Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Abbi Prieto

Abbi Prieto, Columnist

Abbi Prieto is a seventh grade columnist for The Horizon Sun. Prieto likes to write reviews about movies, TV shows, books, and restaurants, and food. Prieto has a seven-year-old female corgi mix named Kai. Outside of school, Prieto loves to cook and bake. She also loves to read, with her favorite book series being “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” by Rick Riordan, along with “Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods” and “Percy Jackson’s Greek Heroes”. Evidently, she loves Greek mythology. Prieto has read a lot of books on Greek mythology, and her favorite Greek story is Homer’s “The Odyssey.” She also loves to watch movies. Her favorite genres are action and thriller. She hates clowns, scorpions, and heights. Prieto’s favorite dog breed is the Pembroke Welsh Corgi, and her favorite colors are mint green and sea green. Prieto has lived in Phoenix, Arizona, for her whole life, and her parents and most of her relatives are from Mexico, which makes her Mexican-American. She often visits Mexico to see family. She loves to travel, especially to forests and beaches, where she likes to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet. 

All content by Abbi Prieto
A drink, a currency, and a bar. How our use of chocolate has evolved over the centuries.

History of Chocolate

Everyone knows about chocolate, but not everyone knows its past.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
May 21, 2021
Anyone looking to improve their culinary skills should consider LAcademie Cooking and Baking School.

L’Academie Cooking and Baking School

Cooking and baking is an essential skill for life and a great hobby. L’Academie is a great place to start.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
May 14, 2021
An update on year one of Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

One Year Of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons”

March 20, 2021, marked the one-year anniversary of the latest installment of the Animal Crossing series, "Animal Crossing: New Horizons."
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
March 29, 2021
These hacks can help you take your home baking to the next level.

Clever Baking Hacks To Fix Common Baking Problems

Baking is chemistry, and has many opportunities for mistakes. Here are some tips and tricks on how to fix common baking problems.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
March 19, 2021
Cooking is much more scientific than you might realize.

The Science Behind Cooking

For many people, cooking is an everyday activity that goes without thought, however, with a deeper look into the subject, many will learn that cooking is also an exact chemistry.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
March 17, 2021
Even if they cant speak, dogs communicate with us in many different ways.

How to Understand Your Dog’s Body Language

Body language is one of the ways dogs communicate with people, but do you know how to understand it?
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
February 5, 2021
It can be important to find a dog which matches your personality and lifestyle.

Which Dog Breeds Go With Which People

There are many different types of dogs, and many different types of people, but who fits best with who?
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
February 2, 2021
The arrival of highly anticipated COVID-19 vaccines may spell out an end to the pandemic.

Vaccines Come to America

After nine months of living through the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines are finally coming.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
December 18, 2020
While the movie is great, many of the details in the actual myth are less than accurate.

10 Ways Disney’s “Hercules” is Inaccurate to the Greek Myths

“Hercules” is one of Disney’s most beloved movies, with funny characters and an amazing soundtrack. The movie centers around Hercules, his friends Pegasus and Phil, and Hercules’ love interest, Megara. The story is very loosely based on the Greek myth of Heracles. The story is inaccurate in many aspects of his life, from his parents, to his name, and more.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
December 11, 2020
The finished products

Holiday Pops

The holiday season is here. Get into the festivities with these four holiday cake pop ideas.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
December 7, 2020
People have mixed opinions on the worldwide phenomenon TikTok.

Is TikTok Overrated?

TikTok has two billion users... but is it overrated?
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
November 20, 2020
Rolling Into Fall

Rolling Into Fall

Abbi Prieto, Columnist
November 3, 2020
Finished pan de muerto.

A Dead Delight

From ofrendas to sugar skulls, there are many exciting customs observed on Dia de los Muertos. But one tasty tradition stands above the rest: Pan de Muerto.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
October 28, 2020
Kindness Krew 2020-2021 poster designed by Kayli Taylor

Horizon Kindness

The Kindness Krew is a club that is dedicated to spreading kindness throughout our school.
Abbi Prieto, Columnist
October 18, 2020
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