Spicy Beef Noodles, Chicken Noodles, and Pork Dumplings at Monkey King Noodle Company in Dallas

Meatball sandwich and lasagna at Angelo’s.

Cheeseburger animal style, fries well done.

Cheeseburger animal style, fries well done.

Crawfish and lobster soup, rice, and turnip greens.

Crawfish and lobster soup, rice, and turnip greens.

So many cheeses.

Cream cheese, Greek yogurt, pesto, garlic, oven roasted tomatoes on sourdough crisp.

Cream cheese, Greek yogurt, pesto, garlic, oven roasted tomatoes on sourdough crisp.

Sonny Bryan’s for lunch. Half pound plate - all brisket. The onion rings are the size of my fist.

No picture but I just killed two beef and cheese QuikTrip taquitos. If you’re playing at home, you have already figured out today’s theme: Lauren eats progressively worse Mexican food.

Taco Cabana pit stop before the show.

Taco Cabana pit stop before the show.

Fresh off the plane and into Ojeda’s for a sampler platter.

Fresh off the plane and into Ojeda’s for a sampler platter.