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How To Be a Super Secret Santa

How To Be a Super Secret Santa

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

December 11, 2016

The holiday season is fast approaching, which, for many people means it's Secret Santa season! This fun tradition has been taking place for several decades and has become many people's favorite part of the holidays. Below are some fun and helpful tips to make the sometimes stressful task of gift-giving...

And That’s The Way The Holiday Cookies Crumble

And That’s The Way The Holiday Cookies Crumble

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016

The holiday season has arrived, and along with it, a multitude of great holiday desserts that are just as loved as the holidays themselves. Among them, one truly stands out from the rest: the holiday cookie. A versatile treat, the cookie can be made to please anybody and bring instant holiday cheer....

Bring Back Etiquette

Bring Back Etiquette

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

In modern social gatherings, what was once was a black and white process has become a middle-grey area. Etiquette has always been present amongst meetings of friends and family, but recently it has faded away, replaced by a new system where people lack basic civil responsibilities. It is time to reintroduce...

Great Meals: With and Without Meat!

Great Meals: With and Without Meat!

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

Cooking meals can be a hassle, but it is significantly harder when eliminating key ingredients because of a lifestyle choice in one's diet. Cooking does not always have to be an inevitable chore, especially with easy recipes that are designed to make time in the kitchen easier. A traditional breakfast...

How Soon is Too Soon: Reusing Outfits

How Soon is Too Soon: Reusing Outfits

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor

November 1, 2016

There comes a time in everyone's life when they are faced with the dilemma of "how soon is too soon to recycle an outfit?" Luckily, here are the three rules on how and when to reuse an outfit! The Monthly Rule: First things first, never repeat an outfit within a week of having worn it. Some people ...

Happy National Peanut Day!

Happy National Peanut Day!

Sara Zamora - Grant, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Sept. 13 marks an important day for Gables students because National Peanut Day is finally here and unlike past years Gables students can celebrate on campus! As Gables enters the 2016-2017 school year the peanut ban has been lifted and the school has been relabeled "peanut aware."  To help you celebra...

Easy Study Tips

Easy Study Tips

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

When it comes to studying most of us prefer to take a nap and be slothful. Studying is often grouped with adjectives like dull and uninteresting. However, studying is beneficial and is a primary key to success. Spice up the way you study with these ideas and you will save yourself from receiving an...

There’s More to April

There’s More to April

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

The highlight of April usually revolves on the start of April 1 known as April fool's day. However, April isn't just about April Fool's day nor the midpoint of spring. Everyday in April is a national recipe day, and focusing on April 25 to April 29 each day is filled with a diverse tasty recipe! Monday: Nationa...

De-stress for the Test

De-stress for the Test

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

The beginning of spring marks the start of testing season and for high school students this means late-night cramming and  coffee binges. From one day to the next, school becomes a never ending cycle of extra homework and frustrated teachers, as the whole school prepares for the endless test that is...

How to Build the Perfect Resume

How to Build the Perfect Resume

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

April 12, 2016

With scholarship deadlines around the corner, knowing how to make the perfect resume is key. Here's an easy and simplified resume break down that will guide you from start to finish. First things first: What is a resume? A resume is basically all your skills, experiences and accomplishments summar...

Make the Most of Your Camping Experience

Make the Most of Your Camping Experience

Jake Paz, Opinion Editor

April 8, 2016

Out of all the things to do during break, camping isn't usually the first thing that comes into mind. It may seem daunting at first, but camping can actually be really easy and enjoyable with the proper planning and gear. Here are some important tips and tricks that will help those who want to reconnect...

How To: Prepare for Exam Season

How To: Prepare for Exam Season

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 6, 2016

April is upon us! In a month, the dreaded weeks of testing begin. Any Olympian knows preparing for a feat of endurance takes a lot of work and planning and getting ready for testing day is no different. Get ready for testing season with six easy steps: 1. Don't rush it! Though it is hard to get ...

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