Retail

Cynthia Villarreal and Ximena Martinez of La Casa de mi Abuela

Mission Mother & Daughter Finalists in Quest for Texas Best  

In 2016, Cynthia Villarreal and daughter Ximena Martinez turned meal prepping to creating fresh dinner options that were ready in minutes. They used what they learned in Villareal’s nana’s traditional Mexican kitchen. Their creations then became La Casa de mi Abuela, a line currently of seven stews and products. The duo are now one of 20 contestants who will present their products for H-E-B’s Quest for Texas Best. A panel…

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Edinburg Chamber Hosts Evening Outdoor Market

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Edinburg

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McAllen

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The bracelets at Jen Zeano Designs define the brand Jennifer Serrano…
Brownsville

Retired Teachers Find Calling In Vintage

Debbie Garcia and Alicia Garza met at a neighborhood block sale on…
McAllen

El Disco Blossoms Into Success Story

Up in his son’s second floor office, Francisco Pulido pulls out…
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