Whether it was the hilarious antics of the Griswolds as they took their vacation in the family station wagon or the Brady Bunch getting stranded in a ghost town on their way to the Grand Canyon, the legend of the family road trip is forever emblazoned on the psyche of many Americans of a certain
Growing up, I lived a pretty sheltered life regarding food. We were the suburban family who always sat down to dinner together (great!) and had that home-cooked meal (also great!) or the occasional frozen food reheat (not so great!). Dining out was rare, but usually involved the local Sizzler. Take out was pizza, pizza, pizza.