Toast and Roast 2017
Mar10

Toast and Roast 2017

The Wine & Food Foundation of Texas held their annual Toast & Roast in partnership with Texas Monthly and their “Top Texas Wines of 2016!” at Stonehouse Villa in Driftwood. This year’s food sponsors were Bryan’s on 290, Vox Table, Capra Lamb, Lox, Box and Barrel and Noble...

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Grizzeldas Mexican Restaurant
Nov18

Grizzeldas Mexican Restaurant

The owners of Jacoby’s Restaurant & Mercantile have opened another restaurant, Grizzelda’s, just a stones throw away on East Cesar Chavez Street. The upscale Mexican restaurant features meat from the Jacoby family ranch, just like at Jacoby’s. I attended a complementary preview of the restaurant and was very impressed by the flavorful food and perfectly crafted cocktails. Even the chips and salsa, which can be considered filler...

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Rose Room, Rock Rose
Jul10

Rose Room, Rock Rose

Rock Rose has added ‘dance club’ to their impressive list of eating, drinking and shopping options. The multi level club has three full bars and offers table service to include a personal balcony for some tables overlooking Rock Rose street...

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Mia Italian Tapas & Bar
Feb03

Mia Italian Tapas & Bar

On February 1st Mia Italian Tapas & Bar opened on Rock Rose Ave. in the Domain. This up-and-coming area will be home 100,000 square feet of mostly local shops and restaurants. Mia’s menu is a mix of Italian Tapas, larger shareable plates and grilled pizzas. I only ordered from the Tapas menu but every single dish I had was excellent. I really enjoyed the ambiance with wooden tables and bar, brick walls and hanging exposed...

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Austin Star Wars Scenes
Dec28

Austin Star Wars Scenes

With all of the excitement around the new Star Wars movie here a few photos I created depicting some of the Star Wars characters in...

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Veterans Memorial, Cedar Park
Nov11

Veterans Memorial, Cedar Park

In honor of Veterans Day I went to Veterans Memorial Park in Cedar Park last night to take a photo of the Veterans Memorial. The Memorial is not that lit up but this is a composite of 34 different photos with a flash illuminating different portions each time. Thank you to everyone who took the oath to protect this...

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