Let me start off by saying that my BFF is a wedding planner in NYC. She says that more than half of her clients met online. More than half! The stigma around online dating has definitely faded a whole lot within the past few years,... More →
You know the feeling: you're hanging out somewhere, you look across the room, and suddenly your stomach drops. You start to sweat. Your heart starts pounding. This is mostly because you have just eaten twelve tacos, but also, your ex is standing right there across the room.
Dear Auntie SparkNotes,I'm having a huge issue right now. I'm a trans male and super gay, but my parents don't like that and it's really unsafe for people like me in my school. Despite this, school was a bit of a safe place for me.... More →
For most of life, I exercised only to burn calories. I ran recreationally, and, the few times I went to the gym, I'd use the elliptical. Did I want Michelle Obama triceps? Um, yes, absolutely. But I didn't seem to realize that triceps like that... More →
Hi, Auntie.I have a sister, who I'll call Sarah. Sarah has been having troubles these past few years; she's been talking with strangers online, dating countless boys that she hides from my parents, and has been getting bad grades at school. She used to get... More →
Dear Auntie:I have a bit of an issue (surprise, surprise).So I chew ice. A lot. Probably 4-7 cups full of crushed ice a day, every day. On top of that, when I don't chunk and chew on ice all day, I'M FREEZING COLD ALL THE... More →
Summer: the season of beaches, picnics, chasing speeding ice cream trucks down the block in bare feet.
I know it may be hard to believe when I say this, but summer is the worst season. I’m not just being a cynic; I appreciate and respect all... More →