By: Amanda Guillen You walk into a coffee shop for the first time. Yet the coffee bean aroma, the soft jazz music playing and even the way the sofa chairs are arranged seem so familiar to you. This weird feeling takes over as you fight with the idea that you’ve been here before. Impossible, you think, but you can’t seem to shake the feeling. Maybe … Continue reading Déjà Vu and You
By: Hayli Zuccola We live in a fast-paced society. We are always on the go or busy with school, work or other activities. Sometimes it’s good to take a break from our crazy lives and take time out to have fun. Here is a list of simple and cheap ways to have fun without traveling too far. Have a picnic outside Spend the day with … Continue reading Make Time To Have Some Fun
By: Anagabriela Medina For those of us who travel a lot or have family and friends around the world, you know the struggle of trying to understand time zones. So, why exactly do they exist? Well, let’s bring in some science for this. If you remember, the Earth spins on an imaginary axis with each complete rotation taking 24 hours to complete, creating what we … Continue reading What’s The Deal With Time Zones?
By: Kathryn Williams When you think of time, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Probably a clock, and I imagine, a clock face: a watch, an alarm clock, Big Ben. I doubt you thought of the Apple Watch. The first modern clock came to the world in 1511 thanks to Peter Henlein, a German inventor. It didn’t keep time correctly, and often … Continue reading Analog is So Much Classier Than Digital
By: Taryn Tacher Does your room look a little dull? Are the walls lacking that trendy flair you only find in Urban Outfitters store windows? Are you just too busy to decorate your room to reflect your personality? In less than an hour, you can create a beautiful and unique dream catcher that will transform any barren wall. Materials: Plastic or wooden embroidery hoop Spool … Continue reading Quick DIY Room Décor
By: Andrea Sarcos Looking back at some of my favorite photo shoots, this smoke photography one was one of my favorites. My friend and classmate Camila Guillen served as the beauty, and my rain-scented incense served as the beast. As challenging as it was to chase and capture untamed smoke, I’ll give you some tips below on how I managed to get a few shots. … Continue reading How To Photograph Smoke
By: Taryn Tacher We are all in a race against time. Though we may never win the race, there are some ways we can seemingly turn back the clock and fight the inevitable effects of aging. I concocted a recipe for an anti-aging facial scrub using ingredients that rejuvenate the skin and keep it looking young. Avocado is full of antioxidants that help thicken the … Continue reading Homemade Anti-Aging Products
By: Colleen McTiernan Buying presents for friends and loved ones can be difficult. Finding the perfect gift while staying in budget takes more time than you usually expect. To help ease this process, here’s a list of some of my personal go-to present ideas. Customized Wine Glass Drinking wine by itself is enjoyable, but drinking wine in your very own “Harry Potter” themed wine glass? … Continue reading No Time Like The Present