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The Wild Hunt

An Indian Blanket grows in a field of grass
Quick guide to Texas wildflowers
February 26, 2020

Wildflowers are one of the many staples of the spring season. They grow in a variety of places; from vast fields to the little slivers of grass on the side of the road. Sometimes, identifying the different...

Holiday Cheer You Can Eat

The chocolate peppermint bundt cake, freshly iced and ready to serve.
Recipes to embrace the holiday season
December 6, 2019

During the winter, one of my favorite activities is baking. Over the years, I've discovered these two chocolate-packed recipes. They are easy to make and taste delicious.   Chocolate Peppermint Bundt...

Not in Kansas Anymore

Senior and online editor MackenseyD following the yellow brick road into Art Factory to see The
Art Factory’s twist on The Wizard of Oz
December 4, 2019

In honor of the 80th anniversary of the beloved film, Art Factory, a small professional theatre just outside of downtown, put on a reimagined production of The Wizard of Oz. I am not the biggest fan of...

So You Wanna Be a Star?

The cast of Junie B. Jones performs
How to be involved in Cy Woods' theatre
November 1, 2019

Growing up, did you spend hours in front of your television watching High School Musical? Did you dress up as Gabriella or Troy for Halloween and put on one man versions of “Stick to the Status Quo”...

Elevate the Date

A ferris wheel at Kemah Boardwalk
Fun date ideas
May 19, 2019

The Houston Zoo Looking at animals and walking around is something you can do to get to know a person better. Walking also makes for good conversation, and it is different than walking in just a...

Summer Spots

Houston skyline
Take a look at all the best places in Houston to take summer pictures.
April 25, 2019

Hey, Wildcats, it's almost that time of year that we have all been desperately waiting for: summer. Summer is just around the corner, and here are a few places around the city that are guaranteed to provide...

Prom On A Budget

A Prom Corsage
Five ways To Save Money On The Big Night
March 8, 2019

  Get Ready With Friends- Many people do use a salon to get their makeup, nails and hair done. But a friend can be just as great and so much fun. If you commission a friend, you can still look...

What does it take to Start a Club?

A Cy Woods
Behind the scenes
February 27, 2019

Clubs are a great way to connect people with similar interests, yet no one talks about how that club that brought all your friends together started. Joining and participating is easy, but what happened...

In-N-Out is coming to Houston

A meal from In-N-Out.
California based restaurant is taking its place in Katy
October 20, 2018

The famous burger chain, In-N-Out burger has purchased property in Katy at the intersection of I-10 and Katy Fort Bend Road. It has been a long time coming for this chain to reach Houston. There have...

Local Fashionistas

Jane Stovall posing for  a shoot
All you need to know about our Trendiest Wildcats
October 11, 2018

Waking up at 6 a.m. and still managing to look fresh is seemingly impossible for most students. However, when it comes to junior Collin Bass and senior Jane Stovall, it is a piece of cake.     Collin...

An Arm Full of Groceries

H Mart uses their slogan,
korean supermarket serves more than just groceries
August 17, 2018

H Mart is an Asian supermarket headquartered in New Jersey but can also be found all across the whole United States, Canada and even London.  The H stands for "Hanareum," which translates to "one arm...

Ice Valley: A Review

Ice Valley: A Review
Smoothie and boba tea hangout
August 13, 2018

This might seem a little biased since I work here, but Ice Valley is by far one of the best boba tea shops in Cypress. Here's why: Everyday, Ice Valley makes new tea and new tapioca instead of just...

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