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Breaking News: Teens Are Not Dumb!

By kat_rosenfieldMay 11, 2010
Sometimes, your SparkNotes editors wonder whether the writers at the New York Times actually know a single human being under the age... More  →
Breaking News: Teens Are Not Dumb!

Why Don't You LOOOVE MEEE: What to Do if You Forgot About Mother's Day

By Lucy HutchinsonMay 10, 2010
If you haven't watched television, listened to the radio, walked past a restaurant, collected the mail, been inside a mall, or interacted... More  →
Why Don't You LOOOVE MEEE: What to Do if You Forgot About Mother's Day

Auntie SparkNotes: Bad Religion

By kat_rosenfieldApril 6, 2010
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I was a born and raised Christian, Baptist with a very supportive family life. This year my senior year has... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Bad Religion

Quiz: Is Your Family Insane?

By Ashley SpencerApril 2, 2010
Do you ever think, "maybe my family is completely nuts"? You might be right. Take our quiz to gauge just how crazy your... More  →
Quiz: Is Your Family Insane?

A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: Who to See

By kat_rosenfieldApril 2, 2010
Are you anticipating a spring break in the exciting, exotic, undiscovered regions of... your house? Hey, we've been there. That's why your... More  →
A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: Who to See

Parcheesi, and Other Games of Love

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 17, 2010
If you've ever gone over to the home of a friend you happen to be crushing on, you know how this goes: Step 1: You... More  →
Parcheesi, and Other Games of Love

Weird Lyrics Your Parents Sang

By Kathryn_WilliamsMarch 10, 2010
"Owl City? Is that an exhibit at the zoo? MGMT? The studio with the lion? Panic! At the Disco? Ruuuuuunn!!!" Yep, it's safe... More  →
Weird Lyrics Your Parents Sang

The Do's and Don’ts of Talking to Your Friends’ Parents

By Ashley SpencerMarch 10, 2010
Talking with your friend’s parents can be awkward, especially if your friend is a newly acquired addition to your collection of peeps.... More  →
The Do's and Don’ts of Talking to Your Friends’ Parents

Auntie SparkNotes: Rock-Climbing and Miming

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 8, 2010
Dear Auntie Sparknotes: The reason I'm writing is because I have a parent issue. You see, I'm a good behaved kid most of... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Rock-Climbing and Miming

5 Reasons Bedtime Ought to Be Illegal

By ContributorMarch 1, 2010
We think we should have a Sparkler sleepover. We'd let  Wakwy stay up as late as she wants. —SparkNotes editors Apparently,... More  →
5 Reasons Bedtime Ought to Be Illegal