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Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Choose from Two Possible Paths?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 28, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I need advice on how to choose my future. I have been trying to settle this since I left high school (I'm 22 now so it's not going so perfectly, hence the need for advice!). So basically, I'm from the countryside and grew up on... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Choose from Two Possible Paths?

The Cast of High School Musical Got Together & It Was MAGICAL

By AddisonJuly 28, 2015
High school just hasn't been the same without massive dance numbers, classes like AP Pink, or the basketball team's  heartbreaking disapproval of the crème brûlée dreamz of one of their own. Basically, it hasn't been the same since High School Musical dropped the... More  →
The Cast of <em>High School Musical</em> Got Together & It Was MAGICAL

Got Old Frumpy T-Shirts? A Little Lazy Girl Crafty Time Will Revamp Your Summer Style!

By Allison EmmJuly 28, 2015
Who has a pile of old, way-too-big t-shirts that you never wear? I do! They're taking up valuable space in my dresser and I cringe every time I see them. If only there were a way to take those boxy, frumpy tees (which do NOT accommodate the boobular region, BTW) and make the More  →
Got Old Frumpy T-Shirts? A Little Lazy Girl Crafty Time Will Revamp Your Summer Style!

33 Questions You MUST Ask Your Potential SO (Unless You Want Your Relationship to FAIL MISERABLY)

By AddisonJuly 28, 2015
Ah, SOs: can't live with 'em, can't push 'em into a pool of chocolate milk—WHAT IS A PERSON TO DO?! If only there were a super-convenient, dubiously designed questionnaire that could help us in the quest of identifying the perfect love muffin! WELL NOW THERE IS.. Though we're downright... More  →
33 Questions You MUST Ask Your Potential SO (Unless You Want Your Relationship to FAIL MISERABLY)

Ask A Supervillain

By Elaine AtwellJuly 28, 2015
Sometimes in life you need words of wisdom from a kind and benevolent mentor who has only your best interests at heart.  Assuming this isn’t one of those times, we are now proud to present the ravings of Vrago, flouter of traffic laws,... More  →
Ask A Supervillain

7 Ways to Cope With the Heat

By Jon_SkindzierJuly 28, 2015
We've just entered the "dog days" of summer, so named because the temperature during these months will cause you to lie panting on the floor, lapping water out of a bowl, and barking at strangers, due to heat stroke. But there's no need to suffer like a dog when you can inst More  →
7 Ways to Cope With the Heat

Open Thread for July 28!

By SparkLifeJuly 28, 2015
Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for July 28!
The Newest <em>Scorch Trials</em> Trailer Is Making Us SWEAT (In a Good Way)

The Newest Scorch Trials Trailer Is Making Us SWEAT (In a Good Way)

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 27, 2015
SLICK SOME EXTRA-STRENGTH DEODORANT ON YOUR FOREHEADS, SPARKLEBUTTS, BECAUSE AS SHAKESPEARE/NELLY ONCE SAID, IT IS GETTING HAWT IN HERE. The rise in temperature can only be attributed to the brand new trailer for The Scorch Trials (the sequel to 2014's highly underrated... More  →

Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have an Eating Disorder?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 27, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I've been reading your column for several years now, and I've always found it entertaining and informative, even when the topic doesn't pertain to me. But recently I've been perusing some of your past advice trying to find answers about an issue that... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Do I Have an Eating Disorder?

Prepare to Fall in LURVE with Our Newest Hollywood Crushes!

By Emily BrownJuly 27, 2015
The first time I saw Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was in second grade, and it was in that moment that I took one look at Daniel Radcliffe and vowed I would never have a crush on any other actor ever again. Unbeknownst to mini me, there were actors other than Dani More  →
Prepare to Fall in LURVE with Our Newest Hollywood Crushes!