The Woodgrove Outlander

Different Holiday Traditions

Written by Gianna Costanza, Anna Cristofano, and Maddie Shea January 15, 2021

The holidays are a festive time of year where people of diverse ethnicities and religions gather to celebrate in their own unique ways and traditions. Celebrated in more than 160 countries, Christmas...

How the Holidays are Being Celebrated Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Written by Lainey Lynch, Rachel Schneeberg, and Ainsleigh Shipp January 13, 2021

The holidays are a time for families to come together, however, with COVID-19 cases rising many are worried about the safety and health of their loved ones as they gather during this season. People everywhere...

Classic vinyls captured in the holiday spirit.

Rolling in the Holiday Music: Must-Haves for Creating the Perfect Festive Playlist

Written by Annie Gilbert, Ryan Wilkinson, and Ryan Wright January 13, 2021

It’s the hap-happiest season of all! A time for giving, spending time with loved ones, and most importantly, listening to some festive holiday jams. This year, The Woodgrove Outlander is sharing some...

Festive Furry Friends

Written by Kylee Harrell , Kildea McMahon, and Charley Piercy December 11, 2020

Although 2020 may have been the most challenging year of our lives, nothing can stop us from spreading holiday cheer this December! Our lovely pets have been stuck in the house with us since March, and...

Sophomore Claire Davison demonstrates how to avoid crazy family members during the holidays. Photo provided by Claire Davison.

Joys of the Season: The Inevitable Wacky Family Gathering

Written by Annie Gilbert, Ryan Wright, and Claire Davison December 11, 2020

For those fortunate enough, the beginning of each holiday season marks an impending family reunion. Once the temperature dips below 60 degrees, there are some characters that nearly every family has the...

Holiday Recipes for Everyone to Enjoy

Holiday Recipes for Everyone to Enjoy

Written by Kaitlyn Brooks, Aidan Leahy, and Megan Murphy December 20, 2019

All over the world, the holidays are celebrated with cheerful music, family gatherings, and scrumptious food. After interviewing numerous Woodgrove High School students from a variety of cultures, the...

2017 Mardi Gras celebration in New Orleans, LA.

Mardi Gras, A Party to Remember

Written by Sarah Murtaugh and River Stone March 28, 2017

The festivities of Mardi Gras are familiar around the world, but there’s more to this holiday than sparkly beads and outlandish masks. The celebration of Mardi Gras dates back to the 17th and 18th centuries...

Survey Reveals WHS Students Most Popular Holiday Treat; Recipes Included

Survey Reveals WHS Students Most Popular Holiday Treat; Recipes Included

Homemade Peppermint Bark Ingredients: 1 ½ tsp - Vegetable Oil ½ tsp - Peppermint extract 4 oz (113 g)- Semi-sweet chocolate, high quality (1 bar baking chocolate) 8 oz (227 g) - White chocolate,...

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