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Got Milk?

Got Milk?

Heather Shanty, Author

February 21, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Not all milks are created equal! Olivia Barry ‘20, Analisa Gusmano ‘20, Sara Matvey ‘20, and I decided to try a variety of milks including canned coconut milk, canned evaporated milk, soy milk, and almond milk and judged them based on taste, consistency, and quality of pairing with chocolate chip...

Twin Day Pictures Spirit Week 2018

Twin Day Pictures Spirit Week 2018

Meg Kennedy & Julia Shovan, Staff

January 31, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Features, Lifestyle, School News, Uncategorized

In order to celebrate Spirit Week and The Big Game this Friday, the Mercy community picked out their favorite matching outfits and dressed like a friend. Here are some pictures from Twin Day 2018!

Spice up Your Meals! 3 Recipes That’ll Make Your Mouth Water

Spice up Your Meals! 3 Recipes That’ll Make Your Mouth Water

Heather Shanty

January 24, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, Uncategorized

If you’re looking for fun recipes, look no further! Here are three creative treats from Mercy students themselves to spice up a  regular meal. The first recipe is Analisa Gusmano’s Cinammon Roll Casserole recipe. “This recipe is a really fun one to either make on your own or with your family,”...

Meet the Meatless

Meet the Meatless

Heather Shanty, Staff

November 15, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle

  According to a report released on September 27, 2017, some of our favorite fast foods could have more detrimental effects than we realize. This report took 25 of the biggest fast food chains in the United States and graded them on whether or not they have taken action to reduce the amount of...

Excluded Ella

Caring Clementine, Advice Columnist

February 27, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle

  Dear Caring Clementine, I sit with people some people at lunch who I don't have classes with . They tend to talk about stuff that happened in their classes and they always have jokes and such. They are nice people but I feel really excluded. Sincerely, Excluded Ella   Dear...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review

Savannah Collins

January 23, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story , is yet another expansion to the already colossal Star Wars universe. Serving as a prequel to previous movies, the movie's plot is the classic "hero's journey", with Jyn Erso, played by actress Felicity Jones, serving as the protagonist. The movie begins with the backgrou...

Christmas Traditions Throughout Mercy

Christmas Traditions Throughout Mercy

Sara Matvey, Staff

December 13, 2016


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Mercy is known for its diversity through its cultures and races, but what about the smaller things like Christmas traditions? Christmas season is upon us and instead of eating raw cookie dough and listening to Mariah Carey nonstop, learning about Christmas traditions that our peers have and we might...

Trivia Crack

Kaitlyn Le Compte-Roy

December 5, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Do you have a head full of messy facts? Do you like trivia? If someone could look at your brain, would they find a bunch of random facts hidden in there? This is pretty accurate for me. I found the perfect app for people like me, people full of random facts. This app is called Trivia Crack. In Trivia...

Eight Things To Entertain Yourself Over Break

Meg Kennedy

December 5, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle

Are you bored? Are you procrastinating your English homework? Winter break is coming up, and we all need simple, interesting things to keep us entertained at home, so here is a list of things you can do over break. 1. Paint your nails ten different colors 2. Make friendship bracelets and keep them...

Stressing Senior

November 7, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle

Dear Caring Clementine, I feel extremely overwhelmed and stressed out with homework and college applications. What should I do? -Stressed Senior   Dear Stressed Senior, Don't stress out too much...it's not healthy. Time management is a real life saver. Time management skills are...

Less Stress, More Sleep

October 24, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Dear Caring Clementine, I get easily distracted during my free periods and after school. I've been finishing homework around midnight. What do I do? -Sleepless Student   Dear Sleepless Student, I know how you feel. I get easily distracted too. What you should do is, during your...

5 Things I Wish I Would’ve Known My Freshman Year

5 Things I Wish I Would’ve Known My Freshman Year

October 17, 2016


Filed under Features, Lifestyle

1. Fitting In Isn't Important Like most freshman, I walked into mercy scared to death that I wouldn’t fit in or make any friends (a year later this sounds absolutely ridiculous since I had immediately made plenty..) This (now) stupid fear would lead me into a year of comparing myself to the girls ...

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