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Guns & Hoses

Guns & Hoses

Dedicated to assisting families of fallen first responders who lost their lives in the line of duty and supporting local police and fire children’s charities By Sonia Duggan In one week 19 amateur boxers will step into the ring for the first time before an […]

Kermit needs a home

Kermit needs a home

Kermit the Dog here! I’d love to tell you a little about myself and see if we’d be a good match. First of all, I love affection! Belly rubs and head scratches, I’m all for it. I’m a sweet guy and I’ll give you lovin’ […]

Clownin’ Around at the Rodeo

Clownin’ Around at the Rodeo

By Jennifer M. Aguilar Most people visit the rodeo for the high-octane excitement. From barrel racing to bull riding, there is surely plenty of suspense that happens in the ring. But it’s hard to imagine those death-defying acts being much fun to watch if it […]

Mix Up Something Eclectic

Mix Up Something Eclectic

On-trend design ideas for your kitchen renovation For most homes, there’s one room that serves as the hub of all activity. From preparing mouthwatering meals to entertaining a house full of guests to grabbing a few minutes to relax with a mug of steaming coffee, […]

Classic Coca-Cola Baby Back Ribs

Classic Coca-Cola Baby Back Ribs

2 slabs baby back ribs Rub: 2 T. ground ancho pepper ½ c. paprika ¼ lb. brown sugar 3T. ground black pepper Braising Liquids: 24 oz. Coca-Cola 1 c. chicken stock Combine ribs with rub and braising liquids in plastic bag; refrigerate overnight. Next day, […]

Live…learn…vacation

Live…learn…vacation

By Rhonda Briggs Every vacation has a purpose. Rest, relaxation and rejuvenation are usually at the top of the list of reasons we take time off from our everyday activities. Scenic locations draw us in. Unexplored cities excite us. And the promise of new adventures […]

Join us and #PledgeToPlantSmart

Join us and #PledgeToPlantSmart

By Staff Reports [email protected] North Texas Municipal Water District and C&S Media have teamed up for a #PledgeToPlantSmart Photo Contest to encourage NTMWD customers to plant drought tolerant Texas native or adapted plants for water efficiency. “Our population is expected to double in the next 50-years and approximately a third […]

The Outreach Movement

The Outreach Movement

Inspiring Young Minds one student at a time By Jennifer M. Aguilar For many of us, high school was a time of feeling consumed by teenage crushes and wondering what kind of car we would get when we finally earned our licenses. If we had […]

Get ready to go Glamping

Get ready to go Glamping

By Rhonda Briggs Have you always loved the idea of camping but not the work and preparation it takes to make it happen? Maybe you tried it only to discover it wasn’t for you? For years, elite Americans and Europeans have enjoyed African safaris where […]

Hungry Grilled  Romaine Salad

Hungry Grilled Romaine Salad

Servings: 2 1 tablespoon Pompeian Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 large heart romaine lettuce, halved lengthwise 2 dashes each salt and black pepper 1/4 cup diced tomato 1/4 cup diced red onion 1/4 cup crumbled reduced-fat feta cheese 2 tablespoons finely chopped basil 2 tablespoons […]