The High Life

Latest Food Trends – Everything Served in Bowls?

Latest Food Trends – Everything Served in Bowls?

Alanna Golden

January 18, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Worldwide

Does food truly taste better depending on how it's presented? Food trends are constantly changing, depending on the strange appeal they offer to the people around the world. Often times, food trends can spread across states. They tend to be absurd concepts that may be very good or bad, which is decided...

James Charles Makeup Palette – Worth it?

James Charles Makeup Palette – Worth it?

Faith Lininger, Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, National/Global, News, Opinion, Worldwide

This is a '5 Question, 5 Answer' kind of things. 1.) Pigmentation, (or for you non-aspiring beauty guru's), The Coloration? The color pay off is amazing. For some colors, like the white in the palette, you can layer it to get a really blinding white, or a very transparent brow bone highlight, while...

Christmas Cake Pops

Christmas Cake Pops

Faith Lininger, Alanna Golden, and Jay Ford

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Miscellaneous

Cake Pops seem easy to make, but truthfully... It's very hard. The cake vs frosting ratio must be perfect, or the cake balls will be gooey cake pudding (Like our attempt was). And, you must use a specific type of frosting. Not just any run of the mill frosting will work. It must be Buttercream, otherwise...

Marshmallow Treats DIY

Marshmallow Treats DIY

Maria Cecenas, Sally Boese, Nadia Turley, Chanz Rosales, and Kaytlyn Mintzer

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

On the day before finals began, we attempted to make festive desserts found on Pinterest. While the desserts looked cute and fun, they didn't taste like anything special. The process was simple: get marshmallows, water, a clean paint brush, lollipop sticks, and any color of sugar sanding sprinkles , an...

Vegan Pizza and Recipe Links

Vegan Pizza and Recipe Links

Desire Epps, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Veganism has grown heavily since 2014 and new recipes for almost everyone’s favorite food, pizza, needs to be known. Veganism is essentially not partaking in the consumption of animal based products. Many people are seeing this life style as a healthy new beginning in their life. This arti...

Christmas to me

Macy Gorsuch, Author and Editor

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous, Miscellaneous, Student Life

Curling up with a good book, great music or maybe even a favorite movie is something fun to do during the holidays. Whether you have your preferred snack or favorite drink while cuddling up in warmth, it makes you feel cozy on the inside.   Throughout the holiday, at least once, we all have that certain ...

The Most Disliked Video on YouTube

The Most Disliked Video on YouTube

Alanna Golden

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

For many years, Justin Bieber's "Baby" was the most disliked video on YouTube. It got about 1.17 million dislikes as of 2011. Plenty of people dislike Justin Bieber for their own reasons, but once YouTube Rewind came out, a record of dislikes hit it. People that originally gave "Baby" a thumbs down,...

A Body in the Woods: A Student Book Review

A Body in the Woods: A Student Book Review

Nadia Turley, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Book Reviews

A Body in the Woods: Student Book Review   Three teens take drastic matters in their own hands in order to save the lives that could be taken at the hands of an unknown killer at any given time; but the book takes a bloody turn. Three Oregon high-school students wander the woods searchi...

Hamilton Goes to Puerto Rico

Hamilton Goes to Puerto Rico

Alanna Golden

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Lin Manuel Miranda is bringing Hamilton back to Puerto Rico, where it all began. A hurricane has devastated the people, so he's giving them a performance to lift their spirits. Lin Manuel Miranda has even introduced a new song in honor of the Puerto Rican people because of this sad event. He's even...

Baby It’s Cold Outside

Baby It’s Cold Outside

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

December 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬

With Christmas just around the corner, everyone is listening to holiday music and putting up their tree. Many people look forward to hearing all their favorite songs on the radio during the holiday season. But have we overlooked certain messages they may have portrayed throughout the years? Recent...

Short Tribute to The Art of Kathy Blankley Roman

Short Tribute to The Art of Kathy Blankley Roman

Desire Epps, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Kathy Blankley Roman is an Artist born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She has been awarded in 2011 for the intuitive abstract paintings she creates. Using paints like acrylic, oil, and some cold wax she mixes the world around her into her canvas. Painting since she was a kid Kathy feels attached to the pieces ...

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