Highlights from Friday, Jul 12, 2013

Coca-Cola Recipes

Monday was the anniversary of the birth of John Pemberton, born July 8, 1831. Pemberton is best known as the inventor of Coca-Cola. That gave us a reason to ask for your favorite recipes that use Coke as a major ingredient.

Coke BBQ Sauce

Coke Float

Of course, not all of the uses for Coke involved actually ingesting it.

Battery Terminal Cleaner

Sweet Georgia Peaches

Summer time in Georgia means peaches and delicious peach-based recipes. You shared quite a few of your favorites.

Peach Milkshake & Peach Cobbler

No-Name Peach Concoction With Mt. Dew

There are so many ways to incorporate peaches into your baking and cooking we put together a little montage

Twinkies Make An Early Come Back

Twinkies were due to make a return to store shelves on Monday, 7/15/13. But we learned on Friday that Wal-Mart had jumped the gun and put Twinkies on their shelves on Friday. Of course, our listeners in Columbus, GA, home of a Twinkies bakery, weren't sure what all of the fuss was about.

Twinkies never went away in Columbus

Mike confirms the news


Memories of Breakfast Cereals

Somewhere along the way we talked about our favorite cereals from when we wer kids. Here are some of your responses.




A Couple Of Money Saving Tips

Not all of our content revolved around food this week. We did pass along a couple of money saving tips, like finding alternative sources for some of your favorite shows and movies. The website CanIStream.it will help you find sources for video. And this story in USA Today has other TV-related money saving tips.

And you can save money on fees your bank charges by using a new, totally online bank, though they do have local ATMs. Their website is gobank.com.