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Dine & Dish: Sawasdee is hidden gem for Thai food

...sweet rice & mango.The rice, I will say, was strange: a sticky, glutinous rice topped with chopped mango and a coconut cream. My mouth just wasn't sure what to do with this unusual sweet rice, although the flavor of the coconut and mango was good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-26/dine-dish-sawasdee-hi
Big movie weekend at The Big Mo Drive-in

...Field 1 features a variety of items, including corn dogs, hot dogs, burgers, barbecue sandwiches, nachos, pizza, ice cream, boiled peanuts and funnel cakes. A Hawaiian ice machine is sometimes on the scene.Gone are the car-window speakers that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-26/its-big-movie-weekend
The Way We Were: Older Memories

...30 campers. ($25 for two weeks).We had a spell of rain and the muddy red dirt road became impassible. The milk and ice cream truck could not come for several days. We wrote a letter to Gov. M.E. Thompson asking him to get the road paved. To our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-24/way-we-were
Jell-O's revitalization efforts turn out to be a big flop

...everyday people make fancy Victorian desserts, such as the "Roman Sponge" a concoction made with maraschino cherries, whipped cream and walnuts.Such dishes had been out of reach for many because they could be time consuming and require unappetizing ingredients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/jell-os-revitalization-eff
The Way We Were: Columbia Road

...as my grandfather would refer to him.We would retrieve a Coke from the old-timey Coke machine and get a Good Humor ice cream. Those, my friends, were fun times on Washington Road.Once Washington Road was finished, I remember my grandfather telling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/way-we-were-columbia-road
Back to school also means back to lunch duty

...silicone squeeze bottles are just shy of genius. Each one holds 2 ounces and are perfect for salad dressings, ketchup, sour cream or anything else you might need to squeeze or squirt over a lunch.The soft silicone bottle is easy for kids to hold and squeeze...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-16/back-school-also-means-back-lunch-d
Keep kids out of hot cars

Amid increased swimsuit and ice cream sales, the summer season also has brought on an extremely preventable crisis. The crisis is child vehicular heat stroke death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-07/keep-kids-out-hot-cars
Use garden harvest for fruit or green smoothies

...Smoothies are easy to make. All that's required is a blender, some liquid (milk, juices or water), ice cubes (or ice cream), yogurt, fruits and greens.Strawberries, blueberries, peaches and blackberries are great smoothie ingredients because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-14/use-garden-harvest-fruit-or-
Georgia salmonella trial shows how US food safety relies on honor system

...rural Blakely, Ga., was shut down and the company went bankrupt. Long after consumers ate contaminated peanut butter, ice cream, energy bars and other products, the outbreak prompted one of the largest food recalls in U.S. history.But Stewart Parnell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-salmonella-trial-show
FDA agent: Peanut plant 'not fit' to produce food

...brother and food broker Michael Parnell shipped contaminated peanut products used in foods including peanut butter crackers, ice cream and candied apples. They say the brothers also covered up lab tests that confirmed the presence of salmonella in the Peanut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-06/fda-agent-peanut-plant-not-fi