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Take control of your food cravings

by Staff

March 17, 2009

Daniel Meza / Staff PhotographerHave you ever reached for a box of cookies planning to eat just two and before you know it the box is empty? Sometimes, our mindless cravings get the best of us, and it can cause healthy food decisi...

RECIPE OF THE WEEK: 3-18-09

by Staff

March 17, 2009

Shrimp ScampiWhat to get:2 pounds of shrimp8 tablespoons of butter4 large cloves of garlic4 tablespoons of dry vermouth2 tablespoons of vegetable oil2 tablespoons of fresh or dried parsely2 teaspoons of flourDash of lemon juice (1/...

Not your ordinary fast-food burgers

by Staff

March 17, 2009

Andrew Huse / Staff PhotographerAs easy as it is to cruise into one of the many fast-food lines on campus to obtain one of those $5 meat, bun and cheese combos, the many neighborhoods of San Diego have so much more to offer for...

KARMA, PLEASE CLOSE YOUR EYES: Love might be a battlefield, but age isn’t

by Staff

December 13, 2008

Liquid LibraryI am done looking. I have found the one. I just know this person is who I want to be with for the rest of my life.Now if my 12-year-old cousin said this to me I'd think, "Man, the good ol' days of being young and ...

Break from school, hopefully not from love

by Staff

December 7, 2008

Jon Glass / Staff PhotographerIn less than a week, classes will be over and every student will walk away from the San Diego State campus to enjoy the month-long break. Although holidays are coming and "it's the most wonderful ...

I’M A GIRL, YOU KNOW: The season of giving isn’t always so pretty

by Staff

December 7, 2008

Jon Glass / Staff PhotographerI absolutely love Christmas time. I love decorating and baking an exorbitant amount of cookies and spiced breads that are undoubtedly not to be found anywhere on the food pyramid. My dad and I st...

DANG, KAT: Find the cause of your intake

by Staff

December 2, 2008

Jon Glass / Staff PhotographerThe holiday season is here. This, coupled with the upcoming finals week, can equal stress times infinity, and it's quite easy to turn to food for comfort. In an effort to amend our eating habits,...

Authentic isn’t speedy

by Staff

December 2, 2008

Alex Myrwold / Staff PhotographerIt's a tough choice between a chain restaurant such as Panda Express for pre-packaged California Rolls or a unique and hidden fresh sushi joint run by a Japanese family.Most people should know...

DATING HUMOR: Don’t let no money mean mo’ problems

by Staff

November 30, 2008

As the economy continues to hit new lows, romance is still in the air, meaning innovative dating ideas need to be thought of to battle empty wallets. Try thinking outside of the box to come up with outings that are fun and will al...

San Diego club serves adrenaline all night long

by Staff

November 24, 2008

David J. Olender / Photo Editor"Make your life a fun adventure!" This is the motto for Adventure Club San Diego. If you are a full-fledged adrenaline junkie needing an outlet for your energized life, or if you are just bored wit...

Caution: Fuel costs don?t always dictate airfare

by Staff

November 24, 2008

MCT CampusSAN JOSE 8212; Prompted by a plunge in jet fuel prices, airfares have been dropping just in time for the holidays, offering a relatively bright spot amid the economic gloom.But don't get giddy yet.Although fuel costs have fal...

Terminology can complicate relationships

by Staff

November 22, 2008

Kallie Larsen / Staff PhotographerDTR 8212; This acronym sends chills up my spine. "Why," you ask? Because "Defining The Relationship" isn't an easy task. Dating can be hard enough without all the terminology adding stress into th...