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DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts

DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts

Haley Brenk, Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts Turkey day is around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the fall festivities than with some do-it-yourself crafts you can do with your friends and family. Here’s a list of some crafty things to do over break. Gobble gobble. Pine cone card holder Things yo...

DIY: Graduation Party Ideas

Vanessa Chaires, Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Congrats, seniors! You made it. With graduation in the not so distant future and parties being planned to celebrate our accomplishments, here are some ideas for things you could have at your special event: Party Poppers-   Decorative paper or markers Tissue paper (to cap the confetti popper...

DIY: Two Easy Christmas Recipes

Katherine Nolasco, Reporter, Marketing Manager

December 6, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Winter break is almost here, which means more time to bake holiday treats. Sometimes we don’t want to take the time to head towards the store.  When it comes to baking treats, you may have to use ingredients you have around the house already. Here are two easy DIY Christmas recipes to do with...

Thanksgiving Recipes: A savory and sweet event

Alex Badillo, Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

As people prepare to get together, enjoy a feast and give thanks for everything great in their lives, it’s time to explore all the unique dishes that are available during Thanksgiving, even though we could probably prepare all of these dishes on a smaller scale anytime during the year. Savory Recipes...

Fall DIY: Leaf Bowl

Vanessa Chaires, Reporter, Calendar Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Fall is such an exciting season for me as well as others who enjoy cozying up in blankets and jackets thanks to the cold front. There's also Halloween and my favorite holiday Thanksgiving, because well there's food involved. Usually on Thanksgiving your mom brings out the fancy dining set and fall d...

Fall DIY: Pumpkin Bars

Paige Ramsey, Reporter, Online Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

It’s fall, and if you’re anything like me then you know that fall is the best season. The colors are great. It’s not as hot as a Texas summer but is still warmer than a Texas winter (which, as someone who hasn’t lived anywhere other than Houston, are pretty cold). And of course, the food. Fall...

Let’s Roll To Hoco: Tips for asking your date to Homecoming

Laura Perich, Reporter, Social Media Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Homecoming is right around the corner, and Mav’ can't hold their excitement, If you wish to ask your significant other to homecoming but don't know how, just keep reading! In this article there are many examples that can inspire you to ask your partner. Here are tips that can help you out.   &n...

Raindrop Cake

Raindrop Cake

Gaby Hilado, Reporter

March 7, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

After surfing the web for hours, I came across this really cool recipe on how to make a raindrop cake. A raindrop cake is basically a jello-like cake which originated in Japan. When eating a raindrop cake, it feels like “eating a giant raindrop.” I thought it had a really cool and unique appeara...

DIY Aquarium Jello

DIY Aquarium Jello

Kalyssa Meyer, Abby Tijerina, Reporter, Co-Event Planner

February 28, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Aquarium Jello   As Spring Break approaches, you might be thinking of hosting some get togethers with your closest friends and a fun, delicious snack is just what you need to make the party come alive! This colorful jello recipe will surely put a smile on everyone's face.   Mater...

Mini S’mores Pie

Vanessa Chaires, Equipment Manager

February 22, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Living in Texas, it’s no surprise when a couple showers of rain come in and ruin our plans. Plans such as camping and bonfires involving s’mores. So here’s a quick recipe where you can have some s’mores goodies indoors.   Ingredients: Crust 1 box refrigerated pie crust 8 graham cracker squares, finely crushed (or purchase graham crumbs, abo...

DIY Secret Book Box Storage

Gaby Hilado, Reporter

January 10, 2017


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

I absolutely love books, and if you’re like me, you probably have a lot of them. Unfortunately, I have a lot of old books just sitting on my shelf but after I saw a video on YouTube on how to upcycle an old book, I decided to try it out.   Things You’ll Need:   Book ...

DIY Christmas Candy Cane Wreath

Kalyssa Meyer, Co-Event Planner, Reporter

December 14, 2016


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

It's holiday season and gift giving is near grab some candy canes and Christmas cheer! If you need a gift to give to someone you love, a Christmas candy cane wreath is a great option.   Materials 20 candy canes 1 centerpiece of your choosing (gift cards, chocolate, bow) Hot glue gun and...

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