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Easy Recipes to Make During Quarantine

Some easy quarantine recipes that can cure the boredom everyone is feeling right now.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

Due to the coronavirus and the consequential quarantine that has occurred, staying at home can become extremely boring. However, there is always that one thing that can bring a bored teenager comfort and temporary entertainment—food. A great way to take your mind off of the stress and uncertainty that...

Cooking with Ms.Vera: Episode 2

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

April 7, 2020

Italian Rice Croquettes ​​Ingredients ​​1 chicken breast or (left or proteins) ​​½ cup of cooked white rice ​​¼ cup of grated Parmesan cheese ​​2 Tablespoons of dry bread crumbs ​​1 egg ​​½ teaspoon dry Italian herbs ​​Salt and Pepper to tasted ...

Cooking with Ms.Vera: Episode 1

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

Ingredients for Lasagna Roll-Ups: 8 lasagna noodles 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 of a teaspoon of garlic powder or 2 lager cloves garlic minced 1 cup ricotta cheese 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese, or to taste Directions: Prep ...

The Worlds Famous Cake that Lived Up to Its Name

The famous Christina Tosi funfetti cake.

Melanie Estrada, Staff Witer

October 1, 2018

Our Rating: A Christina Tosi founded Milk Bar on Nov. 15, 2008 when she was only 27 years old. Today, Milk Bar is a world-renowned bakery worth over a million dollars. Milk Bar specializes in all things dessert offering a wide variety of pastries, but its claim to fame is by far the funfetti...

There’s More to April

Visual of a blueberry pie celebrating National Blueberry Pie Day.

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...

How To: Brighten Up A Rainy Day

Don't let rain mess your day up, know what to do when it strikes.

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016

Have your plans ever been foiled by the rain that comes out of nowhere in Miami? Do not let weather prevent you from enjoying your day! Here are a few things that you can do on a rainy day: Movie Night or Day: Don't let rain ruin your plans to go out with your friends. Have your friends go to yo...

Ms. Vera Cooking Up Some Future Scholarships

Ms. Vera being presented the culinary grant.

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

September 11, 2015

Every year, the Coral Gables Community Foundation gives out a $10,000 scholarship. Mary Snow, a Gables alumnus and Committee Director for the Coral Gables Community Foundation, was able to present the grant to the students and Ms. Vera. The foundation raised this money for the culinary students at...

Little Palm Island Field Trip

Students pose for a picture on Little Palm Island.

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

June 13, 2015

Ms. Vera took her cooking students on a fun field trip to Little Palm Island. They got to experience fine service and learn about the work done in high end resorts. It was a very memorable fro her students, many of which want to go in to this line of work. Q: When and where did your advanced cooking students go on a...

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