Food & Drink

Food & Drink

Everyday Diabetic Cookbook for those wanting to eat well

The importance of learning to cook foods that help keep down our glycemic index cannot be overestimated, whether we have diabetes or are eating better to avoid getting diabetes. If you have diabetes , two or have been diagnosed with Diabetes 1 and are trying to avoid having to rely on insulin, or you know someone with this disease, then this book will be of interest to you. In fact, the dietary recommendations of this book could be beneficial to anyone who wants to improve health, prolong life and maybe even avoid Alzheimer's.

Food & Drink

Eggs Up opens in Farrow Commons

The developing Farrow Commons shopping center now has its own Eggs Up Grill for the many breakfast lovers in the area. This is a popular franchise that originated in Pawleys Island and has now reached eight locations in the Grand Strand.

Food & Drink

Buttercream Basics is fun book to get the family baking together

Simply looking at the luscious cover of this book gave me a sugar rush. Yes, I am one who eats the icing first! Author, Carey Madden is well qualified to bring us a book of innovative and inspiring cake decorating techniques. Her own cakes and cupcakes have been featured in magazines like Vogue and Mademoiselle. If you are in Philadelphia you can stop by her shop, Violet, where she employs local and organic ingredients to transform cakes and cupcakes into breathtaking works of art, celebratory culinary creations that tempt the eye and please the palate.

Videos

Making chicken rice in the old days

L.W. Paul Living History Farm gave a demonstration Thursday to the public on how farm families made chicken rice from 1900 to 1955. Farm staff also showed wood cutting tools. The simple dish consists of chicken, rice, water, lard, onion, salt and pepper.
Aria Hangyu Chen ahchen@mcclatchy.com / Twitter: @aria_chy
Making chicken rice in the old days 2:17

Making chicken rice in the old days

Thanksgiving dinner table: food and gratitude 2:00

Thanksgiving dinner table: food and gratitude

Frying turkeys: how to do it safely 1:14

Frying turkeys: how to do it safely

Cold Beer, hot food and plaid skirts return to the Grand Strand as Tilted Kilt opens its new location in Myrtle Beach SC 1:26

Cold Beer, hot food and plaid skirts return to the Grand Strand as Tilted Kilt opens its new location in Myrtle Beach SC