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DIY Car Plants

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon Editor

May 16, 2019

Here’s how to make some safe, fun, real, and summery plants to hang in your car.

DIY Geometric Bowls

Lizzie Kristal, Rubicon Editor

March 7, 2019

These bowls are made out of just paper and some tape. They serve as a great decorative and functional place to store anything from paper clips to hair binders.

DIY Bath Bombs

Lizzie Kristal

January 24, 2019

The Rubicon Editor Lizzie Kristal shows you how to make your own lavender bath bombs.

DIY Halloween Candle Holders

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon Editor

October 19, 2018

Make these throwback candleholders from Lower School days for a quick and fun craft.

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

April 18, 2018

Don't throw away old newspapers; reuse them with this eco-friendly origami craft to make a decorative string of lights.

Simplify breakfast with DIY overnight oats

Simplify breakfast with DIY overnight oats

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

February 27, 2018

Overnight oats in a jar are a portable, quick breakfast for busy students.

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

January 28, 2018

Enjoy the morning cup o' joe (or tea, or water) in a hand-designed mug with this easy DIY.

DIY candles light up exams or holiday season

DIY candles light up exams or holiday season

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 27, 2017

DIY scented candles are relaxing additions to any exam routine, or make thoughtful holiday gifts.

Savor the sweets: DIY uses for extra Halloween candy

Savor the sweets: DIY uses for extra Halloween candy

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 1, 2017

Although the artificial sweeteners in most candies could preserve them until next Halloween, get inspiration for what to do with the leftover sweets with these DIYs.

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

October 17, 2017

Learn how to grow a mini garden in a mason jar to keep fresh herbs even in the colder months.

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

October 2, 2017

Homecoming week is the perfect time to show school spirit. Follow this simple DIY recipe for face paint to show some blue & gold pride.

DIY study spaces offer organization in a busy school year

DIY study spaces offer organization in a busy school year

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

September 26, 2017

A month into the 2017-2018 school year, school supplies start to get disorganized. Keep study spaces neat with these DIY organization tips.