Noodles & Company – Yum!

Noodles & Company – Yum!

Monday we had a chance to try a new restaurant called Noodles & Company, this is a fast-casual chain with over 240 locations. I just learned about it from the Mom Central blog tour though. There is a location not far from Hubby’s work we found so we headed down to have lunch while we were out doing last minute errands for our vacation. The idea behind Noodles & Company … Continue Reading →
FAIL – Amerisports Bar & Grill

FAIL – Amerisports Bar & Grill

Tonight the whole gang went to one of the local casinos, Ameristar, to have dinner at the Amerisports Bar & Grill. We have eaten at several of the restaurants and buffets and the casinos around here in St. Louis over the years and usually they are pretty good to excellent (depending on where). Tonight we were disappointed by Amerisports. Hubby, Taylor, and I got there first and told them we … Continue Reading →
Tropicana Juicy Rewards Adds Dining Deals!

Tropicana Juicy Rewards Adds Dining Deals!

So, I have been sharing with you all about the Tropicana Juice Rewards Program and today I have great news. They have added Dining Deals as part of the rewards program now. This means you can trade in those reward points for deals on your favorite places to go out to get a healthy (hopefully) meal. It’s not just a few places either, there are over 3,000 dining deals across … Continue Reading →
It’s Lemon Month at Sweet Tomatoes and Souplantation!

It’s Lemon Month at Sweet Tomatoes and Souplantation!

Lemons are taking over Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes this April and guests can look forward to lemon-inspired menu items all month long. From Tangy Lemon Muffins to Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup, it’s a lemon lover’s dream! Back by popular demand is a guest favorite, Summer Lemon with Spiced Pecans Tossed Salad. The combination of Spring greens, spiced pecans, blue cheese crumbles, sweet craisins, and lemon vinaigrette is so good, you’ll … Continue Reading →
Potato Fest at Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes (giveaway)

Potato Fest at Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes (giveaway)

One potato, two potato, three potato, four! It’s Potato Fest all thru February at Sweet Tomatoes/Souplantation! I have to admit I love potatoes – mashed potatoes are actually my all-time favorite food to eat. Potatoes are a good source of vitamins C and B6 and a source of potassium. I think one of the best things about potatoes is how versatile they can be, and this month Sweet Tomatoes/Souplantation are … Continue Reading →
Sweet Tomatoes & Souplantation Review & Giveaway

Sweet Tomatoes & Souplantation Review & Giveaway

Over this summer Taylor and I found a fantastic new place for lunch (they are open for dinner too) called Sweet Tomatoes. We first went after a homeschool field trip with a group of others and everyone really enjoyed it. Since then, Taylor and I have been back and we even took Hubby once (he works nearby so we picked him up for lunch). Check their map to see if … Continue Reading →
Thrifty Thursday – More Restaurant Deals

Thrifty Thursday – More Restaurant Deals

Since my last Thrifty Thursday tip seemed to be popular, I’m guessing that there are lots of you who enjoy dining out as much as my family does. This week I thought I would do another tip on saving money while your out. I’m sure you have seen the signs at various restaurants saying “kids eat free each Tuesday” or “Wednesday is buy one get one free night”. Restaurants run … Continue Reading →
Thrifty Thursday – Coupons for Restaurants

Thrifty Thursday – Coupons for Restaurants

Thrifty Jinxy has started a Thrifty Thursday meme. I thought I would give it a try. I have to post something “thrifty”. My thrifty thing for this Thursday (hmm a tongue twister LOL) is to sign up for the newsletter online for any restaurant you visit. You get coupons this way! While we shouldn’t eat out so much to save money, it is something that hubby, son, and I all … Continue Reading →