H&R Sweet Shop

102 Royale Ave., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 884-2118 This article from our local Mt. Pleasant paper, The Moultrie News, will give you a brief and informative history of one of the best kept secrets in the Charleston area. In fact, I was surprised how many locals in my FaceBook group, Charleston Eats, had never…

Squash Casserole

Squash Casserole I was raised in South Carolina by an Icelandic mother. Let’s just say her cooking style wasn’t particularly southern, and most of her recipes came from magazines or soup cans. I don’t remember what magazines she chose, but for the longest time I thought carrot slices were normal in lasagna. She fed us…

The Establishment

The Establishment 28 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401 http://www.establishmentchs.com (843) 789-4028 This place oozes atmosphere offering three unique seating areas. The main dinning room features a pianist while you dine. Perfect for a romantic evening that is cozy and inviting. A bit further back you can be seated at the bar for a more casual…

Tipsy Tuesday!

Tipsy Tuesday! Once a year I rummage through my kitchen gadgets that require sharp edges to be at the peak of their performance. Why? Over time, depending on the frequency of use, these items become dull and irritating to use. They are generally low cost tools most of us have on hand. Since they can’t…

Meow Wolf

Meow Wolf 1352 Rufina Circle, Santa Fe, NM 87507 (505) 395-6369 http://www.meowwolf.com It’s a rainy day in Charleston and I started thinking about how perfect it would be to have a Meow Wolf here locally! We traveled to Santa Fe, NM back in 2018, and I still enjoy looking at our pictures from this venue.…

VIP Bistro

VIP Bistro 616 Meeting Street Suite A, Charleston, SC 29403 http://www.facebook.com/616VIPBistro/ (843) 203-3155 This eclectic bistro is located at the end of a little strip mall and away from the crowds. It is a casual eatery with sweet touches of fresh flowers on their tables. “A Toast to the South” as their menu states, is…

Tipsy Tuesday!

Tipsy Tuesday! We just want to share a simple trick to make cutting corn away from the cob a bit easier. One of the challenges is cutting foods that tend to roll away from you, wobble, or are otherwise unstable. Avoid the blood shed and create flat surfaces whenever possible! We are using corn as…