Leisure

Free “Senior Resource Fair” on May 22nd in Buda


 In honor of National Older Americans Month, AGE of Central Texas will host a free “Senior Resource Fair” on Tuesday, May 22nd, from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Onion Creek Senior Center in Buda.  The event is free and open to the public, and will feature information tables hosted by numerous community and non-profit...
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Holiday Recipe: Cranberry Pecan Christmas Salad


Submitted by: Antoinette Griffin, President & Founder, Texas Seniors' Guides This salad has a festive appearance for the Christmas season, but it is so delicious that I make it year round! 1/2 cup chopped sugar coated pecans 1/2 purple onion very thinly sliced 1/2 cup feta cheese 3/4 cup dried cranberries 6 cups salad greens 2 tablespoons raspberry vinegar 6 tablesppons olive oil 1/2 teaspoon dijon mustard 1/2...
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Luncheon to Recognize Outstanding Senior Citizens


The Austin Senior Resource Alliance Hosts the Second Annual National Senior Citizens’ Day Luncheon and Awards As the population ages, more and more senior citizens and their caregiver families are faced with the challenges unique to the TwentyFirst Century. The Austin Senior Resource Center is a group of Austin area professionals who are dedicated to finding the...
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Medical Equipment Lending Program


Drive a Senior offers rides to senior citizens in Round Rock, Pflugerville and north Austin who have no transportation. Ollie’s Closet, named after longtime volunteer Ollie Leppin, will now be the official home of an informal lending project that has been going on for several years. ...
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Christmas Recipe – Liz’s Louisiana Pecan Pie


Ingredients: 9" pie crust 3 eggs 2/3 cup sugar 1/3 tsp. salt 1/3 cup melted butter 1 cup dark corn syrup 1 tsp. vanilla   Mix all of the above ingredients with a rotary mixer.  Once mixed, pour in 1 cup of pecans.  Pour the mixture into the pie shell. Bake at 375 degrees for 40 minutes.  ...
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