I Ate Here: Chipotle Cultivate Festival KC

Shophouse Bowl, Chipotle Cultivate Festival KC

The Summer of Music Festivals continues for me.  Yesterday I attended Chipotle Cultivate Festival KC. If eating gluten free or vegan/vegetarian at a festival seems like a challenge to you, you’ve got to check out Chipotle Cultivate Festival.  So easy to eat well, so many options, so much fun. Cultivate Festival, as I mentioned earlier… 

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I Ate Here: Smoky Hill River Festival, Salina, KS

Smoky Hill River Festival, Salina, KS | In Johnna's Kitchen

Continuing on my journey to prove eating at fairs and festivals isn’t impossible when you have food intolerances, allergies or preferences, I went to the middle of Kansas to the Smoky Hill River Festival. When I tell folks from my own city, which is a mere three hours from the Smoky Hill River Festival, that… 

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Soften Saturday: This Music Festival is NOT for You!

Music Festival Friends

This music festival is NOT for you! I’ve been writing quite a bit this past week about attending Hangout Music Fest, a three-day music festival held on the beach in Alabama. It was terrific, a truly great time with more good eats and bands than I could fully experience in one long weekend. But I… 

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I Vacay’d Here: Luxury Coastal Vacations, Pensacola to Gulf Shores

Rainbow over Orange Beach | In Johnna's Kitchen

Did you see all of the gorgeous photos I shared while vacationing last week from the balcony of our beachfront condo? Well, just in case, here’s another… What I didn’t share was the wonderful experience with the condo rental agency, Luxury Coastal Vacations.  Way back in January, we decided we were going to Hangout Music… 

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I Ate Here: Lulu’s at Homeport Marina, Gulf Shores, Alabama

Gluten-Free Vegetarian Nachos, Lulu's at Homeport Marina

Years ago I visited the original location of Lulu’s, back when it was a little place on Weeks Bay, Alabama.  I even created a recipe inspired by a dish I enjoyed there.  On our recent trip to the Gulf Shores area, high on my list was visiting Lulu’s in their current location.  Oh my goodness,… 

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I Ate Here: Hangout Music Fest, Gulf Shores, Alabama

Hangout Fest 2015 | In Johnna's Kitchen

There’s an expectation of fair and festival food: fried, on a stick, not healthy, definitely not gluten-free.  Guess what?  That expectation is WRONG. Hangout Fest did an incredible job showing that folks like me, folks like you, can indeed eat at a festival. That’s a real worry, I hear it from folks all the time…. 

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