Julie Niesen

July 1, 2013

Mayonnaise: or, A Jobless Summer

I love projects. I got laid off last summer right before Memorial Day. This is both good and bad. The good: it was bright and sunny […]
June 27, 2013

Cocktail Hour: Agua Fresca

It’s a cocktail hour… with no alcohol. It’s possible! Sometimes, in the heat of summer, the last thing you want is alcohol. You’re already hot. You’re […]
June 20, 2013

Honey Closed

Honey announced to its staff (and to Twitter) that they have closed effective immediately. If you’re looking for a restaurant space, however, it is for sale, […]
June 14, 2013

Preview: Holtman’s Donuts & Salazar

Taste of NFL was on Wednesday, and one of my favorite things about it is often, restaurants preview dishes before they open, giving lucky attendees a […]
June 13, 2013

Review: Kaze

It’s been interesting watching the progression of the Gateway Quarter north on Vine. ¬†When I moved to the Gateway Quarter (a whole two blocks from where […]
June 13, 2013

Food and Art at the CAC

Last summer, the Contemporary Arts Center had craft lessons on selected Mondays. You could learn to knit a project, sew– all sorts of things. Now, they’re […]