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Get FREE Hot Dogs At Brooklyn Bridge Park Throughout The Summer

brooklyn bridge park
image: Public Art Fund

Brooklyn Bridge Park offers lots of things to do for all ages. It’s a great place for families to visit.

There’s a bunch of playgrounds, Jane’s Carousel, lots of lawns to relax on and let’s not forget about those great views of NYC and the Brooklyn Bridge & Manhattan Bridge. Continue reading Get FREE Hot Dogs At Brooklyn Bridge Park Throughout The Summer

An Amazing Deal for 100th Anniversary of Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs

Many of you are probably familiar with Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs, available around the United States and even at some international locations.

Their hot dogs are available at supermarkets and retail locations- both stand alone and in  sports stadiums, malls, theme parks and more.

You might also know Nathan’s due to their famous Hot Dog Eating Contest which takes place each year at the original location in Coney Island in Brooklyn, NY on July 4. (I’ve gone a few times since we live close by.) Continue reading An Amazing Deal for 100th Anniversary of Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs

Daily Meal’s 75 Best Hot Dogs in America 2015

Best Hot Dogs in America

Hot Dogs. Is there a more American food than these super unhealthy yet tasty tubes of meat?

When I think of a barbecue, I think hot dogs. The Fouth of July- fireworks and you guessed it, hot dogs.

Growing up I loved hot dogs, much more than burgers but probably not quite as much as pizza. While burgers have edged out the hot dog for me, I still do love a good, tasty dog.

And who knew there were so many varieties! Continue reading Daily Meal’s 75 Best Hot Dogs in America 2015

A Visit to the Vienna Beef Factory Store

While planning my trip to Chicago this past October, I came across a tour that I really wanted to take. However, there were a couple of problems.

  1. The tours are only given on Wednesday mornings and we were arriving Thursday night
  2. The tour was booked up through winter 2014

The tour that would elude me was a visit to the manufacturing facility of Vienna Beef.
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If I couldn’t get to learn about how hot dogs were made at VB, I decided to do the next best thing- visit the Vienna Beef Factory Store & Cafe.