’Tis the season to eat, drink — and do etymology! If you’re like me and combine your love of travel with loving to eat, you’ll enjoy this story. Actually, I find the whole topic of language and the origin of words and phrases (especially about food) fascinating. Whether you enjoy Danish pastry, cobbler, Crêpes suzette or sometimes having to eat your words, have fun with this article.
I got a gift from Roy! Strange but true, my friend Roy knows I am a Roy’s Restaurant fan so he gets a kick out of buying me a holiday gift card from Roy’s each year. He signs the card “from your two favorite Roys”! Wonderful to have friends named Roy :) This year my friend Roy got lucky!
When traveling, some travelers use McDonalds as a gauge for how expensive a place is to visit. They equate the cost of items on a McDonalds menu with the cost of living in that location. Other travelers pop into a McDonalds to see if any interesting local foods are on the menu, foods they can’t order from a US McDonalds menu. And though I rarely pop into a McDonalds, the more I read about some of the local items on their menus that I’ve missed in my travels, I’m thinking I just might start checking out McDonalds menus when I visit a place. Continue reading
One restaurant for me that always gets it right is Roy’s. I’ve been a fan of Roy’s for many years now. No matter which Roy’s I go to, it’s always a wonderful experience. I’ve even hosted big birthday celebrations at Roy’s and if I do say so myself, they’ve become events that are talked about for years.
Last time Roy’s had their classic special offer I took advantage of it. A few things surprised me. I went on a Sunday night and the place was packed. In talking with the staff it seems that these offers are bringing in customers who have never been to Roy’s before. I’d think that’s the purpose of promotions such as these. I’ve been a long-time Roy’s fan and can’t even recall my first time. For sure though, this time I’m making a reservation! Continue reading
Roy’s has a great deal right now, and I’m definitely taking advantage of it. One of my all-time favorite desserts, which is also my favorite Roy’s classic, is on sale. If you’ve never had Roy’s Souffle, you must! One restaurant for me that always gets it right is Roy’s. I’ve been a fan of Roy’s for many years now. No matter which Roy’s I go to, it’s always a wonderful experience. I’ve even hosted big birthday celebrations at Roy’s and if I do say so myself, they’ve become events that are talked about for years. I’m shifting my Roy’s nights to Sunday, for sure!