Staff Columns

  • A Day as a Donald Trump Supporter
    10:27 AM

    Have you ever wondered how it would feel to walk through the halls of Niles West, facing your teachers, peers, and friends while openly supporting Donald Trump? Well, that’s exactly what I did. Before I tell you the horrors of my day, I want to make clear: No, I don’t actually support Donald Trump. I looked

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  • Makeup Monday: Best Mascaras
    9:55 AM

    We all know that mascara is a girl’s essential in her makeup routine, something that she cannot go a day without using. That’s why finding your go-to, perfect mascara is crucial. There are so many different formulas, techniques, wand shapes, and other factors that go into making a mascara, which is why it can be hard

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  • Makeup Monday: Drugstore Foundation
    8:23 AM

    If there’s one thing people spend the most money on in terms of makeup products, it would probably be foundation. There’s always a new one out on the market that we just can’t resist and end up buying, claiming to have some “skin-changing” benefits every time. From different shades to dewy and matte finishes, there is

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  • Hungry Like the Wolf: Sharpening Your Knife Skills
    8:21 AM

    A knife is any cook’s best friend, but it can easily turn into your worst nightmare if you don’t know how to use it. By using these techniques, nothing can go wrong and you can chop up a load of vegetables without a cut on your hand. Step 1: Choosing your knife Vegetables and meats

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  • Hungry Like the Wolf: Five Appetizers Under 20 Minutes
    10:47 AM

    Want to impress your guests or friends with a seemingly gourmet treat that you actually put together in under 20 minutes? Then try these recipes! They’re quick and easy, and everyone will be going for seconds. One of the best ingredients you can ever use to put together a quick meal is puff pastry. A whole packet of

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  • Makeup Monday: Benefit from “Benefit”
    10:38 AM

    Makeup is something that I have a very strong passion for. Ever since started finding makeup tutorials and beauty gurus on YouTube, my interest with products and techniques grew. Over the years, I’ve learned makeup isn’t just a girly thing used for what many might say is ‘false advertising,’ but that it’s an art form that seriously

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  • Hungry Like the Wolf: Homemade Pizza
    8:29 AM

    Do you ever have one of those days where you or your family are just not feeling it? Maybe you’re slugged down on the couch, but you remember you have to put dinner on the table. What is the first thing that comes to your mind? Ordering pizza. It’s fast, it’s delicious, and you don’t have

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