It can be hard to figure out if you are doing a good job as a friend. Lucky for you we have the definitive test to decide once and for all if you are an indispensable companion or a dismissible acquaintance.
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Let me start off by saying that my BFF is a wedding planner in NYC. She says that more than half of her clients met online. More than half! The stigma around online dating has definitely faded a whole lot within the past few years,... More →
They say knowledge is power, which is true. Knowledge is what separates man from beast. Or maybe that’s rational thought and thumbs. Regardless, knowledge is also what separates the Harry Potter trivia novices from the demigods who can name all of Ron Weasley's uncles in alphabetical order. Every... More →
You know the feeling: you're hanging out somewhere, you look across the room, and suddenly your stomach drops. You start to sweat. Your heart starts pounding. This is mostly because you have just eaten twelve tacos, but also, your ex is standing right there across the room.
Dear Auntie SparkNotes,I'm having a huge issue right now. I'm a trans male and super gay, but my parents don't like that and it's really unsafe for people like me in my school. Despite this, school was a bit of a safe place for me.... More →
Ending a relationship SUCKS, no matter how "cool with it" both parties are. But there is a special breed of people who have a talent for taking the uncomfortable and heightening it from "ugh" to "PLEASE END THE WORLD NOW." To deal with the awfulness that these people create More →
Like you, the first thing I did yesterday was get sorted into my Ilvermorny house over at Pottermore. It was a frantic three and a half minutes in an unfamiliar user interface, and at the end of it, I had my answer: Pukwudgie.
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