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Aug 06

How a Picky Eater Gets Her Own Kids to Eat

What happens when a picky or as I like to say, discerning eater, grows up and becomes a mommy? Is it inevitable that her kids will become choosy eaters? How do you not raise picky eaters when you, yourself, are one? As a family, we have tried many different strategies to get our kids to …

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Nov 04

Mutts Canine Cantina

Dallas, TX- Yes, you read that correctly, Mutts Canine Cantina. It’s a one acre dog park and a restaurant, complete with beer garden.  What a great concept! If you have a membership, you can drop your doggie off to an attendant for some off the leash fun while you dine! Or you can sit and eat …

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Oct 28

Stratos Greek Taverna

Dallas, TX- Stratos Greek Taverna touts itself as providing “Global Greek Cuisine”.  The Gyro was ordinary in flavor, had too many giant discs of fresh onion, and the only highlight was the tzatziki sauce. The offerings are a little pricey compared to other Greek restaurants across the country. The Greek Sampler comes with 2 stuffed …

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Jul 10

Dynasty Restaurant

Racine, WI- This is a local favorite. Their specialty is Greek cuisine and regular diner fare. The wait is never long and service is always attentive. The portion size is incredible! Recommend: Greek Gyro Salad is a typical example of their good quality and size. The individual portion is the size of the average serving …

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Jul 01

Sakura Japanese Restaurant

Brecksville, OH– Located in what I could call Downtown Brecksville, Ohio between a supermarket and a Panera Bread is Sakura Japanese Restaurant. We found it one day this past summer while looking for a supermarket. I can only review their takeout, since taking 2 toddlers to Hibachi alone is not a bright idea. Even for …

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May 29

The Big Texan

Amarillo, TX- Stopped in to eat at The Big Texan on a busy week day.  The place itself if very tourist-friendly. The decor is western throughout including the exterior.  Briggs had the 36 ounce steak. It came with a  baked potato & cowboy beans. The steak was cooked perfect to order, however, about 7 ounces …

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