t More  →
Awards for When You Need a Pat on the Back (You Deserve Them ALL)

Get Your Yule Ball ON With These Harry Potter Holiday Cards

By Eugenia ClaraDecember 22, 2016
When the holidays roll around, part of us is kind of unimpressed with all the pageantry, and part of us is like GET ME THESE ELF SHOES WITH BELLS ON THEM TO WEAR AROUND THE DORM IMMEDIATELY.Don't fight the cheer; send your besties these beyond perfect holiday cards by the ta More  →
Get Your Yule Ball ON With These <em>Harry Potter</em> Holiday Cards

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Get New Friends?

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 21, 2016
Hello, Auntie. I am a freshman in high school and have this group of friends that constantly takes me for advantage. In one of my friend situations, I have this friend who every time I talk to him brushes me off and acts like he is... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Get New Friends?

The 12 AGGRESSIVELY ADORABLE Stages of Christmas

By Cuddles and RageDecember 21, 2016
Are you ready for the bedazzled, candied, blinking, eating free-for-all that is Christmas? Think candy canes and confetti cookies and holiday cupcakes are too too cute? Beware; the cute holiday foodstuffs are an army that march on Christmas with dire warnings about the pe More  →
The 12 AGGRESSIVELY ADORABLE Stages of Christmas

25 Gift Ideas for People You Hate

By ElodieDecember 21, 2016
It’s the season of giving, but the reality of the situation is that some people are deeply annoying and don’t deserve a new iPhone so much as they deserve twenty pounds of actual garbage. Most unfortunately, you can’t really give someone twenty pounds of garbage (not with... More  →
25 Gift Ideas for People You Hate

Happy Holidays from the SparkLife Illustrators!

By SparkLifeDecember 21, 2016
In celebration of the holiday season and the fact that we get Friday off (VICTORIOUS HIGH FIVES FOR ERRRRRBODY), we've gathered up the quirkiest, cutest collection of custom holiday illos and gifs, created by our own brilliantly talented SparkLife artists! Click through to s More  →
Happy Holidays from the SparkNotes Illustrators!

Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Ask My Flirty Friend to Set Me Up?

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 19, 2016
Hi Auntie! Apologies if the following sounds like the plot of a super cheesy teen drama show, but that's my life, apparently! So two whole years ago, I had a huge crush on a friend of mine, who we'll call Sebastian. After some intense flirting, I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Ask My Flirty Friend to Set Me Up?

Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Is Using His Depression to Blackmail Me for a Date

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 16, 2016
Dear Auntie, I'm a 17-year-old girl, and I moved to a new school for my senior year of high school. I didn't know anyone at first, but in the first week I hit it off with this guy we will call Ryan. As time went on,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Is Using His Depression to Blackmail Me for a Date