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DIY: Fall Decorations

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 12

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

Fall is here! The leaves are starting to change, and it’s the perfect time to start crafting. So make a warm drink, put your slippers on and enjoy these simple, inexpensive crafts to spice up your room. Canvas: What you’l...

Comic Corner: Pokemon to-go

Alex Baumann, Staff Cartoonist

October 12

Filed under Comic Corner, Lifestyle

Dear Ellie: Procrastination Contemplation

Ellie Weidner, Staff Writer

October 12

Filed under Dear Ellie, Lifestyle

Procrastination is a problem that, unfortunately, many of us struggle with. I have had many issues putting off what I need to do as much as I can. Here are a few things that have helped me lessen my procrastination, along with s...

21 & over: Help on your hangover

Kate Larson, Staff Writer

October 12

Filed under 21 and Over Club, Lifestyle

Graphic by Carlie Sue Herrick, graphics editor Your head is pounding, you feel shaky, and you may or may not throw up any second here. You went out last night and are experiencing an intense hangover. According to Mayo Clinic, whe...

Sucess as a Scholar: 10 Ways to Manage Time

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 5

Filed under Lifestyle

1. Get a planner. The best way to stay on top of tasks is to see them written down in the same place. It will give you an idea of what you have going on that week. 2. The syllabus your professor gave you is your guide for the ...

Dear Ellie: Introverted vs Extroverted Roomates

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

October 5

Filed under DIY, Lifestyle

"Dear Ellie, “My roommate is really quiet and I find it hard to start conversations with her. It’s beginning to get awkward. How can I change this?” Sara B. Dear Sara B.,- That’s a tough one. Having a quiet roommat...

Eating healthy for the un-wealthy: Local Grocers in Whitewater

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

September 28

Filed under Lifestyle

Simply Convenient: This store is true to its name as it is located downtown, in a very convenient location for students who live nearby and need to pick up small items. As far as health goes, a majority of the food they have in ...

Toppers Pizza’s Whitewater Roots

Ashley McCallum, Co-Editor in Cheif

September 28

Filed under Lifestyle

When hungry pizza eaters walk, run or sometimes stagger into Whitewater’s Toppers Pizza, they also move past Toppers Pizzas World Headquarters- where people from all over the country have come through to learn how they can ...

DIY: Whitewater City Market inspired smoothie

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

September 28

Filed under Lifestyle, People of Whitewater

Trying to live a healthy lifestyle on a limited budget? When buying produce, there is nothing like giving back to the community while getting the best quality product. That’s where Whitewater’s City Market comes in. The City...

Health as a Whole: an Ode to the Extrodinary Mind

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

September 21

Filed under Lifestyle

The human brain is complex: an obvious statement. Yet we continue to allow what we don’t understand about the mind suppress us. We as humans have been wired to see academic success as an objective matter from a young age. While ...

Classic or Plastic: House Hold Life Hacks

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

September 21

Filed under Lifestyle

The strain we put on ourselves to thrive in school leads us to seek ways to advance our tactics towards success. Thankfully, myths, legends, folk tales, mainstream pop culture and our grandmothers have an archive of beneficial...

We’ve All Been There: Locked Out

Alena Purpero, Lifestyle Editor

September 21

Filed under Lifestyle, We've All Been There

Embracing your embarrassment builds character and that is what the Lifestyle section of the Royal Purple is all about. Share a story with us that, despite your previously rosey cheeks and sweaty palms, is now an amusing narra...

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