School menus —

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County. House Monday Breakfast: English muffin with sausage, muffins, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Taquitas, salsa, Spanish rice, pinto beans, pears, salad bar, peanut butter and jelly, peaches, milk. Tuesday Breakfast: Sausage, biscuit, gravy, variety of cereal, yogurt, juice, milk. Lunch: Spanish meatloaf, green […]

Searching for a cure for life’s screwups

While sitting next to a 20-something young woman on the airplane, I shook a handful of peanut butter M&M’s into my palm. She said, “I wish I’d bought some of those, too.” I offered her one but she declined, “Oh, no.” she sighed, “I’ve got these.” She indicated a plastic baggie with enough pills and […]

Butter churning proves worthwhile

Lynn Moncus Not long ago, we visited about the joys of eating sorghum, butter, and hot biscuits. One of my friends became interested when she read that the chances of my having homemade butter to go on those biscuits are in the near zero bracket. She then did a lot of research to find out […]

Sorghum, butter makes biscuits better

Lynn Moncus During our cold days, many of us tend to spend all too much time searching for food and eating all we can find. We are certainly busy trying to put on that “winter fat” and avoiding thoughts of getting rid of it later in the year. As usual, this woman from lma returns […]

Summer Menus

The following lunch menu is available for free to children 18 and younger through the Summer Food Program at the following parks: Molinas: 11:15 a.m.-12:15 a.m. North Side: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Damon Kvols: noon to 1 p.m. Dunn Park: 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Monday: Pizza, cucumbers, grapes, chocolate milk Tuesday: Sandwich spread, ham, cheese, […]