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. Advertisements Continue reading Need some Gratitude? Think on these quotes
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
By Heidi Papay As students approach the later years of high school, they are put under pressure to start considering colleges they’d like to attend. There are a few things that will make the search for your dream college easier. Major The first, and most important, aspect to consider is the majors that each college offers. If a college doesn’t offer the major you’re interested … Continue reading Considerations for Choosing Your Dream College
by Heidi Papay Notes and letters used to be written often, but as technology became more advanced, it became easier to just send a quick text. For this reason, notes are much more thoughtful and genuine. Writing someone a note isn’t hard, and can be summed up into a few steps. 1. Choose your recipient You can write a note to your significant other, your friend, … Continue reading Notes: The Forgotten Art Form
By Heidi Papay While walking through the aisles of a thrift store, you will encounter two types of people: the people who thrift because they have no other options, and the wealthy people who thrift because it has become a trend. Within the last few years, thrifting has become more and more popular. People who would never have gone into a thrift store, let alone … Continue reading Opinion: Should You Thrift If You Don’t Need To?
By Mackenzie Pittman Mini muffins. They’re the perfect on-the-go breakfast or midday snack. They’re deliciously easy to make (only 25 minutes), and to eat. With fall well on its way, pumpkin-flavored foods are the perfect way celebrate and enjoy the season! -Recipe- Yield: 24 mini muffins Time: 25 minutes Ingredients: 1 ½ cups flour 1 tsp of baking powder ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp … Continue reading How To Make Perfectly Pleasing Pumpkin Mini Muffins
By: Carter Caldwell Now I know what you’re thinking: potato donuts? Why would someone even try to make that a thing? To be completely honest, I don’t know, but my great-grandmother did, and they are out of this world. First, you’ll need your ingredients: 1 Cup granulated sugar 3 Tablespoons butter or oleo 3 Eggs 2 and 3/4 Cups Flour 4 Teaspoons baking powder 1 Teaspoon … Continue reading Recipe: How to Make Potato Donuts
By Mackenzie Pittman Reading. It’s something we all know we should do, daily. Yet, the majority of us probably haven’t picked up a book in months. Studies have shown that reading is a key part of developing aspects of your brain such as memory improvement, mental stimulation, vocabulary expansion, stronger analytical thinking skills, and the list goes on. If reading has so many amazing benefits…why … Continue reading 10 Tips To Start a Reading Habit
By Mackenzie Pittman The majority of humanity would pick fall as their favorite season. It’s not too hot (typically), not too cold, the leaves are changing spreading a riot of color everywhere. It’s a time for friends and family and fun and giving thanks. The question is, what can you fill your time with in such a wonderful season? Many, many festive, spirited, and autumnal … Continue reading Fun Activities To Do Throughout Fall!
By: Sara Wolf The BHS Homecoming dance is Saturday, October 13, in the auxiliary gym at 8 p.m. As the dance approaches, here are some tips for the last minute details that we all have to sort out. What to Wear If your outfit hasn’t come together quite yet, there are eleventh hour fixes that may work for you. Ask a friend if they have … Continue reading Last Minute Homecoming Tips