It’s another beautiful week in the Rio Grande Valley!

Junior League of McAllen Sustainers held their annual Valentine’s Day party at Kay Jancik’s lovely home.  Sustainers and board members that attended were:  Lezlie Richards; Linda Requnez; Irma Garza; Olicia Hinojosa Glick; Eva Tavarez; Cassandra Moreno; Lindsey Richards; Cindee Godinez; Lisa Keller; Molly Grossman; Candie Wicker; Melanie Alleyn; Anita Moon; and others.  It was a great time with delicious treats and sweets. 

Thursday night friends met up for dinner, drinks and fun at Bodega in McAllen and ended the evening at Bourbon Street Bar & Grill. Seen drinking the infamous kiwi martini’s and dancing to the Lost Puppies music were:   Amy Booth; Jason Broughton; Selinda Ortega; Fonz Mercardo; Clara Chapa;Leland Van Wagoner; and Bonnie Cabrera. There’s nothing like a night out with friends, laughter and good music! 

The Josh Abbott Band and many more musical acts took the stage in Donna at the Chisholm Trail Festival.  Seen at the event were:  Ramiro Castillo; Anissa & Dennis Ramirez; Amy Booth; Jean & Troy Gearhart; Samantha & Ivan Leal; Oscar Casares; Jeff Everitt; and many many others.  Congratulations to the committee and the City of Donna for an awesome event. 

Sharyland B.L. Gray mothers will be at Tipsy Canvas tonight for a fun mixer. Go to  to sign up. It’s a great time for parents to bond and let loose. I’ll SEE who shows up!

Congratulations on engagement of D’Ana Salinas and Dustin Arce. Happy anniversary to Shamin & Alex Dagan. 

Save the Date:  February 18th for VINOS located at Embassy Suites McAllen Convention Center from 7PM to 11PM.  Vinos is a benefit for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Hidalgo County where wine, select draft and craft beers, along with local favorite restaurants are served.  This year entertainment will be provided by The Renaissance Rockers and Electric Circus.  Visit:  It’s all for a great cause! Gather your friends and let’s go! I’ll SEE you there!

This week’s birthdays include: Monday birthdays include:  Kelly Fasano; Lebby Salinas; John Lopez; and Rico Martinez.  Yesterday’s birthdays include:  Celia Thrash; Kelsey Martin; Jason Moreno; and Rolando Puente.  Today’s birthdays include:  Wileen King; Amanda Esquivel; Alexandra Alvarez; Anthony Sanchez; Rebecca Solis.  Tomorrow, Javier Barrera; Michael Wilson;  celebrate their birthdays.  Friday birthdays include:  Alex Alvarez and Becky Gerling.  Finally, weekend wishes are going out to:   Lee Loya; Liz Lopez; George Garay; Erika Villarreal; Chachi Ramirez; Carlos Hernandez; Adriana Blanton; Ashley Antol; Ann Greenfield; Michelle Filut; and Lisa Hettler. Have a fabulous week and I hope to see you soon!

XoXo, April

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