Hestia and her siblings get swallowed whole by their daddy, Kronos, in this ancient poem. (Pretty amazing that Hestia came out so well balanced after this; we'd still be in therapy.)
Check out another version of Hestia's cannibalistic introduction to the world. And you thought your life was weird.
Not only is Hestia an awesome hearth tender, she's also a dope architect according to this ancient poem.
Ovid gives you the low down on how Priapus almost took advantage of Hestia (Vesta) in her sleep. Can you say creep?
Hestia herself shows up when someone tries to harm one of her priestesses in this TV series.
Betty White gives voice to Hestia in this Disneyfied version of the adventures of Hercules.
In this novel, Hestia appears as an eight-year-old girl to give some advice to Percy Jackson.
The goddess of the hearth makes a cameo in this Hollywood blockbuster.