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Never Mind My Potbelly, Look Over There!!

By Ashley SpencerMay 14, 2010
Summer is practically here, which is great. But with great sun comes great exposure. It’s swimsuit season, and even if you are... More  →
Never Mind My Potbelly, Look Over There!!

My Not-Great First Date

By ContributorMay 4, 2010
This ed just saw a current pic of the guy she went on her first-ever date with. He is bald.... More  →
My Not-Great First Date

The DOs & DON'Ts of Talking to Strangers on Planes (or Anywhere Else)

By ContributorApril 29, 2010
Sparkler jtjuvenile must go on a lot of transatlantic flights—she sure knows how to make... More  →
The DOs & DON'Ts of Talking to Strangers on Planes (or Anywhere Else)

A Guide for Awkward People: How to Make Friends

By ContributorApril 16, 2010
Thanks for the advice, thisistoomuch10. Hopefully none of us will have to resort to your patented "toe-fungus" icebreaker... More  →
A Guide for Awkward People: How to Make Friends

Auntie SparkNotes: Past Acts of Honking Stupidity

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 18, 2010
Okay Auntie here it goes... Of course, this involves a boy on whom I have a crush. And he just so happens to... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Past Acts of Honking Stupidity

Auntie SparkNotes: The Dangers of Secret Sonnet-Leaving

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 4, 2010
Auntie Sparknotes, Around Valentine's Day, I sent an anonymous poem to my crush, who is a good friend of mine. It's now been... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Dangers of Secret Sonnet-Leaving

Auntie SparkNotes: The Quiet American Werewolf in Lab Goggles

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 3, 2010
Dear Auntie Sparknotes: My science table sits four people. Three of us chit and chat most of the time, laugh and carry on... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: The Quiet American Werewolf in Lab Goggles

How to Handle Cheaters

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 2, 2010
Here at SparkNotes, we know that you know how hard it is to be soooo super-smart all the time. It's a torturous... More  →
How to Handle Cheaters

Auntie SparkNotes: Mama's Got a Brand New Boy

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 25, 2010
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, My parents divorced two years ago, and I live with my mom. She moved on very quickly and immediately found... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Mama's Got a Brand New Boy

Auntie SparkNotes: Operation Prom Date

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 22, 2010
Note: Due to a computer-related disaster, Auntie is not able to draw a cartoon today (did you know she's the advice-giver AND... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Operation Prom Date