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Refreshing beverages to stir up summer

Refreshing beverages to stir up summer

Christie Hernandez, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

With summer around the corner, many are ready to enjoy days by the pool with friends and fill their taste buds with ice-cold drinks. Summer has always been my favorite season, especially because of the chance to enjoy refreshing beverages as a way to cool down from the heat. Below are three of my f...

Enjoy sunny days with these summer cookout recipes

Enjoy sunny days with these summer cookout recipes

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

April 30, 2019

Summer in Texas can sometimes drain all energy out of oneself, but with good food, the heat will be a little more bearable. Grab a seat outside, fire up the grill and enjoy a great meal with these recipes.   Grilled Pepper Steak A twist on traditional steak, grilled pepper steak is a d...

Spring into the new season with these delicious recipes

Spring into the new season with these delicious recipes

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

March 20, 2019

Spring weather in Texas may change at the snap of the finger, but on those sunny, perfect-weather days, nothing is better than enjoying a delicious meal outside. Whether you want to eat lunch with your family on the patio or spread out a blanket for a picnic at the park, these recipes will help you ma...

Stir conversation with date over quick, delicious recipes

Stir conversation with date over quick, delicious recipes

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

When it comes to impressing your significant other, there is no easier way to the heart than through the stomach. These simple, yet exquisitely delicious, recipes will make for a perfect date night.   Garlic Bread:   This common appetizer takes only a few minutes to prepare and serves as...

Hot cocoa cookies to warm up the holidays (with video)

Hot cocoa cookies to warm up the holidays (with video)

Christie Hernandez

December 3, 2018

With Christmas approaching, many cannot wait to crank out the holiday recipes for our friends, family and peers.   I have always loved baking, especially during Christmas time. Below is one of my favorite holiday recipes that is guaranteed to put smiles on the faces of others.   ...

Three seasonal drinks to keep you warm through the holidays

Three seasonal drinks to keep you warm through the holidays

Kelly Wei, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018

Texas may not be expecting snow this year, but the pleasant chill in the air is as good a reminder of the coming holiday season as any.   With winter weather sparkling on the horizon, many of us find ourselves in want of something warm to keep us company through the holidays— and what coul...

Feast on these friend, family-approved fall recipes

Feast on these friend, family-approved fall recipes

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

October 15, 2018

As the temperature cools down and autumn sets in, nothing is better than enjoying a comforting meal with friends and family. These three recipes are sure to please and make for a great start to the fall season.   Chicken and Stuffing Casserole Whether you are desperately craving that delicious Thanksg...

Easy school lunches for your difficult school days

Easy school lunches for your difficult school days

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

September 6, 2018

With the school year officially back in full swing, daily routines can often turn incredibly chaotic. Having a few school lunches ready in your refrigerator is one less thing you have to worry about in the morning. These three recipes are all easy to make, easy to reheat in a pinch and quite tasty. ...

Stress-free holiday season recipes for your sweet, warm, savory desires

Stress-free holiday season recipes for your sweet, warm, savory desires

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017

The holiday season should be a relaxing time to spend with family and friends. What it should not be is stressful, so this holiday season, give yourself a break by making these three easy winter recipes. Each one contains ten ingredients or less, and is taste-tester approved.   Bubbles (Apple Fritters) These light and crispy a...

Raisin Pumpkin Bread to spice up fall

Raisin Pumpkin Bread to spice up fall

Amelia Vanyo, Editor-In-Chief

September 21, 2017

With fall and holidays fast approaching, many cannot stop thinking about and craving all things pumpkin.   While pumpkin pie is great, it is almost always reserved for Thanksgiving in my family, and pumpkin spice lattes don’t really hit the spot - so pumpkin bread is my go-to fall treat.   Even better than ...

College Series: Simple recipes to make transition easier

College Series: Simple recipes to make transition easier

Emma Cummins, Executive Editorial Page Editor

May 23, 2017

As seniors head off to college this summer, one of the most bothersome changes may be the lack of meals made by our parents. In order to make this transition smoother, I have included a few starter recipes to make if you are feeling the hunger pains late at night.   Since big colleges often have a few amenities t...

Blend your way to healthy: three smoothies for three occasions (with video)

Blend your way to healthy: three smoothies for three occasions (with video)

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017

Often times, eating healthy is associated with diets, restrictions and bland tasting foods. Preparing healthy dishes, however, does not have to happen at the expense of flavor. Below are three smoothie recipes, which span across a wide variety of tastes, providing anyone with at least one smooth...