Senior menus — May 26

The following are the lunch menus for Thursday through June 2 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Thursday Hawaiian pork, tossed green salad with ranch dressing, whole wheat bread, strawberries and vanilla pudding. Friday Chicken salad, creamy coleslaw, glazed carrots, crackers, cherry cobbler. Tuesday Spaghetti and sauce, salad and dressing, spinach, garlic bread, pear cobbler. Wednesday […]

12-9 Senior menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Sausage and biscuit sandwich, grape juice, milk Lunch: Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, whole-wheat rolls, orange slices, milk Friday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, orange juice, milk Lunch: Pizza, garden salad, ranch dressing, fruit, milk Monday Breakfast: Hot or cold cereal, graham, crackers, bananas, juice, milk Lunch: Steak fingers, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, […]

12-9 School menus

Tucumcari Thursday Breakfast: Sausage and biscuit sandwich, grape juice, milk Lunch: Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, whole-wheat rolls, orange slices, milk Friday Breakfast: Breakfast pizza, orange juice, milk Lunch: Pizza, garden salad, ranch dressing, fruit, milk Monday Breakfast: Hot or cold cereal, graham, crackers, bananas, juice, milk Lunch: Steak fingers, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, […]

School menus

TucumcariThursdayBreakfast: Cinnamon glazed French toast, apples, milkLunch: Pepperoni pizza, garden salad with ranch dressing, fruited Jell-o, milk.MondayBreakfast: Oatmeal, whole wheat toast, apricots, milkLunch: Chicken nuggets with mashed potatoes, gravy, whole-wheat roll, peaches, milk.TuesdayBreakfast: Egg, cheese, English muffin, apple juice, milk.Lunch: Barbecue pork ribs, potato salad, baked beans, sliced pears, milk.WednesdayBreakfast: Breakfast burrito with salsa, orange […]

Senior Center Menu for July 6-10

The following are the lunch menus for July 6-10 for the Tucumcari Senior Center. Monday Chicken Fried Steak, mashed potatoes, peas, whole-wheat roll, pineapple, milk.

‘I can’t believe I ate the whole thing’

by Leonard Lauriault There’s a TV commercial in which an obviously miserable person says, “I can’t believe I ate the whole thing.” While that commercial may appear year round, I associate it most with the holiday season.

Turkey talk by third graders

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Heaven Chavez, 8, and third-grade teacher Gabriela Walden put the final touches on a flour tortilla that ends up being a tepee. It’s all part of learning about the meeting of Native Americans and pilgrims and what’s now called Thanksgiving. Children have a special way of viewing holidays, so to […]

Stargazing best from the enchanted land

By Ryn Gargulinski Just as my friend in New Mexico friend would tell me to look at the moon from my California yard some 2,000 miles away because we’d be seeing the very same moon, I have to remind myself it’s also the same sky. But it’s really not. First off, the sky in New […]

2/11 Senior citizen menu

Monday: Ranch chicken, vegetable pasta salad, beets, potluck roll and cherry cobbler. Tuesday: Roast beef, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, whole wheat roll with margarine and white cake. Wednesday: Green chili enchilada, Spanish rice, salad with dressing, crackers and peanut butter cookie. Thursday: Baked pork chops, stuffing, California veggies, black eye peas, whole wheat […]

2/4 Senior citizen menus

Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Honey dijon chicken, salad with dressing, asparagus, whole wheat roll with margarine and apple cobbler. Tuesday: Pork posole, salad with dressing, mustard greens, garlic bread and pumpkin spice cookie. Wednesday: Chicken fajita, pinto beans, flour tortilla, mandarin oranges and gelatin. Thursday: Baked fish with tartar sauce, carrot raisin salad, broccoli with cheese sauce, […]