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The Quarantine Chef

May 16, 2020

I absolutely love to cook. I found this recipe on Pintrest and I have been cooking it ever since. The recipe is Pasta E Fagioli Soup from Creme de la Crumb. It is cooked in an instant pot. It takes 30...

Quarantine Continued

Senior pictures taken at Harvard Mock Trial.
May 15, 2020

April honestly flew by. It is May now and I am supposed to graduate in two weeks, but it won't happen. We will have a ceremony in June which will hopefully not be a virtual walk across a stage....

What happened to April?

Using a timer, senior Karla Charqueno captures a photo of herself in her cap and gown. Charqueno imagined a very different end to her senior year than spending it in quarantine.
April 24, 2020

Even though it’s makeshift, I have a mask to wear outside now. When I finally went outside after being in my home for a week, I’ve noticed not too much has changed; a horde of masks and gloves are...

Life of a Senior in a Pandemic

Senior pictures taken at Harvard Mock Trial.
April 15, 2020

At this point, everyone knows about the COVID-19 pandemic and has been adversely impacted by it. My life literally came to a screeching halt. March 12 was the last time I stepped into the high school and...

Life in the apocalypse, aka the COVID-19 pandemic

Using a timer, senior Karla Charqueno captures a photo of herself in her cap and gown. Charqueno imagined a very different end to her senior year than spending it in quarantine.
April 9, 2020

What’s life like during the apocaly-sorry-a pandemic?  Pretty much the same, but now that I’m talking about it, when the apocalypse really does happen, there would be even more homework than...

My good-bye to basketball

My good-bye to basketball
February 20, 2020

My time playing for the Ada Lady Cougars is coming to an end. Our team just had senior night, and I am one of the three seniors that were celebrated. It was exhilarating and exciting and just fun to get...

Christmas Gifts for the Whole Family

Christmas Gifts for the Whole Family
December 13, 2019

It is the holiday season and it is time to buckle down on gifts. Christmas is roughly two weeks away. I have made a list of a few things to get everyone in your family. Father Arctic /Yeti Cup ...

Halloween DIY Crafts

Halloween DIY Crafts
October 11, 2019

It is officially Fall, the leaves are falling and it's getting chilly outside so finally I can crochet more. I found several patterns that screamed fall vibes and decided to try them. Click on a square...

Recreating a Bob Ross Painting Tutorial

Recreating a Bob Ross Painting Tutorial
May 6, 2019

I always watch Bob Ross tutorials on Netflix. One day my friend texted me and wanted to come over and hang out. We both decided to sit down and find a painting to recreate. We chose Episode 14 from Collection...

How to Create an Original Character

How to Create an Original Character
May 1, 2019

An original character can be a great way to express yourself and your creativity. You get to create a being of your own, customizable down to every last detail. Who wouldn't enjoy that? An original character,...

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