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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Thanksgiving 2014

November 27, 2014

Real Texas Thanksgiving 2014 I always put the date on Thanksgiving posts because I usually include a poem I wrote a few years ago.  Yes, I write poems.  I am also writing lyrics to a song-country of  course- and a book is in the works. Poems present a special challenge because of my past activities. […]

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Where were you?

November 22, 2014

Kennedy assassination in Dallas If you are a Real Texan of a certain age, you remember well that the assassination of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the U.S., took place on Friday, November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas at 12:30 p.m.  I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing, how about you? […]

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