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Being a Teenager Is Great Practice for Being 30 and Living At Home

By Rebecca Jane StokesJuly 22, 2014
Statistics, oh statistics. Fact: 82% of all statistics people give are made up on the spot.* But we here at SparkLife pride... More  →
Being a Teenager Is Great Practice for Being 30 and Living At Home

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Mom I Want to Go on Birth Control?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 18, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I'm in a relationship with a great guy. I'm really happy with him and though we haven't been together long,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Mom I Want to Go on Birth Control?

How to Handle Watching a Love Scene WITH YOUR PARENTS

By Jason SaenzJuly 18, 2014
You decide to have a chill Saturday night in with your parents (OKAY, SO THERE WERE NO DATES AND NO PARTY INVITES),... More  →
How to Handle Watching a Love Scene WITH YOUR PARENTS

Auntie SparkNotes: I Need a Plan for Telling My Parents I'm Moving in with My Boyfriend

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 15, 2014
Hello, Auntie! I was reading through past posts in the wee hours of the morning when I realized that while I could empathize... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Need a Plan for Telling My Parents I'm Moving in with My Boyfriend

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get My Mom Back Into Counseling?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 7, 2014
Dear Auntie, For a while, but especially since I got home for the summer after my first year of college, I have been... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get My Mom Back Into Counseling?

Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Won't Talk About Grades With Me

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 2, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I'm a good student. My friends and I are very academic oriented, and we like to share and compare grades.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Won't Talk About Grades With Me

Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Doesn't Like My New Friends

By kat_rosenfieldJune 17, 2014
Dear Auntie, In the past few weeks, I've begun hanging out with a new group of friends (Newbies). I still do hang out... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Doesn't Like My New Friends

How to Avoid Sassing Your Parents

By AddisonJune 5, 2014
Parents are complex creatures. They're older than us, but younger than their parents, which puts them in a pretty freaky position throughout... More  →
How to Avoid Sassing Your Parents

How to Deal When Your Parents Are Out-Fanning You. Ugh.

By Christin GestMay 29, 2014
The night is finally here! Your favorite movie/concert/book/TV show you've been waiting for for forever is finally here! However, the only people... More  →
How to Deal When Your Parents Are Out-Fanning You. Ugh.

Were Your Parents Hipsters?

By Anthony DeVitoMay 13, 2014
Followup question: Are YOU part-hipster? Does your dad have a beard? Does your mom wear mom jeans? Do they both seem super awkward?... More  →
Were Your Parents Hipsters?