Avocado Toast of the Issue

Avocado Toast of the Issue

Juliana Rosen '21 & Maddie Levey '21 Having the sudden urge to eat some avocado toast? Well, you are in luck because we went around Menlo Park, Palo Alto, and San Carlos and chose the best toasts in town. Avocado toast is an item that has recently emerged from the shadows and has made a large breakthrough in the Bay Area. Although it may be thought of as a “basic” food item, it is a great source of nutritious fats and healthy carbs to give you a surge of energy. Each restaurant has its own twist on the beloved toast,…
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Smoothie of the Issue

Smoothie of the Issue

Juliana Rosen '21 & Maddie Levey '21 Looking for a delicious, energizing smoothie? You are reading the right article! Welcome to your seasonal food and beverage review. Each issue we will choose one type of food or drink that we feel is very essential to the lives of you gators. Then, we will go to three or four stores that serve that food item. This issue, we decided to focus on finding the best smoothie at Stanford Shopping Center. We tried different smoothies from Jamba Juice, Joe and the Juice, and Pressed Juicery. Here is what our taste buds decided:…
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Target is the Best

Target is the Best

Schoettler '20 Don’t you guys think that Target is absolutely lit? (yeah, it’s probably just me; but hear me out.) I love Target. They have genuinely cool clothes that are of pretty good quality, and as a bonus they’ll cost less than any Tommy Bahamas or Hollister alternatives.  ‘Fashion’ isn’t about the price or quality of an outfit; it’s about the style, and most importantly the confidence you wear with it. You could wear jeans ripped from overuse, paired with an oversized and stained hoodie, and still come off as cool; just puff out your chest and act confident. (Of…
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7 Tips for Falling Asleep Faster

Selma O'Malley '22 School started last month, but most of us are not used to a new sleep schedule. Some of us even go from twelve hours of sleep over the summer to five. A common issue when sleeping is taking a long time to actually get to sleep. With all the stress and anxiety in our lives, it can take a lot longer for teens to fall asleep. Here are seven tips to get to sleep faster. 1. Limit your time on your phone or device before bed: Many studies show that the blue light that phones, iPads, and…
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Halloween Costumes

Halloween Costumes

Erin Duane '20 A few days from now it will be Halloween, and with that comes boys in jerseys, “dressed” up as a player, and girls in some form of an outfit that is made into a costume with the addition of ears. While the boys obviously spend no time on their costumes, and I know this to be a fact because I have four older brothers, those simple costumes worn by girls are anything but. Any girls reading this will know exactly what I am talking about, but boys listen up. If a girl’s Halloween costume looks effortless, it…
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