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Turkish coffee shortbread cookies. Photo by Cierra Noffke
Baking for Beginners: Stress-free shortbread cookies
Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor • September 10, 2020
This recipe, a variation on shortbread cookies, is for Turkish Coffee Shortbread Cookies and takes in entirety about 20 minutes to make (10 min to prep, 10 min to bake).
Photo by Lauren Wessell
Baking for Beginners: No-Bake Cookies
Lauren Wessell, Managing Editor • June 2, 2020

In this edition of Baking for Beginners, we are not baking! At all! These will be the easiest cookies you will EVER make. I found this recipe here and...

Fresh banana peanut butter pancakes. Photo by Lauren Wessell.
Baking for beginners: Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes
Lauren Wessell, Managing Editor • May 18, 2020

This quick and simple pancake recipe is a great way to switch up your morning routine during the pandemic! I based my pancakes off of this recipe from the...

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Baking for beginners: Chocolate Chess Pie
Lauren Wessell April 25, 2020

Before the pandemic, my baking skills were limited to boxed brownies and transferring cookie dough from the packaging to the pan. But now, during...

TacoRoos location at S College and College Acres, pictured as of 23 November 2019.
Cookout-owned TacoRoos to open soon near campus
Jacob Sawyer, Staff Writer • November 23, 2019

TacoRoos, a taco restaurant owned by the burger chain CookOut, is set to soon open on the corner of College Road and College Acres Drive. The...

A big Thanksgiving meal is an American tradition, but overeating on holidays happens in countries all over the world, according to a new study.
14 tips for holiday healthy eating
Sydney Blair, Contributing Writer • November 22, 2019

Nearly 10 Thanksgivings ago, I ate too much turkey and ended up on the couch nearly in tears from my own physical discomfort. Although I was...

The United States Department of Agriculture released on June 2 the MyPlate ( graphic that replaces the familiar food pyramid. It emphasizes fruit, vegetable, grains, protein and dairy foods. (Allison Long/Kansas City Star/MCT)
Food for thought: Q&A with campus dietitian
Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor • April 13, 2019

Eating “healthy” can be difficult for students. There are several ways to get information on healthy eating and “dieting,” like social...

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Best features of Wilmington coffee shops
Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor • March 10, 2019

Although many people have been to at least one coffee shop in Wilmington, they may not stop to think about what makes some of the shops special...

Photo credit: Rebekah Ferrell
REVIEW: P.T.’s Olde Fashioned Grille
Rebekah Ferrell, Contributing Writer • February 15, 2019
Where I’m from, we don’t have a P.T.’s Old Fashioned Grille, so I can assure you that if I had tasted then what I’ve tasted now, I would have moved South a lot sooner. P.T.’s is a franchise restaurant in North Carolina that seems to cater primarily to college-age students.
The Grinders Caffe
Grinders Caffe' reopens at new location
Jonny Berrios, Staff Writer • February 13, 2019

Grinders Caffe’, known for its creative atmosphere and great coffee, has relocated and reopened within the vicinity of UNC Wilmington. The...

The storefront of the Causeway Cafe, located in Wrightsville Beach. The restaurant, which opened in 1987, will close its doors on Sunday, Nov. 4.
Wrightsville Beach favorite Causeway Cafe closing this weekend
Noah Thomas, Editor in Chief • October 30, 2018

After more than three decades of service to the people of Wilmington, Causeway Cafe will close this Sunday, Nov. 4 to coincide with the retirement...

One of the many Operation BBQ Relief trucks on site at the old Kmart parking lot.
Operation BBQ Relief serving more than just BBQ
Veronica Wernicke and Amanda Hagy • October 4, 2018

In the aftermath of a hurricane like Florence, devastation and destruction take their toll on the community. People can be left without homes,...

Beer happy: How to fully enjoy an adult beverage in the Port City
Beer happy: How to fully enjoy an adult beverage in the Port City
Amanda Hagy, Contributing Writer • April 19, 2018

For some college students, having to choose between shotgunning a Bud or Natty Light is a familiar dilemma, and downing four or five beers within...

On a Budget: mushroom stroganoff
April 13, 2018

“On a Budget” is your go-to source for easy, wholesome and tasty recipes adapted for maximum health and minimum cost. Tune in for a variety...

On a budget: lemon pancake bars
On a budget: lemon pancake bars
Lindsay Scott, Contributing Writer • March 30, 2018

“On a Budget” is your go-to source for easy, wholesome and tasty recipes adapted for maximum health and minimum cost. Tune in for a variety...

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