Lifestyles

“Ask Tencha”

“Behind every well-behaved child is a mother with her chancla…” asktencha@gmail.com Q. Dear Tencha, I am already in my late sixties and I met a nice woman. She’s in her fifties, beautiful, smart, and funny. I have taken her out to dinner on more than one occasion and she is a wonderful conversationalist, but I…

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Food from the Heart

Sharing recipes with people who love eating delicious meals! By Teresa Villarreal tvillarreal@fncnow.com Spinach Crescent roll Appetizers These snacks are perfect for those who crave a little something while that delicious turkey is baking in the oven. Tasty and easy to make, these munchies are perfect for any gathering! INGREDIENTS: 1 package (10 ounces) chopped…

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CRAFTER’S CORNER

It’s time to let your creativity shine! By Teresa Villarreal tvillarreal@fncnow.com DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece This week’s craft is perfect as table décor for a Thanksgiving feast! Simple, lovely, and adds a touch of whimsy to any family gathering. For this project you will need: 1 small baking pumpkin Floral foam Floral Bouquet (Fall arrangement)…

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“Ask Tencha”

 “Behind every well-behaved child is a mother with her chancla…” asktencha@gmail.com Q. Dear Tencha, It wasn’t easy getting through Halloween this year. I lost my brother this spring, and he loved celebrating Halloween. Anything scary or creepy, he would watch it or buy it. He was my favorite older brother, and although I’m not supposed…

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Food from the Heart

Sharing recipes with people who love eating delicious meals! By Teresa Villarreal tvillarreal@fncnow.com Turkey Taco Calzone Here’s a fun and interesting recipe for those who crave Mexican and Italian food! Made with lean, turkey meat, this savory dish may surprise you with its rich flavor. Why not give it a try? INGREDIENTS: 1 lb ground…

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Cradle Call

Weslyn Jolene Segura The staff at the Frio-Nueces Current welcomes the newest member of their newspaper family, Weslyn Jolene Segura. Weslyn is the daughter of Chief Staff Writer Breyana Segura and husband, Wayne; she was born at 4:11 p.m. on Saturday, October 26 at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. She weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz.…

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The Bible And The Headlines: News You Can Use

By David Bachelor, PhD I am told it is always hard to be a widow, but during the winter holiday season, it is particularly hard.  Post-daylight savings time means the nights are longer, and colder. The warmth of family gatherings trigger memories of previous years, when the widow’s husband was still present. Even eating, (and…

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Engagement announcement

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Moses of Pearsall, Texas are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Sarah Elizabeth, to Alec Winfrey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Winfrey of Seminole, Texas.  Sarah is a 2015 graduate of Pearsall High School and a 2018 graduate of Texas Tech University with a degree in Natural…

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CRAFTER’S CORNER

It’s time to let your creativity shine! By Teresa Villarreal tvillarreal@fncnow.com DIY Thanksgiving Ornament Treats This week’s craft is a sweet, treat that is kid-friendly and very easy to make! Perfect as gifts, share your creativity with family or friends. For this project you will need: Clear, round, disc plastic ornaments (Available at Dollar Tree)…

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Food from the Heart

Sharing recipes with people who love eating delicious meals! By Teresa Villarreal tvillarreal@fncnow.com Buffalo Chicken Halloween Dip This appetizer is great any time of year, but scaring up a bit of creativity makes this dish perfect for Halloween night! INGREDIENTS: 2 cups chicken, cooked and shredded 8 oz cream cheese, softened ½ cup Monterey jack…

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