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Summer Drink for Fun Under the Sun

Kylee Golden, Columnist
May 31, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Uncategorized

This raspberry peach lemonade takes about 15 minutes to make and is tasty, fun, and refreshing. It is the perfect summer drink for laying out by the pool or hanging out inside watching some Netflix. Ingredients:  Produce 1 peach, sliced 4 peaches, fresh 1 cup raspberries, fresh ...

Zesty Zippity Zucchini Bread

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist
May 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Uncategorized

Zucchini bread is an all-time favorite in my family, filled with wonderfully aromatic spices like cinnamon. If you're ever looking for a breakfast substitution or a quick snack, zucchini bread is packed with flavor and love in every loaf. You can simply smack some butter on it like you’re a famous ch...

Lofty Goals of Lofthouse Cookies

Taylor Terreri, Editor of F&E
May 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Uncategorized

My favorite cookies are the ridiculously sweet, melt-in-your-mouth Lofthouse Cookies. I have always wanted to recreate these cookies, so much that it has been a lifelong goal of mine, so I decided to live life to the fullest and find out how.   Ingredients: Dough 1 cup sugar ½ cup butter (softened to...

Potato Salad Packs a Punch

Justin Kelliher, Columnist
May 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Uncategorized

Potato salad is an awesome side dish or main dish for summer foods, and is a great choice for a summer cookout. Sometimes store bought potato salad can taste a bit funky, so a homemade option is always appreciated. Ingredients: 5 pounds potatoes, peeled & quartered 5 celery ribs, diced 4 large dill pi...

Party-Perfect Pasta Salad

Party-Perfect Pasta Salad

Hannah Browning, Columnist
May 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Showcase, Uncategorized

Ingredients: 1 box of pasta (any type) 1 bottle of Italian dressing 1 cucumber 1 red bell pepper 1 orange bell pepper Broccoli (to taste) Celery (to taste) Shredded parmesan cheese (to taste) Steps: Cook pasta according to instructions on the box; drain. While the pas...

Sparkling Blueberry Lemonade

Mya Smith, Columnist
May 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Uncategorized

This fun drink is perfect for a hot day as it helps cool you down during summer break.   Ingredients 2/3 cup white sugar (superfine is best) 2/3 cup water 1 and 1/2 cups fresh blueberries 1 teaspoon lemon zest 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice ~4-5 whole large lemons 2 cups ice cubes 3 c...

A Berry Good Lemonade

Haylee Haupt, Columnist
May 26, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Showcase, Uncategorized

If you’re someone who likes lemonade but is starting to get tired of the same taste, maybe a berry lemonade could put a spin on things. Lucky for you, this recipe has not one but three berries to mix into the lemony beverage. Ingredients (serves 24): 1 gallon of water 4 cups of sugar 6 cups of le...

Make Oreo Balls For Mother’s Day

Make Oreo Balls For Mother’s Day

Hannah Browning, Columnist
May 12, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Showcase, Uncategorized

These oreo balls are simple enough to make by yourself, and your mom will love them. It is surprisingly easy considering how amazing they taste. Ingredients: One package of oreos 8 ounces cream cheese About half a bag of white chocolate chips Food coloring as desired Steps: Put...

DIY: Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist
April 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Showcase, Uncategorized

The creation looks pretty flawless, with pink and blue sprinkles on top and a tart but very sweet mix of blue raspberry and strawberry sugar. It will use all 10,000 of your taste buds. Many have visited their local Starbucks, as word spread regarding the new Unicorn Frappuccino, but they were tu...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Haylee Haupt, Columnist
April 6, 2017
Filed under Features, Food, Showcase, Uncategorized

Do you love cupcakes? How about cookie dough? Well, get your oven mitts on, because below is a recipe for chocolate chip cookie dough cupcakes. You read that right. Ingredients (makes 12 cupcakes): Cookie Dough: ⅛ teaspoon of baking soda ⅛ teaspoon of salt ¾ cup of flour ¼ cup of brown...

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