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Go out and smell the oils

Go out and smell the oils

Rebecca Meyer, Features Editor, Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Students who pass by Sacred Hearts Academy counselor Keely Carey’s office often notice smells of lavender, peppermint and lemon escaping into the hallways, leading them right to her doorway. The source of the aromatic smells stems from her many essential oils and oil diffuser.   “I starte...

Pick some plants at Paiko

Pick some plants at Paiko

Jasmine Matsumoto, Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

When customers enter Paiko, a plant shop in Kakaako, they are greeted with an assortment of plants, from succulents to tall sprouting ferns and leaves. It has become a place which combines the world of aesthetics and mindfulness with learning how to grow plants. “(Our mission is) education through ...

Customers get a taste of Australia

Customers get a taste of Australia

Grace Kim, Reporter

November 20, 2017


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Meet the neighbor of Paiko botanical boutique: Arvo Cafe. Located in Kakaako, this quaint cafe will satisfy any caffeine or food craving, with an added Australian twist. Sisters Casey Wiggins and Dixie Rose and Rose’s husband first opened Arvo a few years ago. The three were inspired by Australia’s...

Application season takes over autumn

Application season takes over autumn

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

During the autumn season, many spend their time preparing for the holidays and enjoying the cool, crisp air. For most high school seniors, however, pumpkin spiced lattes become close acquaintances in the spirit of college application season; a time that requires burning the midnight oil in order to meet...

Thanksgiving snacks worth gobbling

Thanksgiving snacks worth gobbling

Lucinda Hu

November 13, 2017


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Although Thanksgiving turkey, mashed potatoes, and stuffing are the highlights of this holiday, smaller Thanksgiving snacks are a more convenient option for students to bring to school, while still having its signature Thanksgiving flavor. For those with a sweet tooth, the cinnamon caramel apple pumpkin...

The sisters are here

The sisters are here

Taylor McKenzie, Webmaster, Reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Are you ready for a night full of upbeat music and religious humor? Join the students from Sacred Hearts Academy and Saint Louis in their latest musical production, “Sister Act.” “‘Sister Act’ is an upbeat comedy,” Academy senior Alana Glaser said. “It will be especially funny for Sacred He...

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