Mac’s Speed Shop | Matthews, NC

This week the wife and I had a few hours to spend to our self. What do you do when you have a date night with your wife? You go look at houses right? Well that is what we do anyways. We were looking for ideas to get our creative juices flowing for our upcoming house build. Somehow, we ended up in Matthews NC. We quickly searched for local restaurants and came across Macs Speed shop. I have heard good things before about Macs Speed Shop, so we decided to give it a try. Continue reading “Mac’s Speed Shop | Matthews, NC”

The Cheesecake Factory Charlotte NC

Go for the Cheesecake but stay for the yummy food at The Cheesecake Factory!

My wife and I have been trying to eat at The Cheesecake Factory in Charlotte, NC for years. Every time we would try, there would be a long wait. I am not talking about an hour wait, no we are talking about a two-hour wait. I was thinking, this place must be good. Continue reading “The Cheesecake Factory Charlotte NC”

How to get free food or discounted food from Restaurants

McAlister's Club Sandwich

Try these tried and true methods for getting free food or discounted food from your favorite restaurants.

Going out to eat these days can be so expensive, especially if you have three kids like we do. Families these days are often so busy that they rarely have time to cook dinner and are forced to eat out during the week. This can be so expensive. I am going to show you a few tips and tricks that we use to get free or discounted food from your favorite chain restaurants. Follow along with these tried and true methods that we often use when we are heading out on the town. Continue reading “How to get free food or discounted food from Restaurants”

The Loose Moose Cottage Concord NC

Great Wolf Lodge Concord, NC

Fancy buffet dining inside Great Wolf Lodge at The Loose Moose Cottage

I have, to be honest with you, I am not a big fan of buffets. Especially the franchise restaurants you go to like Golden Corral and Ryan’s, yeah not a fan of those. Most of the time the food is bland, and taste like it all came out of a can. What I am a fan of, though, is buffets at little country restaurants. The quality is better and the place is usually cleaner. Now on a recent overnight stay at Great Wolf Lodge (Click link for that post) in Concord, NC, we ate at a buffet restaurant. This is the review of The Loose Moose Cottage in Concord, NC. Continue reading “The Loose Moose Cottage Concord NC”

Jersey Mike’s | Southern Food Junkie

#16 Chicken Philly Sandwich

In the last episode of Southern Food Junkie where we stopped by a franchise restaurant, I mentioned how I love to eat at sandwich shops for lunch. I guess I am like other people where I have my favorite thing to eat at each place I go. When I go to Jersey Mike’s Sub shop its has to be the #16 Chicken Philly sandwich. Continue reading “Jersey Mike’s | Southern Food Junkie”

KFC Nashville Hot Chicken

Looking for chicken in all the wrong places

Today we step outside the restaurant and try a little fast food. Now I have to admit that I am not a big fan of fast food, but I kept seeing these commercials for this one and it peeked my curiosity. I had to try the KFC Nashville Hot Chicken for myself. Continue reading “KFC Nashville Hot Chicken”