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Three Different Ideas to Make Yourself Think that You’re on Vacation

Three Different Ideas to Make Yourself Think that You’re on Vacation

April 1, 2016


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1. Stay at the Bacara or the Four Seasons Ask your parents to rent you a room at one of these places, and you’ll immediately think you woke up in Hawaii. During the day you can lounge by the pool or relax in the spa. At the end of the day, you can go out to dinner or stay in and order endless amoun...

Five Beach Bag Essentials

Five Beach Bag Essentials

April 1, 2016


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1. Hats Hats are always essential when going to the beach—not only for protection from the sun, but also incase of a bad hair day. Baseball caps are definitely favored this season, especially ones that sport you're future college! 2. Lip Balms Being out in the sun all day can really dry up your lips,...

Spring Break Interviews

Spring Break Interviews

April 1, 2016


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We asked a few Laguna students: Where are you going for spring break? Maddy Nicolson “I’m going on a college trip to TCU, SMU, and Tulane. Then, I’m going to Mexico with my family where I’ll be swimming with dolphins.” Ethan Tyng “I might be going to France or New York to play so...

Three Anti-Boredom Tricks for Spring Break

Three Anti-Boredom Tricks for Spring Break

March 27, 2016


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Imagine this — you are in the middle of spring break and it’s 2:00 in the afternoon  and yes, you are sitting on your bed alone watching netflix. To avoid this scenario try some of these three tips in order to avoid boredom over spring break. With relaxation time right around the corner, here ar...

What to Wear to Your Upcoming Festival

What to Wear to Your Upcoming Festival

March 27, 2016


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Not knowing what to wear to a major event can be one of the most stressful things for a girl. With Coachella and Stage Coach coming up you may be in this very situation, so I am here to hopefully help you find some style inspiration.   Bandannas are a must for these festivals. Not only are ba...

BANANA BREAD: A Simple, Delicious Solution for a Problem Everybody Has.

BANANA BREAD: A Simple, Delicious Solution for a Problem Everybody Has.

March 27, 2016


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If you ever have any overripe bananas that nobody wants to eat, here is the solution — banana bread.   Ingredients: 2 cups of all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon of baking soda ¼ teaspoon of salt ½ cup of butter ¾ cup of brown sugar 2 eggs beaten 1 and 1/3 cup mashed overripe bananas &nb...

It’s Better Than a Doughnut: It’s a Beignet

It’s Better Than a Doughnut:  It’s a Beignet

March 27, 2016


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 Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups warm water 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 (2 1/4 teaspoon) envelope active dry yeast 2 eggs 1 1/4 teaspoons salt 1 cup evaporated milk 7 cups bread flour 1/4 cup shortening Nonstick spray Oil 3 cups confectioner...

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Nachos

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Nachos

March 24, 2016


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    Up there with artistic and scholarly pursuit, nachos are a deep passion of mine. I have spent countless hours with a deep, steaming dish of crispy corn tortilla chips, laid thick with delicious melted cheese, laden with beans and piled high with guacamole and sour cream. But what are the best nac...

Four Super Cute Easter Desserts

Four Super Cute Easter Desserts

March 21, 2016


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Spring is finally here, and the Easter celebration is quickly approaching. So, get ready to hop into your kitchen and whip up some creative, colorful, and delicious spring treats that will make this Easter festive and fun. Here are five twists to the Easter classics that will make you fall in love with...

Marble Easter Eggs

Marble Easter Eggs

March 20, 2016


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        This year you no longer have to go out to the store and spend money on a boring Easter egg dye kit because everyday household supplies can create an elaborate design that is so much better than those silly little dye tablets. To create these marble easter eggs, all one needs is water,...

Easy Creative Food Recipes for Home

Easy Creative Food Recipes for Home

March 20, 2016


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Have you ever had one of those days where you open the fridge and everything inside just looks plain and boring? Well, now is the time to literally and figuratively spice up your life with these three creative spin-offs on everyday household food items! Don’t have regular tortilla chips to make nachos...

A Review of 10 Cloverfield Lane

A Review of 10 Cloverfield Lane

March 20, 2016


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A girl opens her eyes to find that she is chained to a bar and there is a brace on her leg. It does not take her long to realize that this is a result of a car crash that happened because of a fight she had with her fiance. Filled with rage, she takes a car and drives out of New Orleans to the rural...

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