Romance Movie Recommendations Sure to Please this February

By: Emily Bevelhymer The bitter cold of early February and the abundance of pink and red call for one thing: a romantic-comedy movie night. Romantic-comedies bring a bit of the light and love that is needed during this time of the year. Pop the popcorn and gather the chocolate because a romance movie night is called for. About Time – About Time is the story … Continue reading Romance Movie Recommendations Sure to Please this February

The Truth Behind Diabetes

By: Emily Bevelhymer Diabetes is an autoimmune disorder that people recognize but many do know the facts. As a Type 1 Diabetic, I have heard every comment and question that is associated with the disorder. People who recognize the disease usually comment, “I think one of my grandparents have that,” and the most common question is, “Can you eat that?” Diabetes has many misconceptions surrounding … Continue reading The Truth Behind Diabetes

What to Give the Person Who Has Everything for Christmas

By: Emily Bevelhymer The holidays are a time to buy gifts for friends and family but the same gifts are recycled every year. Gifts are a way to show our appreciation of our loved ones. Putting thought into finding the perfect gift can be time-consuming so here are some ideas to get you away from the traditional gift card or cash. Give the gift of … Continue reading What to Give the Person Who Has Everything for Christmas

Marshmallow Cookies Recipe

By: Emily Bevelhymer The holidays are known for incredible food. Around the holidays parties and family gathering occur every weekend. What better way to celebrate than making homemade cookies and that show off your baking skills to friends and family. A recipe for kitchen sink marshmallow cookies is sure to wow everyone at your holiday gatherings! Time: 45 minutes Yields: 4 dozen cookies Ingredients: 2 … Continue reading Marshmallow Cookies Recipe

Need some Gratitude? Think on these quotes

By: Emily Bevelhymer The month of November is here and the perfect time to express thankfulness. Thanksgiving is thought of as the holiday of food, but sometimes we forget that the importance of Thanksgiving is to express gratitude for the important people and things in our lives. Here are some quotes to help promote thankful thoughts for the upcoming holidays.     Continue reading Need some Gratitude? Think on these quotes

Apple Crisp to Remember this Thanksgiving

By: Emily Bevelhymer Thanksgiving occurs on November 22, 2018, which means the holiday is fast approaching. With the holiday creeping upon us, there is plenty of time for family dinners and lots of good food. What better way to show off to the family you have not seen for a year than to bake a delicious dessert? Apple crisp with its delicious crumble topping is … Continue reading Apple Crisp to Remember this Thanksgiving

Dayton Ballet Fall Performance Embraces Dracula

By: Emily Bevelhymer After taking a summer break, the Dayton Ballet is beginning their newest season by performing one of their Signature Events, Dracula: Bloodlines. The ballet will tell the iconic story of Dracula. Act One of the ballet will focus on Vlad Tepes who is a prince in the 15th century near Transylvania and the events that turned him into a vampire. Act Two … Continue reading Dayton Ballet Fall Performance Embraces Dracula

Book Review: The Shadow of the Wind

By: Emily Bevelhymer During the fall a book with an eerie and mysterious atmosphere is the perfect choice and The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón is a book that checks both boxes. The Shadow of the Wind is set in post war Barcelona and follows a young boy named Daniel. Daniel’s father is a book dealer and knows of a place called … Continue reading Book Review: The Shadow of the Wind

Major Upset at US Open 2018

By: Emily Bevelhymer The 50th anniversary of the US Open tennis tournament was held this September in New York City with an upset win from Naomi Osaka against Serena Williams. Novak Djokovic also won his 14th major title against Juan Martin del Potro. The women’s semifinals were held on September 6 with Naomi Osaka playing Madison Keys and Serena Williams playing Anastasija Sevastova. Naomi Osaka … Continue reading Major Upset at US Open 2018