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Top 10 ways to ask someone to prom

Top 10 ways to ask someone to prom

In the sixth grade, my English teacher told us to write about an event in our life that we were looking forward to most. While I wanted to write I was looking forward to my wedding day the most, my teacher used her daughter’s wedding as the example. My then sixth-grade self was into being […]

Top 10 Oscar snubs of all time

Top 10 Oscar snubs of all time

If your birthday is not in February, there are basically two days to care about, Valentine’s Day being one of them. While some may oppose the holiday focused on love, it is nevertheless a day filled with excitement, happiness, friendship, and occasionally love. With February in its final week, there is now only one day […]

Things you get bored of by senior year

Things you get bored of by senior year

On my first day of high school, my mother drove me to school. I felt the same lag that I usually felt on the first day; I was excited to see my friends, but I didn’t want summer to end. In the weeks leading up to freshman year, my friends and I conversed about classes, schedules and […]

Top ten Disney unanswered questions

Top ten Disney unanswered questions

When I was a younger, I worshiped the man known as Walt Disney. Walt Disney could solve all my problems with any of his films. I grew up yearning to be a princess and was constantly on the lookout for my prince. For four straight Halloweens, I dressed up as Belle from Beauty and the […]

Top ten worst holiday gift ideas

Top ten worst holiday gift ideas

In elementary school, my favorite time of year was December. I loved Christmas, and getting presents from Santa was great, but the reason I longed for Dec. 1 each year was because that was the day that my school opened their holiday shop. For the entire month, the school magically transformed our science lab into a […]

Worst ‘As Seen On TV’ products

Worst ‘As Seen On TV’ products

In the LeBlanc household, one guilty pleasure that may not be our proudest quality is the fact that we are all users of As Seen On TV products.  While my father would deny it and my mother would shake her head at my “over-exaggeration,” As Seen On TV products dominate our daily lives. For example, my mom […]

Most admirable fictional characters

Most admirable fictional characters

When I was younger, I lived in a fictional world. I read every and any book I was able to get my hands on, and when I wasn’t reading, I was watching movies. The characters I came across in books, movies and television became a part of me, and I lived vicariously through them. I […]

Top 10 things to do when procrastinating

Entering my senior year, I promised myself I would no longer procrastinate.  It was time for me to buckle down and break the nasty habit of staying up until one in the morning to do my work. I would receive high test scores on my SATs along with actually knowing what was going on in […]

Must-watch films on Netflix

When I came home from the Providence Bowl two weeks ago, I attempted to do what I always routinely do when I am utterly disappointed–sleep.  However, after a month of school and staying up until 3 a.m. to finish calculus homework, going to sleep at 11 p.m. was just something I was no longer accustomed to. So, I […]