My turn: Smores have peanut butter twist

Peanut butter cups, chocolate chip cookies and roasted marshmallows rolled into one dessert. I had to try it. This twist on s’mores is a Taste of Home recipe used with permission. Peanut Butter S’mores • 8 large chocolate chip cookies • 4 teaspoons hot fudge ice cream topping • 4 large marshmallows • 4 peanut […]

Little effect from food labeling

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By Argen Duncan: PNT senior writer Almost two months into the use of country of origin labeling for a variety of raw foods, producers and stores are seeing small effects. March 16, federally mandated rules went into effect to require that numerous foods must be labeled with country of origin. Included on the list are […]

March 13 -March 19 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Baked cod and breaded shrimp gumbo Monday: Smothered pork chops and chicken tenders Tuesday: Bierock casserole, bratwurst, and swabian meatballs Wednesday: Carved roast beef and roasted turkey Thursday: Shredded pork tacos and roasted turkey Whispering Winds 11 a.m.: Friday: Fish plate Monday: Meatloaf Tuesday: Fried chicken Wednesday: Barbecue beef Thursday: […]

Chilies a hot item for sale

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By Tonya Fennell: Freedom Newspapers Amy Jacoby inhaled the sweet, pungent odor of roasted chilies. As she lifted a hand to her swollen, pregnant belly, a small smile of satisfaction appeared on her face. “I love the smell of green chilies,” she said. The 22-year-old Clovis resident and her mother, Teresa Jacoby, stood patiently in […]