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Egg-celent? Or Nog?

Egg-celent? Or Nog?

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

December 24, 2019

One of the most popular drinks during the holidays is eggnog. This drink, which has been around since the medieval times, is still made with the same core ingredients- milk, eggs, cream and sugar. These ingredients combine into a drink that is slightly more viscous than milk, with a flavor profile unlike...

The Impact of Your Christmas Tree on the Environment

The Impact of Your Christmas Tree on the Environment

Annabella Rivera, Staff Writer

December 23, 2019

With Christmas coming up and the winter holidays being a time for excessive spending, do people ever stop to think about how their purchases affect the environment? Every wrapping paper roll and every present bought will eventually end up in a landfill, with their destiny of polluting the earth being...

Have Yourself a Merry Little Florida Christmas

Have Yourself a Merry Little Florida Christmas

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

December 23, 2019

As December rolls in and the holiday season begins to unfold, Floridians might have a bit of a difficulty to find Christmas spirit. With sunny days and weather not passing below the 50's, its hard to feel like it's Christmas time at all. Although this might be true, there are many different types of...

‘Tis the Season for Homemade Holiday Cheer

‘Tis the Season for Homemade Holiday Cheer

Jeannette Perez, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

The holidays have finally arrived, and 'tis the season to spend all your hard-earned money on thoughtful gifts for the special people in your life. Sometimes, though, presents can add up to become quite costly.  Below are some inexpensive and fun ways to spice up your Christmas decorations this year...

Which Holiday Are You?

Which Holiday Are You?

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

There are many different holidays that are celebrated over the year. There are the iconic ones that we all love, Christmas, Halloween, New Years etc. There are also the less appreciated ones, St. Valentine's Day, St. Patricks Day, Thanksgiving etc. However, they all bring joy into our hearts whether...

Christmas Generation List: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Christmas Generation List: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019

Christmas is a time to be with friends and family and to give to others. Throughout history, people have celebrated the holiday in many different ways. As time has gone on, Christmas traditions have changed, and so have children's gift wish lists. Millennials Generation Y, Gen Next  Fr...

Winter Break in Miami

Winter Break in Miami

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018

Many people travel to different places all around the world for the holidays, but Miami is also an excellent place to spend your winter break! However, participating in exciting events while on break can be overly expensive. For this reason, we researched different events that are not only entertaining,...

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 18, 2018

Christmas break is that 2 week vacation at the end of the year that students and parents alike can't wait for. Although many people usually spend it with family, many people are often uncertain on the best way to spend their holidays. Take this quiz and see for yourself! https://www.playbuzz.com/item/29310876-cf56-4d89-8c81-2e79d289577c

Interact Carols for the Holidays

Interact Carols for the Holidays

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018

Interact is a club known for giving the Gables' student body countless opportunities to volunteer and engage in their community through the form of service. From Nov. 28 to Dec. 2, at the Biltmore Hotel, Interact offered their members the chance to participate in a caroling competition. Club members...

Fuzzy Socks, Hot Cocoa, and These Holiday Tunes

Fuzzy Socks, Hot Cocoa, and These Holiday Tunes

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is great for spending time with your loved ones and taking a break from the troubles of the rest of the year. Even if you do not celebrate any holidays, you can always enjoy a cup of hot cocoa or listen to some of your favorite winter...

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

It's time to switch things up for the holidays, a change from the old traditional tree look you use every year. Red and green ball ornaments are great, but you've probably been there done that, it is time to restore and strive for a unique tree during the holidays. The Riga tree in 1510 was the fi...

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