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Valentine’s Day D.I.Y. Gifts

Fatima Hernandez Reporter for The Silver Script Valentine’s Day is coming up soon and here are a few DIY gifts under five dollars. Candy mason jar What you will need: A mason jar   Ribbon Loose  unwrapped candy Wrapped candy Step 1:Open your package of unwrapped candy. Step 2: Pour it in the mason jar

Inexpensive Holiday Gifts

 Keila Vives reporter for the Silver Script Christmas is on its way, here are three simple homemade Christmas gifts that are easy to make and affordable. DIY Hot Cocoa Mix Ornaments Ingredients 1 serving package of instant hot chocolate mix (pre-made of any brand/ flavor, your choice) Sprinkles – your preference Peppermint, hard candy –

Tips for Surviving your First Year of College

Adriana Sanchez, Reporter for the Silver Script Whether you are entering as a first generation college student or not, the transition from high school to college can be difficult; here are some tips to help you get by.   Prior to your first day at school, visit the campus during the summer to get a

Your guide to actually doing things over Summer

You don’t have to go far to have a great Summer. Discover places in your hometown of L.A. Hollywood Sign Hike Trial One of the first places you should visit this Summer is the Hollywood Sign hike trail. It takes about two hours but the view makes it all worthwhile. Though there is a gate

Easy, and Inexpensive DIY’s for this Valentine’s Day

     Without enough time, enough money, and Valentine’s Day around the corner, the perfect gift for a friend or significant other may not be easy to find. But with these quick, easy, and inexpensive DIY’s, Valentines day will be a breeze. These DIY’s are the quickest way to your gift receiver’s heart. What to

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Valentine’s Day Dinner Recipes

Do you ever feel like you’re going to fall short of an impressive Valentines Day?  Valentine’s Day is all about impressing your loved one and making them actually feel cherished. With money on your mind, it may be hard to pull through. But here are some easy and inexpensive recipes to show you care! This

DIY Gifts for Valentine’s Day

You could make cookies like everyone else in the world on Valentines day or you could  make a Heart [Candy] Eating Golden Dinosaur!   Step 1: Get a dinosaur (preferably T-Rex) and hearts to place on a matt.   Step 2: Get primer and spray the entire model.  Step 3:  Let it dry for 5 to

A Fruity Start

Strawberry-Banana  Smoothie (Serves 2 // 159 calories per serving) What you will need: 1 cup clean and cut strawberries (fresh or frozen) 1 tbsp honey 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 cup nonfat plain yogurt or nonfat milk 1 cut banana (fresh or frozen) 7 ice cubes if using fresh fruit Directions: * Recipe originally from