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Keeping Busy in Quarantine

Quarantine has had a huge effect on many Americans, particularly those stuck inside most hours of the day. With this huge shift in daily routines leaving many feeling disoriented or bored, entertaining hobbies are a good way to regain some semblance of normalcy. Trying new hobbies is also an effective way to stay busy during […]

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Fudge: To Share or Not to Share?

As the last of the leaves fall from the trees and a bitter chill fills the air, thoughts of sitting by a cozy fire, warm cocoa in hand, start to appear in everyone’s minds. It seems like the snow on the ground sends a plague of laziness throughout the Northern Hemisphere and reduces everyone to […]

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DIY garland

Fall is the time of the year where people begin to close the windows and shut the doors and snuggling down with a cup of hot tea and blanket. Being bunkered down all day inside can start to dwell on one’s emotions, especially if the decorations are gloomy. Here is a fun tutorial on how to make […]

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DIY Watercolor Background Card

With the latest technology making it simple to send a single “hey” text to five different friends at once, card crafting is now a lost art. Spring is just around the corner and with it a fresh start. Now is the time to break out those creative skills and create this beautiful watercolor background card. […]

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Easy DIY Holiday Gifts

The holiday season is full of fun, snow, and shopping. Every year stores get an influx of customers looking for the perfect gifts for their family and friends. Those gifts are expensive, though, especially if one has a lot of people to shop for. Here are some fun DIY gifts that will save a few […]

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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

The holiday season is finally here and with it come holiday cookies. It is time to break out the old cookie sheets and gather the family around to help bake a batch of this iconic dessert. Having trouble deciding which recipe to use? Try this super simple white chocolate macadamia nut cookie. A perfect mixture […]

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DIY Nail Art Tutorial

Everyone loves beautiful nail art, but it makes it that much better when it can be done by yourself. This DIY tutorial gives step by step directions to achieve this glorious look. Step 1: Begin by drying the surface of the nails by using a cotton pad or paper towel and rubbing alcohol. Lightly dab […]

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Federalism Cookies

It is a great day when a teacher decides the best way to learn is through a Federalism Fiesta. Here at Camas, one such amazing teacher exists, and her name is Mrs. Bridges. According to Bridges, an AP Government teacher, federalism can be easily explained through cookies. Delicious peanut butter cookies with a Hershey’s Kiss […]