• Waffle Champion

    November 8, 2014DishinandDishes

    Back when Waffle Champion was a truck, I could never make it during the work week days to to where the truck usually was or, even worse, force myself to wait in the mile long line at H & 8th Night Market no matter how badly I really wanted to try them. I knew from the…

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  • The Mule

    April 30, 2013DishinandDishes

    Grilled cheese, you’ve come a long way baby. The beloved grilled cheese sandwich has, in reality been around for longer than we know in one form or another. In the 1920’s however with the invention of pre-sliced bread and processed cheese, it really started becoming a staple. Flash forward to today where it is now…

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  • Wild Al’s Food Truck

    August 22, 2012DishinandDishes

    He’s Al. He’s Wild Al. Wildly dangerous…in a good food sorta way. And he has a food truck that serves up goodness around Oklahoma City. (watch as Al joins me on Rise & Shine!) Mr. Wonderful and I ventured out to find Al this weekend at the Puppy Palooza in Yukon where all things dog…

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  • Red’s Southern Diner

    January 6, 2012DishinandDishes

    Red’s Southern Diner 840 W Danforth Edmond, OK 73003 405.509.2635 website (Still under development) Open only for dinner except Sunday Sadly, this restaurant is now closed. Listen up families! You’re going to love this place.  My kids were happy campers …and by kids, I mean “young adults”.  But this place would be a great family…

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  • Tucker’s Onion Burgers

    September 10, 2011DishinandDishes

    Tuckers Onion Burgers is now open! I love soft openings of restaurants. I like to go try them out and see what they’re all about before they open. And what’s even better? When it’s great and you can spread the word. Tucker’s is located at the corner of 23rd and Hudson (kitty corner to Cheever’s).…

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  • Matthew Kenney OKC and His Living Cuisine (Formerly 105 Degrees)

    May 16, 2011DishinandDishes

    5820 N. Classen Blvd. Oklahoma City, OK 73118 405-842-1050 website A month or so ago, I was invited to go to the spring tasting menu of 105 Degrees.  Rather, skeptical but always intrigued about healthy food, I played along. The place was  packed and I received less then half of the offerings of the promised menu…

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  • Pops – A Great Spring Break Visit!

    March 15, 2011DishinandDishes

      It’s Spring Break! Yayyy! So today we defied the gloomy gray skies and cool temperatures and headed northeast of the City to check out Pops.  Our youth pastor Dan and some of the youth leaders were taking some of our kids out there.   That’s Pastor Dan and his look-a-like baby daughter Everleigh.  What…

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  • Eateries During the Past Year

    February 22, 2011DishinandDishes

    Here at Dishin and Dishes, I don’t profess to be a chef, or heaven help me, a food expert. Dishin is all about an education of the palate (mine), and sharing my experiences. It’s about learning as I go and having fun while doing so. Over the past year I’ve experienced some great culture while…

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  • Nhinja Sushi and Wok is Like Fast Food Sushi and GOOD

    February 3, 2011DishinandDishes

    Mr. Wonderful and I found ourselves without kids yesterday after church.  The thought of cooking didn’t thrill me, so we decided to venture out and try the newly opened Nhinja Sushi & Wok restaurant at May and Memorial (On May North of Memorial). Nhinja is the brilliant creation of owners Kang and Mary Nhin.  Is…

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  • Abel’s Mexican Restaurant

    August 5, 2010DishinandDishes

    I thought since I have been Tweeting and Facebooking so much about my addiction to Abel’s, that I should probably go ahead and write up a review on it. Located a mere stone’s throw from my workplace, this place is way to close for me to eat at about three to four times a week…

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  • Mickey Mantles Steakhouse is A Home Run

    July 20, 2010DishinandDishes

    Last week Mr. Wonderful and I had our date night at Mickey Mantle’s Steakhouse. How is it I’ve never been here before?  This place was absolutely fabulous!  Located across the street from the Bricktown Ballpark, we were pleased with the fact that in a downtown area that is a little challenging to park in, we had…

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  • Paseo Grill on Rise and Shine Tomorrow!

    July 13, 2010DishinandDishes

    This week’s Dishin and Dishes Deal is Paseo Grill! If you’ve never been to Paseo Grill… WHY NOT?!! This is one of our favorite places to visit.  If you saw me on Rise & Shine a few month’s back, you heard me describe their meatloaf, even though I am not a meatloaf fan.  But, there…

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