Coppell Student Media

Quinoa craze: meet the best dish you never knew about (with video)

Quinoa craze: meet the best dish you never knew about (with video)

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Many people nowadays are trying to find healthy alternatives to the foods that they already eat, and I wanted to find one that has lots of flavor. This recipe is one of the better options for a healthy meal that doesn’t sacrifice flavor. Here is how you make it:   Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked quinoa S...

Simple salmon recipe that will help you keep your New Year’s Resolution (with video)

Simple salmon recipe that will help you keep your New Year’s Resolution (with video)

Aubrie Sisk, Communications Manager

January 19, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Recently, I have become more health conscious and have started to limit my intake of red meats. Salmon is a great lean meat seeing as each ounce has no more than 60 calories depending on the the region it is from. I used wild Atlantic salmon which has 51 calories per ounce. Here is a homemade lemon salmon...

Three DIY Christmas gifts for the holiday procrastinator

Three DIY Christmas gifts for the holiday procrastinator

Christie Nah, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes, Showcase

  Tis’ the season to be jolly and save your time and money from hectic holiday shopping by creating perfect one-of-a-kind gifts that add a personal touch to the often materialistic holiday season. Here are three inexpensive Do-It-Yourself Christmas gifts for your friends and family: Holiday Su...

Health and Wellness Expo enlivens Coppell residents

Health and Wellness Expo enlivens Coppell residents

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under News, Recipes

On Wednesday night, Coppell High School’s commons area was transformed into a health haven. Instead of candy bars, chips and soda, the space was filled with salads, smoothies and healthy treats of all sorts. The main goal of the Health and Wellness Expo, hosted by CHS for the first time, was to encourage healt...

Vegetable pasta salad to satisfy your after school cravings (with video)

Vegetable pasta salad to satisfy your after school cravings (with video)

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

During the summer of my eighth grade year, my mom discovered a vegetable pasta salad recipe because she wanted a dish that we could enjoy together. When we first tried it, we followed it straight from the recipe on the website. We both somewhat liked it but we wanted to change it to make it bett...

Cookie Monster treat recipe scarily tasty

Cookie Monster treat recipe scarily tasty

Clare Klement, KCBY - TV

October 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Halloween is quickly approaching and before you know it, you will be needing a quick and easy recipe to treat your ghosts and goblins. This “cookie monster” dessert, will satisfy your sweet tooth at any party or event. Ingredients: Nestle Toll House cookie dough, 16 oz. Chocolate icing, 16 o...

Trip to Kansas provides new cinnamon roll encounter

Trip to Kansas provides new cinnamon roll encounter

Aubrie Sisk, Communications Manager

October 27, 2016


Filed under Recipes

I have always considered myself quite the foodie. I regularly try new recipes and different types of food. However, older recipes are sometimes the most fulfilling and endearing, especially when they come from someone close to you. I have gotten accustomed to the Pillsbury packaged cinnamon rolls; hones...

Smooth out your morning routine: simple breakfast smoothie recipe

Smooth out your morning routine: simple breakfast smoothie recipe

Lili Lomas, Student Life Editor

October 26, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

An easy to make fruit smoothie may be the solution to hunger during a rushed morning. With minimal preparation needed they provide morning nutrition on the go. For those do sports in the morning, sipping on a smoothie on the way to practice is a lighter alternative to a solid meal before an early...

The most neglected meal of the day: Students prioritize schoolwork over morning meal, skip breakfast to sleep in

The most neglected meal of the day: Students prioritize schoolwork over morning meal, skip breakfast to sleep in

Lili Lomas, Student Life Editor

October 25, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

You’ve heard the saying about breakfast. We’ve been fed the cliché since kindergarten. Despite society’s emphasis on the importance of the first meal of the day, many still do not eat a “complete, balanced breakfast”. In fact, many teenagers skip breakfast altogether. The reasonin...

My mom’s finest pumpkin bread for the fall

My mom’s finest pumpkin bread for the fall

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

You know fall has begun when you see pumpkin flavored food and beverages appear everywhere you turn. Whether it is in lattes, cookies or pies, pumpkin is a hallmark flavor of the fall season.   One of my favorite ways to kick off the fall time is with this pumpkin bread. This tried and true recip...

German Chocolate Cake recommended to brighten any day

German Chocolate Cake recommended to brighten any day

Aubrie Sisk, Staff Photographer

May 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Throughout my childhood, my family had as many get togethers as possible. German Chocolate Cake was not only my grandmother’s favorite cake to make but also my uncle’s favorite cake to eat. My original intent was to use my grandmother’s German Chocolate Cake recipe, but sadly it has been mi...

Milk-less guilt-less cupcakes

Milk-less guilt-less cupcakes

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer

May 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Recipes

Veganism is a lifestyle more than just a dietary practice to most vegans. That includes trying to convert people to eating vegan and spreading word about their community. Thus, vegans have a bad rep in society for being pushy or overbearing.   Having a vegan sister has shown me the truths and fallacies surr...