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Breaking Out Of A Bad Mood

Breaking Out Of A Bad Mood

Mia Galex, Staff Writer
May 9, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Sometimes snapping out of a bad mood can be difficult, making the day stretch on for hours. But it doesn't have to feel this way! Next time your feeling down don't just sit around and wait for it to pass; instead, take precaution by figuring out what is putting you in a bad mood and how to get ov...

How to Create the Perfect Workout Routine

How to Create the Perfect Workout Routine

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor
May 2, 2017
Filed under Health & Fitness, How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Tired of the same workout routine? Wish you could upgrade to a more effective workout that is created just for you? If yes, you are in luck because you can create a new routine right now using these four tips to an effective workout routine! Tip #1: Ask yourself : "How much time can I devote to exerci...

Surviving the Last Stretch

Albany Muria, Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Only a month and a half until the end of the school year and most of you are already in Summer-mode and have left your school mindset behind. But beware, AP and IB exams are quickly approaching! Therefore, it's extremely important that you give it your best these next few weeks to end the year strong....

Waffle Makers: The New Panini Press

Waffle Makers: The New Panini Press

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories

Question of The Day: Why use a panini press when you can use a waffle maker instead? Just when you thought that people could not get any more creative, they have begun to use a waffle maker to make more than just waffles. This phenomenon has become a kitchen revolution and has taken over the nation...

Leave Your Skin Feeling Great With These Exfoliating Creams

Leave Your Skin Feeling Great With These Exfoliating Creams

Mia Galex, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

The majority of teenagers experience breakouts, whether it's acne, pimples, or zits. One of the key steps to reducing breakouts and having radiant, younger skin is exfoliating!  Exfoliating is an easy treatment that helps get rid of dead skin cells.  Here are some easy DIY facial scrubs to help bo...

Celebrate Pi Day the Pi(E) Way

Celebrate Pi Day the Pi(E) Way

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
March 14, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

March 14 is also known as Pi Day for its numerical significance (3/14, 3.14). What better way to celebrate Pi Day than by sitting back and eating a pie full of Pi day puns. Instead of buying a standard pie at the store, you can now spice up your Pi Day by making one of these three easy Pi Pie recipes. Cook...

If You’re Going to Cheat, Do it Right!

If You’re Going to Cheat, Do it Right!

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor
February 17, 2017
Filed under Health & Fitness, How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

To cheat or not to cheat? That's the real question. We all know the dilemma: you have done everything right. You set a dieting plan and you've stuck by it! You think: A cookie wouldn't hurt, right? And you know what? You're more correct than you know! Yeah, that's right! The infamous cheat meal. For years,...

Bad Hair Day? Try These Braids!

Bad Hair Day? Try These Braids!

Albany Muria, Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Ever had a bad hair day? Braids are the quickest and best fix for those days you wake up late on a school day. Check out the millions of YouTube videos available on how to braid you hair. Do not worry if you are not skilled in braiding, you can always ask a friend. "I always end up doing braids...

Combatting America’s Number One Fear: Public Speaking

Combatting America’s Number One Fear: Public Speaking

Emily Simon, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Most people are more terrified of public speaking than they are of death. Topping the list of people's worst fears, the art of public speaking can not only be nerve-wracking but also difficult. Although the fear of presenting to the public may never fade, here are a few tips that can assist in making...

Start Your Morning (and the New Year) Right: National Granola Bar Day

Start Your Morning (and the New Year) Right: National Granola Bar Day

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer
January 21, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Granola bars have long been one of the most popular snacks found in the lunch boxes of Americans. It is no surprise that the beloved snack has earned its own national day. On Jan. 21, National Granola Bar Day is celebrated nationwide by granola-enthusiasts, as well as people who just casually enjoy a...

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor
January 13, 2017
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories

The 21st century is the age of technology, so take advantage of it! Whether you need a chapter or lesson review, homework help or even just a refresher, the internet should be your go-to tool. No matter what, google knows the answer! Just be careful - while the internet can generate almost any correct...

Packing Made Simple

Packing Made Simple

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor
December 28, 2016
Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories

Traveler's procrastination is normal, especially in the days leading up to the great getaway. Luckily for you, CavsConnect has a few tips on how to quickly and correctly pack for travel! "I believe in traveling light. I always hate when I have to lug around a big suitcase full of clothes I probably...

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