Autumn Hiking Abounds Around Bellbrook

by Emily Lewis Leaves on the cusp of turning and temperatures soon to be cooling are both signs that the weather is sure to be perfect for hiking. Ohio is known for its beautiful autumn foliage, and hikes through the woods are a great way to make the most of the season before winter makes its appearance. Here are some of the best places to … Continue reading Autumn Hiking Abounds Around Bellbrook

How to Create an Art Journal

By Emily Lewis For most people, art seems like a scary world they refuse to enter. Many forget that art is just like any other skill that takes practice and patience. Two years ago, I stumbled upon a solution while mindlessly scrolling through Instagram one afternoon: art journaling. A recent craze among artists online, art journaling is a carefree, relaxed way to do art, without … Continue reading How to Create an Art Journal

9 Tips to Make Our Earth Cleaner and Greener

By Mackenzie Pittman In a time where mass amounts of trash is commonplace, it’s easy to ignore the problems surrounding waste. You’ve all probably heard of living a “zero-waste” lifestyle. This implies that you follow strict guidelines to create next to no waste, which in turn reduces your footprint on the earth. While leading a zero-waste life is difficult, and at times unreasonable for many … Continue reading 9 Tips to Make Our Earth Cleaner and Greener

Learn about Feng Shui lifestyle to find your ZEN

by Raihan Elgihani Imagine a relaxed life filled with positive energy and complete harmony, being able to sit down, with your eyes closed, imagining yourself at a waterfront. You feel the wind brush gently upon your skin, and hear the seagulls warble their songs as they fly above. This tranquility can be accomplished. But how? Through the sumptuous art of Feng Shui, a cultural way of life that helps achieve … Continue reading Learn about Feng Shui lifestyle to find your ZEN

Delicious and Healthy Banana Bread Muffin Recipe (No Refined Sugar!)

By Mackenzie Pittman Perfect and simple recipe if you’re looking for a sweet, but not too sweet treat. Banana bread is a classic comfort food everyone loves, and in muffin form, even more appealing. Not only are these muffins naturally sweetened with honey or maple syrup, they can easily be tweaked to suit anyone on a vegan or dairy free diet! Prep time: 10 minutes … Continue reading Delicious and Healthy Banana Bread Muffin Recipe (No Refined Sugar!)

Food for Your Grad Party: What Everybody Wants to See on the Table

By: Chelsea Cozad Whether you’re thinking of catering from a favorite restaurant or preparing everything by yourself, these are the top 6 items everybody wants to see when they arrive at your celebration. Chick-fil-A Nuggets Okay, even if it’s not a party who doesn’t crave these bite-size pieces of deliciousness? Trays come in small, medium, and large sizes so you can customize it to the … Continue reading Food for Your Grad Party: What Everybody Wants to See on the Table

Smoothies for Springtime

By Katie Giffin With springtime knocking at our doors, what better way to celebrate the incoming warm weather than with a fresh and energizing fruit smoothie. Here are some of my favorite smoothie recipes. Blend these ingredients together in the order they are listed and enjoy! Sunburst Smoothie  1/3 cup of  frozen papaya 1/3 cup of frozen mandarin oranges 1/3 cup of frozen pineapple 2/3 cup … Continue reading Smoothies for Springtime