Volusia Dining Days

Volusia Dining Days (September 13 – 22) is a 10-day celebration of culinary excellence for Volusia restaurants. During VDD, participating restaurants offer special three-course menu options and fixed pricing, a great opportunity for residents and visitors alike to indulge in the area’s finest cuisine! No reservations, tickets or passes required. Pricing for the event is $10-$15 for a 2-course lunch, and $20,$25, $30 or $35 … Continue reading Volusia Dining Days

W.I.N.E. – Women into Networking Every Day

Join the ladies of East Coast Current at an exclusive women’s networking event on Monday, September 23, 2019 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Half Wall on State Road 44 in New Smyrna Beach. September 23 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM @ Half Wall 44 Your $5 cash admission includes complimentary appetizers from the chefs at The Half Wall, drink specials, live entertainment, a … Continue reading W.I.N.E. – Women into Networking Every Day

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Biscuits with Hot Honey

Sweet, Savory and Delicious! Find More at TheCrumbyKitchen.com It has taken 30-ish years, but I’m finally in love with honey. I’m not sure what took so long, since there are plenty of iffy foods I came around to a lot quicker. Local honey, fruity honey, honeycomb – it wasn’t until I discovered Bee Harmony Honey that I looked forward to licking it from a spoon. … Continue reading Buttermilk Fried Chicken Biscuits with Hot Honey

Low Carb Maple Pecan French Toast Casserole

Find More at TheKetoQueens.com Easy and Low Carb Breakfast Casserole We know just as well as you do that breakfast food is the bomb. Of the many wonderful breakfast foods, french toast is definitely a classic.  We have developed a recipe that reinvents the idea of boring old french toast. This low carb maple pecan french toast casserole is a fresh, new take on your traditional french … Continue reading Low Carb Maple Pecan French Toast Casserole

INSIDE LOOK: Ormond Bee Company

INTERVIEW WITH ERIN TAYLOR & GREG ADKINS Photos by Kelsey Walters Q: What exactly does Ormond Bee Company do?  A: This really falls into three categories: rescue, rehabilitation and relocation. Initially, we’ll rescue the unwanted hive. Afterward, we’ll maintain that hive to ensure the colony is gentle enough to handle yet strong enough to survive on its own. Once we reach that milestone, we then … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Ormond Bee Company

A Different Kind of Grass

Everyone is talking about the health benefits of marijuana and CBD oil these days. In fact, I wrote an article titled “Pot or Not” in the April 2019 issue of ECC. But I now want to introduce you to another kind of grass that has brought me phenomenal health benefits over the last 20+ years. I’m talking about wheatgrass!  The Health Benefits of Wheatgrass Since … Continue reading A Different Kind of Grass

5 Best Burgers in Town

Nothing says “summer” quite like a hot, juicy burger fresh off the grill! You can find plenty of tasty burgers in Volusia County, but here are the top five spots the locals go to beef it up.  Ask A Local: Best Burgers in Volusia County Each place featured below was voted as the BEST by ECC Facebook Fans. Be sure to “Like” our page to … Continue reading 5 Best Burgers in Town

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NSB Beach Grub Food and Rentals

Park where the locals park and eat where the locals eat! NSB Beach Grub, located on the beach right in front of Sea Vista Tiki Bar and the Islander Beach Resort in New Smyrna Beach, offers rentals of all the essentials you need for a day at the beach plus hot food and cold drinks to feed your hunger after a day in the sun. … Continue reading NSB Beach Grub Food and Rentals

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Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

Summertime means a big, juicy burger. Sometimes it’s just too hot to fire up the grill at home, so here are the local spots in Volusia county that know how to serve up an incredible burger. *Voting was based on the best restaurant, not the featured burger. ** Burger prices and availability are subject to change. Call or check menu. Best Burger Spots in Volusia … Continue reading Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

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Homemade Rainbow Biscotti

Turn an ordinary Italian cookie into a fun & happy brunch conversation treat with these Rainbow Biscotti! Crunchy, twice-baked, and perfect for coffee- and tea-dipping, these funfetti cookies are full of sprinkles & made with love! Ingredients for Rainbow Biscotti: 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons butter softened 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 2 large … Continue reading Homemade Rainbow Biscotti