Floral Odyssey: Exploring the Blooms of Texas

Floral Odyssey: Exploring the Blooms of Texas

By Carrie Dunlea In the heart of Texas, where the spirit of the wild meets the tranquility of the countryside, lies a tapestry of blooms waiting to be discovered. From the rolling hills of Marble Falls to the fields of lavender near Blanco, each farm 

Memories of Mom

Memories of Mom

By Sonia Duggan As Mother’s Day approaches, we gather to honor the enduring spirit of maternal love and the profound impact it leaves behind. In this collection of ‘Memories of Mom’ submitted by readers, we pay tribute to the cherished women who have passed on, 

Real Food Weeknights

Real Food Weeknights

Greek Turkey Meatballs Servings: 4 | Prep: 10 minutes | Cook: 10 minutes Low Carb, Nut-Free Option, Paleo Option Meatballs 1 lb ground turkey 1 large egg 1 cup finely chopped fresh spinach 2 cloves garlic, minced ¼ cup finely diced red onion 1/3 cup 

Amora needs some ‘amore’ 

Amora needs some ‘amore’ 

Meet Amora, a 3 year old pit“opotamus” who needs some amore — that’s Italian for love — and a home. This big, friendly girl has lots of love to give back. You may notice she looks like she’s had pups, and while that is true, 

Igniting a new beginning

Igniting a new beginning

CCSO program offers educational opportunities, certifications to inmates By Sonia Duggan One year ago, Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner announced plans to reduce recidivism rates among inmates by offering a program where they can learn better life skills, improve their education and learn a trade.  

Keystone is a Keeper!

Keystone is a Keeper!

Keystone is a smart, handsome 2-year-old Border Collie mix with soulful eyes who needs a home and family to call his own. He knows commands like sit, shake, down, wait, leave it and beg. This beautiful boy does well with children and other dogs so 

Plan your next vacation like a pro

Plan your next vacation like a pro

If the chance to unplug, recharge and just get away is calling your name, it’s a sign that it’s time to plan a vacation. Whether you envision a trip around town or across the country, getting organized and doing a little prep work can help 

Nutrient-Dense Meal Prep

Nutrient-Dense Meal Prep

Rustic French Ratatouille | 8 to 10 servings This classic French dish is an easy way to prep a bunch of fresh produce that is abundant during summer months. It’s a delicious way to have veggies prepped in your fridge because it gets tastier as 

Plastic Predicament: America’s Battle with Waste

Plastic Predicament: America’s Battle with Waste

By Carrie Dunlea In the bustling urban landscape of modern America lies a problem that’s as pervasive as it is pernicious: plastic waste. And despite the concerted efforts to recycle paper, cardboard and metals, plastic continues to permeate our landfills, oceans and even infiltrate our 

Vintage Trailer Bliss

Vintage Trailer Bliss

By Sydni Ellis Dreamy sunsets paint the sky a messy blend of orange and pink, while sweet-smelling grass, pristine mountains and bubbling water surround you. It’s the beginning of summertime – camping season! While there’s nothing wrong with sleeping bags inside a tent, we prefer