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Coo-coo for coconuts

Coo-coo for coconuts

Alex Pigeon, Writer
March 2
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

What does coconut oil do, you may ask? Well, the better question is, what doesn't it do?

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Why it’s time to cut ties with sugar

Why it’s time to cut ties with sugar

Ericka Rofino, Contributor
February 25
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

For a little over two months now, I have been completely sugar free.

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What I learned when I said ‘yes’ to spin class

What I learned when I said ‘yes’ to spin class

Lauren Woods, Lifestyle Editor
February 12
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

The second we started pedaling my butt went numb, but that was to be expected. What I wasn't expecting was how quickly I started sweating and gasping for air.

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Get back into shape with UMass group fitness

Get back into shape with UMass group fitness

Alex Pigeon, Writer
November 30
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

Here's the inside scoop the best group fitness classes at the Rec Center.

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How to plan your first Friendsgiving

How to plan your first Friendsgiving

Kate Ferrante, Amherst Wire TV Producer
November 18
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

Think of it as a Thanksgiving pregame.

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LimeRed TeaHouse brews best bubble tea in town

LimeRed TeaHouse brews best bubble tea in town

Hae Young Yoo, Editor in Chief
April 1
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

A customer starts by picking a base, either bubble tea or milk tea, and deciding if he wants it hot or cold.

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New England’s new brews: fall offers a variety of seasonal beers

New England’s new brews: fall offers a variety of seasonal beers

Paul Bagnall, Writer
November 5
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

Fall in New England means football season, ripe apples, and a grand selection of seasonal beers to pick up as the leaves change colors.

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What kind of milk will you leave for Santa?

What kind of milk will you leave for Santa?

Hae Young Yoo, Editor in Chief
December 15
Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle

This year, give Santa something new to try. Instead of regular old cow’s milk, surprise Santa with one of the many delicious and nutritious varieties of non-dairy milk.

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