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Lions’ Plate: Foolproof layered chicken wrap

Between classes, assignments, clubs and internships, it can be hard to find time in the middle of the day to grab lunch. It can be especially difficult to make the meal yourself because the dining hall is closed if you live off campus. Trying out a healthy and exciting dish just might make lunchtime more interesting. Even on your busiest day, this chicken wrap recipe covers all of your cravings in a quick, fresh and foolproof way.

Vital Signs: What’s the tea with matcha?

Before heading to your classes, you may desire a delicious dash of caffeine from drinks like coffee or tea. Some people are fans of green tea (which has great nutritional benefits, according to Heathline), but recently, the caffeine craze is centered around matcha. What’s the tea with matcha? Here are the benefits of this trendy and healthy drink.

Vital Signs: Healthier ways to order coffee

Let’s be real here — transitioning from fun in the sun to cramming for exams is the perfect excuse for a caffeine pick-me-up. After all, according to a recent study on Clinical Nutrition, 79 percent of college students drink the popular beverage to stay awake, making coffee seemingly the best solution for late-night study sessions.

Lions Plate: Homemade Cookie Dough

With this egg-free recipe, Lions Plate is bringing you the best parts of cookie dough with less risk of getting sick.

World Crêpe Day provides free, tasty treats

Eager to indulge in tastier desserts than those served at Eickhoff Hall, students enjoyed delicious crêpes in celebration of World Crêpe Day on Friday, Feb. 2 at 8 p.m. in the Recreation Center.

Health isn’t always a choice

While discussing health inequalities in my epidemiology class, I was reminded of the times I’ve heard statements like, “being healthy is a choice,” “fat people choose to be fat” and “everyone has an equal opportunity to be healthy.”

Lion’s Plate: Pizza Grilled Cheese

Pizza is a crowd-pleasing classic, but making it at home takes so much effort!

Student reflects on lack of affordable dining

After visiting my friends at other state colleges, I began to grow angry with the lack of affordable, local dining options in Ewing.

Lions Plate: Smoothie Bowls

Now a popular food trend, smoothie bowls started this year at the Jersey Shore chain Playa Bowls. For those who may be unaware, a smoothie bowl is made with natural and fresh ingredients. Some travel to the Jersey Shore to enjoy smoothie bowls, but others have brought them into the kitchen.

Lions Plate: Homemade guacamole

I am lucky that I can say that all the students on my freshman floor were really friendly, and we quickly formed a bond. One of our favorite activities was — you guessed it — eating, however, the lack of ovens in the freshmen dorms made cooking a challenge.

Lions Plate: Quick and easy desserts

By Julia Dzurillay Columnist  We all know the feeling of scrambling to find the perfect last-minute gift. Here are some hand-picked recipes for creative students on a...

Lions Plate: 20-minute pasta dish

When was the last time you had a home-cooked meal? Have you been living off junk food since the spring semester began? If so, you might be feeling groggy and lethargic.

Lions Plate: Buffalo Chicken Dip

Are you craving authentic buffalo wings, but you can’t afford to go out to a restaurant? Are you looking for a shareable snack to enjoy with friends on a night in? The TCNJ Culinary Club is here to help satisfy any hankering — mild, medium or hot — you may have this season.

Lions Plate: The go-to recipe for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Whether you’re enjoying the single life or spending it with someone special, the College’s Culinary Club is here to help!

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