Feb. 24, 2008 School Lunch Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Grilled chicken sandwich, pork and beans, lettuce and pickle chips, vanilla cookie and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Egg biscuit, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken and cheese quesadilla, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, Jell-O cup, fruit and milk. […]

Feb. 17, 2008 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Closed in observance of the Presidents Day Holiday. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon French toast, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Beef soft taco, salsa, Spanish rice, lettuce and tomato, mixed fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Hawaiian chicken, steamed rice, green beans, […]

Feb. 10, 2008 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Waffles and graham crackers, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Bean and cheese burrito, Spanish rice, lettuce, tomato, ranch dressing, fruit cup and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Pig in a blanket, potato patty, steamed broccoli, Jell-O cup and milk. Wednesday: […]

Feb. 3, 2008 School Calendar

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffins, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Frito pie, carrots and dip, applesauce, cookie and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — English muffin with sausage pattie, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Super spud, garden salad, fruited Jell-O, ranch dressing, whole wheat roll and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Blueberry […]

Jan. 27, 2008 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Grilled chicken sandwich, ranch beans, lettuce and pickle chips, vanilla cookie and milk. Tuesday: Egg biscuit, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch —Chicken and cheese quesadilla, salsa, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, Jell-o cup, fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

Jan. 20, 2008 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Closed in observance of Martin Luther King. Jr. Day. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon French toast, cereal or toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Beef soft taco, salsa, Spanish rice, lettuce and tomato, mixed fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cereal or toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Hawaiian chicken, steamed […]

Jan. 13, 2008 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Waffles and graham cracker, cereal or toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Bean and cheese burrito, Spanish rice, green beans, fruit cup and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll, cereal, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Pig in a blanket, potato patty, steamed broccoli, Jell-O cup, fruit and milk. Wednesday: […]

Tough times will eventually pass

By Grant McGee: Columnist To me, a good Christmas is about lifting your spirits. A good Christmas is about smiles and sharing and stuff. The presents, the food and all the other Christmasy things are just icing on the cake. What was your best Christmas ever? I’d have to say mine was 23 years ago. […]

10-28 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — Blueberry sausage pancake on a stick, juice and milk. Lunch — Ravioli, garden salad, breadstick, frozen juice bar and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, juice and milk. Lunch — Macaroni and cheese with ham, green beans, gelatin cup, mixed fruit and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — French toast, cinnamon applesauce, […]

Oct. 7 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Bean and cheese burrito, salsa, Spanish rice, corn on the cob, orange slices and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Fruited yogurt, graham crackers, juice and milk. Lunch — Teriyaki rice bowl with chicken dippers, steamed veggies, applesauce, fortune cookie and […]

Sept. 2 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Closed for Labor Day. Tuesday: Breakfast — Blueberry sausage pancake on a stick, juice and milk. Lunch — Nachos, salad, Spanish rice, diced peaches, graham crackers and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — French toast, juice and milk. Lunch — Hawaiian chicken, steamed rice, peas, Jell-O cake, roll and milk. Thursday: Breakfast — Egg […]

8-19 School Menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast — French toast, juice, milk. Lunch — Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, roll and milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, juice, milk. Lunch — Tacos, salsa, spanish rice, banana pudding and milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast tacos, juice, milk. Lunch — Beefy macaroni, veggies, fruit Jell-O, roll and milk. Thursday: […]

Culinary creations best when well done

By Helena Rodriguez: Freedom Newspapers I’ve been thinking about burnt toast and tortillas lately, staples of my childhood. Before you label me weird, there’s a Web site advertising a Museum of Burnt Food that celebrates “The art of culinary disaster.” My childhood wasn’t exactly a culinary disaster. In fact, I thought I was a master […]

New Mexican cuisine not just green chile

Ryn Gargulinski Real New Mexicans don’t eat green chile quiche, someone recently told me. After thanking the person for the insightful information, I pointed out I never asked in the first place. But it did get me to thinking what real New Mexicans do eat. When I lived in the Land of Enchantment, I ended […]

3/19 School menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Pancake sausage on a stick, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes/gravy, hot homemade roll, orange smiles and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pocket, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Bow tie lasagna, grand green beans, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, garlic bread and cold milk. Wednesday: […]

3-12 School menus

Clovis Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Cheese toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Pigs in a blanket, tasty tator tots, pickle spear, applesauce and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Italian spaghetti, garden fresh salad, ranch dressing, chilled mixed fruit and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Go-gurt and toast, […]

3/5 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: Breakfast —Go-gurt and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Egg roll, steamed rice, vegetable medley, pineapple tidbits and cold milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Sausage biscuit, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos/salsa, sunshine corn, crisp lettuce, orange smiles and cold milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cold juice, and milk. Lunch […]

2/19 School menus

Clovis elementary Monday: No School Tuesday: Breakfast — Wonderful waffles, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Hamburger on a bun, French fries, pickle slices, chilled pears and cold milk Wednesday: Breakfast — Eggs and toast, cold juice and milk. Lunch — Tacos/salsa, sunshine corn, crisp lettuce, orange smiles and cold milk Thursday: Breakfast — Cowboy […]

Peanut butter a diverse miracle spread

By Grant McGee Sunland Peanuts, on U.S. Highway 70 between Clovis and Portales, recently had the grand opening of its peanut butter plant. I got to go on a tour of the place. The peanuts go in, get roasted, mooshed up, seasoned and the delicious stuff is shot into jars. Then I saw what, to […]

School Menus 5/9

Clovis •Elementary Monday: Breakfast —Breakfast burrito, juice, milk. Lunch — Chicken patty on a bun, fries, lettuce, pickles, pears, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast — Egg and biscuit, juice, milk. Lunch — Spaghetti, green beans, salad, ranch dressing, roll, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast — Cowboy bread, juice, milk. Lunch — Taco salad, salsa, pinto beans, strawberries and bananas, […]