Category: Lifestyle

The hidden gems of Schaumburg

Late starts, weekends, and Thanksgiving break are all times for you to relax and hang out with your friends. But, most people don’t want to drive or can’t drive all the way downtown to...

Best ‘Friends’ episodes to watch

From the laughs, the love stories, and their heartbreaks, ‘Friends’ is truly there for you for any mood you’re in. On September 22, 1994, the world was introduced to Chandler Bing, Joey Tribbiani, Ross...

How to be a VSCO girl on a budget

Joyce Shim Kim co-wrote this article. VSCO, originally noted as a popular photo editing app, is creating a new identity among teenage girls. The biggest problem for teens recreating the VSCO girl lifestyle is...

A take on prom cupcakes 2019

This year’s theme for prom is Sweet Escape, and such a theme is perfect for some amazing desserts. However, the dessert for prom was announced to be assorted cupcakes–a simple dessert, but also one...

Basic tips to break pre-prom stress

Sweet Escape Prom 2019 is finally here! With only a few days left until the big event, here are a few basic tips to help mitigate some of the pre-prom stress. Flowers Having a...

How to avoid getting sick

  Spring is finally here, which means butterflies in gardens overflowing with colorful flowers–and consequent sneezing because of the changing environment. In addition to triggering allergies, the transition between the seasons also tends to...

A guide to choosing ethical clothing

There has been an increasing awareness of the issues within the fashion industry–exploitation of workers to produce cheap clothes, using poor quality materials that leads to clothes that deteriorate easily, and the environmental impact...