Let’s be honest, there are only 2 kinds of Oreo cookies in this land: Nabisco Oreos and Generic Oreos. In my experience, you can tell a fake wanna be oreo from the real no matter the age, race, flavor, combination, or size of the oreo. Even if the Oreo is a (nasty) swedish fish Oreo … Continue reading Fudge Dipped Chocolate Bites: Mini sandwich cookies (Aldis)
(Sounds like a TLC show, don’t it?) I have to admit that I was never a fan of McDonalds like everyone else. I think I have said this before, but I was the little rambunctious girl who only wanted chicken nuggets and fries. I remember thinking very young that McDonald’s burgers smelled funny and … Continue reading McDonalds Little Big Mac (Real or TLC show?)
One of the more positive things that is coming out of this quarantine is the encouragement of supporting local businesses, especially the restaurants. As a person who has worked in the service industry, I have so much respect for people who grind for and in the kitchens (anywhere really). Greek/Meditarranean cuisine is something I often … Continue reading MN LOCAL TAKEOUT REVIEW: Dino’s Mediterranean Fresh (Falcon Heights)
Papa John’s Philly Cheesesteak PAPADIA Before I ordered the Papadia, I thought ‘Oh interesting kinda sorta maybe.’ Then I saw a picture, I thought it looks like a the pizza crust and not a tortilla nor flat bread. Second thought, I bet this is just a folded over small pizza. I got my order, it … Continue reading Papa John’s Philly Cheesesteak PAPADIA, a pizza folder?
Is there a fire? Maybe in California? Maybe in my PASSION? … But not around here, NO SIR. Not when it is what… -12 F!! Then it is safe to take a field trip to Firehouse Subs in Roseville, MN. Now it is 5pm-ish. Surprisingly, no one is around this off-road empty strip mall. Maybe … Continue reading FIREHOUSE SUBS: NY Steamer and Steak and Cheese!
APPLEBEES: Caprese Mozzarella Burger Remember when you were in high school and a person in your group of friends has a birthday? You go to Applebees. Maybe one or two people have their drivers licences. Everyone piles into their [parent’s] car(s) and goes to eat at The Bee. Yeah, you feel cool. You feel like … Continue reading AppleBee’s Caprese Mozzarella Burger
I think I am kind of Italian. I am ALL about the idea of family. I was adopted which has something to do with my fascination, but more so I am interested in the connection and the loyalty. Family can not just mean blood, but can also mean love. Friends can love each other. Co-workers … Continue reading Let me explain why I am Italian via Subway Italian BMT