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Dining, WI, Wisconsin Dining

How to Order Vegan Pizza at a Non-Vegan Restaurant

After completing the Hard Hat Tour at New Glarus Brewery, we decided to grab a bite to eat before heading to Madison for the night. Since going vegan, or as we prefer to say, whole-foods, plant-based, we’ve become more comfortable with making requests to have our meals modified when we’re eating out. With a few modifications, it’s possible to eat a vegan pizza at a non-vegan pizza joint. Just ask for the changes that your diet requires! Dusty and I prefer to do some  ...

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Dining, Discovering, Drinking, Minnesota Discovering, MN

Traveling Deeper at the New Ulm Instameet

We attended the New Ulm Instameet in New Ulm, MN hosted by Pickles Travel and New Ulm, Minnesota.   This was our first Instameet. We love visiting New Ulm and do so often as it is a charming little community that is just 25 miles west of where we live in Mankato. Our check-in point was the Convention Visitors Bureau in New Ulm. Upon arrival , Sarah Warmka with the New Ulm Chamber and Greta from Pickles Travel greeted us with goody bags for attending,  name badges and a little information  ...

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Dining, Minnesota Dining, MN

Awesome Pad Thai at Wok in the Park- St. Louis Park, MN

I am in the Twin Cities on a weekly basis and tend to find myself in the St. Louis Park area around lunchtime. Wok in the Park has been on my resto list for quite some time because it’s ranked #2 on Trip Advisor.  I’ve put it off because I know Dusty would probably enjoy eating there as well. An opportunity presented itself when Dusty and I were both in the area and were getting hungry- I knew exactly where we’d be dining. Even better, we were able to keep our 3 day Pad  ...

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Dining, Food Tour, WI, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Dining

Madison Eats Food Cart Tour in Madison, Wisconsin

Last fall we traveled to Chicago to attend a conference and decided that it only made sense to extend our trip by a couple of days so we could have some fun. We’ve visited Madison several times really like the foodie vibe over there, so we knew it’d be the perfect place to stop and stretch our legs on the way to Chicago. We searched food tours on Trip Advisor and found one scheduled on our travel day! The Food Cart Tour, hosted by Madison Eats Food Tours was added to our travel  ...

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