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Creative Outlets: Fall Art
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Fall Art

As we near Thanksgiving and enjoy the beautiful leaves and the warming weather, there are several things that come into our minds. What comes to your mind when you think of November and the season of fall? Several pictures from our fellow VPSA students are expressions of some things that […]

Healthy Living: Crispy Fall Snacks
Healthy Living

Healthy Living: Crispy Fall Snacks

Pumpkin and candy seem to envelop us. Fall sweets can be found everywhere, and the many variations on fall treats seem so tempting. Splurge on these delicious, healthy, and easy recipes instead! Zucchini Chips These chips are addicting! Great on-the-go snacks that will keep you full. Be sure to slice […]

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Healthy Living: Lentil, Mushroom, Squash Stew and Pumpkin Muffins

Pumpkin pie, turkey, and other yummy warm desserts all probably come to mind when you hear the word “Thanksgiving.”  One word that might not be on the tip of your tongue: healthy.  It’s very easy to gain a couple pounds this time of year because of all the sugary, buttery […]

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Healthy Living: Heat Up Your Exercise Routine This Fall

Sometimes our lives are just too busy to even think about exercise, especially this time of year,  with fall festivities, Thanksgiving and such.  Even though this is an important part of our lives, exercise tends to be overlooked.  Here is a simple workout routine that will help you get your […]

In the Now: Fall Fashion Tips
In the Now

In the Now: Fall Fashion Tips

Here are five easy ways to take your wardrobe from summer to autumn in style. When we bid farewell to the glorious, sun-kissed days of summer, and autumn gives birth to shorter, crisper days, what can result is us staring at our closets in a confused fog. Before we get […]

Creative Outlets: Thanksgiving
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving has come and gone, but we still want to share our wonderful times with others. Here we are sharing some simple photos that can say more than any amount words or sentences could or can do. With each person’s photo there is a story behind it that is yet […]

DIY: The Thankful Leaves
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DIY: The Thankful Leaves

Every year, a few weeks before Thanksgiving, my family empties our Ball jar of fake fruit and plops it in the middle of the kitchen counter as a seasonal centerpiece. We begin stenciling and cutting out leaves from orange, red, and brown sheets of paper. Eventually, a small pile of […]

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Recipes: Fall Baking 2

Pumpkin-Citrus Bundt Cake Ingredients: 2 c canned pumpkin 1-1/3 c sugar 1-1/4 c fat-free milk 2 eggs 1/2 c orange juice 1/3 c canola oil 1 ½ tsp maple flavoring 1 ½ tsp vanilla extract 1 ½ c all-purpose flour 1 ½ c whole wheat flour 1/4 c ground flaxseed […]

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Recipes: Fall Baking 1

Spice Baked Doughnuts Makes about six doughnuts Ingredients: doughnut pan 1 c flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 1 ½ tsp pumpkin pie spice 1/2 tsp salt 1/3 c sugar 2 tbsp cold, unsalted butter 1/4 c scalded milk 1/4 c 2% greek yogurt 1 egg Pastry […]