What to Order at Moochies Tavern If You Have Dietary Restrictions

Hamburger from Moochies Tavern

My dad had invited Nikki & I to dinner several times in about a 10 day period. Unfortunately, Nikki was dealing with a flare up and wasn’t ready to eat anything at a restaurant. We also needed new establishments to try. Last weekend, we were finally able to take our dad up on his offer. … Read moreWhat to Order at Moochies Tavern If You Have Dietary Restrictions

What to Order at Midwood Smokehouse if You Have Dietary Restrictions

Burnt Ends from Midwood Smokehouse

Full disclosure: Midwood Smokehouse is my favorite restaurant (my dad & his service dog, Caine, are well known at multiple locations). They have delicious food and an awesome staff. BBQ is serious business in the South. Depending on where you go in North Carolina (and where you were raised), one can find one of three … Read moreWhat to Order at Midwood Smokehouse if You Have Dietary Restrictions

Gluten and Allergen Free Wellness Event Recap

Samples from a swag bag

Last month, I attended my first event as a blogger. I attended the Gluten and Allergen Free Wellness Event here in Charlotte. The event features various vendors and speakers to help educate and serve those that cannot eat gluten and/or have allergens. Free product sampling before purchasing, lectures and demonstrations, and a free gift bag … Read moreGluten and Allergen Free Wellness Event Recap

What to Order at Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar if You Have Dietary Restrictions

Bad Daddy's burger with gluten-free bun

On St. Patrick’s Day, our dad invited us to dinner. If you read my last post, you’ll know we were planning to go to new restaurant and ended up at another one when my dad got them mixed up. We decided to go to the original establishment. The first location of Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar … Read moreWhat to Order at Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar if You Have Dietary Restrictions

What to Order at The Burger Company if You Have Dietary Restrictions

Chicken sandwich and tater tots

For the last few weeks, our dad has been taking us to dinner at new places. I told him I needed new blog content once and he’s been making sure I get it. LOL Several weeks ago, we decided to try a restaurant that I heard had gluten-free buns. Nikki & I were on the … Read moreWhat to Order at The Burger Company if You Have Dietary Restrictions

What to Order at Sports Page if You Have Dietary Restrictions

hamburger with gluten-free bun

Several weeks ago, I went to look at a car in Denver, NC. My mom and sister went with me in case I decided I wanted the car. Mine is fine, but it’s older with a lot of miles, so I want to start looking around. I have wanted a Mini Cooper for YEARS. A … Read moreWhat to Order at Sports Page if You Have Dietary Restrictions

What to Order at The Trail House if you have Dietary Restrictions

Chicken sandwich from Trail House

Update (8/2/18): A couple months ago, Jason, the owner of The Trail House, commented on this blog to let me know that they were updating both the regular and gluten-free menus. I was really impressed that he reached out to me. Recently, he let me know that both menus had been updated. This past weekend, … Read moreWhat to Order at The Trail House if you have Dietary Restrictions

What to Order at CharBar No. 7 if You Have Dietary Restrictions

Hamburger with gluten-free bun and a side of fruit

The day after Christmas, my dad invited Nikki & I to lunch. We decided to try a new restaurant in the area. CharBar No. 7 recently opened a location in Mint Hill. They have six locations throughout the state and one in Alabama. According to the CB7 Story , their name has nothing to do … Read moreWhat to Order at CharBar No. 7 if You Have Dietary Restrictions

The Bridge: Small town home-cooked meals

Hamburger steak & fries

A couple months ago, my sister was petsitting for our cousin. We decided to try a little restaurant by their house because the to-go menu said had gluten-free bread and buns. Even better, they don’t charge extra because “why should you have to pay for having an allergy you can’t help?” If only all restaurants … Read moreThe Bridge: Small town home-cooked meals

Showmars: A Staple in the Carolinas

“Everyone loves Showmars” is the fast casual restaurants slogan and seems to be an overall fact. I have never met anyone that didn’t love their food and service. Southern. Fresh. Greek. Three words that easily sum up this chain that has 30 locations throughout the Carolinas. Southern and Greek might sound like a head scratcher, … Read moreShowmars: A Staple in the Carolinas