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What Your Favorite Christmas Movie Says About You As a Person

By ElodieDecember 15, 2016
What does your favorite festive flick say about you? Lots, actually. I came to these conclusions with scientific research (read: personal opinions and snap judgments) so if, for whatever reason, you feel obliged to question their accuracy, well, that sounds exactly like the kind of thing someone... More  →
What Your Favorite Christmas Movie Says About You As a Person

Auntie SparkNotes: A Burglar Ruined My Relationship

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 14, 2016
Dear Auntie: I've been dating this girl for about two years now and everything’s been great. We moved in together about five or six months ago and I was totally ready to start talking rings and picket fences. But now it's like I don't even exist. I was... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: A Burglar Ruined My Relationship

How to Get Stunning Ice Queen Eyes

By Allison EmmDecember 14, 2016
This slideshow was originally published in November 2015, but we're putting it up again in case you really need to up your ice-queen-eye-makeup game this winter!—the edsTime to embrace the freeze, you guys! Winter is almost here, so it's time to get your frosty metallic ey More  →
How to Get Stunning Ice Queen Eyes

Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Flirts with Too Many Girls

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 12, 2016
Dear Auntie, So I have a dilemma. There's this guy, whom we'll call James. I've known him for over 7 years now, and he's a good friend of mine. He's always been very popular with the ladies, because he's smart, talented, funny, and friendly. Up until... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Flirts with Too Many Girls

You've Been Waiting Your Whole Life for this Slideshow: It's...TEXTS FROM INSIDE HOGWARTS

By ElodieDecember 9, 2016
We originally published this slideshow in November 25, and we're putting it in front of your lucky eyeballs today in case you missed it the first time around!—the edsHarry Potter had pretty much everything you could ask for in a book (magic, dragons, a yearly death-defyin More  →
You've Been Waiting Your Whole Life for this Slideshow: It's...TEXTS FROM INSIDE HOGWARTS

The BEST Gift Ideas of 2016 (Everyone Is Getting a Book)

By SparkNotesDecember 9, 2016
Look, you *could* get everyone on your list pyramid shelves and a succulent this holiday season (our backup plan, tbh), but nothing says "I know and get you" like a well-chosen book.  The gift of a book also says, "You're more than a hat rack" and "given the choice betw More  →
The BEST Gift Ideas of 2016 (Everyone Is Getting a Book)

Anatomy of a Star Wars Fangirl

By Vitoria BasDecember 8, 2016
Welcome back to Anatomy of a Fangirl! Today's fangirl was made possible by our resident fandom expert Vitoria Bas, who you can follow on Tumblr here! ✨ This one goes out to the fangirls who... Know in their heart of hearts that Han shot first Get giddy on May fourth At least... More  →
Anatomy of a <i>Star Wars</i> Fangirl
The 10 Most Popular Pieces of Fan Art from 2016

The 10 Most Popular Pieces of Fan Art from 2016

By Chelsea DaggerDecember 8, 2016
Imagine, if you will, a world without fan art, a world where Bill Weasley's indecently sexy man-bun didn't exist, and we had no idea which Hogwarts house Poe Dameron belonged to, and Lin Manuel-Miranda's genius Hamilton lyrics had no hope of being immortalized as gorgeous ty More  →

Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Terrible About Crushing on My BF's Friend

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 7, 2016
Dear Auntie, I've been feeling really guilty lately. I've been dating a guy for four years and we are both in our twenties. We've lived together for two years and I would say we are in a pretty committed relationship. He is wonderful, kind, good-looking, etc.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Feel Terrible About Crushing on My BF's Friend

The 8 Most Underrated Ships of All Time

By ElodieDecember 7, 2016
This post was originally published in January 2016, and we're putting it in front of your lucky eyeballs today in case you missed it the first time!  Like any normal person, I've been known to unleash a veritable tsunami of happy tears because my favorite fictional... More  →
The 8 Most Underrated Ships of All Time