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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

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...

Milk-less guilt-less cupcakes

Milk-less guilt-less cupcakes

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer

May 13, 2016

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...

“Chop! Chop!”; quick pasta salad recipe for time crunched teens

“Chop! Chop!”; quick pasta salad recipe for time crunched teens

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

March 29, 2016

Packing a healthy, homemade lunch may be the last thing on a high schooler’s mind, especially on a busy school day.   This simple recipe is a nutritious alternative to many traditional school lunch foods and can be whipped up last minute. Requiring only basic kitchen skills - chopping for the...

Best snacks to eat during Super Bowl 50

Best snacks to eat during Super Bowl 50

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

With Super Bowl 50 only less than a week away, the anticipation and preparation for fans is at its peak. The championship is set to play out on Feb. 7 between the NFC (National Football Conference) champion Denver Broncos and the AFC (American Football Conference) champion Carolina Panthers.   ...

Swap memories and love with this Angel Kiss Cookie recipe

Swap memories and love with this Angel Kiss Cookie recipe

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015

By Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   The holiday season is full of love, family, and in my house, cookies. Every year around Christmas, my family participates in a cookie swap with close family-friends, leaving us with many delicious recipes that are cookie swap favorites. Throughout...

Simple Mexican recipe putting a twist on holiday leftovers

Simple Mexican recipe putting a twist on holiday leftovers

December 1, 2015

By Lili Lomas Staff Writer   Every year after a delicious holiday feast, many people have lots of leftover turkey or ham that they do not know what to do with. This simple recipe for Tortas (a Mexican version of a sandwich) has been the solution for generations in Mexican families, as it...

“Roll” into the holidays with Pumpkin Rolls

“Roll” into the holidays with Pumpkin Rolls

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015

Every holiday season my aunt makes delicious Pumpkin Rolls and the recipe has become a favorite family tradition. Although Pumpkin Rolls are a traditional dessert, my aunt has her own twist on them that will leave you wanting more after the roll is devoured.   These easy-to-make, mouthwatering Pumpkin Ro...

Pumpkin snickerdoodles to spice up the season (with video)

Pumpkin snickerdoodles to spice up the season (with video)

November 20, 2015

By Maggie Theel Staff writer @magggggiee   With the cold weather emerging, so are some of my favorite flavors. I love all things vanilla, cinnamon and pumpkin; so when I signed up to bring cookies to a Thanksgiving potluck, I decided to test out White Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Snickerdoodles. &...

Five ingredient recipe that makes a crowd pleasing Thanksgiving side dish

Five ingredient recipe that makes a crowd pleasing Thanksgiving side dish

October 28, 2015

By Sloane Samberson Managing Editor @SloaneSamberson   For many, when it comes to Thanksgiving, thoughts of roasted turkey, sweet potato casserole, stuffing, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie come to mind. For me, the thought of my grandmother’s Ripe Olive Salad comes to mind first,...

Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies that will “pump” you up for fall

Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies that will “pump” you up for fall

September 23, 2015

Photo by Gabby Sahm   By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer @gabbysahm   The time has come where we finally need to accept summer is over, and that school is back in session. Do not be too sad though, because fall is on its way. That means cozy fireside chats, leaves falling from trees,...

Vegan banana bread recipe you’ll go nuts over

Vegan banana bread recipe you’ll go nuts over

May 11, 2015

By Sloane Samberson Staff Writer @SloaneSamberson This past year I have become obsessed with vegan food like vegan pasta, vegan cake, vegan sushi, vegan ice cream, vegan lasagna. I love vegan food. Although I could never go full vegan (I love meat, too), my diet is about 70 percent vegan food. A...

Mother’s Day brunch: Quiche with pancetta and brie

Mother’s Day brunch: Quiche with pancetta and brie

May 8, 2015

Simple, elegant and tasty, this stuffed quiche will impress your mother this Mother’s Day. Serve alongside a fruit salad or greek yogurt. 1 store bought pie crust 5 ounces pancetta, diced 5 extra large eggs 2 ounces shredded fontinella cheese 4 ounces mascarpone cheese, room temperature 8 ounces...