Skip over navigation

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Apologize To My Long-Ago Ex?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 13, 2014
Dear Auntie, A few years ago, I dated "Bob." After a while he breaks up with me, but says "I still want to... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Apologize To My Long-Ago Ex?

Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Thinks I'm Anorexic

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 7, 2014
Hi Auntie, My mom thinks that I'm anorexic, or have some sort of eating problem, when I don't. When I went to the... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Thinks I'm Anorexic

Ke$ha Seeks Treatment for Eating Disorder

By Ashley Brooke RobertsJanuary 8, 2014
Do not google search “female celebrities with eating disorders.” It is a dark internet hole to fall down. We learned today that... More  →
Ke$ha Seeks Treatment for Eating Disorder

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Feel Better About My Body?

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 6, 2013
Dear Auntie, I'm sure you've gotten many letters from Sparklers with the same issues but I was wondering if you had any... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Feel Better About My Body?

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared Of Being Touched

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 25, 2012
Dear Auntie, I know you recently already answered a letter about a gynecologist, but this is different. I'm not quite 15 yet, and... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared Of Being Touched

Auntie SparkNotes: I Think My Sister Is Anorexic

By kat_rosenfieldJune 19, 2012
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I think my little sister, "Anne" has anorexia, and no one seems to believe me. My evidence: a) she refuses to... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Think My Sister Is Anorexic

Dear Moms: Stop Discussing Our Weight in Public.

By SissyApril 5, 2012
Dear Moms, Have you read the Vogue article about Dara Lynn-Weiss, who put her adorable nine-year-old, Bea, on a diet? When Bea was seven,... More  →
Dear Moms: Stop Discussing Our Weight in Public.

Auntie SparkNotes: Picky McPickerton

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 4, 2011
Dearest Auntie, Needless to say, I have a problem. Mine's not about boys or school, but about food. It's not that I'm... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Picky McPickerton

Auntie SparkNotes: Eating for None

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 13, 2010
Today, Auntie hears from a Sparkler struggling with food issues. —Sparkitors Dear Auntie SparkNotes, When I was in eighth grade, I was diagnosed with... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Eating for None

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Anorexic, I Just Never Eat

By kat_rosenfieldMay 17, 2010
Is it okay to be scared of obesity and paranoid about foo—whoops, sorry, gotta go, the delivery guy is at the door... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Anorexic, I Just Never Eat