Author: Alan Ball

Tasty Tuesday Part 2

WFXB’s Tyler Ryan with Part 2 of Tasty Tuesday. Here’s What You Need:  8 large baking potatoes 2 cups half and half 1 stick butter 1 c sour cream or plain greek yogurt Salt, pepper, chives Here’s What You Do: Bring water to boil in large pot. Add salt and olive oil Peel potatoes and cube Place into boiling water…

Tasty Tuesday Part 1

WFXB’s Tyler Ryan shows us how to give meatloaf a tasty twist. 1 jar spaghetti sauce 3 eggs 2 cups Italian bread crumbs 1/2 red onion diced 1 green pepper (1/2 diced, 1/2 cut into strips) 1/4 c brown sugar (white is fine) Natures seasons, garlic powder, Italian seasonings, celery salt 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 2 lbs 80/20 or 85/15…

Tips to Make Child Care More Affordable

With forty percent of the workforce working remotely and the majority of our schools on some type of virtual schedule, parents can find themselves needing a break. Finding affordable child care during a pandemic can be as time challenging as a job. A parenting website has a few tips to help. Check with your HR rep. Some employers offer child…

Get Your Gourmet On at Toasted!

Open for lunch 7 days a week. Toasted is located at 10008 Beach Drive, Southwest in Calabash, NC

Nic Patton of Toasted in Calabash, NC showcases a few of his gourmet sandwiches on Carolina A.M.  Audra finds out Nic’s personal go to item on the menu and the kiddos weigh in with their favs.   Watch to get the 20% off code for your next meal.  Toasted is located at 10008 Beach Drive SW in Calabash, NC.   Visit them…

CCU Baseball Gears Up For Full 56-Game Season

Laura Pence Cohost of Fox Midday News Gives a News Update on Carolina AM

Coastal Carolina Baseball is gearing up to play a full 56-game schedule this spring!  The schedule includes 32 home games as well as contests against nationally-ranked Top 25 opponents NC State, Wake Forest, and West Virginia. Health and safety protocols for attendance will remain in place including reduced capacity based on physical distancing guidelines, required face coverings, reduced capacity of…

Clues Your Date Is Into You

Dating during COVID-19 can be challenging enough without trying to figure out if that person you’re interested in feels the same way.  Studies show that looking for nonverbal cues is the best way to find out how your date is going.  Some positive cues include mutual eye contact, light touch, inward leaning, mirroring each others body positions, and removing any…

Embarrassing Dating Tales

Do you have an embarrassing dating experience?  Greg gets a speech on the birds and the bees.  Audra has something stuck in her teeth. Dating can be tough, but have you ever been on a date that left you so embarrassed that you became red in the face? A poll by Digital Hub was conducted asking adults what dating disasters…

Audra Gets Us Ready For Valentine’s

Audra Brings to CAM a Craft Easy Enough For a 1st Grader and Pretty Enough for Pinterest

Audra gets the studio ready for Valentine’s Day with a craft simple enough for a 1st grader and trendy enough for a Pinterest pin.  Inspired by the Youtube channel “Modern Mom Life,” this craft gives you three options.   1.  Keep it simple by gluing a precut heart onto your canvas and you’re done!  2. Place the heart on the canvas…

Personal Trainer Gains Weight For Clients

A personal trainer decided alter his body image for his clients by gaining more than 60 pounds.  He says it was to better relate to his weight loss clients and confront  issues with body image and self-worth. He says the experience helped him  understand that losing weight is not as simple as just eating less and working out.

The Etiquette of Sneezing Into Your Mask

We’re all still getting used to wearing our masks everywhere.  Sometimes we forgot the proper way to wear them. A recent survey conducted by YouGov asked a group of adults how they sneeze when wearing a mask. The poll concluded the majority of people keep their mask on while sneezing into it, which is what you’re supposed to do.  Luckily,…