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The Essential Guide to Surviving the Holiday Season With Your Happiness Intact

By Andrew TavinDecember 3, 2015
Sometimes it seems like getting through the holidays is a series of Olympic events. (Pole vaulting over your distant relatives' expectations/hurdling over... More  →
The Essential Guide to Surviving the Holiday Season With Your Happiness Intact

An Illustrated Guide to Self-Love

By Emily BrownNovember 12, 2015
In a TED Talk I was listening to the other day, the guest asked a question that had never before crossed... More  →
An Illustrated Guide to Self-Love

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Over My Anxiety and Become Independent?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 27, 2015
Dear Auntie, After I graduated from uni I decided to go traveling. I spent months planning a trip to Asia when, at the... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Over My Anxiety and Become Independent?

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Agree to an Open Relationship to Be with the Girl I Love?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 1, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I fell in love with my best friend, “Z.” It happened about four years ago, and we spent a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Agree to an Open Relationship to Be with the Girl I Love?

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Date Outside My Religion When I Don't Believe in Interfaith Marriage?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 26, 2015
Hello Auntie! I'm a 20-year-old college student, and I haven't been in a real relationship yet (although this isn't really the main point... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Date Outside My Religion When I Don't Believe in Interfaith Marriage?
THERE ARE SO MANY REASONS TO BE HAPPY (& We're Going to Make a Slideshow About ALL OF THEM)

THERE ARE SO MANY REASONS TO BE HAPPY (& We're Going to Make a Slideshow About ALL OF THEM)

By Chelsea DaggerMarch 6, 2015
AHOY, SPARKLEBUTTS. I had a very good idea today, and like most of my good ideas (treatin' yo' self, TIME... More  →

Open Thread for July 12!

By SparkLifeJuly 12, 2014
Baby turtle = instant happiness. Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com to be featured on an OT! ... More  →
Open Thread for July 12!

Open Thread for July 9!

By SparkLifeJuly 9, 2014
Here are some flowers to brighten your day! Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com to be featured on an OT!... More  →
Open Thread for July 9!

15 Reasons Why You're AWESOME

By ElodieSeptember 27, 2013
Life is a lot of things (a highway, but a dream, like a box of chocolates), but mostly it’s confusing and just... More  →
15 Reasons Why You're AWESOME