One of the side effects of my wife's pregnancy was an unfortunate aversion to chicken. She couldn't be near it for months before our Jack was born. So we went from long standing to long suffering customers hoping that eventually that reaction would pass. Oh, I sneaked through your drive-thru now and again, waved at my favorite team and manager, Phil and company at your Spanish Fort, Alabama Restau... read more >
I visited the Chick-fil-A at La Plata, MD on Tuesday, November 20. After driving 7 hours to visit family, my children and I stopped with 4 hours left on our drive. While there, my 3 year old son became very cranky, so I hastily left. I was very distracted and tired. When I left, my diaper bag containing my wallet was still hanging on the back of my chair. I did not notice until Wednesday evening, ... read more >
Eating Chick-fil-A to Lose Weight: My Success Story
It began as a little extra meat on my bones, or so I thought. "Alton, you're not big, you're just big boned," said my mom for perhaps the millionth time. I thought to myself, "Are my bones really bigger than everyone else's? But if momma says they are, then this must be true." - and I continued eating my fast-food order foll... read more >
Travelling from Texas to Ft. Myers, Florida for the prestigious COP Classic, our team needed a friendly, familiar, nutritious place to feed our famished squad before our first round game. The vote was unanimous - Chick-fil-A. With an entourage of hungry coaches, trainers, managers and players ranging from 6’9” 250 lbs. on down you can imagine the chaos when we ordered. The crew at the Chick-fil-... read more >
The Chick-fil-A restaurant in Pace, Florida was just about to open when I took my daughter to interview for a position. She was 16 years old and a rising senior in high school. While we knew that working there would be a good part-time job, little did we know that it would be such a supportive aid to her education.
Katie worked at the Pace store part-time through her senior year and then her f... read more >
I was a single guy just out for lunch at Chick-fil-A. I was having a bad day and eating Chick-fil-A was really brightening my day, so I took a picture of my lunch and posted it to Facebook. Later that night I received a comment to my post from an old friend who said that she was jealous. I innocently invited to take her to Chick-fil-A if she drove the 2 hours from where she lived to visit me.
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In the mid 1990's, my cousin, Connie, was trying to have another baby. She already had two healthy little boys, but suffered two heartbreaking miscarriages a couple of years after their birth. She began going to a specialist and soon after, became pregnant again and found she was to have a baby girl! How excited we were to hear of the upcoming bundle of joy to be named Emily Ann.
Everything se... read more >
I guess you could say that February 10, 2004 was not my best day. While my day started out as a routine business day, it ended in tragedy that changed my life forever.
While parking my vehicle at a hotel, an assailant jumped into the front seat of my vehicle, put a gun to my head and demanded money. I grabbed the gun while it was still in the assailant’s hand and noticed a second armed person app... read more >