Texans and Arthur-ritus

April 20, 2015

Texans and Arthritis I have a good friend here in the San Antonio area who struggles daily with severe arthritis.  I also had a friend back in Big Lake named Terry who struggled with arthritis until the day he died much too early.  Thank goodness I have been (so far, knock on the side of […]

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Burrito or taco

March 4, 2015

What’s for breakfast? It’s a breakfast burrito. Inside you will find eggs, and sometimes bacon, jalapeños, peppers, onions, cilantro, diced tomatoes, chorizo, and as many more additions and ingredients as your taste buds allow.  A burrito is portable and delicious.  I have consumed and enjoyed literally thousands of burritos of all kinds and flavors.  I really […]

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Menace to society

February 14, 2015

Valentine’s Day Massacre Today is Valentine’s Day.  It’s a happy day but another incident driving in the city has me concerned.  I fear I am channeling a lady named Gracie Hickman.  Gracie had a bunch of money her late husband made and she also owned the radio station in Big Lake, Texas.  It was KBLT. […]

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Real Texas Podcast

February 7, 2015

Voices of Texas I have subscribed to several podcasts over the years and enjoy listening and learning from them from time to time.  Now that I am on a more regular walking schedule-the dog insists on it-listening to an informative podcast is a good way to enjoy being outside communing with nature and learning more […]

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Mesquite trees

January 30, 2015

Mesquites are trees too! I was fully grown before I came to realize there were areas of Texas and other lesser parts of the world that were covered in trees.  Real Trees.  I had considered the thorny forests of my West Texas youth to be trees.  They were the only trees I had seen other […]

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Asian Sticky Chicken Wings

January 5, 2015

Have Extra napkins for these delicious Asian Sticky Chicken Wings. This chicken wing recipe is a hit.  With the delicious sweet Asian flavor, they are definitely finger licking good. Asian Sticky Chicken Wings Ingredients 3/4 cup Dark Brown Sugar 1/4 cup Soy Sauce 2 tablespoons fresh Ginger, minced 4 Garlic cloves, minced 1/2 teaspoon Cayenne […]

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Slow Cooker Honey Mustard Chicken Wings

December 29, 2014

Do you have a favorite Chicken Wing Recipe yet? We’re almost into this year’s football playoffs and I hope you have enjoyed all the Chicken Wing Recipes that I have shared this football season. We can’t have all these recipes without a slow cooker recipe, so here it is! Slow Cooker Honey Mustard Chicken Wings […]

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Christmas is for Sharing

December 25, 2014

Merry Christmas to all from David & Ramona at Real Texas blog  

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Merry Christmas 2014

December 21, 2014

A Real Texas Christmas A Real Texas Christmas means a lot to us all The muchachos and ninos all speak with a drawl. There’s a mixture of Tex-Mex in all that we say And at this time of year we might holler ole. In Real Texas we’re special each and every one In the way […]

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Crunchy Asian Chicken Wings

December 1, 2014

Another Football Season Chicken Wings Recipe. This Asian Chicken Wing recipe is delicious and has a little extra crunch to the skin. Crunchy Asian Chicken Wings Ingredients 1/4 cup Fish Sauce 1/4 cup Sugar, processed in food processor until super fine 8 cloves fresh Garlic, 5 crushed and 3 minced 1 pound Chicken Wings, tips […]

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