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Students gear up for fall season

Evan Gregor, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

Whether on the water or in the woods, fall in Wisconsin is a special season for outdoor enthusiasts. The cooling weather and shortening days cause changes in wildlife that attract anglers and hunters alike. “The fish we’re looking for at this time of year are the ones trying to gorge themselves f...

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

Alex Salas, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Pumpkin Spice Lattes around Whitewater Autumn has arrived and the famous pumpkin spice latte (PSL) has made an appearance in Whitewater. Three local businesses are serving the seasonal drink: Willie’s 360, McDonald’s and The SweetSpot Café. Each business makes their latte with similar ingredients...

DIY: Fall Decorations

Jordan Barker, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

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’ll need: a canvas (size of your choosing), small branch with a few leaves and spray paint. Before a...

PL&H: Hot apple cider… with a twist

PL&H: Hot apple cider… with a twist

September 23, 2015

  By Alex Salas Spet. 23, 2015 Hello all! My name is Alex Salas and I’m a sophomore here at UW-Whitewater. This is my first year writing for the Royal Purple and writing a blog in general. I’m excited to share my likes, dislikes and thoughts on anything and everything with you. You...

Eat This! Apple Cider Float

October 24, 2012

Apple Cider Float   The Steps 1.  You will need vanilla ice cream, apple cider, one cinnamon stick and nutmeg. 2.  Heat 2 cups apple cider with the cinnamon stick over medium heat until warm (about 5 minutes). 3.  Put a scoop of ice cream into your glass. 4.  Pour warmed cider over ic...

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