January 2019 in blue text on black marble background

Leather Bound

Welcome to the new year, which means new beginnings and, of course, new trends! Let’s kick this season off with LEATHER! Both real leather and faux leather are gaining full exposure with both outerwear and inner-wear. Yes, black is a staple when you think of leather and it’s my obsession. However, the most fashion forward leathers are coming in colors such as hot reds, brown … Continue reading Leather Bound

Exterior shot of Culver's Daytona Beach

Culver’s Opens at Tanger Outlets

This Wisconsin-based eatery has officially opened their second location in Volusia County right off Highway 95 and LPGA Boulevard at the Tanger Outlets. Their slogan, Welcome to Delicious, is a perfect way to describe how you feel when you walk into the newly built restaurant and let the aromas lead you to the ordering counter. Known for their buttered bun burgers and fresh frozen custard, … Continue reading Culver’s Opens at Tanger Outlets

array of healthy meal choices in trays

INSIDE LOOK: After Body Meals

Interview with Founder and CEO Kirk Girdley By Tiffany Yancey // Photos of Kirk by Kelsey Walters My first interview with Kirk, founder and CEO of After Body Meals (ABM), ran in the September 2017 issue of ECC. He had been in business for only two years and just opened a storefront in South Daytona. ABM has continued to grow and we thought it was … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: After Body Meals

flat lay of various fruits and glass of fresh fruit juice

Juice It

One of the best ways to get your suggested minimum five daily servings of fruits and veggies is to drink fresh juice. Fresh juice is not purchased in cartons at the store. It is not canned, cooked, flash-pasteurized, colored, sweetened, filtered or preserved. Fresh juice comes directly from fresh fruits and vegetables and is best when consumed immediately (within minutes of juicing) to get the … Continue reading Juice It