The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

Anjy Fadairo, Web Editor-in-Chief • June 17, 2024

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Ms. Day speaks to Hockaday students as well as other students in the Dallas area as part of her role to involve Hockaday students in the community and lead them to fulfill their purpose.
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Fall Favorites TAG


The arrival of fall brings cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice baking and the excitement of Halloween and Thanksgiving. Here are some of our fall favorites, but tag along and list yours in the comments below!

Favorite fall food?

Aurelia: chocolate chip pumpkin bread

Maria: chocolate chip pumpkin bread

We’re in agreement with this category because you just can’t go wrong with a freshly baked slice of chocolate chip pumpkin bread. This recipe from Averie Cooks is foolproof, simple and delicious!

Favorite fall drink?

Aurelia: chai tea lattes

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Maria: hot cocoa

Make it yourself or visit our favorite Dallas spots to grab one of these drinks:



  • Chai tea latte:
  • Houndstooth Coffee
    • 1900 N Henderson Ave.
    • Monday – Friday: 6:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Saturday – Sunday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Hot cocoa:
  • La Duni
    • 4620 McKinney Ave.
    • Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – close
    • Saturday – Sunday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Favorite fall clothing?

Aurelia: chunky knit sweaters

Maria: booties

After doing a little online shopping, here are our picks that will keep you and your feet warm in the chilly fall weather!



Favorite fall destination in Dallas?

Aurelia: The pumpkin village at the Dallas Aboretum is perfect for taking photo ops and picking out a few pumpkins for Halloween carving and home fall decor.

Dallas Aboretum and Botanical Gardens

8525 Garland Rd.

Sunday – Monday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Maria: The coffee at The Wild Detectives in Bishop Arts is delicious and the perfect pick up while studying for tests, listening to some live music or writing your JRP.

The Wild Detectives

314 W. Eighth St.

Monday: 2 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Tuesday – Saturday: 8:30 a.m. – 12 a.m.

Sunday: 10:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Favorite fall movie?

Aurelia: The Shining

Maria: When Harry Met Sally

Favorite fall tv show?

Aurelia: Designated Survivor

Maria: Quantico

Favorite fall album?

Aurelia: Signs of Light by The Head and the Heart

Maria: Light Upon the Lake by Whitney

Don’t forget to comment your fall favorites below and happy fall 🙂

– Aurelia Han – A&E Editor – Maria Harrison – Asst. Features Editor –

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