Category Archives: Fast Food

Fun and games at a fast food emporium!

In its defense, McDonald’s as a restaurant has suffered along with the rest of the industry over the past year. Perhaps this particular venue has had it tougher than some of the other fast food enterprises. After all, even today, … Continue reading

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Sonic app needs work!

On the spur of the moment, I tried out the Sonic restaurant app to order food. This occurred in late January 2021 and I quickly found that, unlike McD’s app, Sonic still needs to work out some bugs! Here’s what … Continue reading

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A plain Jane burger!

Hamburgers were (supposedly) invented by Fletcher Davis of Athens, Texas. According to oral histories, in the 1880s he opened a lunch counter in Athens, Texas and served a ‘burger’ of fried ground beef patties with mustard and Bermuda onion between … Continue reading

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McDonald’s vs Sonics online ordering!

Relatively recently, some of the mega-sized fast food venues such as McDonald’s and Sonics, have introduced online ordering. I’ve tried McDonald’s and found it to be worthwhile, if only because you can check out any ongoing deals before ordering. This … Continue reading

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McDonald’s mobile app review!

As an occasional visitor to McDonald’s, and since we had one located in my small town of Forsyth Missouri, I decided to download their mobile ordering app to see how well it would work in real life. Right off the … Continue reading

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Random thoughts for October 10!

Jerry the Berry signs yet another great law in California! California’s governor, Jerry Brown, on Friday signed a law that lowers the penalty for exposing partners to HIV from a felony to a misdemeanor, which includes those who donate blood … Continue reading

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A wet morning’s breakfast in Forsyth Missouri!

With October 2016 just barely begun, a nice soaking rain greeted the 5th day of the month! I arose early, not out of any real desire to do so, so much as due to my various aches and pains. (Inflamed … Continue reading

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Small town French dips!

I will admit to certain culinary cravings, (even now as the Keeper of Time admonishes me with a wagging finger not to). A French dip sandwich au jus, when properly assembled on a plate with crispy French fries, would have … Continue reading

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McDonald’s please wise up!

What is it about McDonald’s that I’ve somehow cultivated such a raging love hate relationship? Over the years, I’ve made a pointed mental effort to avoid that drive thru of ‘dietary hell’. Sure, I know that McDonald’s offers some pretty … Continue reading

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Table salt. The hidden dangers!

Commercial table salt (you know the stuff you get at the store) is created by taking natural salt (or crude oil flake leftovers) and cooking it at 1200° Fahrenheit. Once the unprocessed salt is heated up to this temperature, it … Continue reading

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