My turn: Breakfast cereal has twist to it

I’m a dyed-in-the-wool cereal-fruit-milk-type-of-breakfast person, but Travis Foster of Portales sees it differently. Foster makes a breakfast that’s low in sodium and sugar, and has protein and vegetables. He says if it’s cheap and fast, he eats it. Travis Foster’s Breakfast • 2 cups broccoli, chopped • 2 cups cauliflower, chopped • 1/4 onion, chopped […]

Cold cereal can’t replace hot breakfast

By Karl Terry: PNT columnist When did cereal get a complete aisle to itself at the grocery store? The selection boggles the mind and can completely derail a trip to the supermarket if you’re a parent with young kids. Not having kids of my own, I get to stand in the aisle and stifle a […]

Feb. 22, 2009 Elida news

Upcoming events Spring break is March 23-27. Breakfast Menu: Monday: Biscuits and gravy, juice, milk, cereal Tuesday: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich, juice, milk, cereal Wednesday: Cinnamon roll, juice, milk, cereal Thursday: Hot Pocket, juice, milk, cereal Lunch Menu Monday: Soft tacos, beans, salad, cookie, milk Tuesday: Sloppy Joes, potatoes, salad, pudding, milk HS: Salad […]

Feb. 15, School menus

Elida schools Breakfast menu Monday: No school Tuesday: Muffins, juice, milk, cereal Wednesday: Pizza, juice, milk, cereal Thursday: Burrito, juice, milk, cereal Lunch menu Tuesday: Hot pockets, chips, salad, peaches, milk. HS: Salad bar Wednesday: Fajita, beans, salad, cake, milk Thursday: Barbeque, salad, green beans, rolls, applesauce, milk Floyd schools Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast […]

Feb. 1, 2009 Floyd School Menu

Monday Breakfast: Pancakes, sausage patty, cereal, juice and milk. Lunch: Chili, meat and potatoes, flour tortilla, baked beans, apricot and milk. Salad bar for MS/HS. Tuesday Breakfast: Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice and milk. Lunch: Bean tostadas, salad, pears and milk. Salad bar for MS/HS. Wednesday Breakfast: Ham and Cheese hot pocket, cereal, juice and milk. […]

Jan. 25, 2009 Floyd School Menus

MondayBreakfast: Pancakes, sausage patties, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Chicken enchiladas, rice, refried beans, salad, apricots, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS) TuesdayBreakfast: Scrambled eggs, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Taco salad, mixed vegetables, white cake with icing, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS) WednesdayBreakfast: Quesadilla, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Barbecue ribs, potato salad, peas, gelatin, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS) ThursdayBreakfast: […]

Jan. 18, 2008 Floyd School Menus

TuesdayBreakfast: Scrambled eggs, toast, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Chicken fajitas, rice, salad, tortilla, peaches, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)WednesdayBreakfast: Banana nut bread, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Tequita, chili beans, salad, spice cake, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)ThursdayBreakfast: Toaster pastry, cereal, juice, milkLunch: Chicken and broccoli alfredo, garlic bread, salad, cherry cobbler, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS)FridayBreakfast: Ham […]

Jan. 4, 2009 Floyd School Menus

Tuesday Breakfast: Sausage and egg casserole, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Cheese pizza, corn, salad, peaches, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS) Wednesday Breakfast: Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, gelatin, milk (Salad bar for MS/HS) Thursday Breakfast: Scrambled eggs, bacon, cereal, juice, milk Lunch: Jumbo corndog, macaroni and cheese, salad, […]

Dec. 14, 2008 Floyd Schools Menu

Monday Breakfast – Breakfast pizza, cereal, juice, milk Lunch – Barbecue

12-9 Floyd School Menus

Floyd School menus Breakfast Monday: Sausage/pancake on a stick, cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Grab-and-Go Breakfast, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Banana nut bread, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: Chili meat and potato, tortilla, baked beans, cinnamon roll, milk, (salad bar: MS/HS). Tuesday: Hamburger, rolls, fries, salad, milk, (salad bar: MS/HS). […]

11-25 Floyd Schools Menu

Floyd Municipal; Schools menu for the week of Nov. 26-29. Breakfast Monday: Pancakes, sausage link, cereal, juice, milk Tuesday: Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice, milk Wednesday: Banana Nut Bread, cereal, juice, milk Thursday: Scrambled eggs, bacon, cereal, juice, milk Lunch Monday: Beef Stew, grilled cheese sandwich, peach cobbler, milk, (MS/HS Salad Bar) Tuesday: Salisbury steak, sliced […]

Nov. 18 Menus

Community Services Center 1100 Community Way, Portales Lunch served 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m, Monday through Friday Monday: Pork posole, salad with dressing, mustard greens, garlic bread, pumpkin spice cookie. Tuesday: Navajo taco, fry bread, pinto beans, peas and carrots, orange. Wednesday: Chicken and dumplings, asparagus, carrots, sugar cookie, pears. Thursday: Closed for Thanksgiving. Friday: […]

11-11 Floyd School Menu

Floyd Municipal Schools lunch menu for the week of Nov. 12-15. Breakfast Monday: French toast sticks, cereal, juice, milk Tuesday: Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice, milk Wednesday: Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, milk Thursday: Ham n’ cheese Hot Pocket, cereal, juice, milk Lunch Monday: Beef burrito, salad, pears, milk, (MS/HS Salad Bar) Tuesday: Chicken enchilada, rice, salad, […]

Nov. 4 Menus

Floyd Municipal Schools menu for the week of Nov. 5-8. Breakfast Monday: Pancakes, sausage link, cereal, juice, milk Tuesday: Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice, milk Wednesday: Sausage/egg casserole, cereal, juice, milk Thursday: Biscuits and gravy, cereal, juice, milk Lunch Monday: Baked fish, biscuit, slaw, corn on the cob, apricots, milk, (MS/HS Salad Bar) Tuesday: Chicken fajitas, […]

10-28 Floyd School Menu

Floyd Schools menu for the week of Oct. 29-31 Breakfast Tuesday: Sausage/egg casserole, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Oatmeal, toast, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, peas, apple crisp, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). Tuesday: Salisbury steak, sliced potatoes, roll, Jell-O, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). Wednesday: Macaroni dinner, green beans, roll, cantaloupe, milk, (Salad […]

Floyd School Menu

Floyd Schools Menu for the week of Oct. 22-25 Breakfast Monday: Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Scrambled eggs, bacon, cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: Frito pie, salad, cake, milk (Salad bar MS/HS). Tuesday: Beef stew, grilled cheese sandwich, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). […]

9-23 Floyd Menu

Floyd Schools Menu for the week of September 24 Breakfast Monday: Sausage/egg casserole, cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Sausage/egg burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Quesadilla, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: Spaghetti, rolls, pears, chocolate pudding, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). Tuesday: Chicken enchilada, rice, refried beans, salad, Jell-O, milk, (Salad bar […]

Sept. 16 School Menus

Floyd Schools Menu for the week of September 17 Breakfast Monday: Scrambled eggs, bacon, cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Pancakes, sausage patty, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Banana nut bread, cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Egg/bacon burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: Chicken and broccoli alfredo, salad, garlic bread, cherry cobbler, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). Tuesday: Beef stew, […]

Sept. 9 School Menus

Floyd School Menu for the week of September 10 Breakfast Monday: Sausage/egg casserole, cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Ham/egg burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch Monday: BBQ ribs, potato salad, chilled pears, milk, (Salad bar MS/HS). Tuesday: Sliced turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, rolls, […]

Aug. 27 School Lunch Menus

Floyd Schools Breakfast Monday — Quesadilla, bacon, cereal, juice or milk. Tuesday — Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice or milk. Wednesday — Pancakes and sausage on a stick, cereal, juice or milk. Thursday — Sausage and egg casserole, cereal, juice or milk. Lunch Monday — Spaghetti, green beans, roll, apple crisp, milk. Tuesday — Fried chicken, […]