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10 Christmas hacks you need to know

December 12, 2017

Filed under A&E, Art, fashion, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

As we get older, it seems like our Christmas spirit diminishes as well. From a DIY candy cane lip scrub, to last minute Christmas gifts, here are 10 Christmas hacks to help you get through the season in style.   Make y...

Naps: A blessing or a curse?

Ashley Shepard

November 28, 2017

Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

It’s that time of year when teachers are cramming assignments in before break and students try to juggle it all while staying sane. But that takes A LOT of energy, and that doesn’t even include extracurriculars, homework, tim...

Where should your next Christmas vacation be?

Juvianna Mullings, Staff Writer

November 25, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle, Uncategorized

‘Tis the season for gifts and joy to the world! Preparation for Dec. 25 has began and stores have started selling Christmas themed decoration since Halloween ended. With Thanksgiving around the corner, flights are being booked...

Amazon vs. Walmart

Amazon vs. Walmart

November 16, 2017

10 foolproof ways to get in the Christmas spirit

Sally Park, staff writer

November 14, 2017

Filed under A&E, Books, Lifestyle, Movies & TV, Music, Uncategorized

Are you not feeling the Christmas spirit? Do you find yourself not feeling upbeat about the holiday season? Follow these 10 foolproof methods to ensure that you get into the Christmas spirit (on budget)! Listen to Christ...

Black Friday shopping

Gracie Mouzavires, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

Filed under fashion, Feature, Lifestyle

Hectic, dangerous and overwhelming, these are the words that come to mind when thinking of Black Friday. Every year people line up outside stores and wait for the good deals. Black Friday shopping can get very intense as people ...


Zoe Siamon, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

Dietary restrictions appear difficult to follow to an someone who doesn’t have any, but having to follow these guidelines during the holidays seems downright impossible. Veganism is one of the strictest dietary restrictions....

Dangers of Black Friday

November 14, 2017

Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

People stand in lines for hours and hours waiting for the mall doors to open so they can rush in for the annual Black Friday Sales; hundreds of people rushing into stores hoping to get the best price for those jeans or the ne...

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