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Auntie SparkNotes: Parental Pressure, Doctoral Drama

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 7, 2010
Med school? We can hardly even put on a Band-Aid without fainting. —Sparkitors Dear Auntie, My junior year has now come to a close,... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Parental Pressure, Doctoral Drama

Auntie SparkNotes: Updates, Oddities, and Personal Questions

By kat_rosenfieldJune 25, 2010
Because it's Friday, and it's summertime, and it's so hot and humid in NYC that Auntie's hair looks like a brillo pad... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Updates, Oddities, and Personal Questions

Auntie SparkNotes: All in the Family

By kat_rosenfieldJune 15, 2010
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, Is it wrong to want to be close to my family? It seems like I am consistently closed off from... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: All in the Family

Auntie SparkNotes: Coming Out with Confidence

By kat_rosenfieldJune 14, 2010
We think this is one of the funniest and most brilliant letters Auntie's ever gotten. —Sparkitors Dear Auntie SparkNotes, In light of the upcoming... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Coming Out with Confidence

Meeting the Parents: How Not to Blow It

By Pete CroattoJune 7, 2010
If you've been dating your significant other for a while, odds are you'll soon be asked to meet his/her parents. Yes, it's... More  →
Meeting the Parents: How Not to Blow It

Auntie SparkNotes: Your Parents Are Doing the Bang-Bang

By kat_rosenfieldJune 4, 2010
Today we hear from a Sparkler with shockingly deviant parents. —Sparkitors Auntie, I’m a 16-year-old guy, and I’m an only child. My parents are... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Your Parents Are Doing the Bang-Bang

Tips for Surviving Without Parents

By ContributorJune 3, 2010
We're so jealous! Our parents never left us home alone when we were teenagers. Unlike klylxy, we probably... More  →
Tips for Surviving Without Parents

Auntie SparkNotes: License to Date

By kat_rosenfieldMay 20, 2010
Two erstwhile Sparklers have created an awesome Auntie SparkNotes fan page on Facebook! Click if you dig it. —Sparkitors I've been... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: License to Date

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